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To Kill a Mockingbird 9th Literature


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Mr. Dolphus Raymond
the towns social outcast who knows true justice
Rose Aylmer
Uncle Jack's cat
Mrs. Merriweather
author and producer of Halloween pageant
Miss Caroline
Scout's first grade teacher
Link Deas
gives Helen Robinson a job
Bob Ewell
attempts to break into Judge Taylor's house
Simon Finch
mistrusted his daughter
hides surprises in a tree for Jem and Scout Boo
Walter Cunningham
is the son of a poor but honest farmer
Atticus Finch
teaches Scout to read
Scout's costume in the Halloween pageant
Miss Maudie's house burns down
Miss Maudie moves in with Miss Stephanie Crawford because:
guilty of rape
The jury finds Tom Robinson:
die when Scout was very young.
Scout's mother
are not very impressed because he can read.
When Scout and Jem meet Dill Harris, they:
At the end of the book Scout and Jem are:
The span of this novel covers how many years?
insensitive, uncaring
Which words best describe Heck Tate, the sherriff?
dies of Maycomb's usual disease
Tom Robinson finally:
Alabama in the 1930s
The setting for this novel is:
Atticus Finch is a :
Boo Radley
At the end of the book, who saves Scout and Jem?
Boo Radley and Tom Robinson
Which two characters represent mockingbirds?
They do not harm anyone.
Why is it a sin to kill a mockingbird?
The novel is narrated in the first person from whose point of view?
honest; hardworking
Which words best describe Tom Robinson?
bank robbery
Which crime did Bob Ewell NOT commit?
Scout beats up Cousin Francis.
.On Christmas Day at Finch's Landing:
that you never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.
An important lesson Atticus teaches Scout is:
Unlce Jack
With whom does Scout have a conversation about getting to tell her side?
Mrs. Dubose was a morphine addict and she uses the distraction of reading to break the habit.
Atticus said he would have Jem to Mrs. Dubose's house to read to her even if he hadn't fallen into her hands. Why?
to find Dill in her room.
After Atticus breaks up the fight between Scout and Jem, he sends Scout to her room. She is shocked:
He was basically a good man, but he had a blind spot.
What reason does Atticus give Scout and Jem for Mr. Cunningham's actions at the jail?
sit with the Negroes in the balcony.
During the trial in the courtroom, Jem and Scout:
She called Atticus a "****** lover"
Jem destroys Mrs. Dubose's camellias because:
She asked him to fix the hinge on the door.
According to the testimony given by Tom Robinson, how did Mayella Ewell get Tom into the house?
a court
In his final argument before the jury, Atticus says that there is one human institution which makes all people equal and that is:
shy and childlike
Scout discovers that Boo Radley is :
stands on the Radley porch.
Scout finally puts herself in Boo's shoes when she:
Harper Lee
The author of To Kill a Mockingbird is:
Boo Radley
kills Bob Ewell.
Aunt Alexandra
disapproves strongly of the manner in which Atticus is bringing up his children.
Bob Ewell
spits in Atticus's face and threaten to kill him.
Scout plans to marry:
Boo Radley
seldom leaves the house.
tells Scout never to kill a mockingbird.
Tom Robinson is defended by:
Tom Robinson's
left arm is crippled from a cotton gin accident.
Bob Ewell
beats up Mayella Ewell.
At first Atticus thinks that who killed Bob Ewell.