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Quiz in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Quiz Examples in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn:

Chapter II


"“I don't know. But that's what they do. I've seen it in books; and so of course that's what we've got to do.”..."   (Chapter II)

What does this comment reveal about Tom Sawyer's character?

"Everybody said it was a real beautiful oath, and asked Tom if he got it out of his own head...."   (Chapter II)

What attitude do Huck and the other boys take toward Tom Sawyer?

"Jim was most ruined for a servant, because he got stuck up on account of having seen the devil and been rode by witches...."   (Chapter II)

What does Huck imply here about the appropriate attitude for a servant?

"Strange niggers would stand with their mouths open and look him all over, same as if he was a wonder...."   (Chapter II)

What racist stereotype is suggested here?

"Afterwards Jim said the witches bewitched him and put him in a trance, and rode him all over the state, and then set him under the trees again, and hung his hat on a limb to show who done it...."   (Chapter II)

What personality trait of Jim’s is revealed in his reaction?

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