Romeo & Juliet . Act 1: Quiz Review (Act 1 study questions). Prayer Review Act i Scene i – What has happened and what do we know? Sonnet – What is it? Act i Scene ii. Sonnet #18
Why do Romeo and Juliet spend time discussing their names? Why are they
A: Their last names are the main reason why they cannot be together because their
families are feuding. However, they both understand that their names do not
make up who they really are.
Who proposed first?
In lines 159 and 178, Juliet makes reference to owning a bird—one a falcon and
the other a pet. How do these metaphors characterize the kind of relationship
Juliet wants with Romeo? What does this say about Juliet’s character?
A: She wants to own him and keep him near her like a chained pet. She is the
How does Romeo respond? be better off with Paris or Romeo?
A: He would willingly be her pet.
How is this Juliet different from the one we first met while she was talking to her mother?
A: At first she seemed shy and obedient. Now, she is very dominant and is taking more control over her own life and relationships. She seems more independent.
Line 184 is an example of what literary term?