Name: Period: The Crucible Webquest Background Research Directions: Answer the questions below using the links provided to find the answers. This will help you build background knowledge to prepare for The Crucible and learning about the Salem Witch Trials. Part I: The Puritans 1. Who were the Puritans? 2. Why did the Puritans come to the new world? 3. List five values of Puritanism. 4. What is predestination? 5. What were some behaviors and duties for children? 6. What were some common occupations? 7. What were the governing and educating systems like? 8. What did their clothing look like? 9 . Describe how you think this information is important to the play, The Crucible (predict) Part II: The Salem Witchcraft Trials Background 1. When did the Salem witch trials take place?
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