Consider the Purpose of Strict Laws and Punishments The woman on the ducking stool, shown here, could have broken any number

Consider the Purpose of Strict Laws and Punishments
The woman on the ducking stool, shown here, could have broken any number of laws, including disturbing the peace in a Puritan town. What do you think was the social purpose of harsh, public punishments? Check all of the boxes that apply.
to scare people
to deter crime
to show power