Poor Junius, Not a Chance

Who wants to take a quiz about a man named Junius? Well, anyone who is interested in the history of witchcraft would be most interested indeed. Take this quiz and you've taken yourself back into the seventeenth century...a time of numerous prosecutions.

In order to pass this test, you'll need to know quite a bit about the Prosecutions at Bamberg, so read up and then proceed. There are many sources out there on this. Check out The Witch Persecutions by Burr, pages 23-28 for more information.

Created by: Dawn
  1. Why is the trial of Junius of particular interest to historians?
  2. The intial means of torture used was
  3. What position did Junius hold in the town of Bamberg?
  4. How did Junius' descent into witchcraft begin?
  5. What new name did the spirits give Junius?
  6. Did Junius have any children that we know of?
  7. Did Junius name any others involved in witchcraft? If so, who?
  8. How many confessed against Junius?
  9. How was Junius put to death?
  10. What adage might apply to this story?

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