English 11-december Final Exam-the Crucible

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English 11-Final Exam-The Crucible


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A person possessed by an excessive and irrational zeal, especially for a religious or political cause is known as what?
    • A. 

      A fanatic

    • B. 

      A calmity

    • C. 

      A plaintiff

    • D. 

      An arbitrate

  • 2. 
    If I have a personal preference for chocolate chip cookies over oatmeal and raisin, you could say I have a ________________ for them.
    • A. 

      Calamity

    • B. 

      Deposition

    • C. 

      Contentious

    • D. 

      Predilection

  • 3. 
    If my bank account balance is less than the bills I owe, we could call the amounts______________________. 
    • A. 

      Iniquity

    • B. 

      Afflicted

    • C. 

      Disproportionate

    • D. 

      Immaculate

  • 4. 
    We could describe Santa's elves as ______________________________.
    • A. 

      Arbitrate

    • B. 

      Subservient

    • C. 

      Empower

    • D. 

      Effrontery

  • 5. 
    In The Crucible, Reverend Hale was brought to Salem to do this.
    • A. 

      Arbitrate

    • B. 

      Afflicted

    • C. 

      Calamity

    • D. 

      Plaintiff

  • 6. 
    Abigail's ___________________ led to the downfall of many citizens.
    • A. 

      Plaintiff

    • B. 

      Excommunication

    • C. 

      Iniquity

    • D. 

      Indignant

  • 7. 
    In order to _______________________ more names, the judge forced the accused to "name names" of other witches.
    • A. 

      Ascertain

    • B. 

      Afflicted

    • C. 

      Deposition

    • D. 

      Inaudibly

  • 8. 
    John Proctor had ____________________ feelings toward the judges because he felt that the charges were ridiculous.
    • A. 

      Calamity

    • B. 

      Afflicted

    • C. 

      Indignant

    • D. 

      Empower

  • 9. 
    The entire incident of the Salem Witch Trials could best be described as a _________________.
    • A. 

      Afflicted

    • B. 

      Empower

    • C. 

      Contentious

    • D. 

      Calamity

  • 10. 
    In The Crucible, the girls pretended to be ________________________ by spirits.
    • A. 

      Inaudibly

    • B. 

      Deposition

    • C. 

      Afflicted

    • D. 

      Contentious

  • 11. 
    The judge wanted John Proctor to sign a ___________________ against others, but he refused to do so.
    • A. 

      Plaintiff

    • B. 

      Excommunication

    • C. 

      Inaudibly

    • D. 

      Deposition

  • 12. 
    Giles Corey had been a ______________________ in the courtroom many times.
    • A. 

      Deposition

    • B. 

      Plaintiff

    • C. 

      Calamity

    • D. 

      Afflicted

  • 13. 
    Danforth would accept no ________________ from the people in the courtroom.
    • A. 

      Effrontery

    • B. 

      Inaudibly

    • C. 

      Empower

    • D. 

      Predilection

  • 14. 
    Abigail lied and said she had an ____________________________ reputation.
    • A. 

      Empower

    • B. 

      Indignant

    • C. 

      Iniquity

    • D. 

      Immaculate

  • 15. 
    When Mary Warren was afraid, she spoke nearly __________________________.
    • A. 

      Inaudibly

    • B. 

      Empower

    • C. 

      Contentious

    • D. 

      Iniquity

  • 16. 
    Abigail and Elizabeth Proctor can be considered _______________ characters.
    • A. 

      Static

    • B. 

      Foil

    • C. 

      External

    • D. 

      Internal

  • 17. 
    Who is the author of The Crucible?
    • A. 

      John Proctor

    • B. 

      Reverend Hale

    • C. 

      Arthur Miller

    • D. 

      Kris Kringle

  • 18. 
    Why is Reverend Parris praying and weeping as the play begins?
    • A. 

      His wife just died.

    • B. 

      His daughter just died.

    • C. 

      His niece ran away and took all of his money.

    • D. 

      His daughter has fallen ill and cannot seem to respond to him.

  • 19. 
    Why did Mrs Putnam send her daughter Ruth to Tituba?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Putnam wanted to learn who had murdered her seven babies. She thought Tituba could speak to the dead and find out.

    • B. 

      Mrs. Putnam wanted to know who stole her prize cows.

    • C. 

      Mrs. Putnam wanted to know if she was a witch.

    • D. 

      Mrs. Putnam wanted to borrow some fresh milk.

  • 20. 
    What is Proctor's response in Act I when Abigail speaks of her love for him.
    • A. 

      He admits that he wants to be with her.

    • B. 

      He kisses her passionately.

    • C. 

      He says the relationship between him and Abby is over and they will never be together again.

    • D. 

      He tells Abigail that his wife is pregnant.

  • 21. 
    Does Rebecca think that Betty is touched by the devil in Act I?
    • A. 

      Yes. She fears for her own life.

    • B. 

      Yes, and she says they should call Reverend Hale immediately.

    • C. 

      She says she is not sure.

    • D. 

      She says Betty will wake up in time. She says that Betty's just pretending, and she'll stop when she's ready.

  • 22. 
    Why does Mrs. Putnam quickly believe that Goody Osburn is a witch?
    • A. 

      Goody Osburn has delivered three of her babies, and because the babies died, Mrs. Putnam blames her.

    • B. 

      She says she "looks like a witch."

    • C. 

      She says she saw her conjuring spirits.

    • D. 

      She says she saw her reading a book of spells.

  • 23. 
    In Act II, for what reason does Elizabeth Proctor believe that Abigail would like to get rid of her?
    • A. 

      She says Abigail just doesn't like her very much.

    • B. 

      She says Abigail is mad because she fired her.

    • C. 

      She says Abigail is angry because Elizabeth bakes better pies than she does.

    • D. 

      She thinks Abigail would like to take her place as John's wife.

  • 24. 
    Hale criticizes Proctor for two things.  What are they? Mark both of the correct answers.
    • A. 

      Not attending church often enough.

    • B. 

      Not giving money to the church.

    • C. 

      Not being a part of the church choir.

    • D. 

      Not having one of his sons baptized.

  • 25. 
    When Proctor recites the Commandments, ironically which one does he forget to list?
    • A. 

      Thou shalt not kill.

    • B. 

      Honor thy mother and father.

    • C. 

      Thou shalt not commit adultry.

    • D. 

      Thou shalt not worship false idols.