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Romeo & Juliet Quest

Romeo & Juliet Major Questions

What is Romeo Montague's fatal flaw? Impulsiveness (doing something without thinking it through)
Which character plays the role of the “jokester?” Mercutio
Which character convinced Romeo to go to the Capulet party? Benvolio
What event is the Climax/Turning Point of the story? The deaths of Romeo and Juliet in the tomb
Why does the apothecary agree to sell poison to Romeo? He is poor and needs the money
Why couldn't Friar John deliver the letter to Romeo? He wasn't allowed to enter Mantua
What is the Prince's punishment for fighting in the streets? Death
Which characters from the Capulet family die in the play? Juliet and Tybalt
Which characters are involved in the fight that gets Romeo banished? Tybalt, Mercutio and Romeo
Why doesn't Juliet want to marry Paris? She doesn't love him and She is already married to Romeo
Which qualities describe Romeo? Impulsive, Romantic and Passionate
What steps are key to making Friar Lawrence's plan work? Juliet takes the sleeping potion, Romeo receives the letter and Juliet is buried in the Capulet tomb
Which qualities describe Tybalt? Hot-headed, Confident and Proud
Which of the following are major themes in the play? Love is a powerful emotion and Fate is inevitable
Lord Capulet threatens to disown Juliet if she does not marry Paris TRUE. because her father (Lord Capulet) believes he is doing Juliet a favor by setting her up with Paris.
Romeo is in love with Rosaline at the beginning of the play. TRUE. Challenge yourself: Why is it important for us to know about Rosaline and Romeo's relationship?
The Nurse tells Juliet to marry Paris after Romeo is banished. TRUE. Remember, the Nurse is out of ideas at this point and sees no way out of Juliet's situation.
Friar John is able to deliver Friar Lawrence's letter to Romeo. FALSE. Challenge yourself: Explain WHY Friar John couldn't deliver the letter!
Romeo kills Tybalt to avenge Mercutio's death. TRUE.
The Prince says Romeo must be killed for killing Tybalt. FALSE. Lady Capulet actually says this. The Prince allows Romeo to live with banishment because he was avenging the death of Mercutio.
Friar Lawrence tried to stop Juliet from killing herself. TRUE. Friar Lawrence DID try to stop Juliet and offers to take her away to a convent, but she kills herself to be with Romeo.
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