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What is the time setting for TKAM? 1930s (1933-1935)
Where does the story take place? Maycomb, Alabama
What world events are happening at this time? Great Depression, Nazis taking over Germany.
What is the POV of the story? First Person
Who is the narrator? Scout (Jean Louise) Finch
Who said: "Thank you for my children, Arthur." Atticus Finch
Who said: "Secretly, Miss Finch, I'm not much of a drinker, but you see they can never never understand that I live like I do because that's the way I want to live." Dolphus Raymond
Who said: "Shoot all the blue jays you want, if you can hit em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird." Atticus
Who said: "Well, it'd be sort of like shootin a mockingbird, wouldn't it?" Scout
Who said: "You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of you--until you climb into his skin and walk around in it." Atticus
Who said: "...There's just some kind of men you have to shoot before you can say hidy to em. Even then, they ain't worth the bullet it takes to shoot em." Heck Tate
Who said: "Hey, Boo." Scout
Who said: "Cry about the simple hell people did other people - without even thinking. Cry about the hell white people give colored folks, without even stopping to think that they are people, too." Dolphus Raymond
Who said: "I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this's because he wants to stay inside." Jem
Who said: "I may not be much, Mr Finch, but I'm still sheriff of Maycomb County and Bob Ewell fell on his knife." Heck Tate
Who said: "The way that man called him 'boy' all the time in sneered at him...Hasn't anybody got any business talkin' like that--it just makes me sick." Dill
Who said: "As you grow older, you'll see white men cheat black men everyday of your life, but let me tell you something, and don't you forget - whenever a white men does that to a black man, no matter who it is, that white man is trash" (SHORTENED) Atticus
Who said: "I tell you there are some good but misguided people in this town...Folks in this town who think they're doing right, I mean." Miss Merriweather
Who said: "There ain't one thing in this world I can do about folks except laugh, so I'm gonna join the circus and laugh my head off." Dill
Who said: "I don't know but they did it they have done it before and it didn't go through it again and when they do it seems that only children weep" Atticus
Who said: "Mockingbirds don't do one thing to make music for us to enjoy." Miss Maudie
Who said: "Whether Maycomb know that or not, we're paying the highest tribute we can pay man. We trust him do right. It's that simple." Miss Maudie
Who Said: "Boo was our neighbor. He gave us to soap dolls, a broken watch and chain, a pair of good-luck pennies, and our lives. We never put back into the tree what we took out of it: we had given him nothing. And it made me sad." Scout
Who said: "Let the dead bury the dead." Heck Tate
Who said: "In the name of God, do your duty. In the name of God, believe Tom Robinson." Atticus
Who said: "I felt sorry for her, she seemed to try more 'n the rest of them.รง Tom Robinson
Who said: "Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passin'." Reverend Sykes
Who said: "He took advantage of me. An' if you find, fancy gentlemen ain't going to do nothing about it, then you're just a bunch of lazy, yella, stinkin cowards... Mayella Ewell
Who said: Anybody sets foot in this house's yo' comp'ny... Don't let me catch you... Like you was so high and mighty." Calpurnia
Who said: "Footwashing Baptist... Told me me and my flowers were going to hell." Miss Maudie
Symbols: Mrs. Dubose's last Camelia to Jem Forgiveness
Symbols: Mad Dog Racism
Symbols: Scout's Overalls Childhood
Symbols: Tom Robinson's trial and death Racism and prejudice
Symbols: Character of Stoner's Boy in The Gray Ghost Stereotypes
Symbols: Boo's gifts to the children in the knothole Friendship
Symbols: Ladies Missionary Circle Hypocrisy
Symbols: Mockingbird Innocence
Symbols: Lynch mob Racism/Hatred
Symbols: Mayella's geraniums Stupidity/foolishness
Who is Atticus Finch? A lawyer who defends Tom Robinson and is the father of Jem and Scout.
Who is Jean Louise Finch? The narrator of the story. Goes by Scout.
Who is Jeremy Finch? Scouts older brother. Goes by Jem.
Who is Calpurnia? An African American woman who helps Atticus with the children.
Who is Aunt Alexandria? Atticus's sister and Scout and Jem's aunt.
Who is Miss Maudie Atkinson? A finch family friend who loves her garden
Who is Mrs. Dubose? An older lady who has an addiction to morphine.
What is Bob Ewell?
Who is Tom Robinson? Young African American man who is put on trial for rape
Who is Mayella Ewell? Bob ewell's eldest daughter. She has no friends.
Who is Charles Baker Harris? Goes by Dill. Visits Maycomb County every summer.
Who is Arthur Radley?
Who is Heck Tate? He is the sheriff of Maycomb
It's a sin to kill what? It's a sin to Kill a Mockingbird
How did Tom Robinson die? He was shot 17 times trying to jump the Gate of the jail
Who attacked Jem and Scout? Bob Ewell
What and Who saved Scout? Both Scouts ham costume and Boo Radley saved Scout.
Who's house burned down? Miss Maudie
What did Mrs.Dubose ask Jem to do? Why? Miss Dubose ask gem to read to her for 2 weeks and unknown to Jem he was doing it to help her not think of morphine.
What was Arthur (Boo) Radley accused of? Stabbing his dad
Theme: Tolerance of Others Atticus is tolerant of everyone even Bob Ewell and mrs. Dubose
Theme: Racism/Prejudice The treatment of Tom Robinson case the rumors about Boo
Theme: Hypocrisy Miss Merriweather talks about helping other towns but won't help the Negroes
Theme: Clear conscience/doing the right thing Heck Tate not putting him on the stand. Link Deas gives Helen a job
Theme: Friendship Dill Jem and Scout; Boo, Jem, and Scout.
Theme: Maturity Jem and Scout throughout the story
Theme: Courage Atticus standing up for Tom Robinson. Jem protecting Scout. Boo for helping Jem and Scout. Tom going up against the white people and saying he feels sorry for Mayella.
Theme: Man's inhumanity to man Bob Ewell to Mayella. Mayella to Tom Robinson. The rumors about Boo Radley. The Nazi treatment of Jews
Theme: Religion(mainly Christian) Between the women: they are horrible to others, even when they say they're Christians
What was the lesson that Scout learned in the end? People really are nice when you learn to "really see them" and look at the world through their eyes.
Created by: kmswearing



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