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?
Tybalt
Romeo
Juliet

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Where does the story take place?
Spain
Verona
Ireland

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Who is Romeo in love with at the beginning of the play?
Rosaline
Lady Capulet
Juliet

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What type of play is it?
History
Tragedy
Comedy

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Who says, "Deny thy father and refuse thy name"?
Juliet
Benvolio
Romeo

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Why is Romeo exiled?
He wasn't exiled
For killing Tybalt
For marrying Juliet

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Who gives Juliet the potion she uses to fake her death?
Mercutio
Friar Lawrence
The Nurse

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Who says, "These violent delights have violent ends"?
Romeo
Juliet
Friar Lawrence

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Who doesn't die in the play?
Mercutio
Juliet
Benvolio

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What term is used to describe Romeo and Juliet?
Star-crossed lovers
Doomed lovers
Ill-fated 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.