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The Crucible

The Crucible

by Arthur Miller

The Crucible: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Crucible? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The events are an allegory for


Abolitionism
Revolution
Constitutional Convention
McCarthyism
Communism
Q. The events in this story happen in


1592
1692
1792
1892
1992
Q. The allegory about which Miller wrote happened in which time period?


1910's
1920's
1930's
1940's
1980's
Q. There is actually little evidence of


Witchcraft
Embezzlement
Unfair working conditions
A strike
Illegal drug trafficking
Q. Who accused people of unAmerican activities during the Cold War?


CIA
FBI
UAW
UAE
UNICEF
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