To Kill a MockingbirdPowerPoint Review Test on Monday, February 8 Mrs. Pace – English 9C
Who calls Atticus a “nigger-lover,” which causes Scout to get in a fight with this person?
Many who attended the black church, known as First Purchase, couldn’t read. Of those who went to this church, who could read?
What is the name of the lawyer who defends Bob Ewell? Who defends Tom Robinson?
Is the following statement true? Be able to explain clearly. Bob Ewell died when, in a drunken stupor, he falls on his own kitchen knife.
Mrs. Henry Lafeyette Dubose has a serious problem. What is it? How does this explain her personality?
Who says she, “was the meanest old woman who ever lived”? Who is the SHE referred to here?
On the night of the fire, Scout is given a blanket. Who gives her this blanket and why?
What side of her face was Mayella Ewell injured on? Why is this important to the story? Explain this clearly.
Who is Miss Caroline? What is her last name? She makes several mistakes where Maycomb’s customs are concerned. What are a few of them? Be specific.
If you were to stereotype Aunt Alexandra (as she so often does to others), what words would you use to describe her and her attitude towards other people?
What happens as Atticus walks out of the courtroom after the jury has announced their decision? Why is this important to the story as a whole?
What’s important about the phrase, “Let the dead bury the dead.” Who says this quote? What’s going on in the story when this quote is spoken?
Tell as much as you can about Dolphus Raymond. There are many “interesting” things about him. (Things you need to know!)
What is Scout’s full name? What is Jem’s full name? What is Dill’s full name?
Who wrote To Kill a Mockingbird?
How old is Tom Robinson? What is his wife’s name?
Atticus dislikes practicing criminal law because his first clients were ____________.
How does Jem know that the jury has convicted Tom even before the verdict is read?
During the trial, what do we learn about Mayella and her life? What is her social life like?
There are two characters in this novel that could be said to be “mockingbirds.” Who are these two characters? And what makes you say this about them? (Think back to Miss Maudie’s explanation as to why it is a sin to kill a mockingbird.)
Who is Miss Gates? How does she show herself to be hypocritical?
List the items that Jem and Scout found in the knothole of the Radley tree.
Who is Zeebo? What does he do for a living? Who is he related to in the novel?
Tell the story behind the following things: (they are all connected) Baton Camellias Morphine Ivanhoe