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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