The Crucible .

What entertainments are denied to the salem puritans ? Dancing and witchcraft.
why have the puritans failed to convert indians? they fear the native americans as devil worshipers.
what have the puritans failed to learn from the prosecution of their ancestors? Tolerance.
What 3 factors does arthur miller blame for the occurrence of the witch hunt ? Mob mentality, the power of the church, the belief that everyone was born a sinner.
what causes conflict between reverend paris and his neice? girls were caught dancing in the forest.
Why is reverand parris uneasy at the beginning of the act ? some girls are supposidly ill and he thinks betty has something to do with it.
exactly what occured in the forest the previous night ? Tituba can talk to dead children in the forest .
why has paris sent for reverand hale ? He thinks he is the expert in witchcraft and thinks something is going on
what sad events have tormented the putnam family? they lost 7 of there children
What can you deduce from the fact that ann putnam sent ruth to conjure with tituba ? she thinks someone in salem is doing witchcraft
Explain the relationship between john proctor and abigail williams Abigail and john are having an affair.
Describe the relationship between putnam and nurse families nurse families is good and putnam families is bad. nurse has good values but putnam is greedy and jealous .
what causes the conflict between john proctor and reverand parris? John says that reverand paris is bad and is why he barely goes to church.
What is reverend hales background ? Reverand hale has a history of working with witchcraft
What causes the crying out of names at the end of the act ? Betty and abigail are creying out who they saw with the devil .
What are two things paris saw in the woods? girls dancing and frogs being put into a coldren.
what is Rebecca nurses theory of what is wrong with the girls? There pretending .
Things that motivates putnam.. money, land, and power.
what is the name of the senator who accused Arthur miller? Joseph mcarthy
how many living children do the putnams have 1. ruth .
what university did arthur miller attend? Michigan.
Define letcher Womanizer
who replaces her as the proctant server Mary Waren
who is reverend hale ? mastery of detecting witchery
why was Abigail dismissed from working at the proctor house? Killed by indians.
Define provity. Honesty
How did abigails parents die? indians.
Define auger? A drilling tool ( to pull weeds )
Harlet Promiscious woman
pretense Deception

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