Romeo & Juliet (Act I)
  • 1. Where is the setting of Romeo and Juliet in Act 1?
A) Spain
B) Greece
C) Italy
D) Verona
  • 2. What two families are fighting?
A) Sampson and Gregory
B) Capulet and Montague
C) Benvolio and Bathasar
D) Abram and Tybalt
  • 3. Why is Romeo sad?
A) Romeo misses his cousin.
B) Romeo loves someone who doesn't share his affection (love).
C) Romeo hates his mother and father.
D) Romeo wishes he were married.
  • 4. What relation is Tybalt to Lord Capulet?
A) He is his nephew.
B) He is his father.
C) He is his brother.
D) He is his cousin.
  • 5. At the end of scene 1, what does Benvolio promise to Romero?
A) bring his dinner
B) help him forget Rosaline
C) take him to Greece
D) sing to Juliet
  • 6. Who breaks up the fight between the servants?
A) Tybalt
B) Benvolio
C) Romeo
D) Prince Escalus
  • 7. Nuptial means:
A) rowdy or loud
B) new
C) related to marriage
D) arranged
  • 8. Who is hosting the masquerade?
A) Montague Family
B) Capulet Family
C) Romeo
D) Tybalt
  • 9. Who does Lord and Lady Capulet encourage Juliet to love?
A) Sampson
B) Romeo
C) Tybalt
D) Paris
  • 10. How does Romeo learn of the party?
A) reads the invitation the servant brought
B) overheard conversation
C) invited by Juliet
D) talks to his father
  • 11. Who provides an example of foils?
A) Tybalt and Benvolio
B) Romeo and Juliet
C) Lord Montague and Lord Capulet
D) Sampson and Gregory
  • 12. Who does Romeo love in the beginning of Act 1?
A) Lady Montague
B) The Nurse
C) Juliet
D) Rosaline
  • 13. Which of the following is not a conflict in the play?
A) Romeo vs. Tybalt
B) Romeo vs. himself
C) Juliet vs. Rosaline
D) Montague vs. Capulet
  • 14. The speech Romeo makes when he first sees Juliet is an example of a/an:
A) couplet
B) pun
C) aside
D) foreshadowing
  • 15. The prince appeared and settled the boisterous crowd. Boisterous means:
A) rowdy
B) quite
C) anxious
D) cheerful
  • 16. Romeo's "untimely death" speech at the end of Act I, Scene IV is an example of which literary term?
A) pun
B) foreshadowing
C) epithet
D) couplet
  • 17. "Love is a smoke raised with the fume of sighs." This sentence is an example of which of the following?
A) aside
B) couplet
C) simile
D) metaphor
  • 18. How old is Juliet?
A) 14
B) 16
C) 12
D) 13
  • 19. Why did Romeo want to attend the Capulet party?
A) to see Juliet
B) to sing and dance
C) to see Rosaline
D) to fight Tybalt
  • 20. How does Tybalt recognize Romeo at the party?
A) Romeo confronts him
B) by his voice
C) someone tells him
D) by his face
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Answer Key

1.D   2.B   3.B   4.D   5.B   6.B   7.C   8.B   9.D   10.A   11.A   12.D   13.C   14.C   15.A   16.B   17.D   18.D   19.C   20.B  

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