- 1 What has been occurring in Andover that worries Parris?
- 2 What is the significance of Andover in the play?
- 3 What is the rumor about Andover?
- 4 Why Parris and Abigail fear what is happening in Andover?
- 5 What does Abigail say is a deadly sin?
- 6 What does Parris say has happened in Andover Act 4?
- 7 What does Abigail do at the end of the play?
- 8 Who does Abigail say is causing her so much physical pain?
- 9 What happened to Abigail and Mercy Lewis in Act 4?
- 10 Why is Herrick drunk Act 4?
- 11 What changes do we see in Reverend Parris?
- 12 What happens to John at the end of the play?
- 13 What happened in Andover Act 4?
- 14 Who dies in the crucible Act 4?
- 15 Why does Elizabeth say her husband has his goodness as he is about to be hanged?
What has been occurring in Andover that worries Parris?
He is worried that the people of Salem, upset that their loved ones are in jail and that farms are going to waste, will hear the new that Andover rebelled against the courts, and get ideas into their heads that they should do the same.
What is the significance of Andover in the play?
Andover is fairly significance in the last act of the drama. Andover is a neaby town that experienced the same situation with witchcraft accusations as Salem is.
What is the rumor about Andover?
There is no rebellion in Andover! The rumor says that Andover has thrown out the court and will have no part in witchcraft!
Why Parris and Abigail fear what is happening in Andover?
In Andover townspeople were rebelling against the trials. Parris is suggesting that Abigail was feeling uneasy ( scared ) about the rebellion in Andover. He was afraid that this questioning of authority might spread to Salem. If it did, it would mean trouble for Abigail.
What does Abigail say is a deadly sin?
The sin that she represented the most is envy. On page 24, Abigail says, “Oh, I marvel how such a strong man may let such a sickly wife be-”. In this quote, Abigail is showing her envy towards Elizabeth Proctor. Lust is the craving for sexual pleasures.
What does Parris say has happened in Andover Act 4?
What happened in Andover that’s making Parris anxious? People are being thrown out of court and riots are forming. You just studied 42 terms!
What does Abigail do at the end of the play?
What does Abigail do at the end of the play? She kills herself. She flees Salem, after robbing her uncle.
Who does Abigail say is causing her so much physical pain?
We learn via Cheever that Abigail has charged Elizabeth Proctor as a witch (Act 2, p. 69). It turns out that while at dinner at the Parris house, Abigail fell to the floor, writhing in pain, and a needle was pulled out of her by Parris; Abigail then “testify it were your wife’s familiar spirit pushed it in” (Act 3, p.
What happened to Abigail and Mercy Lewis in Act 4?
What has happened to Abigail and Mercy Lewis? They stole Parris’s money and ran away.
Why is Herrick drunk Act 4?
Marshal Herrick’s drinking indicates that he feels guilty and ashamed for being involved in the witch trials. By giving her a drink of hard cider, Herrick is showing Sarah compassion, which stems from his feelings of guilt and shame.
What changes do we see in Reverend Parris?
Terms in this set (16) What changes do we see in Reverend Parris? Reverend Parris now feels guilty about all the accusing and deaths. What has happened in Andover, and why might these events worry Deputy Governor Danforth? Why might Danforth and Hathorne refuse to postpone the deaths?
What happens to John at the end of the play?
Yes, John Proctor is hanged at the end of the play. In act 3, John Proctor travels to Salem with Mary Warren in an attempt to expose Abigail Williams as a liar and put an end to the unjust, corrupt witch trials. The play ends as John Proctor is led to the gallows, where he dies a martyr.
What happened in Andover Act 4?
The town of Andover, Massachusetts, was experiencing their own witch trials. The people of the town overthrew the courts and started a riot. Danforth is really pushing for John Proctor and Rebecca Nurse to confess to witchcraft so they won’t be hung, and he will look like the victor.
Who dies in the crucible Act 4?
Everyone leaves the room to allow Elizabeth and Proctor privacy. Elizabeth tells Proctor that almost one hundred people have confessed to witchcraft. She relates that Giles was killed by being pressed to death by large stones, though he never pleaded guilty or not guilty to the charges against him.
Why does Elizabeth say her husband has his goodness as he is about to be hanged?
When he decides that he is not going to confess and goes to be hanged, Elizabeth states, “He have his goodness now.” She means that in his mind he has made up for his sin by doing what is right this time around and finally thinks himself to be a good man.