Cruc. Act 3 Test #2

February 18, 2018 Off By admin
Question Answer
According to Elizabeth, what is the reason Abigail accuses her of witchcraft?

To get rid of Elizabeth so that she can have John Proctor
How did the needle get into the poppet's belly?

Abigail put it there to get Elizabeth into trouble
Who is Hathorne? One of the judges in the trials
What does Danforth claim about witchcraft? He claims that only the victim and the witches can be witnesses
What deal does Danforth offer John Proctor? If Proctor drops the charges, Danforth will not try Elizabeth for a year
Who begins to have doubts about whether the witch trials are right ? (Act lll) Hale
Why doesn't Danforth want to know that the girls are lying?
He will be blamed for the deaths of innocent people
He will be blamed for the deaths of innocent people
What is ironic about Danforth's statement that ? "I cannot pardon these when twelve are already hanged for the same crime. It is not just." He is saying even if they've killed others by mistake, it would be unfair not to kill everyone else.
What is Mary Warren unable to do in court?

What does Abigail do in court when Danforth questions her?

She threatens Danforth
What secret does John Proctor reveal in court? That Abigail wants vengeance and that they had an affair.
Who is taken to jail at the end of Act lll?

Giles Corey and John Proctor
Why does Elizabeth lie in court about John's affair ? She wants to protect him
What does John say in court about Elizabeth?

He says that she will not lie
How do the girls terrorize Mary Warren in court? They repeat everything that she says