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Reverend Parris's daughter

Betty

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betty is rumored to be a victim of

witchcraft

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reverend Parris has sent for

Reverend John Hale of Beverly

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Parris's niece

Abigail williams, 17 year old

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what did parris discover

betty, abigail , mercy, and other girls with tituba in the forest at night. Tituba chanting over fire.
Mercy running naked.
Some brew in the kettle.

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who did abigail used to work for

Elizabeth proctor

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why was abigail fired by elizabeth proctor

because Elizabeth Proctor found out that her husband, John proctor, had an affair with abigail

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who holds the grudge against the faction that thwarted his brother-in-law's aspiration

thomas putnam

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the Putnam's daughter

Ruth

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Mrs. Putnam claims that someone saw what

betty fly

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Mrs. Putnam sent ruth to do what

make tituba contact her 7 dead children to see how they died

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the putnam's servant

Mercy Lewis

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servant for proctor household

Mary warren

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why did the girls drink blood

as a charm to kill elizabeth proctor

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what can betty not stand to hear

the lord's name

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how old is rebecca nurse

72

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who is giles corey

an 83 year old muscular farmer

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what was francis nurse a part of

the faction that overthrew thomas putnam's apiration

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giles corey's wife

martha

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accused witches

sarah good and goody osburn

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voice of reason

john proctor and rebecca nurse

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what do putnam and proctor bicker over

land

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what do proctor and parris bicker over

parris's cheapness, the deed to his house, and accusing of being an enemy

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reasons for witch trials taking place

no holidays/ all work/ church girls were bored
disorder, confusion, mass fear.
land disputes, could exact vengeance on neighbors.
intolerant
power girls
publicly express guilt and not be accountable for it
theocracy
predilection for minding other people's business.

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