Romeo and Juliet (Act II)
  • 1. Unwieldy means:
A) disgusting
B) comfortable
C) awkward
D) clever
  • 2. A monologue is a/an:
A) a conversation between two characters in a play
B) a poetry written in unlined lines
C) a figure of speech
D) a speech made by one character in a play
  • 3. The awareness of a contrast between the way things seem and the way they are is:
A) analogy
B) allusion
C) irony
D) soliloquy
  • 4. How does Juliet speak, yet say nothing?
A) with her eyes
B) writing a letter
C) sign language
D) sending a messenger
  • 5. Romeo's comparison of Juliet to the sun is an example of a/an:
A) irony
B) monologue
C) imagery
D) analogy
  • 6. How does Romeo say that he got to her balcony?
A) The nurse let him in.
B) He was lifted by love's wings.
C) He broke into the house.
D) He climbed the wall.
  • 7. Juliet sends the nurse to Romeo for what purpose?
A) to ask if he still wants to be married
B) to give him a wedding gift
C) to confirm his love
D) to find out a time for the wedding
  • 8. Where is Juliet suppposed to be going when she in fact gets married?
A) a friend's
B) confession
C) school
D) Romeo's house
  • 9. The vile offer of marriage from Paris disgusted Juliet. What does vile mean?
A) repulsive
B) valuable
C) sincere
D) clever
  • 10. How long is the nurse away before returning?
A) 1 hour
B) 1 day
C) half and hour
D) 3 hours
  • 11. Friar Laurence agrees to marry Romeo and Juliet because:
A) He knows that they will not live long.
B) He believes it will end the family feud.
C) He realizes that they are in love.
D) Romeo is very persuasive.
  • 12. "The grey-eyed morn smiles on the frowning night." This is an example of what type of literary term?
A) analogy
B) personification
C) metaphor
D) simile
  • 13. Having superior strength is:
A) vile
B) unwieldy
C) predominant
D) cunning
  • 14. Juliet's change of mind about marriage is an example of what type of irony?
A) verbal
B) situational
C) dramatic
D) poetic
  • 15. What does Friar Laurence mean when he says, "Therefore, love moderately; long love doth so"?
A) Only give your love to few people.
B) There is no such thing as lasting love.
C) True love takes time.
D) Love never lasts.
Students who took this test also took :

Answer Key

1.C   2.D   3.C   4.A   5.D   6.B   7.D   8.B   9.A   10.D   11.B   12.B   13.C   14.B   15.C  

Created with That Quiz — where test making and test taking are made easy for math and other subject areas.