Foil Characters in Romeo and Juliet


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What is a foil character?

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1. Who is the most famous foil character in Romeo and Juliet?

2. In Romeo and Juliet, who is considered a foil to Juliet's mother, Lady Capulet?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Romeo and Juliet is one of Shakespeare's most famous plays, but how much do you know about the foil characters? These assessments will ask questions regarding what a foil character is and who the important foil characters are in this story of love and tragedy.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet will ask students to do the following:

  • Define foil character
  • Describe the famous foils in the play
  • Identify the foils of specific characters

Skills Practiced

These assessments will give students an opportunity to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - read and pull the relevant information from the related lesson on Romeo and Juliet
  • Making connections - use understanding of foil characters to identify the foil of individuals such as Lady Capulet and Tybalt
  • Defining key concepts - correctly define terms such as foil characters
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the most famous foils in the play

Additional Learning

To learn more about this subject, take a look at the accompanying lesson, Foil Characters in Romeo and Juliet. It will help students meet these goals and objectives:

  • Define foil characters
  • Identify various foil characters
  • Determine the most famous foil in this Shakespearian play