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.

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

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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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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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!

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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