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TKAM test review

To Kill a Mockingbird novel - final test review

TermDefinition
"Thank you for my children, Arthur." Atticus
"Secretly, Miss Finch, I'm not much of a drinker, but you see they could never understand that I live like I do because that's the way I want to tlive." Dolphus Raymond
"Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird." Atticus
"Well, it'd be sort of like shootin' a mockingbird, wouldn't it?" Scoutr
"You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view--until you climb into his skin and walk around in it." Atticus
..."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
"Hey, Boo." Scout
"Cry about the simple hell people give other people - without even thinking. Cry about the hell white people give colored folks, without even stopping to think that they're people, too." Dolphus Raymond
"I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this time...it's because he wants to stay inside." Jem
"I many not be much, Mr. Finch, but I'm still sheriff of Maycomb County and Bob Ewell fell on his knife." Heck Tate
"The way that man called him 'boy' all the time and sneered at him...hasn't anybody got any business talking' like that -- it just makes me sick." Dill
"As you grow older, you'll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something, and don't you forget it - whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes fro Atticus
"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." Mrs. Merriweather
"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
"I don't know, but they did it. They've done it before and they did it tonight and they'll do it again and when they do it - seems that only children weep." Atticus
"Mockingbirds don't do one thing but make music for us to enjoy." Miss Maudie
"Whether Maycomb knows it or not, we're paying the highest tribute we can pay a man. We trust him to do right. It's that simple." Miss Maudie
"Boo was our neighbor. He gave us two soap dolls, a broken watch and chain, a pair of good luck pennies, and our lives. But neighbors give in return. We never put back into the tree what we took out of it: we had given him nothing, and it made me sad. Scout
"Let the dead bury the dead." Heck Tate
"In the name of God, do your duty. In the name of God, believe Tom Robinson." Atticus
"I felt sorry for her, she seemed to try moren'n the rest of 'em." Tom Robinson
"He took advantage of me. An' if you fine, fancy gentlemen ain't gonna do nothing' about it, then you're just a bunch of lousy, yella, stinkin' cowards..." Mayella Ewell
Mrs. Dubose's last camellia to Jem represents - forgiveness
The mad dog represents... racism and prejudice
Scout's overalls represent... childhood
Tom Robinson's trial and death represent... racism and prejudice
the character o Stoner's Boy in the story, The Gray Ghost represents... stereotypes
Boo's gifts to the children in the knothole represent... friendship
the ladies in the Ladies Missionary Circle represent... hypocrisy, racism/prejudice
the lynch mob represents... racism/prejudice, hatred
Mayella's geraniums represent... foolishness and stupidity
setting 1930's (1933-1935)
city/state Maycomb, Alabama
events going on in the world Great Depression, Nazis taking over Germany
point-of-view of the story first person
narrator Scout (Jean Louise) Finch
Themes tolerance of others, racism/prejudice, Hypocrisy, doing the right thing/having a clear conscience, friendship, maturity/coming-of-age, courage, man's inhumanity to man, Christianity
What lesson does Scout learn in the end? people are really nice when you take the time to really "see" them - look at life through their eyes and realize where they are coming from.
Scout's first grade teacher Miss Caroline Fisher
An upright farmer who refuses to accept charity Mr. Walter Cunningham, Sr.
The sheriff Heck Tate
Atticus' daughter Jean Louise (Scout) Finch
The cook for the Finches Calpurnia
an open-minded neighbor of the Finches Miss Maudie
a gossipy neighbor Miss Stephanie Crawford
a lawyer who defends a black man Atticus Finch
the bachelor uncle, a doctor Jack Finch
owner of the town's newspaper Mr. Underwood
the prosecuting attorney Mr. Gilmer
Scout's older brother Jeremy (Jem) Finch
an old lady who beats her morphine addiction Mrs. Dubose
she accuses Tom Robinson of rape Mayella Ewell
a white man who prefers to live with black people Dolphus Raymond
the mysterious neighbor whom the children have never seen Arthur (Boo) Radley
A hard working black man accused of rape Tom Robinson
Dill's aunt; neighbor to the Finches Miss Rachel
Lives with the Finches while the trial is going on Alexandra Hancock
Scout's friend who only visits in the summer Dill Harris
The brother of Arthur who seldom speaks Nathan Radley
poor white trashy father who beats his children Bob Ewell
Created by: maiasaurus