Romeo & Juliet - Themes test questions

1

How does the chorus introduce the themes of love and fate in the prologue?

2

Whose love is presented at the start of the play?

3

How does Mercutio show his love for his friend Romeo?

4

After they spend a secret night together, where does Juliet think she sees Romeo?

5

What does Friar Lawrence hope that the marriage between Romeo and Juliet will achieve?

6

The theme of duality in this play is evident in the pairs of characters. Who can be seen as the opposite of Tybalt in this play?

7

Why is Juliet concerned about her love for Romeo?

8

Which theme is shown when the message about Juliet's sleeping potion fails to reach Romeo?

9

The theme of opposites can be seen in the feud between the Capulets and which other family?

10

Why does Capulet bring Juliet's wedding to Paris forward?