American Lit- Test No. 3 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Flashcard Example #80787

IND had opened by the publication of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
True
The Civil War had begun by the time of the opening of IND.
False
________ is the descriptive or figurative language used in literature to create word or pictures for the reader.
Imagery
All of the following are possibilities for the great American epic, except
Tom Sawyer
All of the following are authors of a possible great American epic, except
J.D. Salinger
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Moby-Dick were written in the ______ century.
19th
What does Jim keep around his neck with a string?
A 5- center piece
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, whose idea is it to form a Band of Robbers?
Tom’s
Which one of the pretended robbers falls asleep in the cave “and when they waked up he was scared, and cried, and said he wanted to go home to his ma, and didn’t want to be a robber any more?”
Little Tommy Barnes
Tom says that the “whole parcel of Spanish merchants and rich A-rabs” that they were going to rob was going to bring with them three types of animals. These included all the following, except _________.
goats
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, what does the “whole parcel of Spanish merchants and rich A-rabs” turn out to be?
Sunday school picnic
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published in ____.
1884
In the “Notice” to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the author writes: “Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be __________.”
prosecuted
In the “Notice” to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the author writes: “…persons attempting to find a moral in it will be __________.”
banished
In the “Notice” to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the author writes: “…persons attempting to find a plot in it will be __________.”
shot
In the “Explanatory” to The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the author writes that a number of _________ have been used in the writing of the story.
dialects
The narrator of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn writes that the reader wouldn’t know him unless he or she had read ________ _____________.
Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain is the pen name of _________ __________ _______________.
Samuel Langhorne Clemens
The narrator of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a _______________ narrator.
first-person
_______________ means a depth of two fathoms in the river water.
Mark Twain
The author of Huckleberry Finn was born in the year _____.
1835
The author of Huckleberry Finn died in he year ______.
1910
____________ means: something small or insignificant.
Huckleberry
_________ refers to a childhood friend of Mark Twain.
Finn
_________ is the author of The Illiad.
Homer
Homer is the author of ____ _________.
The Odyssey
All of the following are contemporaries of the author of The Adventures of Hucklebery Finn, except ______ ________.
Kurt Vonnegut
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn both begins and ends wit ha discussion of attempts to _______ Huckleberry Finn.
“sivilize”
_______ ________ takes in Huckleberry Finn as her son at the beginning of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Widow Douglas
All of the following are themes of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, except _____.
sex
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck’s partner in the quest for eternal freedom is _________.
Jim
The word(s) which has/have been banned in recent editions of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is _______.
the n-word
Huck thought all of the following would result in bad luck, except _______ ___________.
goat’s stomach
Huck wants to give all of the money he has found to ____.
Judge Thatcher
All of the following are characters in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, except ____________.
Jayber Crow
Tom Sawyer can best be described as a ___________ story and adventure.
child’s
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn can best be described as an _______ story and adventure.
adult’s
Early in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the reader learns that Tom Sawyer and Huck had earned ________ from recovering buried treasure.
$6,000
The most frequently-used expression in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, other than the use of the “n” word, is __________.
by and by
The footprints that Huck found in the snow outside Widow Douglas’ contained ___ ______ ____ ____ ______.
a cross in the heel
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the description “He was most fifty, and he looked it. His hair was long and tangled and greasy, and hung down…” is about _____ _______.
Huck’s father
When Huck’s pap comes to his room at Widow Douglas’ , the first thing hat he has Huck do is ______.
read
This happens to Huck’s pap after he rails against the government: ___ ______ _____ __ _______.
he trips over a tub
Early in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Huck’s father caught him and took him to __ ____ _____ ____.
an old log hut
Whom does Huck find hiding on Jackson’s Island?
Jim
As Huck is floating down the Mississippi River at the beginning of Huck Finn, which state is on his left?
Illinois
As Huck is floating down the Mississippi River at the beginning of Huck Finn, which state is on his right?
Missouri
Huck and Jim meet all of the following people on their journey down the Mississippi, except __ ________ _________.
a Native American
The family who takes in Huck after his raft is run over is named _____ ___________________.
the Grangerfords
The duke and king can best be described as ____ _____.
con men
The man who rides into town to insult Colonel Sherburn and to kill him is _______.
Boggs
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck pretends to be ____ _______ at the end of the novel.
Tom Sawyer
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer pretends to be ___ ____________ at the end of the novel.
Sid Sawyer
What is the last we see of the duke and dauphin in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?
they are tarred and feathered
What does Huckleberry say at the end of the novel that he can’t stand?
attempts to sivilize
For how many pages are the duke and the dauphin a part of the novel?
111 pages
Tom shows a substantial change of personality at the end of the novel.
False
What does Tom want to do to the plans to fetch a doctor at the end of the novel?
complicate them
What did Jim see in the house of death?
Pap (Huck’s dad)
Who does the dauphin claim to be?
Louis XVII (17th), the long lost son of Louis XVI (16th)

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