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The Crucible - Characters

This set of cards is to help you study for your upcoming test on Act 1 of The Crucible. This set is not for a grade, but it will help you to be prepared for the character identification section of the test.
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a slave from Barbados
Tituba
Reverend Parris' niece
Abigail Williams
the Proctors' current servant girl
Mary Warren
Ruth's mother
Ann Putnam
the Putnam's servant girl
Mercy Lewis
screams upon hearing the Lord's name
Betty Parris
hates Elizabeth Proctor
Abigail Williams
a seventy-two year old woman
Rebecca Nurse
the "sickly wife"
Elizabeth Proctor
sues many villagers of Salem
Giles Corey
an expert on "demonic arts"
Reverend Hale
drank blood to kill Goody Proctor
Abigail Williams
his wife reads "strange books"
Giles Corey
father of the seven children who died shortly after birth
Thomas Putnam
was naked in the forest
Mercy Lewis
thinks the girls are going through their "silly seasons"
Rebecca Nurse
"a crank and a nuisance"
Giles Corey
a graduate of Harvard
Reverend Parris
doesn't attend church regulary
John Proctor
an eighty-three year old man
Giles Corey
tells Rev. Parris that the doctor can find no medical cause for Betty's illness
Susanna Walcott
tells Abigail, "We never touched"
John Proctor
preaches hellfire
Reverend Parris
arbitrates disputes as though he were an unofficial judge
Francis Nurse
thinks he owns more land than he does
Thomas Putnam