R & J
All That I Am
Listen to the Music
Figurative Language
100

Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a…

Tragedy

100

The roads in the poem, “The Road Not Taken” symbolize

choices in life

100

What was the term given to people during the 1950s who wore black clothing, a French beret, wrote poetry, and met in coffee houses?

Beatnik

100

“A comparison by stating that one object actually is something else”

Simile

200

Romeo’s tragic flaw is what?

He is quick to make decisions without thinking

200

In the story “Going Back Home” Toyomi Igus learned of her heritage by:

Listening to Family Stories

200

Which of the following was an important event that influenced music during the 1960s?

Vietnam War

200

“The repetition of an initial consonant sound in two or more words in the same line” defines which term?

Alliteration

300

Romeo did not receive the message from Friar Lawrence that Juliet was not really dead because…

The messenger was quarantined

300

The main idea of the article, “I was a Teenage Ingenue” is:

some teenagers have interests other than make-up and fun quizzes

300

Flappers, bobby-soxers, beatniks, surfers, and hippies chose to NOT follow what?

The “status quo”

300

Dramatic irony is what?

When the audience knows something that some characters in the play do not

400

Why was Romeo banished?

For killing Tybalt

400

What characteristic would best be attributed to Laetitia’s mother?

pride

400

Jazz is one of the most influential genres in music history. Where did it get its roots?

Africa

400

Giving non-living things human characteristics describes which poetic device

Personification

500

What does the Nurse advise Juliet to do after Romeo has been banished?

Act as if Romeo is dead and marry Paris

500

The poem, “The Road Not Taken”  begins with the line: “Two roads diverged in a yellow wood.” What does diverged mean?

connected

500

They bleached their hair blonde and drove wooden station wagons:

Surfer

500

“Experience teaches us best through tumbles, twists and twirls” is an example of:

Alliteration

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