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Who or What is Responsible? Who or What Is to Blame?In order to successfully complete this Part II/Final Examination assignment, you must complete the reading ofArthur Miller’s, “The Crucible” play, the Edpuzzle assignment on the Google Classroom which is themovie/theatrical version of the play, and the PADLET ASSIGNMENT, “Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave..”Upon completion of Arthur Miller’s play “The Crucible,” we must return to the original terms hysteria and masshysteria. The Salem Witch Trials is the most popular example of mass hysteria in history for many reasons. Forone, it is difficult to determine who are what caused this episode of mass hysteria that ultimately claimed thelives of many people who were members of this Salem Village of Puritans. Secondly, it is difficult to understandhow a religious group whose rules were strict in the worship to God, could have behaved in such a manner thatpeople were murdered. Thirdly, people who read about the Salem Wich Trials are shocked by the events thattook place, specifically how quickly mass hysteria engulfed an entire community in short span of time. Lastly,many wonder if such an occurence can ever happen again. WHO IS RESPONSIBLE? WHO IS TO BLAMEFOR WHAT WE WITNESSED THROUGH THE READING OF “THE CRUCIBLE” play, The Salem Witch TrialArticle, and the movie/theatrical version?TASK: Create a one-two page response that addresses the following inquiry using textual references tosubstantiate your stance: WHO, OR WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE THE MASS HYSTERIA THAT ENGULFED THESALEM COMMUNITY OF PURITANS?PARAGRAPH ONE: Begin this analytical response by presenting questions that gets the reader thinking aboutthe terms mass hysteria, acceptance, control, consequences, control, and remorse. As always, your questionsshould be thought-provoking as these terms above capture the actual events of The Salem Witch Trialsinspiring the creation of Arthur Miller’s play and theatrical version of “The Crucible.” Give your reader insightinto the plot of the play without summarizing the story in its totality. YOUR FINAL SENTENCE IN THISPARAGRAPH MUST BE YOUR THESIS, WHICH IS WHERE YOU DECLARE YOUR RESPONSE TO THEQUESTION “Who or what is responsible for the mass hysteria engulfing the Salem community of Puritans?REMEMBER MANY PEOPLE LOST THEIR LIVES BECAUSE THEY WERE FALSELY ACCUSED OF BEINGWITCHES AND THUS, PRACTICING WITCHCRAFT. In short, were the children to be blamed for the masshysteria that destroyed the Salem Village of Puritans? Was it the adults? Was it the religion itself, orsomeone/something else?BODY OF THE ESSAY: This is the portion of your essay where you present as much textual evidence as youcan gather to support your response to the question above “WHO OR WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THEMASS HYSTERIA THAT ENGULFED THE SALEM VILLAGE OF PURITANS, LEADING TO THE LOSS OFMANY INNOCENT LIVES? Are you going to assign blame to the adults who simply should have known betterthan to be consumed by lies? Are you going to blame the strict rules of Puritan life and religion? Will you assignblame to the Puritan girls who were dancing in the forest? Should the leaders of the Puritan community beblamed as those who held the authority to do the right thing? Would you assign blame to one of the themesidentified throughout the reading such as The Impact of Deception, Consequences for One’s Actions, or ThePresence of Hypocrisy. YOU MUST USE TEXTUAL REFERENCE TO SUPPORT YOUR THESIS WHICHAGAIN DECLARES WHO OR WHAT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MASS HYSTERIA ENGULFING THESALEM COMMUNITY OF PURITANS, LEADING TO THE LOSS OF INNOCENT LIVES.Conclusion: Can such an occurrence happen again? Can the events of Salem Witch Trials be repeated?AGAIN, EXPLAIN IN DETAIL.