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“The Crucible” Act 3

her pregnancy What postpones Elizabeth Proctor’s execution? the other girls accuse her of witchcraft Why does Mary Warren withdraw her testimony against the investigations? to discredit her testimony by making her look evil Why does Proctor confess to having an…

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Crucible Act 1 Quotations

“…mark this. Let either of you breathe a word, or the edge of a word, about other things, and I will come to you in the black of some terrible night and I will bring a pointy reckoning that will…

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Crucible Act 3 Literary Analysis & Questions

John Proctor ProtagonistAssertive, Confident, Practical, doesn’t get caught up in witchcraft hysteriaHonesty, upright, proud, places a great deal on his and his family’s reputation, speaks his mind, feels guilty about his adulterous relationship with Abigail. Elizabeth Proctor ProtagonistCold, suspicious wife,…

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The crucible act 3

What is the setting of act 3 Court What news do we learn about Rebecca nurse She has been sentenced to hang What does rev Paris accuse John proctor of when he arrives at the court Trying to overthrow the…

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The Crucible

Gift from Mary to Elizabeth Poppet Thomas Putnam was this about his situation in life Bitter Parris’ slave woman from Barbados Tituba Parris wanted salary, deed and this Firewood Giles Corey Parris’ daughter Betty Object of the Putnams’ dispute with…

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Puritanism and The Crucible

Social Drama Deals with issues affecting modern society Theocracy A form of government in which god is the ruling power and his laws are being interpreted by the ecclesiastical (church) authorities Plain Style A simple direct way of expressing ideas…

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The Crucible Act 2 characters

Rev. Parris a minister in Salem who is more worried about his reputation than the life of his daughter or the lives of his parishioners Abigail williams reverend Parris niece, started the witch trials, acted like she was a victim…

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The Crucible Act 3 All Quotes

Hathorne Now, Martha Corey, there is abundant evidence in our hands to show that you have given yourself to the reading of fortunes. Do you deny it? Martha Corey I am innocent to a witch. I know not what a…

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The Crucible Act 4 SHORT ANSWER

What explanation does Cheever give for Parris’ “mad look”? People are arguing about who the cows belong to. What did Abigail do? Robbed Parris and got on a ship with Mercy Lewis. Parris says, “You cannot hang this sort. There…

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