Flashcards in english: to kill a mocking bird test Deck (56)
Where is Harper Lee from?
As a child she was a _____ and spent most of her time with her neighbor, _____.
Tomboy; Truman Capote
She was _____ the Scottsboro Trials began.
5 years old
_____ of nine black men were sentenced to death for alleged rape of two white girls, however medical evidence said otherwise. The convictions were eventually overturned in appeal. The trials became the _____ for TKM
_____ narrates the novel in first person but in the past tense
_____ allows the reader the ability to view the events through the eyes of a child and through the eyes of an adult.
Scout narrating from past tense
The Radley's are set apart by their ___________ themselves
Willingness to isolate
_____ is always to blame even after others have been proven guilty. ___ is to foreshadow the treatment of _____ later in the novel.
Boo; Tom Robinson
_____ brings to light the thoughts of acceptance of different kinds of people
_____ tells Scout that she must remember to judge people by their _____ rather than by their _____
Atticus; intentions; actions
_____ is the master of looking at things from the other person's perspective.
_____ is sad because he is leaving behind a budding friendship and the fun and fancy of childhood
_____ and accepting them as well as _____ are signs that the children are growing closer to Boo
Finding gifts in the Radley tree; rolling into the Radley's yard
____was the "malevolent phantom" and is now a real man whose behavior makes him fascinating.
_____ helps the children understand _____ as a result of his upbringing
Miss Maudie; Boo
Name three mother influences on Scout.
2. Miss Maudie
3. Aunt Alexandra
People who are forced inside like ___________ are victims of Society's influence
Boo and Tom
_____ is a rarity in numerous ways
_____ daily walks outside set him apart and tell us he's a _______
Atticus's; free thinker
The _____ and _____ in Maycomb is evident and has been around for years. _____ can not change it with one case; however, he must keep his _____ and _______ regardless.
Bigotry; racism; Atticus; integrity; do what is right
_____ alerts the neighborhood about the rabid dog and calls Atticus. _____ is a quick thinker, but is given no credit for saving the town. _____ is an unsung hero (otherwise known as a _____).
_____ is painted as a hero despite her bigotry and racism. _____ believes that the children should experience her _____ in the face of adversity.
Mrs. Dubose; Atticus; bravery
_____ believes that the _____ can learn that even though people may seem like they are no good that every person has some _____ inside them.
Atticus; children; good
_____ is important because it reminds the reader that within every community there are _____ people.
Lula's character; judgmental
_____ idea of fine folks is solely based on _____ that individual lived in Maycomb
Aunt Alexandra; the length of time
Individuals are not judged on their personal characteristics but on _____ that are forced upon their entire group.
_____ is living a life of poverty and deprivation
____ has never been given respect by anyone. This leads her to feel that Atticus is disrespecting her by calling her ________
Mayella; Miss Mayella
_____ tries to appeal to the audience for crying at the stand. She thinks she can make them feel sorry for her. She's initially reluctant to ____ but she caves under pressure and fear. Under the influence of her_____ she _____ anyway despite her knowledge of what really happened.
Mayella; accuse Tom; father's oppression; accuses Tom