Introduction To To Kill A Mockingbird

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To Kill A Mockingbird Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is aimed to assess your knowledge and understanding of the TKAM pre-reading notes we dicussed in class. This information will prove essentially important when reading the novel, hence the need for this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Booker T. Washington warned against the negative effects of lynching for several reasons. Why did he say was the danger of "disregarding the law" against lyching?
    • A. 

      More people would be lunched.

    • B. 

      People would become immune to violence and lynch Whites.

    • C. 

      People would stop following all laws.

    • D. 

      It is a horrific and inhumane act to lynch a person.

  • 2. 
    What point does Wells make about the history of Blacks in America?
    • A. 

      Black history in American began with slavery.

    • B. 

      There is no black history in America.

    • C. 

      Blacks have been lynched throughout all recorded history.

    • D. 

      Black history in American began with Reconstruction.

  • 3. 
    Why were Jim Crow laws created?
    • A. 

      To covertly discriminate against Blacks

    • B. 

      To prevent Blacks from voting

    • C. 

      To make Whites superior

    • D. 

      To help make Blacks equal

  • 4. 
    How has Lee's childhood home affect the novel To Kill a Mockingbird?
    • A. 

      The setting is her childhood home.

    • B. 

      Harper's novel is a biography.

    • C. 

      She based the setting of the novel around her childhood home.

    • D. 

      She described events from her childhood in the novel.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT TRUE of both Harper's life and To Kill a Mockingbird?
    • A. 

      Describe a trial

    • B. 

      Raised with a sibling

    • C. 

      Set in the North

    • D. 

      Had childhood friends