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Romeo and Juliet Study Guide & Essays

by William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare's most famous tragedy and one of the world's most enduring love stories, derives its plot from several sixteenth century sources. Shakespeare's primary inspiration for the play was Arthur Brooke's Tragical History of Romeus and Juliet (1562), a long and dense poem…

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Posted By melissa p #367709 at Apr 16, 2014 10:43 PM

how does anger cause a problem for romeo and juliet in act 3 scene 5

how does anger cause a problem for romeo and juliet in act 3 scene 5

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Posted By emily r #367379 at Apr 15, 2014 6:33 PM

In their early conversations, how does Romeo describe his feelings for Juliet?

A. She is a tyrant, and he is a subject who obeys her.

B. She is a dove, and he is the cage that holds her.

C. She is the sun, and he is the moon that envies her.

D. She is a saint, and he is a pilgrim who adores her.

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Posted By emily r #367379 at Apr 15, 2014 6:17 PM

The climax of Romeo and Juliet leads to which important announcement?

A. Lord Capulet's announcement that he is to blame for the tragic deaths

B. Lord Montague's announcement that he will build a golden statue of Juliet Capulet

C. the apothecary's announcement that he sold poison to Romeo

D. the Prince's announcement that Romeo is banished

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Posted By emily r #367379 at Apr 15, 2014 6:14 PM