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Which of the following best illustrates the theme of betrayal?
Parris tries to persuade Proctor to confess at the end of the play.
Mary Warren gives Elizabeth Proctor a poppet.
Abigail Williams accuses Elizabeth Proctor of witchcraft.
Which of the following characters best illustrates the theme of revenge?
Which of the following characters best illustrates the theme of reason?
Deputy Governor Danforth
Which of the following themes is best illustrated when John Proctor cries out, "Because it is my name!"
The theme of loyalty.
The theme of integrity.
The theme of reason.
The communist witch hunt of the 1950s was similar to the Salem witch trials in which way?
It showed how dangerous irrational fear is.
It showed how dangerous anger is.
It showed how dangerous politics is.