Chapter 17; To Kill a Mockingbird
6.) Atticus spends a great deal of time discussing Mayella Ewell's injuries. What does he seem to want to reveal?
He wants to show that his client, Tom Robinson, did not hurt Mayella, that it was her father that hurt her.
7.) The Ewells are "poor white trash." Explain this term according to what you know about the way they live and the kind of people they have appeared to be up to this point.
The term applied to the Ewells,"Poor White Trash" means that they don't have a lot of money and they live behind a dump and they use people to their advantage and they are drunks.