Romeo and Juliet Review

William Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet was written by:
5 days The action of the play takes place in:
Verona, Mantua The play is set in what two cities?
passion The mood of the play is:
consuming love The theme of the play is:
Mercutio The Queen Mab speech was given by:
he killed mercutio romeo fights tybalt because:
the act I prologue A formal sonnet exists in Romeo and Juliet in:
rosaline What person affected the play’s plot but never spoke a line?
fate Romeo blames _____ for his misfortune.
hate, love The conflict of the play is old _____ vs. young _______.
Benvolio Who convinces Romeo to go to the Capulet’s party to meet new girls?
His name is Juliet’s enemy Why does Romeo hat his own name?
tybalt Who asks his uncle to kick Romeo out of the party?
is dead The nurse’s description of the fight between Romeo and Tybalt leads Juliet to think that Romeo:
comforted Lady Capulet thinks her threat to send someone to poison Romeo will make Juliet:
Juliet didn’t trust the nurse anymore Why does Juliet tell the Nurse her advice about marrying Paris has comforted her?
dark and desperate How does the climax of the play affect the mood of the rest of the play?
because they think she is still upset over Tybalt’s death Why do Juliet’s parents think she is sad and crying in her room?
disown her What does Lord Capulet threaten to do if Juliet does not agree to marry Paris?
desperate Juliet’s mood when she asks for Friar Lawrence’s advice is:
balthasar What is the name of Romeo’s servant?
that Juliet is dead What news does Romeo’s servant bring to Romeo in Mantua?
poison What does Romeo buy from the Apothecary?
Friar John Who was supposed to deliver the letter to Romeo?
death What happens to someone who sells deadly drugs in Mantua?
Paris Who is at Juliet’s tomb when Romeo arrives there?
nurse Who interrupts Romeo and Juliet’s conversation on the balcony and at the party?
get married What do Romeo and Juliet plan to do the following day after the party?
bring families together Why does the Friar finally agree to marry Romeo and Juliet?
tybalt Who challenges Romeo in a letter?
nurse Which member of the Capulet household is aware of the marriage?
they don’t really love eachother What is Friar Laurence’s initial fear about marrying the couple?
paris Whom does Juliet see at Friar’s cell when she goes there to ask him for advice?
timing of Friar Laurence’s plan Capulet’s decision to move up the date of the wedding by one day affects
romeo will not come for her Before she drinks the potion, Juliet fears all of the following EXCEPT that
she drinks the potion What is the first step of Friar’s plan for Juliet to avoid a second marriage?
nurse Who first find Juliet after she has taken the potion?
paris Who asks Lord Capulet if he can marry Juliet?
she’s too young When Lady Capulet first tells Juliet of the plan to eventually marry Paris, how does Juliet feel?
a suicide letter What does Romeo give to his servant to give to his father?
their love is doomed by fate Romeo and Juliet are called star-crossed lovers because
they still hate eachother In the end of the play, what happens between the Capulets and the Montagues?
tragedy What genre of play is Romeo and Juliet?
Montague Romeo is part of the _______ household.
Capulet Juliet is part of the _______ household.
Capulet Nurse is part of the _______ household.
Montague Benvolio is part of the _______ household.
Prince Mercutio is part of the _______ household.
Capulet Tybalt is part of the _______ household.
prince Paris is part of the _______ household.
montague Balthasar is part of the _______ household.
Aggressive- “Turn thee Benvolio, look upon thy death.” (act I scene I ) “I am for you” (Act II Scene IV as tybalt is about to kill mercutio) What’s Tybalt’s main personality trait? Give two examples from the play as proof. (4 points)
Nurturing- “Thou wast the prettiest babe that e’er I nursed” (Act I Scene III) In Act II Scene IV when Nurse is talking to Romeo, Nurse shows care for Juliet. What describes Nurse’s personality? Give 2 examples from the play as proof. (4 points)
He thinks he is above the law. Him selling the potion sets off all of the bad things that happen in the second part of the play. What is Friar Laurence’s main character flaw? How does it affect the outcome of the play? (3 points)
When a character talks out loud to themselves. Romeo, Act II Scene II, “He jests at scars that never felt a wound…”Friar Laurence, Act II Scene III, “The grey-eyed mom smiles…” Explain what a soliloquy is and give 2 examples of when soliloquies were used. (4 points)
Mercutio- killed by TybaltTybalt- killed by RomeoParis- killed by RomeoRomeo- suicideJuliet- suicide Name 5 people who are dead by the end of the play and explain how each of them died.
Romeo and Juliet meet. Romeo kills Tybalt. Describe two time in the play when something unplanned happens or fate intervenes.
He blames both houses. Mercutio says, as he is dying, “a plague o both your houses.” Who does Mercutio blame for his death? Be sure to explain your answer.
Most intense part of the plot. When Romeo kills Tybalt. Define climax. What is the climax of the play?

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