The Crucible Play Ultimate Trivia Quiz

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The Crucible Play Ultimate Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about the Crucible play? This story is set in 1692 Salem, Massachusetts. It depicts the Salem witch trials. Everyone in the play becomes suspect, and no one is safe. The characters, the setting, the play itself is all symbolic of abstract ideas or issues. Arthur Miller hits the nail on the head concerning McCarthyism. This quiz is a cakewalk for someone who knows the play well and can pass the test with flying colors.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Reverend Parris' daughter; ill at the beginning of the play.
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Mary Warren

    • D. 

      Abigail

    • E. 

      Elizabeth

  • 2. 
    Reverend Parris' Negro slave.
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Abigail

    • D. 

      Tituba

    • E. 

      Elizabeth

  • 3. 
    Drinks blood the night the girls dance in the woods.
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Tituba

    • D. 

      Abigail

    • E. 

      Elizabeth

  • 4. 
    John Proctor's servant; tries to save John and Elizabeth.
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Mary Warren

    • D. 

      Abigail

    • E. 

      Elizabeth

  • 5. 
    Specialist in witchcraft from Beverly.
    • A. 

      John Proctor

    • B. 

      Reverend Hale

    • C. 

      Reverend Parris

    • D. 

      Danforth

    • E. 

      Hawthorne

  • 6. 
    Supposedly has been seen flying.
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Marry Warren

    • D. 

      Abigail

    • E. 

      Elizabeth

  • 7. 
    Referred to as the "Friend" and the "Old Boy"
    • A. 

      Satan

    • B. 

      John Proctor

    • C. 

      Reverend Hale

    • D. 

      Corey Giles

    • E. 

      Danforth

  • 8. 
    Secretly reads books.
    • A. 

      Betty

    • B. 

      Mary Warren

    • C. 

      Tituba

    • D. 

      Abigail

    • E. 

      Martha Corey

  • 9. 
    Suspects her husband may have gone to Salem rather than work at home.
    • A. 

      Betty

    • B. 

      Mary Warren

    • C. 

      Abigail

    • D. 

      Elizabeth

    • E. 

      Martha Corey

  • 10. 
    Leads the girls in convincing the court that other members of the community are witches.
    • A. 

      Betty

    • B. 

      Abigail

    • C. 

      Elizabeth

    • D. 

      Mary Warren

  • 11. 
    Once part of the investigation, eventually accuses the court proceedings of being evil.
    • A. 

      Reverend Hale

    • B. 

      Reverend Parris

    • C. 

      John Proctor

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 12. 
    Fears for own life if John Proctor is hanged.
    • A. 

      Danforth

    • B. 

      Hale

    • C. 

      Parris

    • D. 

      Corey

  • 13. 
    Killed by being pressed; never confesses to witchcraft.
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      John

    • C. 

      Danforth

    • D. 

      Giles

  • 14. 
    I'll fly to Mama. Let me fly!
    • A. 

      Abigail

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Elizabeth

    • D. 

      Mary

  • 15. 
    Mr. Corey, you will look far for a man of my kind at sixty pounds a year! I am not used to this poverty; I left a thrifty business in Barbados to serve the Lord.
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Parris

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 16. 
    In these books the Devil stands stripped of all his brute disguises...Have no fear now - we hall find him out if he has come among us, and I mean to crush him utterly if he has shown his face!
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Parris

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 17. 
    Oh, Mary, this is a black art to change your shape. No, I cannot, I cannot stop my mouth; it's God's work I do.
    • A. 

      Abigail

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Elizabeth

    • D. 

      Tituba

  • 18. 
    Tonight, when I open my door to leave my house - a dagger clattered to the ground. There is danger for me. I dare not step outside at night!
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Parris

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 19. 
    I came into this village like a bridegroom to his beloved, bearing gifts of high religion; ...and what I touched with my bright confidence, it died; and where I turned the eye of my great faith, blood flowed up.
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Parris

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 20. 
    John, I counted myself so plain, so poorly made, no honest love could come to me! Suspicion kissed you when I did.
    • A. 

      Abigail

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Elizabeth

    • D. 

      Mary

  • 21. 
    Hang them high over the town! Who weeps for these, weeps for corruption!
    • A. 

      Hale

    • B. 

      Parris

    • C. 

      John

    • D. 

      Danforth

  • 22. 
    As the play opens, Rev. Parris is praying for the salvation of his Negro slave
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Among the townspeople, dancing is considered a heathen activity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Abigail drinks a charm to kill Elizabeth Proctor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    There has been a land dispute between Francis Nurse and Thomas Putnam that includes neighbors and relatives on both sides.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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