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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where did Parris live before he moved to Salem?
(a) Barbados.
(b) London.
(c) Norway.
(d) Brazil.

2. Abigail is sure that John Proctor still has feelings for her. What example does she use to back up her claim?
(a) He looks up at her bedroom window.
(b) He sends her love letters.
(c) He argues with his wife a lot.
(d) He made her a necklace.

3. Who thinks Ruth and Betty are simply suffering from a childish fit?
(a) Rebecca Nurse.
(b) Tituba.
(c) Abigail.
(d) John Proctor.

4. How much money does Parris get each year to buy firewood?
(a) Five pounds.
(b) Three pounds.
(c) Ten pounds.
(d) Six pounds.

5. Who is the naked figure Parris sees disappear into the woods in Act 1?
(a) Tituba.
(b) Mercy Lewis.
(c) Elizabeth Proctor.
(d) Abigail.

6. What was Tituba doing while the other girls where dancing in the forest?
(a) Waving her hands over the fire.
(b) Chopping firewood.
(c) Dancing with them.
(d) Drinking blood.

7. Which adult was involved in putting the girls up to "conjuration"?
(a) Parris.
(b) Mr. Putnam.
(c) John Proctor.
(d) Mrs. Putnam.

8. Who suggests that Parris deny the rumor of witchcraft?
(a) Abigail.
(b) Mercy.
(c) Mary.
(d) Tituba.

9. Who believes Ruth's condition is the work of Satan?
(a) Hale.
(b) Mr. and Mrs. Putnam.
(c) John Proctor.
(d) Elizabeth Proctor.

10. What does Betty wake from her trance to do?
(a) Drink a glass of water.
(b) Sings a psalm.
(c) Add more names to the list.
(d) Scream and writhes.

11. How many of Mrs. Putnam's children have died?
(a) Eight.
(b) Three.
(c) Seven.
(d) Five.

12. Who is able to calm Betty after she screams?
(a) Mrs. Putnam.
(b) Rebecca Nurse.
(c) Elizabeth Proctor.
(d) Parris.

13. How many people does Tituba claim to have seen with the devil?
(a) Two.
(b) Four.
(c) Three.
(d) Six.

14. What does Abigail ultimately want from John Proctor?
(a) She wants him to kill his wife.
(b) She wants to continue the affair.
(c) She wants him to give her money.
(d) She wants him to rehire her.

15. Toward the end of Act 1, Betty wakes from her trance-like state and calls out for someone. Who is it?
(a) Parris.
(b) The devil.
(c) Abigail.
(d) Her dead mother.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who claims Tituba has knowledge of conjuration?

2. When John Proctor reminds Mr. Putnam that "votes are not granted by the acre." What is he implying?

3. What is Parris's relationship to Abigail?

4. At the end of Act 1, what does Mr. Putnam threaten to do?

5. What two things does Tituba say the devil claimed he would give her if she did what he asked?

(see the answer keys)

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