Romeo_and_Juliet__Acts_1-5_Quizzes - Open-Note Quiz Act I...

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Unformatted text preview: Open-Note Quiz: Act I Who wrote Romeo and Juliet? (give the first and last name-spelling counts) Where does Romeo and Juliet take place? (what city) Name the two families who maintain a blood feud against each other. How does Romeo react when he finds out Benvolio was in a fight? How does Lord Capulet respond to Paris proposal? How do you know Romeo s feelings for Rosaline are lust not love? Describe in your own words the first meeting of Romeo and Juliet. (list at least three things) 8. What does Tybalt want to do when he spies Romeo at the ball, and how is he prevented from doing it? 9. What is Juliet s current age and when will she be married? 10. Describe each of the following characters: Romeo, Juliet, Mercutio, Benvolio, Tybalt, Nurse, & Paris. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Open Note Quiz- Act II 1. Why does the chorus feel it is unfair for Romeo and Juliet to be in love? 2. Romeo runs off to be with __________________ but his friends think he is with _______________. 3. What will Juliet s kinsmen do if they see her talking to Romeo? 4. How will Romeo and Juliet communicate? 5. The Friar states that herbs and flowers have which two powers (be specific)? 6. The Friar compares flowers to men because 7. Who sent Romeo a challenge? 8. Why? 9. When do Romeo and Juliet plan to be married? 10. Why does the Friar agree to marry them even though he doesn t believe they are in love? Open Notes Quiz-Act III 1. In scene i, why does Tybalt approach Mercutio and Benvolio? 2. Why doesn t Romeo want to fight Tybalt? 3. What is the double meaning, or pun, in the line ask for me tomorrow and you shall find me a grave man ? 4. What sentence, or judgment, does the Prince give to Romeo? WHY? 5. What is the name of town where Romeo now lives? 6. List the three reasons the Romeo is lucky according to the Friar? 7. What joyful tidings does Lady Capulet deliver to Juliet shortly after Romeo has left the room? 8. What foreshadowing do we hear from Juliet as Romeo leaves? 9. What two choices does Lord Capulet give his daughter? 10. What advice does the Nurse offer Juliet? Open Notes Quiz-Act IV 1. On Monday, Count Paris and Lord Capulet plan for the wedding to occur in ____ days. 2. Paris believes that Juliet loves him when she doesn t. What does this tell us about Paris? 3. What does Friar Laurence give Juliet to prevent the marriage (be specific)? 4. How will Romeo know of Friar Laurence s plan? 5. How many cooks did Lord Capulet hire? 6. Why is Juliet concerned that the Friar might want to kill her? 7. What will Juliet do if the potion does not work? 8. Juliet is afraid she will be stifled inside the tomb. Define stifled. 9. Why does Lord Capulet decide to move up the wedding? 10. The Friar said __________ would wake Juliet but it was ____________ instead. Open Notes Quiz-Act V 1. How is the setting in Act V, scene i different from the other settings in this play? 2. How does Romeo feel in the beginning of scene i? Why? 3. What news does Balthasar bring to Romeo in this act? 4. Why was Friar John unable to deliver the message (from Friar Laurence) to Romeo? 5. Explain the three steps of Friar Laurence s new plan. 6. Why does Paris think Romeo has come to the churchyard? 7. What happens when Paris confronts Romeo? 8. Why does Romeo commit suicide by drinking poison? 9. When Juliet discoversRomeo is dead, what does she do? Why? 10. Why does the Prince say all are punished (be specific)? ...
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2011 for the course ENGL 430 taught by Professor Lemon during the Spring '11 term at USC.

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