TKAM Quiz on Thursday – Chapters 1-8
To Kill a Mockingbird
Chapter 1- 8 Quiz
Know Your Characters:
Atticus Finch Calpurnia
Jean Louis Finch (Scout) Bob Ewell
Jeremy (Jem) Finch Nathan Radley
Charles Baker Harris (Dill) Walter Cunningham
Arthur Radley (Boo) Miss Maudie Atkinson
Be able to describe these characters and discuss significant actions of each.
Be prepared to discuss the following significant events presented in the novel:
The First Day of School
The “Boo Radley” game
The Knothole of the Tree
The Gunshot in the Garden
Be prepared to discuss the significance of the following literary devices:
Symbols: guns, fences, gifts, fire, trees
Foreshadowing: shadows, ghosts (haints), being trapped
Themes: racial discrimination, gender roles, superstition, tolerance
Be prepared to write short answer responses and/or a constructed response on significant quotes from the text:
The philosophies of Atticus, Calpurnia, and Miss Maudie on understanding other people.
The life lessons Jem and Scout begin to learn.
The importance placed on social class and race in the south during the 1930s.
Review each of the Socratic Seminars you’ve completed as well!