Romeo and Juliet Review 2016

Romeo Montague
Peter Capulet
Friar John Neutral
Nurse Capulet
Mercutio Montague
Paris Capulet
Gregory Capulet
Juliet Capulet
Friar Lawrence Neutral
Benvolio Montague
Prince Escalus Neutral
Sampson Capulet
Tybalt Capulet
Abram Montague
Balthasar Montague
In what year was Shakespeare born? 1564
Shakespeare was born in what town or city? Stratford upon Avon
Who did Shakespeare marry? Anne Hathaway
How many children did Shakespeare have? 3
In what year did Shakespeare die? 1616
What was significant about the date April 23rd? Shakespeare’s birthday and death day.
Name 2 words Shakespeare invented. Addiction Alligator Amazement Anchovy AssassinationBedroomBubbleBumpCold bloodedCold HeartedEyeballEventful Generous GloomyHurryImpartialLaughableLonelyMajestic ObsceneRadianceSuspicious
Name 2 phrases Shakespeare invented. All that glitters is not goldDead as a doornail In a pickle Kill with kindness Knock knock! Who’s there? Too much of a good thing Wear my heart upon my sleeve Wild-goose chase
Who said the following quote: “Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene” Chorus
Who said the following quote?”Compare her face with some that I shall show, And I will make thee think thy swan a crow.” Benvolio
Who said teh following quote: “O, I see that the fairy, Queen Mab, has been with you.” Mercutio
“But soft! what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.” Romeo
“I wish I were a glove on her hand so that I could touch her cheek.” Romeo
“What’s in a name? The thing which we call a rose would smell just as sweet if it had any other name.” Juliet
“Your love says, like an honest gentleman, and a courteous, and a kind, and a handsome, and, I warrant, a virtuous,– Where is your mother?” Nurse
“Marry, my child, early next Thursday morn, The gallant, young and noble gentleman, The County Paris, at Saint Peter’s Church, Shall happily make thee there a joyful bride.” Lady Cap
“Therefore love moderately; long love doth so; Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow.” Friar Lawrence
“Come! Come with me and we’ll make this ceremony short. You shall not be alone, until the holy church joins you two together.” Friar Lawrence
“So as the situation stands, I think you should marry Count Paris.” Nurse
“Take this bottle, and when you’re in bed, drink this distilled liquor. Immediately, a cold and quieting liquid shall run through all your veins. Your pulse will stop. There’ll be no warmth or breath to prove that you’re alive.” Friar Lawrence
At the beginning of the play, who is Romeo in love with? Rosaline
When Juliet says, “Wherefore art thou Romeo” she is saying Why are you “Romeo”?
The friar agrees to marry Romeo and Juliet in hopes that it will stop the feud between the Capulets and the Montagues
Through his actions, we see that Tybalt’s nature is to fight
When Romeo interferes in the fight between Tybalt and Mercutio, Tybalt, under Romeo’s arm, stabs Mercutio
Romeo reacts to banishment by saying: it is no better than death
When the Nurse brings news of Tybalt’s death, Juliet at first thinks Romeo has been killed
According to Lord Capulet, Juliet weeps all the time because of the death of Tybalt
What will most likely happen if Juliet refuses to marry Paris? her father will disown her
The person who brings news of Juliet’s death to Romeo is Balthasar
As Juliet prepares to drink the potion, her main thoughts are about waking up alone in the tomb
What went wrong with the friar’s plan? his letter never got to Romeo, so Romeo did not know that Juliet was alive
Minutes before Juliet awakens, Romeo kills Paris and then poisons himself
Paris attacks Romeo at the tomb because Paris believes Romeo has come to damage the dead bodies or tomb
Juliet, the last of the major characters to die on stage, dies by stabbing herself
Arriving to inspect the corpses of Paris, Romeo, and Juliet, the Montagues and Capulets realize too late the foolishness of their bitter quarrel
The Capulets and Montagues agree to end the feud and raise statues of their dead children
Which of the following characters did NOT try to keep peace in Verona? Mercutio
Of the following, which CANNOT be considered a theme or message in Romeo and Juliet?a. love conquers all, but not without a priceb. enemies are worth fighting with; rivalries are justifiable c. death is the ultimate sacrifice a person can maked. relationships are important on many levels enemies are worth fighting with; rivalries are justifiable
Of the following, which is NOT an example of a fear Juliet had prior to drinking Friar Laurence’s potion?a. she would die if the potion were actually poisonb. she would awake early in the tomb and suffocatec. she would be unaffected and, therefore, be forced to marry Parisd. she would encounter rats in the Capulet family vault she would encounter rats in the Capulet family vault
What is the meaning of the term banish? to kick out
87. The play ends in an ultimately uplifting way, despite several deaths. The fact that supports this best is:a. Friar’s admittance to his role in Romeo and Juliet’s marriageb. Lady Capulet’s support and encouragement of Lord Capulet in threatening to disown Julietc. the willingness of the Capulet and Montague families to make amends and set aside differencesd. the willingness of the prince to withdrawal his threats of death the willingness of the Capulet and Montague families to make amends and set aside differences
True or False?Juliet is 16 False,she is 13
After stopping the first fight on Verona’s streets, the Prince says that if a Capulet or Montague disturbs the peace again, the punishment will be banishment. False, death
The Capulets and Montagues have the same social status. True… yep
Romeo and his friends wear masks to the Capulet feast True
Capulet is furious that Romeo is at his party. False… nah he don’t care…
During the Capulet feast, Tybalt becomes upset when he discovers Rosaline talking with Romeo False, nope
Upon hearing the Prince’s sentence of banishment, Romeo is relieved and grateful. False… he cried on the floor remember?
When Juliet refuses to marry Paris, Capulet says she must marry Paris or find another home. True…… and he slapped her around….
he Nurse advises Juliet to marry Count Paris. True.. what a jerk
Friar Laurence tells Juliet that she will need courage to break her marriage vows to Romeo. False, she needs courage to fake kill herself.
In all, five people die during the play. False, 6… Romeo, Juliet, Mercutio, Tybalt, Paris and Lady Montague.
Essay Questions – Answer the following question in at least 8 sentences. If your answer does not contain at least 8 sentences, you will receive no points. In your opinion, who is to blame for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet? Explain fully citing evidence from the story. You must pick 1 or maybe 2 people. You cannot do a sentence for each person in the play.
Extra Credit Questions- 1. What city is the play set in?2. What was the name of the dream fairy?3. The nurse had a daughter, what was her name?4. What was the connection between Juliet and the nurse’s daughter?5. Shakespeare based this play on a work by another person.6. What was the title of that work?7. What was the name of Shakespeare’s acting company?8.What was the name of the theatre Shakespeare performed in?9.What era did Shakespeare write in?
Extra Credit – Name other works written by Shakespeare 1 pt each
Extra Credit- What was your favorite part of the story? Explain what part it was and why you liked it. ( 1 paragraph, so 4 sentences) 5 pts
Extra Credit What was your favorite activity that was done during this unit? Explain what it was and why you liked it. ( 1 paragraph, so 4 sentences ) 5 pts
In the prologue before Act I, Romeo and Juliet are referred to as star-crossed lovers.
Romeo and Juliet meet where? at a Capulet masquerade ball
The Nurse functions as Juliet’s confidante.
Tybalt becomes furious with Romeo when he recognizes Romeo’s voice at the Capulet party.
Mercutio is stabbed by Tybalt while distracted by Romeo trying to break up the fight.
The potion that puts Juliet in a 42 hour death-like state is given to her by Friar Lawrence.
To which city does Romeo go after being exiled from Verona? Mantua
Why is Romeo exiled? For killing Tybalt
What does the nurse advise Juliet to do after Romeo is exiled? Act as if Romeo is dead and marry Paris
Which character first persuades Romeo to attend the masquerade ball? Benvolio
Who first finds Juliet after she takes the potion that will make her appear dead for 42 hours? the 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 dead? Friar Lawrence
On what day do Romeo and Juliet meet? Sunday

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