The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Flashcard Example #82764

MIss Watson
tried to civilize Huck; very proper and strict
Jim
runaway slave who believes in superstitions
Hunk
runs away from home to live on Jackson’s Island
Judge Thatcher
person to whom Huck sold his $6,000
Tom Sawyer
forms a gang of robbers
Pap
person who thinks it is better to be uneducated
The Widow Douglass
caretaker of Huck who isn’t too strict
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, when Tom is shot in the leg, who decides that a doctor must be sent for?
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which of the following shows that the society around Huck attempts to cover its crude nature with false gentility?
After a church service to which they carry guns, the Grangerfords praise a sermon about brotherly love.
“Here was this ni*ger which I had as good as helped to run away, coming right out flat-footed and saying he would steal his children—children that belonged to a man I didn’t even know; a man that hadn’t ever done me no harm.” This statement reveals the morality
taught by the society in which Huck grew up
“Pray for me! I reckoned if she knowed me she’d take a job that was more nearer her size. But I bet she done it, just the same—she was just that kind.” This quote from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn describes whom?
Mary Jane Wilks
At the end of his adventures, Huck wants to
adopted by aunt sally noooot
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the “bad luck” that really results from Huck handling the snake-skin is that
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck has thoughts about turning Jim in.
true
Which of the following statements sounds like something Tom Sawyer would say in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?
“I’ve read all the books that gives any information about these things.”
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the appearance of which of the following destroys forever the mood that existed during Huck and Jim’s days alone on the river?
Huck associates all of the following with “civilizing” except
Which of the following statements sounds like something Tom Sawyer would say?
“I’ve read all the books that gives any information about these things.”
The “bad luck” that really results from handling the snake-skin is that
Jim is bitten by a rattlesnake.
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the people on the steamboat try to locate Huck’s body by all of the following means except
searching the island
Huck assumes which of the following disguises in order to protect Jim?
a boy whose father has smallpox
Huck becomes accepted as a member of Tom Sawyer’s gang by
offering to let the gang kill Miss Watson if he tells any secrets
Who does not try to protect or teach Huck in the early chapters of the book?
Pap Finn
For Jim, the story of Solomon threatening to cut a child in half shows that
Solomon did not know the value of children because he had so many of them
What is written on the piece of paper that Huck finds in the church?
half-past two, the time of the elopement
When Huck’s father is reported to have drowned, Huck knows it was not his father because
he was floating on his back.
Which of the following best describes Huck’s feelings toward the king and duke?
Jim tells Huck his fortune with the aid of
a hair ball
Which of the following shows that the society around Huck attempts to cover its crude nature with false gentility?
After a church service to which they carry guns, the Grangerfords praise a sermon about brotherly love.
How are Tom and Hunk similar in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?
They both like to make all of the decisions
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn , Hunk convinces the lady in Chapter 11 that he is really a girl.
True
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, a slave tells Huck where Jim has been hiding while Huck has been at the Grangerford’s house.
true
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, all three men on the wrecked boat escape from going down because the man on the ferry rescues them.
True
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck takes part in the Grangerford’s shoot-out.
false
Which of the following is NOT an example of Huck’s maturity in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?
He steals Aunt’s Saly things to help rescue Jim
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck differs from Jim in that Huck is
mischieveous
In general, what is Huck Finn’s attitude toward people he disagrees with?
He tries to show them a better way to behave not
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck feels bad about the mean trick he plays on Jim and eventually apologizes. (Trick: when he tells Jim that Jim has dreamt up the events of an entire day.)
true
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, two men have joined Huck and Jim on their journey and claim to be a Duke and a King.
true
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Jim doesn’t feel right about going aboard the wrecked boat
true
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck and Jim feel that it is wrong to “borrow” food from the cornfields that they pass
false
In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Huck and Jim can travel in the day time now because Jim will be dressed up and disguised.
false
Which of the following characters in the Sherburn-Boggs episode in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is presented as noisy but harmless?
Boggs

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