Romeo and Juliet Act IV and V

Who finds Juliet’s “dead” body? Nurse
How and where does Romeo commit suicide? With poison in Juliet’s tomb
Who is the last person to see Juliet before she stabs herself? Friar Lawrence
Why is Friar John unable to deliver Friar Lawrence’s message to Romeo in Mantua? He is held inside a quarantined house, and is unable to leave.
Why does the Apothecary agree to sell Romeo poison? He is poor, and needs the money.
How long is the potion supposed to make Juliet sleep? 42 hours
Juliet asks her parents’ forgiveness and agrees to marry Paris because….. it is part of Friar Lawrence’s plan
Capulet’s decision to move up the date of the wedding affects….. the timing of Friar Lawrence’s plan
What does Juliet plan to do if the Friar cannot help her? kill herself
What does Juliet’s fear about the potion? -She will see ghosts-Romeo will not be there when she wakes up-She will suffocate-It won’t work at all-She’ll wake up too soon
What literary technique is “To paly ashes, thy eyes’ windows fall Like death when he shuts up the day of life.” Simlie
Who says “To paly ashes, thy eyes’ windows fallLike death when he shuts up the day of life.” Friar Lawrence
What literary technique is “Or bid me go into a new-made grave And hide me with a dead man in his shroud” Foreshadowing
Who says “Or bid me go into a new-made graveAnd hide me with a dead man in his shroud” Juliet
Whats the significance of Act IV Scene II They moved the wedding up a day- Thursday to Wednesday
Who is the last speaker of the play? Prince
What is the final line of the play? “For never was a story of more woeThan this of Juliet and her Romeo.”-Prince
In chronological order, who dies in the play? 1. Mercutio2. Tybalt3.Lady Montague4.Count Paris5.Romeo6.Juliet
What news does Balthasar bring Romeo? Juliet is”dead”
After hearing that Friar John that never delivered the letter, what does Friar Laurence intend to do? Meet Juliet at the tomb; send another letter to Romeo
What does Paris bring to Juliet’s tomb? Flowers and scented water
What is Paris’ last request? To be buried next to Juliet
Why does Paris think that Romeo has come to the tomb? vandalize the tomb
Why does Juliet kiss Romeo after he is dead? She thinks there is poison on his lips so she can die with him.
What information does Romeo’s letter give? Romeo’s letter confirms the Friar’s story. In addition to retelling what the Friar had told the Prince, Romeo added the part about buying the poison from a poor pharmacist and intending to take his life to be with Juliet.
How do Montague and Capulet plan to honor the memories of their children? Erecting statues in their honor
Romeo gives Balthasar two reasons for entering the Capulet’s tomb. What are those two reasons? To see her face one more time (say goodbye), to remove the ring from her finger
What does Juliet say right before she stabs herself? “Oh, happy dagger!”
What is Friar’s plan for Juliet? He’s going to give her a poison that will make her sleep for 42 hours and will make her appear dead and temporarily stop her pulse. When she is put in the vault, Friar will have a letter tell Romeo to rescue Juliet and they will go off to Mantua.
What literary technique is “Death lies on her like an untimely frost/ upon the sweetest flower of all the field” Imagery,Simile, personification
What actions does Balthasar’s news prompt Romeo to do? Romeo buys a poison from the apothecary and goes to Verona to see Juliet’s face and then kill himself.
What is it about Juliet that should have told Romeo that she was not dead? she wasn’t pale and her lips had color
Who is the first to ask for his former enemy’s hand in peace? Lord Capulet
How do Romeo and Juliet’s deaths affect the feud? It ends the feud
Who does the Prince say is punished/to blame for this tragedy? EverybodyMontagues and Capulets- Their feudPrince-he didn’t punish them enough
What dream has Romeo had in Mantua and why is it ironic? Juliet finds him dead and brings him back to life with a kiss which is only partially true.
What is Friar Laurence’s emergency plan when he realizes his plan has failed? He wants Juliet to run and he’ll place her among the sisterhood of holy nuns.
Why doesn’t Friar Laurence stay in the tomb with Juliet after she awakens? He hears a noise, hears the guard coming
What does Lady Montague die of? grief for Romeo’s exile
Why is Friar Laurence reluctant to marry Paris to Juliet? He already has married Romeo and Juliet
For never was a story of more woe__________________ than this of Juliet and her Romeo

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