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The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
50 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
bemused
protruded
dispersal
scattered
dazed
stuck out
distribution
dissipates
scattered
bemused
dazed
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
17 terms
Grapes of Wrath
dissipate
insinuation
pique
snub
to scatter and go away
a suggestion or implication
stimulate
to ignore
dissipate
to scatter and go away
insinuation
a suggestion or implication
31 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Author
Author's Birthplace
Noteworthy Novels
Accolade(s)
John Steinbeck
Salinas, California
The Grapes of Wrath, Cannery Row, The Pearl, Of Mice and Men
Nobel Prize for Literature
Author
John Steinbeck
Author's Birthplace
Salinas, California
28 terms
The grapes of wrath
if their men were who
There aint no sin
they were men & slaves
banks are cold and powerful masters
chapter 1
chapter 4
chapter 5
chapter 5
if their men were who
chapter 1
There aint no sin
chapter 4
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The Grapes of Wrath
A
C
A
C
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
What is a "big cat"?... (A) A machine used by the banks to evict…
During what decade did the Dust Bowl tragedy take place?... (A)…
A
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
C
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
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The Grapes of Wrath
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Tenant farmers in general preparing for the journey to Califo…
Tom and Ma Joad discuss California. Ma worries about what the…
The narrator explains that even though men continue to work t…
Long lines of cars creep down Highway 66, full of tenant farm…
Chapter 9
Tenant farmers in general preparing for the journey to Califo…
Chapter 10
Tom and Ma Joad discuss California. Ma worries about what the…
34 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Type of novel
Year
Kind of writing from Steinbeck
Who decides things
Proletarian
1939
Romance
Ma (citadel)
Type of novel
Proletarian
Year
1939
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The Grapes of Wrath
Ain't
Appendix
Barn
Boxcar
A non-standard short form of am not, is not, are not, has not…
A small part of your body that has little or no use but can c…
A large building on a farm for keeping crops and sometimes an…
A railroad car with high sides and a roof that is used for ca…
Ain't
A non-standard short form of am not, is not, are not, has not…
Appendix
A small part of your body that has little or no use but can c…
161 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
turtle
McAlester
Roshasharn
Noah
a: Tom Joad found one on the side of the road... b: it was going…
a: where Tom Joad went to prison... b: he killed a man
a: Tom's sister... b: pregnant and complains a lot
a: Tom's brother... b: Leaves his family and lives by the river
turtle
a: Tom Joad found one on the side of the road... b: it was going…
McAlester
a: where Tom Joad went to prison... b: he killed a man
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The Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
bemused
protruded
dispersal
scattered
dazed
stuck out
distribution
dissipates
scattered
bemused
dazed
100 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
A
C
A
C
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
What is a "big cat"?... (A) A machine used by the banks to evict…
During what decade did the Dust Bowl tragedy take place?... (A)…
A
How does Grampa die?... (A) He has a stroke.... (B) He has a heart…
C
Why is Noah slightly deformed?... (A) Ma drank heavily during he…
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Grapes of Wrath
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antagonist
A narration usually restricted to a single meaning because it…
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
Allows for two or more simultaneous interpretations of a word…
The person, force, or collection of forces in fiction that op…
Allegory
A narration usually restricted to a single meaning because it…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
39 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Plot Overview
Narrarator
Point of View
Tone
Released from an Oklahoma state prison after serving four yea…
An anonymous, all-knowing, historically aware consciousness t…
The narrative shifts dramatically between different points of…
Mournful, awed, enraged, sympathetic
Plot Overview
Released from an Oklahoma state prison after serving four yea…
Narrarator
An anonymous, all-knowing, historically aware consciousness t…
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Grapes of Wrath
Tie handkerchiefs over their noses and…
They notice that their men stay whole…
McAlester state penitentiary, manslaug…
A truck driver who carries a no riders…
What do the men do for themselves to protect from the dust?
How do the women know that this drought will pass?
Where did Tom Joad serve for four years? And why does tom ser…
Whom does Tom get a ride with after he is released from priso…
Tie handkerchiefs over their noses and…
What do the men do for themselves to protect from the dust?
They notice that their men stay whole…
How do the women know that this drought will pass?
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Grapes of Wrath
Joad
Homicide
Curtis Marbut
Hugh Bennett
Name of the family that moves to California
Crime that Tom committed
Father of soil science
Father of soil conservation
Joad
Name of the family that moves to California
Homicide
Crime that Tom committed
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The Grapes of Wrath
Where was Steinbeck born?
Dates of Steinbeck
When did he win Pulitzer Prize and for…
When was Grapes of Wrath written?
Salinas, CA
1902-1968
1940-Grapes of Wrath
1939
Where was Steinbeck born?
Salinas, CA
Dates of Steinbeck
1902-1968
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Grapes of Wrath
humility
insistent
sullenly
plump
modesty
demanding
morosely
pleasantly fat
humility
modesty
insistent
demanding
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Grapes of Wrath
What is the setting in the beginning o…
Diner waitress
Trucker
Tom Joad
Sallisaw, Oklahoma
At beginning of book talks to trucker about a man getting an…
Talks to woman in diner about a man getting an operation and…
Hitch hikes back home after being released from prison. The n…
What is the setting in the beginning o…
Sallisaw, Oklahoma
Diner waitress
At beginning of book talks to trucker about a man getting an…
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grapes of wrath
"You had that big nose goin' over me l…
I got thinkin' how we was holy when we…
"[Y]ou cut us down, and soon you will…
"There ain't room enough for you an' m…
tom to the truck driver
jim casey preaching to the joad family for the first time bef…
one farmer warns the corrupt pawnbroker who robs him of his p…
gas station attendant when a farmer notes that surely Califor…
"You had that big nose goin' over me l…
tom to the truck driver
I got thinkin' how we was holy when we…
jim casey preaching to the joad family for the first time bef…
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Grapes of Wrath
Causes of the Dust Bowl
Effects of the Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl takes place in
Black Sunday
-Farmers plowed too much land/took advantage of it... -Rain stop…
-Loss of pride (among farmers depending on government for wor…
Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Texas
April 14, 1935. Worst dust storm
Causes of the Dust Bowl
-Farmers plowed too much land/took advantage of it... -Rain stop…
Effects of the Dust Bowl
-Loss of pride (among farmers depending on government for wor…
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Grapes of Wrath
dissipates
protruded
truculent
tentatively
Disperse or scatter (v)
To stick out (v)
fierce and cruel; eager to fight (adj)
uncertain; hesitant (adv)
dissipates
Disperse or scatter (v)
protruded
To stick out (v)
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Grapes of Wrath
What was the dust bowl?
Where was Tom? Why?
What was Casy's past occupation?
What is the significance of the turtle…
The Dust Bowl was a natural disaster that cause hundreds of d…
He was at McAllister's state penitentiary because he killed a…
He was a Preacher
It represents the family's journey to California. To give it…
What was the dust bowl?
The Dust Bowl was a natural disaster that cause hundreds of d…
Where was Tom? Why?
He was at McAllister's state penitentiary because he killed a…
78 terms
Grapes of Wrath
chapter 1 summary
What is devastating the land? (chap 1)
When the mens faces become hard and an…
What theme is shown through this quote…
-drought and dust are shriveling the Oklahoma cornfields ... -mi…
-drought and dust (the dust bowl)
-it shows that the men are still strong ... - It is anger that d…
-theme that women are dependent on men
chapter 1 summary
-drought and dust are shriveling the Oklahoma cornfields ... -mi…
What is devastating the land? (chap 1)
-drought and dust (the dust bowl)
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Grapes of Wrath
Muley Graves
Uncle John
Rose of Sharon
Sairy Wilson
"Ghost" of vacant farms; stayed in Oklahoma
he blames himself for the death of his wife and it haunts his…
she is married to Connie; she is pregnant throughout the whol…
she is sick and in much pain; she never reaches California
Muley Graves
"Ghost" of vacant farms; stayed in Oklahoma
Uncle John
he blames himself for the death of his wife and it haunts his…
20 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Dissipated
Bemused
Protruded
Dispersal
To become less.
Confused, Puzzled
Sticks out, extends forward.
Distribution of, hand out.
Dissipated
To become less.
Bemused
Confused, Puzzled
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The Grapes of Wrath
Bemuse
Perplexity
Corrugated
Furrow
To confuse or bewilder
A state of confusion or uncertainty
Bent into folds or alternate furrows and ridges, wrinkled
To make wrinkles or grooves, a wrinkle or groove
Bemuse
To confuse or bewilder
Perplexity
A state of confusion or uncertainty
24 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
judiciously
veneration
chambray
intricacies
Having, exercising, or characterized by good or discriminatin…
a feeling of awe, respect, etc.
a linen-finished gingham cloth with a white weft and a colore…
details, especially of an involved or perplexing subject.
judiciously
Having, exercising, or characterized by good or discriminatin…
veneration
a feeling of awe, respect, etc.
20 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
burnished
Wrath
jubilant
transfigures
Polished
Intense anger
Filled with joy
transform into something more beautiful or elevated
burnished
Polished
Wrath
Intense anger
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the grapes of wrath
bemused
listless
insinuation
judiciously
deeply absorbed in thought
lacking energy
indirect implication
having or exhibiting sound judgment
bemused
deeply absorbed in thought
listless
lacking energy
63 terms
Grapes of Wrath
Tom Joad
Jim Casy
Muley Graves
What was Tom in prison for and for how…
Protagonist: an Oklahoma tenant farmer's son
former preacher who now questions traditional beliefs as he o…
farmer reduced to homeless poverty when he loses his family's…
four years for manslaughter. Paroled for good behavior
Tom Joad
Protagonist: an Oklahoma tenant farmer's son
Jim Casy
former preacher who now questions traditional beliefs as he o…
22 terms
The Grapes Of Wrath
Muley Graves
Ma Joad
Uncle John
Grandma Joad
short, lean old man with the truculent look of an ornery chil…
heavy woman thick with child-bearing and constant work. Her f…
Uncle John is astonishingly tough and mean, hardened by losin…
Shot her husband *********** and is very strong and religious
Muley Graves
short, lean old man with the truculent look of an ornery chil…
Ma Joad
heavy woman thick with child-bearing and constant work. Her f…
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
11 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Uncle John
Ma
Pa
Tom
nurturing... The fact that we are haunted by our past
responsible, cares for family... perfect example of a mother
leader, provider, strong... very much provider, how men are no…
family guy, demander of info... the apostle of Jim Casy
Uncle John
nurturing... The fact that we are haunted by our past
Ma
responsible, cares for family... perfect example of a mother
The Grapes of Wrath
Zenith
Swale
Declivity
On the wane
the highest point reached by a celestial or other object.
a low or hollow place, especially a marshy depression between…
a downward slope
decreasing; diminishing
Zenith
the highest point reached by a celestial or other object.
Swale
a low or hollow place, especially a marshy depression between…
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The Grapes of Wrath
Who is the youngest of the family
nicknamed "Jesus meek and mild"
leaves the farm against his will
insists on drinking milk
Winfield Joad
Tom Joad
Grampa Joad
Rose of Sharon
Who is the youngest of the family
Winfield Joad
nicknamed "Jesus meek and mild"
Tom Joad
20 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Dissipated
Bemused
Protruded
Dispersal
Scattered or thinned
Puzzled or confused
Sticking out
Disruption of something
Dissipated
Scattered or thinned
Bemused
Puzzled or confused
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The Grapes of Wrath
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Dust storm. People cannot go out. killed crops. children play…
Truck driver talker to waitress. Someone won lottery. Driver…
Turtle was flipped over. 40 y/o woman saw & screamed. Someone…
Joad stopped to watch turtle & flipped it upside-down; then b…
Chapter 1
Dust storm. People cannot go out. killed crops. children play…
Chapter 2
Truck driver talker to waitress. Someone won lottery. Driver…
20 terms
The Grapes of wrath
Bemused
Listless
Insinuation
Piqued
Adj: deeply absorbed in thought
Adj: lacking energy
N: indirect implication
N: perceived slight or indignity; wounded pride
Bemused
Adj: deeply absorbed in thought
Listless
Adj: lacking energy
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The Grapes Of Wrath
Lax
Querulous
Transcend
Ostracism
wanting in strength or firmness or resilience\
habitually complaining
be greater in scope or size; go beyond; rise above
the act of excluding someone
Lax
wanting in strength or firmness or resilience\
Querulous
habitually complaining
83 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Carl Marx
What are three important aspects of Ji…
When did TGOW take place?
What was going on during the 1930s?
Philosopher who had the same views and beliefs of TGOW
1. Democratic ... 2. Humanists ... 3. Common Bond between all people
1930s
Great Depression / Dust Bowl
Carl Marx
Philosopher who had the same views and beliefs of TGOW
What are three important aspects of Ji…
1. Democratic ... 2. Humanists ... 3. Common Bond between all people
60 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Ma
Tom
Casy
Grampa
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Has spent the last four years in jail.
A former preacher who feels like a hypocrite.
Drinks coffee mixed with a sedative to make him sleep so that…
Ma
Organizes the food and household supplies and salts the pork
Tom
Has spent the last four years in jail.
73 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Perplexity
Reassured
Anlage
Declivity
State of confusion
to restore assurance or confidence
n. the basis of later development; foundation
a downward slope
Perplexity
State of confusion
Reassured
to restore assurance or confidence
30 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Rivulet
Sated
Satiric
Scurried
a very small stream
satisfy (a desire or appetite) to the full
containing or using satire (sarcastic, critical, mocking)
move hurriedly with quick short steps
Rivulet
a very small stream
Sated
satisfy (a desire or appetite) to the full
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The Grapes of Wrath
Tom Joad Jr.
Tom Joad Sr.
Jim Casy
Grampa
second oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Joad, spent time in McAllis…
father of Noah, Tom, Rosasharn, Al, Ruthie, and Winfield, hus…
former preacher, morally confused, unsure of himself, humanit…
old farmer, husband of Granma, fought for his land, dirty man…
Tom Joad Jr.
second oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Joad, spent time in McAllis…
Tom Joad Sr.
father of Noah, Tom, Rosasharn, Al, Ruthie, and Winfield, hus…
14 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Harold Bloom
Christopher Isherwood
Isherwood
Frederick Carpenter
"Casy's radical and naturalistic humanism has clear sources i…
"readers of earlier novels do not need to be reminded that Mr…
"Mr Steinbeck has been guilty throughout this book of such pe…
"A century before, the same experience and these same ideas h…
Harold Bloom
"Casy's radical and naturalistic humanism has clear sources i…
Christopher Isherwood
"readers of earlier novels do not need to be reminded that Mr…
12 terms
The Grapes of Wrath
Vivaciousness
Morosely
Querulously
Transcend
liveliness, high-spiritedness
gloomily
In a complaining way
surpass
Vivaciousness
liveliness, high-spiritedness
Morosely
gloomily
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