Quiz: How Well Do You Remember Shakespeare's 'Romeo & Juliet'?

Claire Danes and Leonardo DiCaprio in Romeo + Juliet
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Do you know who's a Montague and who's a Capulet?

From matching the iconic lines to knowing who was a Montague or a Capulet, take this quiz to see how well you remember Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

 May 09, 2018
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Who is NOT a Capulet?
Romeo
Juliet
Tybalt
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Where does the story take place?
Spain
Ireland
Verona
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Who is Romeo in love with at the beginning of the play?
Juliet
Lady Capulet
Rosaline
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What type of play is it?
Comedy
History
Tragedy
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Who says, "Deny thy father and refuse thy name"?
Juliet
Benvolio
Romeo
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Why is Romeo exiled?
For killing Tybalt
He wasn't exiled
For marrying Juliet
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Who gives Juliet the potion she uses to fake her death?
Mercutio
The Nurse
Friar Lawrence
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Who says, "These violent delights have violent ends"?
Juliet
Romeo
Friar Lawrence
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Who doesn't die in the play?
Mercutio
Benvolio
Juliet
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What term is used to describe Romeo and Juliet?
Ill-fated lovers
Doomed lovers
Star-crossed lovers
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You may've read Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet, but how well do you really remember it? Put your knowledge of the iconic play to the ultimate test with this quiz right now.