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The Crucible: Act 3 (plot)

Judge Hathorne -A judge who presides, along with Danforth, over the witch trials-Bitter Deputy Governor Danforth -The deputy governor of Massachusetts-Presiding judge at the witch trials-Convinced that he is doing right in rooting out witchcraft.-Magistrate As this act opens, what…

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The Crucible Quotes

Abigail: “I want to open myself! I want the light of God, I want the sweet love of Jesus! I danced for the Devil; I saw him, I wrote in his book; I go back to Jesus; I kiss His…

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The Crucible- Act 3 Study Guide Questions

Describe the questioning of Martha Corey. Does this seem like a fair process? Explain. They repeatedly asked her is she was a witch which she denies truthfully. This doesn’t seem like a fair process bc they accuse her w/o hearing…

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The Crucible- Acts 3 & 4

Who is being charged as Act 3 begins? Martha Corey Of what does Giles Corey accuse Thomas Putnam? Taking advantage of trials to acquire more land How is Corey treated? Poorly; he is threatened with contempt and thrown out Why…

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The Crucible Act 3

What is Parris’s argument against Proctor? That Proctor is trying to overthrow the court. What does Mary tell Danforth? “It were pretense, sir.” The girls have been lying. When Danforth hears that Elizabeth is pregnant, what does he allow? He…

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the crucible – act 2

what do you know about the relationship between john and elizabeth proctor from the stage action and the opening dialogue of act two? they’re married, kind and cordial to each other, but very romantically disconnected. describe the power abigail has…

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The Crucible Acts 1 and 2

Why has Reverend Parris sent for a doctor as the play begins? Because his daughter (Betty) is sick What advice does the doctor send back? To look for the “un-natural reason” of Betty’s sickness What does Parris question his niece…

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