The Crucible Act 3 Quiz

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The Crucible Act 3 Quiz

The audience hears Judge Hathorne questioning Martha Corey off stage (in court). He asks her a series of leading questions in an attempt to get her to confess to being a witch. What else do you remember about the activities that took place during this act? Take up the quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What will delay Elizabeth's hanging?
    • A. 

      Her claim of innocence

    • B. 

      Her pregnancy

    • C. 

      Her supernatural powers

    • D. 

      Her ties to the community

  • 2. 
    Why does Giles accuse Putnam of tampering with the accusations?
    • A. 

      Because Putnam has much to gain when others lose

    • B. 

      Because Giles is jealous of Putnam's family

    • C. 

      Because Putnam has offended Giles' honor

    • D. 

      Because Giles has much to gain when others lose

  • 3. 
    What does Mary testify?
    • A. 

      That Abigail is to blame for all the supernatural events in Salem

    • B. 

      That Elizabeth is the one responsible for the doll

    • C. 

      That all of the girls are pretending to be bewitched

    • D. 

      That John Proctor and Abigail had an affair

  • 4. 
    What prompts John Proctor to confess his affair with Abigail?
    • A. 

      Abigail accusing Mary of witchcraft

    • B. 

      Abigail calling Elizabeth a whore

    • C. 

      Mary threatening to reveal the affair

    • D. 

      Reverend Hale asking him to testify

  • 5. 
    What does Elizabeth lie about?
    • A. 

      How often Joe goes to the church

    • B. 

      Being a victim of witchcraft

    • C. 

      Why she fired Abigail

    • D. 

      How she received the doll

  • 6. 
    When asked about his religious beliefs, Proctor is said to plow on...
    • A. 

      Sunday

    • B. 

      Monday

    • C. 

      Wednesday

    • D. 

      Friday

  • 7. 
    Proctor cries out that he confessed his sin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Who declares to be quitting the court in the end?
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Proctor

    • C. 

      Giles

    • D. 

      Mary