Young Goodman Brown

by: Nathaniel Hawthorne

Historical Context Quick Quiz

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In 1692, how many people were killed by the Salem villagers during the witch trials?

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Which denomination of Christianity did Puritans refuse to tolerate during the late 17th century?

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Which war is referenced in Young Goodman Brown?

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Who was in control of Massachusetts after the war?

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How many events from Puritan history in 17th-century America does Hawthorne reference in the story?