The Salem Witch Trials Of 1692

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The Salem Witch Trials Of 1692

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  • 1. 
    In what month did the trials begin?
    • A. 

      April

    • B. 

      July

    • C. 

      June

    • D. 

      May

    • E. 

      August

  • 2. 
    Who was the first person hung?
    • A. 

      John Alden

    • B. 

      Bridget Bishop

    • C. 

      Giles Corey

    • D. 

      Big Bird

    • E. 

      John Proctort

  • 3. 
    Who was the person that was crushed by rocks?
    • A. 

      Giles Corey

    • B. 

      Mary English

    • C. 

      John Alden

    • D. 

      Rebecca Nurse

    • E. 

      Hezekiah Usher

  • 4. 
    Who was found not guilty by the jury the first time they were sent into deliberation, but the judge sent them back to rethink their decision and they found her guilty the second time?
    • A. 

      John Alden

    • B. 

      Philip English

    • C. 

      Giles Corey

    • D. 

      Rebecca Nurse

    • E. 

      Mary English

  • 5. 
    Who was the first male accused of witchcraft?
    • A. 

      George Burroughs

    • B. 

      John Alden

    • C. 

      John Proctor

    • D. 

      Giles Corey

    • E. 

      Philip English

  • 6. 
    Who was the minister in Salem during the trials?
    • A. 

      Philip English

    • B. 

      John Proctor

    • C. 

      Giles Corey

    • D. 

      George Burroughs

    • E. 

      Samuel Parris

  • 7. 
    What colony was Salem in?
    • A. 

      Virginia

    • B. 

      Massachusetts

    • C. 

      Ohio

    • D. 

      Georgia

    • E. 

      New York

  • 8. 
    What were some things that people got accused of witchcraft for?
    • A. 

      Politics

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Imagination

    • D. 

      Family Feuds

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What was the youngest age that some one got accused of witchcraft?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      5

    • E. 

      8

  • 10. 
    What caused the people of Salem to start thinking that there was witchcraft in Salem?
    • A. 

      People were flying on brooms.

    • B. 

      Two young girls started to have epileptic fits.

    • C. 

      People were wearing witch hats.

    • D. 

      People started growing warts.

    • E. 

      People were getting green and wrinkly