To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Atticus teaches his children not to kill a mockingbird because it:
    answer choices
    is one of God's special creatures
     brings good luck to those who truly listen to it
    does not harm anyone or anything
    tastes terrible
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Scout and Jem are how old when the novel begins? (respectively)
    answer choices
    4 and 11
    6 and 10
    8 and 12
    16 and 18
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What is Scout's first crime during her first day  at school which draws Miss Caroline's attention?
    answer choices
    She beat up Walter Cunningham
    She could read before coming to school
    She was rude to Miss Caroline
    She hid all of the teacher's furniture
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What do Jem, Scout and Dill do that causes Mr. Radley to shoot at them?
    answer choices
    They sneak into the Radley yard and try to peak in the window
    He catches them acting out Boo Radley stabbing his father
    Jem accidentally hits the Radley house while practicing with his new gun
    He catches them stealing money that has been hidden in a tree in his yard
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Atticus accepts Tom Robinson's case because
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    He believes it is the right thing to do
    He knows he will win
    The people of Maycomb want him to
    He nees the money
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What hand does Bob Ewell sign with?
    answer choices
    His right
    He doesn't know how to write.
    He refuses to write.
    His left
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Where do Jem, Scout, and Dill watch the trial from?
    answer choices
    In the front row, behind their father
    From the courtyard, peeking in the window
    On the TV in their living room
    On the balcony with Reverend Sykes
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What character does Scout play in the school pageant?
    answer choices
    Pig
    Turkey
    Ham
    Potato
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Which two characters are the "outcasts" of the society that become symbolic mockingbirds?
    answer choices
    Jem and Scout
    Calpurnia and Aunt Alexandra
    Boo Radley and Maudie Atkinson
    Boo Radley and Tom Robinson
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which character is an example of someone who struggles with poverty, but does the best he can with what he has
    answer choices
    Burris Ewell
    Walter Cunningham
    Heck Tate
    Dolphus Raymond
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Which character is a constant positive female role model for Scout?
    answer choices
    Miss Caroline
    Aunt Alexandria
    Calpurnia
    Miss Crawford
  • Question 12
    20 seconds
    Q. What is Atticus's occupation?
    answer choices
    doctor
    farmer
    lawyer
    undertaker
  • Question 13
    10 seconds
    Q. Scout's mother died when Scout was how old?
    answer choices
    1
    2
    3
    4
  • Question 14
    20 seconds
    Q. When Boo’s father died, his brother, Mr. _________________ Radley took over the household.
    answer choices
    Arthur
    Walter
    Nathan
    Simon
  • Question 15
    20 seconds
    Q. What does Jem discover about his pants when he goes back to retrieve them from the Radley fence?
    answer choices
    They had been replaced by a girl's skirt.
    His pants were mended and folded nicely.
    His pants were missing.
    They had been taken and set on the front porch.
  • Question 16
    20 seconds
    Q. Whose house burns down?
    answer choices
    Mrs. Dubose
    Stephanie Crawford
    Maudie Atkinson
    Boo Radley's
  • Question 17
    20 seconds
    Q. What does the mockingbird symbolize?
    answer choices
    Segregation
    Innocence
    White privilege
    True Love
  • Question 18
    20 seconds
    Q. Why is it a sin to kill a mockingbird?
    answer choices
    They don't bother anyone.
    They are a rare species of bird.
    They are weak birds.
    It's also a sin to kill a bluejay.
  • Question 19
    20 seconds
    Q. Why does Atticus think he can't win Tom Robinson's case?
    answer choices
    Tom is guilty
    No white jury had ever found a black male innocent
    There is no evidence
    He's a bad lawyer
  • Question 20
    20 seconds
    Q. Why is Atticus going to defend Tom Robinson even though many people do not support him? 
    answer choices
    Atticus believes that it's the right thing to do no matter if they win or lose.  
    Atticus is not racist.
    Atticus wants to be a hero.
    Atticus is bored.
  • Question 21
    20 seconds
    Q. How does Scout come to find a blanket on her shoulders after watching the neighbor's house burn?
    answer choices
    Nathan Radley has placed it there without her being aware
    Miss Maudie has placed it there without her being aware
    Calpurnia has placed it there without her being aware
    Boo has placed it there without her being aware
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q. Who narrates the novel?
    answer choices
    Scout
    Jem
    Calpurnia
    Atticus
  • Question 23
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of the narrator's brother?
    answer choices
    Jim
    Jem
    Jim-Bob
    Dill
  • Question 24
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of the town where Scout and Jem live?
    answer choices
    Mobile
    Alabama
    Maycomb
    Meridian
  • Question 25
    30 seconds
    Q. Which character is described as a "malevolent phantom"?
    answer choices
    Miss Rachel
    Boo Radley
    Charles Baker Harris
    The character is never named
  • Question 26
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is NOT a reason the Radleys are considered 'outsiders' in Maycomb?
    answer choices
    They do not attend church
    They keep to themselves
    They always kept their doors and windows closed
    They unfriended everyone on Facebook
  • Question 27
    30 seconds
    Q. What does Dill dare Jem to do?
    answer choices
    Lick a frog
    Jump off the roof
    Kiss Miss Stephanie Crawford
    Try to make Boo Radley come out of his house
  • Question 28
    20 seconds
    Q. The narrator lives with   _________________, her father and _________________, her brother.  
    answer choices
    Atticus, Jem
    Jack, Dill
    Jack, Jem
    Atticus, Dill
  • Question 29
    30 seconds
    Q. What happened to Scout and Jem's mother?
    answer choices
    She died of a heart attack.
    She's in a mental institution.
    She left Maycomb to live with her sister in Montgomery.
    She left to join the circus.
  • Question 30
    30 seconds
    Q. Who comes to town every summer?
    answer choices
    Charles Baker Harris
    Miss Stephanie Crawford
    Aunt Alenxander
    Uncle Tom
  • Question 31
    30 seconds
    Q. Which family fits this description: Poor but hard-working farmers who will not take charity
    answer choices
    The Ewells
    The Finches
    The Cunninghams
    The Radleys
  • Question 32
    30 seconds
    Q. Who told Scout she had to attend school but could still read at night?
    answer choices
    Jem
    Atticus
    Dill
    Miss Caroline
  • Question 33
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of the family who is given special privileges such as hunting out of season and not attending school?
    answer choices
    The Finches
    The Ewells
    The Cunninghams
    The Radleys
  • Question 34
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is the author of To Kill a Mockingbird?
    answer choices
    Lee Harper
    Harper Lee
    Truman Capote
    Jean Louise Finch
  • Question 35
    30 seconds
    Q. How does Jem treat Scout at school?
    answer choices
    He wants her to stay with her own grade and he acts like she's a pest.
    He wants her to meet all of his friends.
    He tries to make sure she behaves for the teacher.
    He hates her and is cruel to her.
  • Question 36
    30 seconds
    Q. Who taught Scout to write?
    answer choices
    Jem
    Atticus
    Calpurnia
    Miss Caroline
  • Question 37
    30 seconds
    Q. What is a Hot Steam?
    answer choices
    A ghost
    A warm bath
    A swimming hole
    Getting into trouble
  • Question 38
    30 seconds
    Q. "He ain't company, Cal, he's  just a Cunningham." What was Cal's response?
    answer choices
    She agreed.
    "Anyone who visits is company."
    She sent Scout to her room.
    She laughed.
  • Question 39
    30 seconds
    Q. What was one of Miss Caroline's mistakes on the first day of school?
    answer choices
    Arrived late
    Argued with Jem
    Offered Walter money
    Yelled at Scout
  • Question 40
    30 seconds
    Q. How do the Cunninghams pay their debts?
    answer choices
    They pay with food and crops that they grow on their farm
    They wash windows and do yard work for the school.
    They don't pay their debts back.
    Atticus pays their debts for them.
  • Question 41
    30 seconds
    Q. What does Scout first find in the tree outside the Radley's house?
    answer choices
    Gold
    Gum
    A letter
    Nuts
  • Question 42
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is Jem describing?   "...was about six-and-a-half feet tall, judging from his tracks; he dined on raw squirrels and any cats he could catch and he drools most of the time"
    answer choices
    Dill
    Chuck Little
    Boo Radley
    Burris Ewell
  • Question 43
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is the "dirtiest human" Scout has ever seen? 
    answer choices
    A
    Dill
    Jem
    Burris Ewell
  • Question 44
    30 seconds
    Q. How did Scout end up in the Radley's yard.
    answer choices
    He was dared
    Rolled into the yard in a tire
    Fell of a tree
    He was captured by Boo Radley
  • Question 45
    30 seconds
    Q. Of what crime has Tom Robinson been accused?
    answer choices
    Rape
    Assault
    Robbery
    It never says.
  • Question 46
    30 seconds
    Q. Who accused Tom Robinson of the crime?
    answer choices
    Atticus
    Link Deas
    Bob Ewell
    Reverend Syjkes
  • Question 47
    30 seconds
    Q. A poor boy who goes to school with Scout. He visits for lunch and puts maple syrup on his food.
    answer choices
    Heck Tate
    Walter Cunningham
    Cecil Jacobs
    Dill
  • Question 48
    30 seconds
    Q. Where does the novel take place?
    answer choices
    Montgomery, Alabama
    Maycomb, Texas
    Maycomb, Alabama
    Mobile, Alabama
  • Question 49
    30 seconds
    Q. Who has been leaving gifts in the knothole of the tree for Jem and Scout?
    answer choices
    Arthur Radley
    Nathan Radley
    Miss Maudie
    Dill
  • Question 50
    30 seconds
    Q. Which Trial inspired the Tom Robinson Trial in the novel?
    answer choices
    Brown vs. The Board of Education
    The OJ Simpson Trial
    The Scottsboro Trials
    The Medger Evers Trial
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