Huck Finn

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What is the source of the fortune that Judge Thatcher is keeping in trust for Huck?

A robber's stash that Huck and Tom found in a cave

At the end of the novel, which character informs the others that Jim is actually a free man?

Tom

What symbolizes bad luck to Huck and Jim?

a shed snakeskin

Which Wilks sister is initially suspicious of Huck?

Sophia

How does Huck know that Pap has returned to St. Petersburg?

He sees Pap's boot print in the snow

What is the name of the wrecked steamboat on which Huck and Jim encounter the robbers?

The Walter Scott

What is Jim's initial destination when he and Huck start downriver?

The Ohio River

Where does Huck hide the Wilks family gold?

In Peter Wilks's coffin

What event sets off the final gunfight between the Shepherdsons and the Grangerfords?

Sophia Grangerford's elopement with a Shepherdson

How do Huck and Jim initially acquire the raft?

They find it during a flood

What does the "witch pie" that Huck and Tom bake for Jim contain?

A dead snake

How do the duke and the dauphin dress Jim so that he can stay on the raft without being tied up?

) As a sick Arab

What is the name of the town where Huck, Jim, and Tom live at the novel's opening?

St. Petersburg

Why does Jim run away from Miss Watson's?

She is planning to sell him, which would separate him from his family

What charm does Jim wear around his neck that he says cures sickness?

A five-cent piece

What is the primary influence on Tom Sawyer?

Adventure novels

"Temperance" refers to the movement designed to abolish which of the following?

Drinking alcohol

What kind of animal does Huck kill as part of the plot to fake his own death?

A pig

Who finally tells Huck that Pap is dead?

Jim

What character gets shot in Jim's final "escape"?

Tom

Where does Huck go after Sherburn disperses the lynch mob?

To the circus

What is Mark Twain's real name?

Samuel Clemens

How does Tom travel to the Phelps farm?

By steamboat

Where does Huck intend to go at the novel's end?

The West

When was The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first published?

1884

What is The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn novel best described as?

a social commentary

The Dauphin represents what historical character?

Son of the Duke

What are the Duke and the Dauphin?

conartists

With whom does Huck start to fall in love in the novel?

Mary Jane Wilks

From which family do the Duke and the Dauphin try to steal the inheritance?

The Wilks

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