Trivia Quiz: The Crucible Play Act I

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Trivia Quiz: The Crucible Play Act I

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At the beginning of Act I, what is wrong with Betty and Ruth?
    • A. 

      They have both developed severe cases of pneumonia.

    • B. 

      They are in a comatose state, due to food poisoning.

    • C. 

      They are said to be "bewitched".

    • D. 

      They are sleeping late.

  • 2. 
    ______________ was blamed for trying to conjure spirits with the girls.
  • 3. 
    What happens to Betty when she hears the Lord's name?
    • A. 

      She begins to pray.

    • B. 

      She tries to jump out of a window.

    • C. 

      She rises from her bed and begins singing her favorite hymn.

    • D. 

      She does nothing.

  • 4. 
    By the end of Act I, we know that John Proctor had an affair with ______________.
  • 5. 
    Rebecca Nurse, a favorite among the townspeople, was
    • A. 

      A young midwife who helped deliver Goody Putnam's babies.

    • B. 

      An assistant to Reverend Parris.

    • C. 

      An elderly, God-fearing woman who has more common sense than anyone else.

    • D. 

      The wife of Giles Corey.

  • 6. 
    The characters in The Crucible practiced ___________, a strict and religious way of life.
  • 7. 
    Goody Putnam is not as shocked by the girls' confessions as everyone else is mainly because
    • A. 

      She herself is a witch.

    • B. 

      She is looking for answers to her husband's infidelity.

    • C. 

      She believes that all things happen for a reason.

    • D. 

      She is looking for a reason why all but one of her children has died.

  • 8. 
    ________________ is a minister who has come from Beverly to seek out the truth about Ruth and Betty's strange behavior.
  • 9. 
    What were the girls really doing in the woods?
    • A. 

      Camping out.

    • B. 

      Cooking exotic foods with Tituba.

    • C. 

      Waiting on their boyfriends to sneak out and meet them.

    • D. 

      Dancing, singing, and conjuring spirits with Tituba.

  • 10. 
    _______________ caught the girls in the woods.