Romeo and Juliet Act V Review #2

his grief over Juliet’s death In Scene iii, what motivates Paris to visit the church yard?
Romeo himself In Scene iii. Romeo addresses Paris. Read the following passage:By heaven, I love thee better than myself,For I come hither armed against myself.Stay not, be gone. Live, and hereafter sayA madman’s mercy bid thee run away.What “madman” does Romeo refer to in this passage?
The tragic hero, who is of noble stature, meets with disaster or great misforture, usually due to fate, a character flaw, or a combination of both. Which of the following statements correctly describes a tragic hero?
Unknown to Romeo, Juliet is not really dead. Dramatic irony arises when a character on stage is not aware of someting the audience or reader knows to be true. Why are the following lines of Romeo in Act V, Scene ii dramatically ironic?
grief over Romeo’s exile According to Montague in Act V, Scene iii, what is the cause of Lady Montague’s death?
impulsiveness Which of the following most nearly expresses Romeo’s character flaw?
Some people will be rewared, but others will be punished In the play’s last lines, what hint does the Prince give about waht will happen to the surviving characters?
hasty, reckless actions may have uninteded, or even disastrous, consequences Which choice best states the tragic theme, or overall message, of the play?
disapointment caused by grief In Act V, Scene ii, the Prince tells Capulet adn Montague, “See what a scourge is laid upon your hate.” Which of the following is the best synonym fro scourge?
He loses his interest in living After hearing of Juliet’s death, why motivates Romeo to poison himself?
Lady Montague dies Which of the following is not an effect of Juliet’s taking the potion Friar Lawrence provides?
He is telling Paris that he is armed and will fight with him and that, infact, he has come here In Act V, Scene iii, what does Romeo mean when he says to Paris, “By heaven, I love thee better than myself,For I come hither armed against myself”
Friar John’s delay Which of the following events is the most direct cause of both Romeo’s and Juliet’s deaths?
the reason behind the character’s motive Which of the following correctly defines a character’s motive?
Their role as enemies is more significant in teh play than their role as grieving fathers. Why does the PRince call forward Capulet and MOntague by saying “Where be these enemies?” instead of “Where be the grieving fathers?”
power of chance The central idea in Act V of the Tragedy of ROmeo and Juliet concerns the
It is unnatural for sons to die before their fathers What idea does the following passage from Act V, Scene iii express?
Hatred between two families can rob people of what they hold dearest Which statement best describes the theme, or message about life adn people, conveyed by the events in The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet?
The sadness in tragedy is always varied by touches of comic relief Which of the following statements about tragedy is not true?A. The central character in a tragedy is a person of noble statureB. a tragic hero’s downfall is usually the result of fate, a serious character flow, or some combination of bothC. A tragedy insolves disaster or great misforture.D. The sadness in tragedy is always varies by touches of comic relief
…impulsiveness Which of the following character traits is the flow that causes Romeo’s downfall?
Those who act in haste bring about their own destruction Which of the following best states the theme of Romeo and Juliet?
because the reconciliation of the two families is overshadowed by so many deaths At the end of the play, why does the Prince say that the morning brings “a glooming” or gloomy, peace?

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