Introduction : The Crucible Questions with Short Answers by Arthur Miller includes Terms definitions. And answers of the important questions of American drama The Crucible by Arthur Miller.
What is a crucible?
A crucible is a container used to melt metals on very high temperature. A crucible also means severe test or trial.
Why did Arthur Miller write “The Crucible”?
Arthur Miller wrote “The Crucible” because he has a story. And through this story he satire on the event in 1950s in which the communist were killed.
Why was Abigail dismissed from her job at the Proctor’s house?
Elizabeth Proctor dismissed Abigail from her job at the Proctor’s house. When Elizabeth Proctor knows her affair with her husband John Proctor.
How does Abigail thrives on the attention of all in the court and become the center of excitement?
Abigail thrives on the attention of all in the court. And becomes the center of excitement by pretending witch hunting.
Why does Abigail accuse Proctor’s wife?
Abigail accuses Proctor’s wife of witchcraft. Because, Elizabeth dismissed her from job. And secondly she want to remove her that she herself can marry to John Proctor.