Romeo And Juliet Character List Question Preview (ID: 16364)

Characters From Romeo And Juliet.

A kinsman to the Prince, and Romeo’s close friend. overflows with imagination, wit, and, at times, a strange, biting satire and brooding fervor.
a) Paris
b) Prince Escalus
c) Friar Lawrence
d) Mercutio

the woman who breast-fed Juliet when she was a baby and has cared for Juliet her entire life. A vulgar, long-winded, and sentimental character
a) Lady Capulet
b) Nurse
c) Servant

A Capulet, Juliet’s cousin on her mother’s side. Vain, fashionable, supremely aware of courtesy and the lack of it, he becomes aggressive, violent, and quick to draw his sword when he feels his pride has been injured.
a) Romeo
b) Mercutio
c) Benvolio
d) Tybalt

A kinsman of the Prince, and the suitor of Juliet most preferred by Capulet.
a) Romeo
b) Paris
c) Tybalt
d) Benvolio

The daughter of Capulet and Lady Capulet. A beautiful thirteen-year-old girl.
a) Nurse
b) Lady Capulet
c) Juliet
d) Lady Montague

The son and heir of Montague and Lady Montague. A young man of about sixteen.
a) Mercutio
b) Paris
c) Romeo
d) Tybalt

The woman with whom Romeo is infatuated at the beginning of the play.
a) Juliet
b) Rosaline
c) Nurse
d) Lady Capulet

He spends most of the play trying to help Romeo get his mind off Rosaline, even after Romeo has fallen in love with Juliet.
a) Mercutio
b) Benvolio
c) Tybalt
d) Sampson

A Franciscan friar, friend to both Romeo and Juliet. Kind, civic-minded, a proponent of moderation, and always ready with a plan
a) Friar Tuck
b) Friar Lawrence
c) Friar Jon

The Prince of Verona. A kinsman of Mercutio and Paris. As the seat of political power in Verona, he is concerned about maintaining the public peace at all costs.
a) Prince Escalus
b) Paris
c) Tybalt
d) Prince Amad

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