Romeo and Juliet Final

Which event in Romeo and Juliet does the Prologue foreshadow? the deaths of Romeo and Juliet
The setting of Act I of Romeo and Juliet? Verona
Which of the following is NOT true about dialogue in a play? It is always set off with quotation marks.
In these lines from Act I, Scene i, what is Prince Escalus’s message to Capulet and Montague?If ever you disturb our streets again,Your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace. Capulet and Montague will pay with their lives if there are further disturbances.
Which of the following best defines stage directions in drama? notes in the text of a play that describe how the work should be performed or staged
Choose the item that best restates Capulet’s answer to Paris’s request to marry Juliet.But woo her, gentle Paris, get her heart,My will to her consent is but a part.And she agreed, within her scope of choiceLies my consent and fair according voice. Win her heart, gentle Paris. My wanting her to consent is only part of the process. If she agrees, then you have my consent as well.
Which of the following is a helpful strategy when you want to summarize a passage? Use text aids to understand the meaning of a passage.
What obstacles to Romeo and Juliet’s relationship are already apparent in Act I? the families’ rivalry and Capulet’s desire for Juliet to marry Paris
What is the purpose of text aids? to provide information about unfamiliar language
Act I of Romeo and Juliet is mainly about the Capulet-Montague family feud and Romeo and Juliet’s first meeting
Choose the item that is the best paraphrase of these lines from the opening of Act III, Scene i:Benvolio. I pray thee, good Mercutio, let’s retire.The day is hot, the Capels are abroad,And, if we meet, we shall not ‘scape a brawl,For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring. Please, Mercutio, let us go in. It is hot and the Capulets are out and about. If we meet, we will surely end up fighting because everyone’s tempers are running high.
What event do Benvolio’s lines from the opening of Act III, Scene i hint at, or foreshadow?And, if we meet, we shall not ‘scape a brawl,For now, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring. the fight in which Mercutio and Tybalt are killed
In Act III, Scene i, Romeo is motivated to kill Tybalt because Tybalt has killed Mercutio.
Which is the best paraphrase of the following passage?Nurse.. Hie to your chamber. I will find RomeoTo comfort you. I wot well where he is.Hark ye, your Romeo will be here at night.I will to him; he is hid at Lawrence’s cell. Go to your bedroom. I will find Romeo for you. I am sure I know where he is. Romeo will be here tonight. I will go to him at Friar Lawrence’s cell.
Juliet loses trust in the Nurse at the end of Act III because the Nurse advises Juliet to marry Paris.
Choose the statement that best describes the circumstances of a monologue. In Scene iii, Friar Lawrence speaks sternly to Romeo about his feeling sorry for himself.
In an aside, a character speaks to the audience while other characters are on stage.
In Act IV, Scene i, when Paris comes to discuss his sudden wedding plans with Friar Lawrence, the friar tells him, “You say you do not know the lady’s mind. / Uneven is the course; I like it not.” Why does Friar Lawrence not like the plans? Juliet is already married to Romeo.
In Act IV, Scene i, Paris tells Friar Lawrence, “Immoderately she weeps for Tybalt’s death, / And therefore have I little talked of love.” What makes Paris’s comment an example of dramatic irony? Juliet is actually weeping over Romeo’s banishment.
In Act IV, Scene iii, in her soliloquy after her mother and the Nurse have left, Juliet says, “I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins / That almost freezes up the heat of life.” What might this remark lead one to predict? Something will go wrong with the plan of feigning(pretending) death.
Which of the following is a helpful strategy when you want to summarize a long passage of Shakespearean dialogue? Break down long sentences into shorter ones.
Juliet fears madness in the tomb should she wake early because ghosts, grisly sights, and poor air may make her crazy.
What causes Friar Lawrence’s important message to Romeo to go astray? His messenger is unexpectedly detained for a day.
After hearing of Juliet’s death, why motivates Romeo to poison himself? He loses his interest in living.
Which of the following is not an effect of Juliet’s taking the potion Friar Lawrence provides? Lady Montague dies.
Which of the following events is the most direct cause of both Romeo’s and Juliet’s deaths? Friar John’s delay
Which of the following correctly defines a character’s motive? the reason behind the character’s thoughts or actions
Which of the following statements about tragedy is not true? The sadness in tragedy is always varied by touches of comic relief.
Which of the following character traits is the flaw that causes Romeo’s downfall? impulsiveness (rash)
Which of the following best states the theme of Romeo and Juliet? Those who act in haste bring about their own destruction.
Why is Romeo exiled? for killing Tybalt
The Prince declares that he will exile Romeo for the murder of Tybalt. Which of the following is the best synonym for exile? banish
Whom does Juliet send as a messenger to Romeo to find out about Romeo’s intentions? Nurse
Which character is a foil of Romeo and why? Tybalt; he wants to fight Romeo, and Romeo wants to have peace.
Which of the following plays a part in Friar Lawrence’s decision to marry Romeo and Juliet? He thinks the marriage may help end the feud between the Capulets and the Montagues.
What does Juliet’s nurse advise her to do after Romeo is exiled? act as if Romeo is dead and marry Paris
Whom does Mercutio curse as he lies dying after the duel? Capulets and Montagues
In the first balcony scene, to what does Romeo compare Juliet? sun
What happens to Romeo’s mother after his exile? She dies of depression over losing Romeo.
Which is an example of comic relief in Romeo and Juliet? The nurse repeatedly interrupting Lady Capulet and Juliet’s conversation about Paris’ marriage proposal in Act I.
What is erected in the town at the end of the play? Statues of Romeo and Juliet
Who is the tragic hero in the play and what makes him a tragic hero? Romeo; born of Noble birth and has a weakness (love for Juliet) that leads to his death.
Ask for me to-morrow, and you shall find me a grave man. Is an example of pun
Who said: “What, drawn and talk of peace? I hate the wordAs I hate hell, all Montagues, and thee.” Tybalt
Who said:”But woo her, gentle Paris, get her heart.My will to her consent is but a part.” Capulet
Who said:”What’s in a name? That which is called roseBy any other name would smell as sweet.” Juliet
Who said:”No, ’tis not so deep as a well, nor so wide as achurch door; but ’tis enough, ’twill serve. Ask for metomorrow, and you shall find me a grave man.” Romeo
Who said:”Thank me no thankings, nor proud me no prouds,But fettle your fine joints ‘gainst Thursday next,To go with Paris to Saint Peter’s Church. . .” Capulet
Who said:”Yea, noise: Then I’ll be brief. O happy dagger!This is thy sheath; there rust, and let me die.” Juliet
Who said:”If ever you disturb our streets again Your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.” Prince

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