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  1. “…Younger than you here in Verona, ladies of esteem, are made already mothers. By my count I was your mother much upon these years that you are now a maid.”
    Lady Capulet
  2. “O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name.”
    Juliet
  3. "Wisely and slow. They stumble that run fast."
    Friar Lawrence
  4. “(My wound) is not as deep as a well, not so wide as a church door, but ‘tis enough, ‘twill serve. Ask for me tomorrow and you shall find me a grave man.”
    Mercutio
  5. "I think it's best you marry with the County. Oh he's a lovely gentleman! Romeo's a dishclout to him."
    Nurse
  6. “(Banishment) is torture, and not mercy. Heaven is here, where Juliet lives, and every cat and dog and little mouse, every unworthy thing may look on her, but I may not.”
    Romeo
  7. “If ever you disturb our streets again, your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.”
    Prince
  8. “Compare her face with some that I will show, and I will make thee think thy swan a crow.”
    Benvolio
  9. “Get thee to church o’ Thursday or never look me in the face. Speak not, reply not, do not answer me. My fingers itch.”
    Lord Capulet
  10. “Oh I am slain! If thou be merciful, open the tomb, lay me with Juliet.”
    Paris
  11. The ________ between the Capulets and Montagues is old when the play opens.
    quarrel
  12. At the ______ of the play, Romeo does not even know who Juliet is.
    beginning
  13. _____is a Capulet.
    Juliet
  14. Romeo spends the night with Juliet before he leaves ______.
    Verona
  15. The potion that Friar Laurence gives Juliet will make her look dead for _______.
    42 hours
  16. In the climactic street fight____ kills Mercutio and Romeo kills ______.
    Tybalt
  17. The prince declares that anyone who______ over the feud will die.
    fights
  18. Juliet's nurse is very ______.
    talkative
  19. Romeo has a dream that he will _____ if he goes to the Capulet party.
    die
  20. Tybalt is ______ when he sees Romeo at the Capulet party.
    angry
  21. What is the main source of tension in Romeo & Juliet?
    Ancient family feud
  22. What is the first thing that happens in Romeo & Juliet?
    A street fight
  23. As Benvolio and Mercutio leave the party they are wondering where Romeo is. The tone of their dialogue suggests that
    they don't know Romeo has met a new love.
  24. In her line “Oh Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo,” Juliet is
    complaining that Romeo is a Montague.
  25. Before agreeing to marry Romeo to Juliet, why does the Friar kid Romeo about Rosaline?
    He doesn’t know how Romeo could forget Rosaline so easily
  26. After the street fight in Act III, , why does the Prince say, “My blood for your rude brawls does lie a bleeding.”
    Mercutio is his relative.
  27. After Romeo leaves for Mantua, Juliet threatens to commit suicide unless the Friar can what?
    can tell her how to prevent the marriage to Paris
  28. At the end of Romeo & Juliet,
    Lord Capulet and Lord Montague agree to end the feud
  29. faithful swineherd
    Eumaeus
  30. Odysseus's wife
    Penelope
  31. six-headed monster
    Scylla
  32. Cyclops blinded by Odysseus and his men
    Polyphemus
  33. Odysseus's son
    Telemachus
  34. keeps Odysseus for seven years
    Calypso
  35. hero and main character of the Odyssey
    Odysseus
  36. sea creature that causes deadly whirlpools
    Charybis
  37. turns Odysseus's men into pigs
    Circe
  38. enchantresses whose song attracts victims
    Sirens
  39. Polyphemus's father is _______
    Poseidon
  40. Odysseus gets out of the Cyclops' cave riding ______
    sheep
  41. As Odysseus is leaving the Cyclops' island, he boasts loudly to the Cyclops and tells him his real _____
    identity
  42. Do Odysseus's men always do exactly what he commands?
    no
  43. Odysseus's men were changed into ______ by Circe.
    pigs
  44. Odysseus travels to the Underworld where he sees his ______ whom he did not know was dead.
    mother
  45. Penelope's _______ try to take over the palace while Odysseus is away.
    suitors
  46. When Odysseus returns home he sees his old dog named _______.
    Argos
  47. Penelope's ________ recognizes Odysseus when she washes his feet because he has a scar on his leg.
    maid
  48. Odysseus was away from home for ______ years.
    20
  49. How did Homer start his epic poem The Odyssey?
    Invocation to the Muse
  50. The story of The Odyssey is mainly about
    Odysseus's journey home
  51. Odysseus does not kill the Cyclops the first night because
    only the Cyclops can open the cave.
  52. How does Odysseus wound the Cyclops?
    stabs him in the eye
  53. Aeolus gives Odysseus what?
    a bag that contains the winds.
  54. Who helps Odysseus defeat Circe?
    Hermes
  55. When Odysseus passes by the Sirens he
    has his men tie him to the ship.
  56. When Odysseus's boat passes between Scylla and Charybdis
    Scylla eats 6 men.
  57. How long does Odysseus stay on Circe's island?
    one year
  58. What happens when Odysseus and Telemachus fight the suitors?
    All of the suitors are killed.

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