A Plague O' Both your Houses'

In this lesson, we will explore the beginning of Act 3 and witness a terrible, violent conflict between our main characters. We will focus on the ways in which Shakespeare emphasises this conflict and how he presents the consequences that it has. This lesson includes references to violence, sickness and death. If this is a sensitive topic for you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Quiz:

Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- A Plague O' Both Your Houses Quiz

Now you have completed the lesson content for today, have a go at the following quiz which will assess your understanding of the content that we have covered together! Good luck!

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Question 5

Q1.What is the definition of malediction?

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Q2.Which of the following facts about Elizabethan conflict is incorrect?

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Q3.Which two characters seem to try to stop the conflict in Act 3?

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Q4.Why is Romeo banished in this scene?

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Q5.Can you identify the exclamatory sentence within this list of quotations from Act 3, Scene 1?

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Quiz:

Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet- A Plague O' Both Your Houses Quiz

Now you have completed the lesson content for today, have a go at the following quiz which will assess your understanding of the content that we have covered together! Good luck!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the definition of malediction?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following facts about Elizabethan conflict is incorrect?

2/5

Q3.Which two characters seem to try to stop the conflict in Act 3?

3/5

Q4.Why is Romeo banished in this scene?

4/5

Q5.Can you identify the exclamatory sentence within this list of quotations from Act 3, Scene 1?

5/5

Lesson summary: A Plague O' Both your Houses'

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