This Crucible test is an editable word document that has 40 multiple choice questions and 4 possible essay prompts. it is designed for a CP American Literature class.
The questions are in the following format:
1-5 character quote matching
6-10 character description matching
11-16 historical background information
17-30 text background
31-40 passage 1 and analysis questions
41-50 passage 2 and analysis questions
Common core requires that any test has passages that ask for textual analysis and not just regurgitation of elements discussed in class. With 20 questions on the test asking students to analyze the passage, this test meets the Common Core (and South Carolina) ELA standards.