Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

English 11

The Crucible Characters

Abigail Williams Reverend Parris' niece;orphaned;former servant for the Proctors, and was fired by Elizabeth Proctor
John Proctor a local farmer who lives just outside town; in his thirties; married to Elizabeth and hates hypocrisy. Secret sin is affair with Abigail
Reverend Parris Minister of Salem's church. Paranoid and power hungry
Rebecca Nurse Francis Nurse's wife;wise, sensible and held in high regard amonst women in Salem
Francis Nurse wealthy and influential man in Salem. An enemy of Thomas Putnam
Thomas Putnam wewalthy and influential man in Salem. Encourages the accusations and uses the trial to increase his own wealth
Ann Putnam Thomas Putnam's wife; all children have died and believes were murdered by supernatural means
Giles Corey an 82 year old feisty farmer, famous for a tendency to file lawsuits
Tituba Parris' slave from Barbados. Dark arts and sorcery;among the first to be accused of witch craft
Betty Parris Reverend Parris' ten-year-old daughter. Falls ill after dancing in forest; fuels first rumors of witchcraft
Ruth Putnman only surviving child of Ann and Thomas Putnam. Fell into stupor after being caught conjuring spirits in the forest to try to communicate with her dead siblings.
Mercy Lewis Belongs to Abby's group of girls; servant of Putnam's household. "Fat, sly, merciless girl of eighteen"
Mary Warren Belongs to Abby's group of girls;servant in Proctor's household. "Seventeen, subservient, naive, lonely girl." Easily swayed.
Reverend John Hale young minister with reputation of being an expert on witchcraft. Called to Salem to examine Betty.
Elizabeth Proctor John Proctor's wife. Fired Abigail Williams after discovering that she and John were having an affair.
Martha Corey Giles Corey's third wife. Martha's reading habits lead to her arrest and conviction for witchcraft.
Ezekiel Cheevar clerk of the Salem court during the witch trials. He is upright and determined to do his duty of justice.
Herrick marshal of Salem
Judge Hathorne a judge who presides, along with Danforth, over the witch trials.
Judge Danforth the Deputy Governor of Massachussetts and the presiding judge at the witch trials. Shuts down people who appear to challenge his authority.
Created by: mbarkley



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards