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Mr. Hale's Purpose

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Trifles, Susan Glaspell, 1916

Glaspell, Susan. "Trifles." Itech.fgcu.edu. Dr. Jim Wohlpart, July 1996. Web. 19 Apr. 2016.

Considering lines 12-38 as a whole, Mr. Hale's purpose in this play is to

A

vilify Mrs. Wright.

B

explain Mr. Wright's murder.

C

offer advice to the Sheriff about solving the case.

D

establish a dominant point of view for the entire passage.

E

discuss the historical significance of the setting.