anonymous
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PROCTOR: You cannot command, Mister Parris. We vote by name in this society, not by acreage (Act I, Scene 1). What did John Proctor mean when he said these words? A -that he shouldn't be bossed around by Parris B - that Parris's money and wealth meant less than his reputation among the people C - that Parris had no right to preach from the pulpit as a sinner D - all of the above
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anonymous
  • anonymous
Oh I am reading this book right now!
anonymous
  • anonymous
For AP English
anonymous
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One moment I'm going to read the context.

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anonymous
  • anonymous
thanks (:
anonymous
  • anonymous
Well a and c don't make sense because Proctor was speaking to Putnam in this part of the play.
anonymous
  • anonymous
He was telling Putnam that he shouldn't boss Parris.
anonymous
  • anonymous
I would say B just by elimination but I'll keep looking...
anonymous
  • anonymous
It DOES make sense because "voting by name in this society, not acreage" means that reputation means more than money. Acreage meaning land and therefore wealth. The name referring to the name being "good" or not in the village which is a major theme in this book, and if you remember Abigail was arguing that her name was "good" in the village.
anonymous
  • anonymous
i also have one more question i cant seem to answer about this book. do you think you could help me with it as well?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Sure.
anonymous
  • anonymous
Does the explanation make sense? ^
anonymous
  • anonymous
Putnam's wife was revengeful because _____. A- she thought that witchcraft and the supernatural were to blame for the deaths of her unborn children B- her husband had an affair C- her husband had been wronged by the church D- her husband was cheated out of land
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes it does make sense haha.
anonymous
  • anonymous
Definitely A. She was very persistant in saying that seven of her children died as children and the only one alive was sick. She said many times that she believes that unnatural causes were the reasons for her children's deaths and sought revenge.
anonymous
  • anonymous
thats what i was thinking as well.
anonymous
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Awesome! Tag me if you need help, later.

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