The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer- Chapter 4

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The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer- Chapter 4 - Quiz

Chapter 4 of the book the book, The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer is what is being tested in this simple yet comprehensive quiz. Take it and see how much you can actually remember about the chapter.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The author says that when the Judge came to Sunday School, "soon everyone was showing off." What does this tell you the author thinks about human nature?

  • 2. 

    How does the author make fun of the Sunday School teacher?  Give examples.

  • 3. 

    This chapter is mostly about

    • A.

      Tom's tricks in Sunday School

    • B.

      Mary's visit

    • C.

      Tom's lesson

    • D.

      Sid's new Bible

    Correct Answer
    A. Tom's tricks in Sunday School
    Explanation
    This chapter focuses on Tom's tricks in Sunday School. It delves into the various mischievous actions and pranks that Tom engages in during his time at Sunday School. The chapter likely explores the consequences of these tricks and how they impact Tom's relationships with his classmates and teachers. The other options mentioned, such as Mary's visit, Tom's lesson, and Sid's new Bible, may be mentioned in passing or as minor subplots, but they are not the main focus of the chapter.

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  • 4. 

    What did Tom have to do for Sunday School?

    • A.

      Learn a hymn

    • B.

      Make a sermon

    • C.

      Write a report

    • D.

      Recite verses

    Correct Answer
    D. Recite verses
    Explanation
    Tom had to recite verses for Sunday School. This means that he had to memorize and recite specific verses from the Bible as part of his Sunday School activities. This could be a common practice in Sunday School to help children learn and understand the teachings of the Bible.

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  • 5. 

    Mary gave Tom a new

    • A.

      Knife

    • B.

      Bible

    • C.

      Kite

    • D.

      Pair of shoes

    Correct Answer
    A. Knife
  • 6. 

    Tom got his tickets by

    • A.

      Trading

    • B.

      Stealing

    • C.

      Winning them

    • D.

      Buying them

    Correct Answer
    A. Trading
    Explanation
    Tom obtained his tickets through the process of trading.

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  • 7. 

    When the author said it would be kind to "draw the curtain over the rest of the scene," he meant that it was

    • A.

      Boring

    • B.

      Embarrassing

    • C.

      Finished

    • D.

      Forgotten

    Correct Answer
    B. Embarrassing
    Explanation
    The author's statement of "drawing the curtain over the rest of the scene" suggests that the scene that followed was embarrassing. By using the phrase "drawing the curtain," the author implies that it would be best to hide or conceal the embarrassing details of the scene from the audience or readers. This indicates that the scene was something the author did not want to dwell on or discuss further, further supporting the idea that it was embarrassing.

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  • 8. 

    You can figure out that Tom felt bad when he couldn't name the disciples because

    • A.

      He was afraid of the teacher

    • B.

      He wanted the Bible badly

    • C.

      The new girl was watching

    • D.

      Sid would tell Aunt Polly

    Correct Answer
    C. The new girl was watching
    Explanation
    Tom felt bad when he couldn't name the disciples because the new girl was watching. This suggests that Tom was embarrassed and didn't want to appear ignorant or foolish in front of someone he was trying to impress. The presence of the new girl added pressure and made him feel self-conscious about his lack of knowledge.

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