The Crucible Acts 1 And 2

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Created Nov 26, 2012
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1
Where does the Crucible take place?
 
Salem, Masssachusetts
2
Who is the slave girl who danced with girls in the woods?
 
Tituba
3
Mrs. Putnam is jealous of Rebecca Nurse because...
 
All of Rebecca's children and grandchildren are healthy
4
Who had an affair with John Proctor while working in his home?
 
Abigail
5
Who is called in from another town to examine Betty?
 
Mr. Hale
6
What does Mary Warren give to Elizabeth that she made while sitting in the courtroom in Salem?
 
A poppet
7
Who does Abigail claim is trying to kill her?
 
Elizabeth Proctor
8
What is one word that describes Mary Warren?
 
Gullible
9
By the end of Act II, Reverend Hale has begun to worry that...
 
Innocent people are being accused of witchcraft
10
Why does Elizabeth think Abigail wants to kill her?
 
Abigail wants to take her place as Proctor's wife
11
When Elizabeth says to Proctor, “The magistrate sits in your heart that judges you,”...
 
Carries the knowledge of his own guilt
12
What does John Proctor mean when he says, "My wife will never die for me"?
 
He knows that Elizabeth is being accused because he committed adultery
13
Elizabeth urges John to go to Salem to...
 
Tell the court that Abigail is lying
14
Why does Mary say she can't tell the truth in court?
 
She fears for her life
15
Why does Mary give the poppet to Elizabeth?
 
To try to make peace with Elizabeth after disobeying her
16
On what charge was Rebecca Nurse arrested?
 
Killing 7 of Mrs. Putnam's babies
17
Why is there tension between Elizabeth and John?
 
She is aware he has committed adultery
18
Goody Osburn will hang, but Sarah Good will not because ...
 
Good confessed, Osburn didn't
19
Why is Sarah Good accused of witchcraft?
 
She couldn't say the 10 Commandments
20
Why do poeple "part like the red sea" when Abigail is near?
 
They fear she will accuse them
21
Abigail stuck a needle in her stomach in order to...
 
Accuse Elizabeth of witchcraft
22
Who's parents were murdered by indians?
 
Abigail
23
What is the name of the wise, old woman in the story?
 
Rebecca Nurse
24
Who is the witch expert?
 
Reverend Hale
25
Who cheated on his wife?
 
John Proctor
26
Who is the wealthiest man in town?
 
Thomas Putnam
27
Who fainted and refused to get up?
 
Betty Parris
28
Who is overly concerned about their reputation?
 
Reverend Parris
29
Who is chanting over a cauldron in the woods?
 
Tituba
30
Who was sent into the woods to conjure the spirits of 7 dead babies?
 
Ruth Putnam
31
Who is the Putnam's servant?
 
Mercy Lewis
32
Why did Betty faint in Act I?
 
She was afraid of getting in trouble
33
What did Abigail do in the woods?
 
She drank blood
34
Why does John Proctor not want to go to court and testify against Abigail?
 
He has no proof
35
What is the tone of Elizabeth and John's conversation in the beginning of Act II?
 
Tense
36
What Commandment did John Proctor forget?
 
Thou shall not commit adultery
37
What kind of government does Salem have in the Crucible?
 
Theocracy
38
What is Parris' position in Salem?
 
Minister
39
Before the play begins what does Parris catch Betty and the girls doing?
 
Dancing
40
Why did Elizabeth fire Abigail?
 
She found out Abigail had an affair with her husband
41
Who is the first person Abigail accuses of witchcraft?
 
Tituba
42
Who does Cheever come to the Proctor home to arrest?
 
Elizabeth Proctor
43
At the beginning of Act I, Reverend Parris is kneeling beside a bed.  Who is in the bed...
 
Betty, she is "playing dead" and is inert
44
When Reverend Parris first questions his niece Abigail about what she, Betty and the other...
 
Dancing
45
After Parris tells Abigail about Goody Proctor's "enemies" who would like to...
 
A faction has sworn to drive him from his pulpit
46
When Parris asks Abigail about Goody Proctor's discharging her and speaking ill of her,...
 
Abigail says that Goody Proctor hates her because Abigail wouldn't be her slave
47
What's the difference between a psychopath and a sociopath?
 
psychopath: not aware that what they are doing is wrong and don't have morals
48
What kind of "error" is witchery?
 
A hangin error
49
When John goes and sees Betty what is Abigail's explanation of her condition?
 
She has "gone a little silly somehow" after she was caught dancing
50
What do Putnam and Proctor argue about?
 
Land that Putnam's grandfather willed to the Proctor
51
Who (so far) are firm believers in witch craft?
 
Mr. and Mrs. Putnam and Giles Corey
52
What does Proctor promise to buy Elizabeth if the crops are good?
 
A heifer (baby cow)
53
How many people were charged with witchcraft?
 
39
54
What news does Mary Warren bring (which becomes the reason Proctor does not whip her)?
 
Elizabeth was mentioned in court
55
Why does Hale come by the Proctor home?
 
He gives them advice so they are not accused and is trying to figure out for himself if witchcraft...
56
What does Proctor say when Reverend Hale asks why Proctor is rarely at church?
 
His wife has been sick and he HATES Parris and doesn't think he is Godly
57
Does Proctor believe in witches?
 
He says since they are mentioned in the Bible, he doesn't deny them
58
Why was Martha Corey accused?
 
Walcott thinks he bewitched his pigs and Giles spilled about her mysterious books
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Who does Cheever say accused Elizabeth?
 
Abigail
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What does Cheever find when he lifts up the poppet's skirt?
 
He finds a needle stuck in it
61
Why can't Hale tell if Goody Proctor is innocent or guilty?
 
He doesn't realize the is lying and that there is no witchcraft


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