Huckleberry Finn Quiz Chapters 34-43

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Huckleberry Finn Quiz Chapters 34-43

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How does Tom propose to actually steal Jim from the hut in which Jim is held captive?
    • A. 

      Dynamite the door

    • B. 

      Steal the key from Nat

    • C. 

      Slip Jim out the window

    • D. 

      Dig under the wall of the hut

  • 2. 
    Which one of the items below is included in the "witch pie" made for Jim:
    • A. 

      A pick

    • B. 

      A rope ladder made from sheets

    • C. 

      A large tub of butter

    • D. 

      A disguise

  • 3. 
    Tom (Sid) makes Aunt Sally begin to doubt her senses when she attempts to get an accurate account of her:
    • A. 

      Spoons

    • B. 

      Teacups

    • C. 

      Books

    • D. 

      Dresses

  • 4. 
    Who helps Tom and Huck haul the grindstone into the hut for the inscriptions?
    • A. 

      Nat

    • B. 

      Uncle Silas

    • C. 

      Jim

    • D. 

      The Duke

  • 5. 
    Who was shot during the escape?
    • A. 

      Jim

    • B. 

      Tom Sawyer

    • C. 

      Huck Finn

    • D. 

      Uncle Silas

  • 6. 
    Toward the end of the novel, who shows up at the Phelps' farm?
    • A. 

      Judge Thatcher

    • B. 

      The King

    • C. 

      Aunt Polly

    • D. 

      Pap

  • 7. 
    What information does Jim share with Huck at the end of the novel?
    • A. 

      That he knew he was free all along

    • B. 

      That his own family is on the farm

    • C. 

      That pap is dead

    • D. 

      That he missed Cairo on purpose

  • 8. 
    How did Jim cease to be a slave (as opposed to a prisoner)?
    • A. 

      Miss Watson freed him in her will

    • B. 

      Mr. Robinson bought him and freed him

    • C. 

      Silas bought him for 40$ and freed him

    • D. 

      Missouri's law freed Jim automatically

  • 9. 
    How much money does Jim have at the end of the novel?
    • A. 

      $800

    • B. 

      $200

    • C. 

      $40

    • D. 

      $6,000

  • 10. 
    Huck's  last fake identity in the novel is as
    • A. 

      George Jackson

    • B. 

      Mary Williams

    • C. 

      Tom Sawyer

    • D. 

      Adolphus

  • 11. 
    The failure of this post Civil War government program made it so that freed slaves were not free in practice:
    • A. 

      Reconstruction

    • B. 

      The New Deal

    • C. 

      Klu Klux Clan

    • D. 

      Appeasement

  • 12. 
    Meaning of the motto: "Maggiore fretta, minore, alto."
    • A. 

      " a good learner is a good man"

    • B. 

      "to the victor belongs the spoils"

    • C. 

      "the more haste, the less speed"

    • D. 

      " to learn, to lead, to serve"

  • 13. 
    Pitchiola is:
    • A. 

      The name of Phelp's servant who waits on Jim

    • B. 

      The largest of the rats

    • C. 

      A tamed rattlesnake

    • D. 

      The name of the proposed plant to be watered by tears

  • 14. 
    This character does not die in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn:
    • A. 

      Pap

    • B. 

      Boggs

    • C. 

      Miss Watson

    • D. 

      Silas

  • 15. 
    What is not true about the "nonamous" note:
    • A. 

      Cutthroats from "Ingeun territory want to steal your nigger"

    • B. 

      They intend to poison the dogs

    • C. 

      They are coming at midnight

    • D. 

      The "unknown friend" will baaa like a sheep when they get in

  • 16. 
    Jim's outfit when he is captured while nursing Tom:
    • A. 

      In Pap's clothes

    • B. 

      Dressed as a Sick Arab

    • C. 

      Silas' shirt

    • D. 

      A yellow dress

  • 17. 
    Not a technique of Twain's:
    • A. 

      Structural, episodic organization based on using the river as a key means of plot movement

    • B. 

      Extensive use of disguise and deceit

    • C. 

      Use of colloquial vocabulary and idiom

    • D. 

      Charter returns back home but as a changed human

  • 18. 
    Tom's momento from his leg wound:
    • A. 

      A purple heart from the doctor

    • B. 

      Gangrene and amputation

    • C. 

      A bullet necklace

    • D. 

      A band in his honor

  • 19. 
    The Phelps' farm is in this state:
    • A. 

      Arkansas

    • B. 

      Illinois

    • C. 

      Louisiana

    • D. 

      Minnesota

  • 20. 
    At novel's end, please select the consideration that is true.
    • A. 

      Twain wanted whites/readers to think of Jim as a good human being and father figure

    • B. 

      Jim has $300 reward money from his own capture in his pocket

    • C. 

      Jim would be a fugitive slave in the deep South

    • D. 

      Jim is reunited with his family

  • 21. 
    Cause of "brain fever."
    • A. 

      Duke and Dauphin's curse

    • B. 

      Melting butter

    • C. 

      Loss of Huck's $6,000

    • D. 

      Eating sawdust

  • 22. 
    Plans to adopt "Huck" at novel's end:
    • A. 

      Pap's girlfriend

    • B. 

      Sophia Harney

    • C. 

      Sally Phelps

    • D. 

      Aunt Polly

  • 23. 
    Please respond to the quotation and what it tells us (who/what/when/why and speaker/addressee): "And I reckon they must a' been sperits - because you know our dogs, and ther' ain't no better; well, them dogs never even got on the track of 'm once! You explain that to me if you can- any of you!'
  • 24. 
    Please comment as before and identify speaker/addressee " But i reckon I got to light out for the Territory ahead of the rest., because Aunt Sally she's going to adopt me and 'sivilize me, and I can't stand it. I been there before." (Hint: underline key words so as to generate more thoughts.)