Tom Sawyer Practice Quiz

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  • 1. 

    Which character is NOT a main character?

    • A.

      TOM

    • B.

      ALFRED TEMPLE

    • C.

      AUNT POLLY

    Correct Answer
    B. ALFRED TEMPLE
    Explanation
    Alfred Temple is not a main character because he is only mentioned once in the question, while Tom and Aunt Polly are both mentioned as characters. The fact that there is no further information or context about Alfred Temple suggests that he is not a central or prominent character in the story.

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  • 2. 

    Who murdered Doctor Robinson?

  • 3. 

    What year does Tom sawyer take place in?

    • A.

      2011

    • B.

      1840's

    • C.

      1492

    Correct Answer
    B. 1840's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1840's. This is the time period in which the events of the novel "Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain take place. The story is set in the fictional town of St. Petersburg, Missouri, during the mid-19th century. The 1840's was a time of rapid westward expansion and social change in America, which is reflected in the novel's themes and portrayal of small-town life.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following are signifigant symbols?

    • A.

      Welshmans sneeze

    • B.

      The kite string

    • C.

      The bench

    • D.

      Chalk

    • E.

      Dead cat

    • F.

      Bats

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Welshmans sneeze
    B. The kite string
    E. Dead cat
    F. Bats
    Explanation
    The significant symbols in this list are "Welshmans sneeze," "the kite string," "dead cat," and "bats." These symbols hold meaning beyond their literal interpretation and can represent something deeper or metaphorical. The other options, "the bench" and "chalk," do not possess the same level of symbolic significance.

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  • 5. 

    The three types of plot are Adventure, Murder mystery and ______________________. (capatilize first letter)

    Correct Answer(s)
    Romance
    Love
    Survival
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Romance. The question is asking for the third type of plot, and the options given are Adventure, Murder mystery, and Romance. The word "Romance" is a type of plot commonly found in literature and movies, focusing on love and relationships. Therefore, Romance is the correct answer.

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  • 6. 

    THis story is told in...

    • A.

      1st person

    • B.

      2nd person

    • C.

      3rd person

    Correct Answer
    C. 3rd person
    Explanation
    The story is told in the 3rd person perspective, which means that the narrator is not a character in the story and refers to the characters by their names or pronouns such as "he" or "she". This allows the reader to have an objective view of the events and the thoughts and feelings of multiple characters can be explored. The 3rd person perspective also provides a broader view of the story, allowing the reader to see beyond the limited perspective of a single character.

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  • 7. 

    Tom enjoys....

    • A.

      Whitewashing the fence.

    • B.

      School.

    • C.

      Swimming.

    Correct Answer
    C. Swimming.
    Explanation
    Tom enjoys swimming. This is indicated by the fact that "swimming" is listed as one of the options and it is the correct answer. The other options, "whitewashing the fence" and "school," do not indicate Tom's enjoyment or preference. Therefore, the correct answer is swimming.

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  • 8. 

    Aunt Polly is a gullible and ______________ old lady.

    • A.

      Ugly

    • B.

      Kind

    • C.

      Silly

    Correct Answer
    B. Kind
    Explanation
    Aunt Polly is described as a gullible and kind old lady. This suggests that despite her gullibility, she is known for her kindness.

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  • 9. 

    Why does tom return home wet at night?(in the first half)

    • A.

      Becky's dirty wash water was thorwn out onto him.

    • B.

      He needed to cool off

    • C.

      He just got home from Jackson's island

    Correct Answer
    A. Becky's dirty wash water was thorwn out onto him.
    Explanation
    Tom returns home wet at night because Becky's dirty wash water was thrown out onto him.

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  • 10. 

    Tom is a show off.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Tom is someone who likes to show off or boast about his abilities or achievements. This implies that Tom has a tendency to seek attention or admiration from others by displaying his skills or accomplishments. Therefore, the correct answer is "True" as it aligns with the information provided in the statement.

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  • 11. 

    When tom receives a vivle, he names the first two desiples......(answer in all caps)

  • 12. 

    Why are tom and huck in the graveyard?

  • 13. 

    Tom kissed aunt polly because he wa full of ___________ for her,

    • A.

      Pity

    • B.

      Sorrow

    • C.

      Children

    Correct Answer
    A. Pity
    Explanation
    Tom kissed Aunt Polly because he was full of pity for her. He felt sorry for her and wanted to show his compassion and empathy towards her.

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  • 14. 

    Tom got an idea after he put a scroll next to a candle.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that Tom had an idea after placing a scroll next to a candle. This implies that the action of putting the scroll next to the candle triggered a thought or inspiration in Tom's mind. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 15. 

    Becky made Tom feel jealous by reading a picture book with who?

    • A.

      Amy Lawrence

    • B.

      "THE MODEL BOY"

    • C.

      "the new boy"

    Correct Answer
    C. "the new boy"
    Explanation
    Becky made Tom feel jealous by reading a picture book with "the new boy". This suggests that Becky was spending time with someone new and this made Tom feel insecure or left out. The fact that Becky was reading a picture book with this new boy implies that they were engaging in a fun and intimate activity together, which could have intensified Tom's feelings of jealousy.

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  • 16. 

    What was the boys plan to track down the treaure?

  • 17. 

    HOW MUCH MONEY WAS IN THE TREASURE?

    • A.

      16, ooo$

    • B.

      None

    • C.

      600$

    Correct Answer
    A. 16, ooo$
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 16,000$.

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