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John Proctor forgets the commandment, Thou shall not commit adultery. This is an example of:
a) Irony
b) Allusion
c) Imagery
d) Hyperbole

I will fall like an ocean on the court! This is an example of:
a) Metaphor
b) Simile
c) Personification
d) Allusion

What weighty work we do. This is an example of:
a) Personification
b) Simile
c) Alliteration
d) Allusion

An everlasting funeral marches around your heart. This is an example of:
a) personification
b) simile
c) irony
d) metaphor

This play was based on what event in history?
a) The Salem Witch Trials
b) Scopes Trial
c) Founding of Jamestown
d) American Revolution

What was the name of the Reverend?
a) Putnam
b) Proctor
c) Parris
d) Hale

Who was the ringleader of the young girls?
a) Betty
b) Mary Warren
c) Abigail

The Crucible was written as an historical drama to reflect which event?
a) McCarthyism and Red Scare
b) Terrorism and 9/11
c) American Revolution
d) Nothing. It is not based on history.

Who wrote The Crucible?
a) Walter Dean Myers
b) Arthur Miller
c) Ernest Hemingway
d) William Shakespeare

She raises up her chin like the daughter of a prince. This is an example of:
a) Simile
b) Metaphor
c) Personification
d) Imagery

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