To Kill A Mockingbird

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Scout is, in a nutshell:

Girly, polite, and a perfect young lady

A Tomboy! She however still wears dresses and doesn't fight very often.

She is a mean bullying child who isn't very smart. She likes guns and doesn't care about anyone else

Quiet and thoughtful, enjoys reading and doesn't like to rough house

She is a tomboy who gets in fights and isn't lady like but still sweet.

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  • 1. 
    Scout is, in a nutshell:
    • A. 

      Girly, polite, and a perfect young lady

    • B. 

      A Tomboy! She however still wears dresses and doesn't fight very often.

    • C. 

      She is a mean bullying child who isn't very smart. She likes guns and doesn't care about anyone else

    • D. 

      Quiet and thoughtful, enjoys reading and doesn't like to rough house

    • E. 

      She is a tomboy who gets in fights and isn't lady like but still sweet.

  • 2. 
    Altough Mrs. Dubose is a mean hateful woman,  Atticus grants her a compliment after she dies. What does he say she is?
    • A. 

      Brave

    • B. 

      Pretty

    • C. 

      Smart

    • D. 

      A good parent in her day

  • 3. 
    In 6th grade, Jem studies:
    • A. 

      Ancient Rome

    • B. 

      Ancient Greece

    • C. 

      Ancient Egypt

    • D. 

      Ancient China

    • E. 

      Ancient India

  • 4. 
    How many siblings does Mayella Ewell have?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      8

    • E. 

      10

  • 5. 
    The best evidence that Tom Robinson did not commit the crime is that...
    • A. 

      Tom has a crippled left arm and the punch was on the left side of Mayella's face

    • B. 

      His crippled arm prevents him from tackling mayella

    • C. 

      Bob is left handed

    • D. 

      Bob gets drunk

    • E. 

      Tom is black

  • 6. 
    Calpurnia's church surprises Jem and scout the most because....
    • A. 

      The church is small

    • B. 

      The fact that they don't have any supplies

    • C. 

      The church's way of "lining" the hymns

  • 7. 
    The tittle, "To Kill a Mocking Bird" is symbolizing....
    • A. 

      That to judge or harm someone who is not doing anything wrong is a sin

    • B. 

      That people should not harm mockingbirds

    • C. 

      That people who harm other people should be killed

    • D. 

      That people harm other people and other people copy (mock) them

  • 8. 
    In the story, who are two people that are symbolically like mocking birds?  *although there are many, two stand out in the story!
    • A. 

      Atticus and Scout

    • B. 

      Tom Robinson and Bob Ewell

    • C. 

      Scout and Boo

    • D. 

      Boo and Tom Robinson

    • E. 

      Helen Robinson and Tom Robinson

  • 9. 
    Scout describes reading as:
    • A. 

      Easy as breathing

    • B. 

      Easy as seeing

    • C. 

      Easy as walking

    • D. 

      Easy as listening

    • E. 

      Easy as hearing

  • 10. 
    The narrator of the story is
    • A. 

      Harper Lee

    • B. 

      Atticus

    • C. 

      Jem

    • D. 

      Scout

  • 11. 
    Calpurnia made what treat for the children after their first day of school?
    • A. 

      Hot rolls

    • B. 

      Crackle bread

    • C. 

      Cookies

    • D. 

      Apple pie

  • 12. 
    When Dill starts to spend more time with Jem, Scout goes to,
    • A. 

      Aunt Stephanie

    • B. 

      Calpurnia

    • C. 

      Miss Maudie

    • D. 

      Atticus

    • E. 

      Miss Stephanie Crawford

  • 13. 
    Identify Scout's real name?
    • A. 

      Jenny

    • B. 

      Elizabeth

    • C. 

      Marry

    • D. 

      Jean Louise

    • E. 

      Billy Joel

  • 14. 
    Recognize the age of Jem in chapter twelve?
    • A. 

      13

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      11

    • E. 

      42

  • 15. 
    Recount why Scout's teacher get mad at her?
    • A. 

      Being able to read and write

    • B. 

      Talking out of turn

    • C. 

      Being able to do math

    • D. 

      Fighting

    • E. 

      Dancing in class

  • 16. 
    Decide why Aunt Alexandra want to stay at the Finch's home?
    • A. 

      Because she lost her house

    • B. 

      To take care of Tom Robinson

    • C. 

      To give them a "feminine influence"

    • D. 

      To do house work

    • E. 

      To teach them magic

  • 17. 
    Tell where Scout and Jem discover Dill hiding?
    • A. 

      Under the bed

    • B. 

      In a closet

    • C. 

      Under the porch

    • D. 

      By the pond

    • E. 

      In Mexico

  • 18. 
    Name what Mrs. Dubose addicted to?
    • A. 

      None of the below

    • B. 

      Crack/Cocaine

    • C. 

      Meth

    • D. 

      LSD

    • E. 

      Opium

  • 19. 
    Who is the narrator?
    • A. 

      Atticus

    • B. 

      Scout

    • C. 

      Miss Maudie

    • D. 

      Dill

  • 20. 
    What is Atticus's job?
    • A. 

      Doctor

    • B. 

      Lawyer

    • C. 

      Florist

    • D. 

      Police Man

  • 21. 
    Who is Jem?
    • A. 

      Father of Scout

    • B. 

      Neighbor of Scout

    • C. 

      Friend of Scout

    • D. 

      Brother of Scout

  • 22. 
    Where does the book take place?
    • A. 

      Maycomb

    • B. 

      New Orleans

    • C. 

      Burmingham

    • D. 

      Orlando

  • 23. 
    Who's house got burned down?
    • A. 

      Atticus

    • B. 

      Miss Maudie

    • C. 

      Scout

    • D. 

      Mr. Underwood

  • 24. 
    What is Boo's real name?
    • A. 

      Hector

    • B. 

      Arthur

    • C. 

      Riley

    • D. 

      Robert

  • 25. 
    Which thing don't they find in the hole in the tree?
    • A. 

      Watch

    • B. 

      Gum

    • C. 

      Socks

    • D. 

      Coins

  • 26. 
    What do Scout and Jem get for Christmas?
    • A. 

      Bikes

    • B. 

      Sweater

    • C. 

      Guns

    • D. 

      Coins

  • 27. 
    Who take the children to a black church?
    • A. 

      Calpurnia

    • B. 

      Atticus

    • C. 

      Miss Maudie

    • D. 

      Reverend Skyes

  • 28. 
    What does Uncle Jack tell Scout off for on Christmas Eve?
    • A. 

      Cursing

    • B. 

      Spitting

    • C. 

      Hitting

    • D. 

      Opening Presents

  • 29. 
    Who shoots the sick dog?
    • A. 

      Atticus

    • B. 

      Dill

    • C. 

      Jem

    • D. 

      Boo

  • 30. 
    Where does Dill live during the school year?
    • A. 

      Iowa

    • B. 

      Mississippi

    • C. 

      Arkansas

    • D. 

      Georgia

  • 31. 
    The novel is told through what point of view?
    • A. 

      1st Person, Scout's

    • B. 

      2nd Person, Scout's

    • C. 

      Third Person, Atticus's

    • D. 

      Third Person, God's

  • 32. 
    Who is Tom Robinson?
    • A. 

      Teacher

    • B. 

      Rabid Dog

    • C. 

      Honest, innocent, crippled, victim of racism

  • 33. 
    Who is Helen Robinson?
    • A. 

      Harrassed By Bob Ewell

    • B. 

      Has 3 Children

    • C. 

      Tom Robinson's wife

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 34. 
    Who is Bob Ewell?
    • A. 

      Hateful, racist, lazy, white trash

    • B. 

      Funny, nice guy

    • C. 

      Teacher

  • 35. 
    Who is Heck Tate?
    • A. 

      Sheriff

    • B. 

      Doctor

    • C. 

      Dentist

    • D. 

      Judge

  • 36. 
    What is Scout's real name?
    • A. 

      Louise Jean Finch

    • B. 

      Sally Jean Finch

    • C. 

      Jean Louise Finch

  • 37. 
    Boo Radley puts a blanket on Scout during the fire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 38. 
    What does Dill find in Mr. Raymond's bottle?
    • A. 

      Coke

    • B. 

      Wine

    • C. 

      Hawaiian Punch

    • D. 

      Whiskey

  • 39. 
    The Ewell family is
    • A. 

      Highly respected

    • B. 

      Very rich

    • C. 

      Poorest, least educated family in Maycomb

    • D. 

      Supportive of equal rights for all races

  • 40. 
    Who is Tim Johnson?
    • A. 

      Atticus's brother

    • B. 

      Scout's friend from school

    • C. 

      A mad dog

    • D. 

      A horse

    • E. 

      A person of minor importance in the book

  • 41. 
    In what time period does the novel take place?
    • A. 

      1920's

    • B. 

      1930's

    • C. 

      1940's

    • D. 

      1950's

  • 42. 
    Jem and Scout are shocked to find out that Atticus is
    • A. 

      A famous musician

    • B. 

      A poet

    • C. 

      An excellent marksman

    • D. 

      Not their real father

    • E. 

      Defending a black man

  • 43. 
    In what state does the story take place? 
    • A. 

      Tennessee

    • B. 

      Kentucky

    • C. 

      Alabama

    • D. 

      South Carolina

  • 44. 
    Who said this: “If you just learn a single trick, Scout, you’ll get along a lot better with all kinds of folks. You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” 
    • A. 

      Miss Maudie Atkinson

    • B. 

      Tom Robinson

    • C. 

      Atticus Finch

    • D. 

      Jem

  • 45. 
    When he writes his name, Mr. Ewell makes it clear that he doesn't understand the word
    • A. 

      Ambidextrous.

    • B. 

      Dysgraphia.

    • C. 

      Literate.

    • D. 

      Manuscript.

    • E. 

      Pantomime.

  • 46. 
    Mayella accuses Atticus of
    • A. 

      Asking unfair questions.

    • B. 

      Mocking her.

    • C. 

      Scaring her.

    • D. 

      Tricking her.

    • E. 

      Trying to confuse her.

  • 47. 
    How many witnesses does Atticus call for the defense?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

    • E. 

      5

  • 48. 
    Who tells Atticus the children are missing?
    • A. 

      Aunt Alexandra

    • B. 

      Aunt Rachel

    • C. 

      Calpurnia

    • D. 

      Jem

    • E. 

      Miss Maudie

  • 49. 
    Reverend Sykes took up a collection for what purpose?
    • A. 

      Build an addition to the church.

    • B. 

      Cover the costs of Tom Robinson's defense.

    • C. 

      Pay for Mayella's medical bills.

    • D. 

      Provide for the needs of the Robinson family.

  • 50. 
    How did Tom's arm get mutilated
    • A. 

      He was attacked by the KKK

    • B. 

      A farming accident

    • C. 

      He hurt it to make himself look innocent

    • D. 

      He was born that way