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Unformatted text preview: To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter One Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Where do most men from the Finch family live? a. By the dump. b. Finch’s landing. c. The apartment building in town. 2. What is Atticus’ profession? a. Lawyer. b. Chef. c. Doctor. 3. In battles between Scout and Calpurnia, who wins? a. Atticus. b. Calpurnia. c. Scout. 4. Scout’s mother died how? a. From a car wreck. b. From cancer. c. From a heart attack. 5. How far may Jem and Scout travel? a. Within calling distance of Calpurnia. b. To the edge of their property. c. By the pond. 6. What is Dill’s goal? a. To marry Scout. b. To make Boo come out. c. To move to Maycomb. 7. What rumor explains why Boo Radley remains in his house? a. He stabbed his dad. b. He has a skin disease. c. He is blind. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Calpurnia says what about the elder Mr. Radley? a. He tried his best. b. He was the meanest man. c. He never met anyone he didn’t like. 9. Who takes the elder Mr. Radley’s place? a. A hired nurse. b. No one. c. Nathan Radley. 10. Jem does what to the Radley house? a. Touches it. b. Paints it. c. Washes it. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Two Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Who takes Scout to school for her first day? a. Calpurnia. b. Jem. c. Atticus. 2. Miss Caroline tells Scout what? a. That her father shouldn’t teach her to read. b. That her math skills are poor. c. That she should answer the questions with more annunciation. 3. Why will Walter not borrow a quarter? a. He is not hungry. b. He knows he cannot pay it back. c. He doesn’t like Miss Caroline. 4. Scout’s final punishment is what? a. Whipped with a ruler. b. Sent outside. c. Not allowed to eat lunch. 5. Walter’s father pays Atticus how? a. Money. b. He doesn’t attempt to pay Atticus. c. With food and supplies. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Three Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Scout deals with Walter how? a. Fights him. b. Writes him a note. c. Introduces him to Miss Caroline. 2. Walter puts what on his food? a. Pepper. b. Starch. c. Molasses. 3. What frightens Miss Caroline? a. Scout’s anger. b. Burris Ewell and his cootie. c. The classroom’s smell. 4. After her first day of school, Scout receives what from Calpurnia? a. Crackling bread. b. Banana bread. c. Money. 5. According to Atticus, why are the Ewells allowed to break the law? a. No one knows about the Ewells. b. In special cases, people allow bending of the law. c. They don’t technically break the law. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Four Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Overall, Scout feels how about school? a. She loves it. b. She feels cheated out of something. c. She is overly­challenged. 2. Scout finds what in the tree on the Radley lot? a. A coloring book. b. Brownies. c. Gum. 3. Jem and Scout find what in the tree on the Radley lot? a. Two pennies. b. A dollar bill. c. Fudge. 4. What is a “Hot Steam”? a. An opening in the road from a sinkhole. b. Someone who can’t get to heaven and wallows on roads. c. A backyard pool that remains open year round. 5. Scout hears what? a. A gun loading. b. A dog bark. c. A laugh. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Five Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Scout spends time with Miss Maudie. Why? a. Jem and Dill don’t spend time with Scout. b. Atticus asked Scout to help Miss Maudie. c. Miss Maudie helps Calpurnia, and Scout stays in the kitchen. 2. Uncle Jack asks Miss Maudie what every Christmas? a. To change her flowers. b. To marry him. c. To stay indoors. 3. What did “Footwashers” tell Miss Maudie? a. She reads the wrong bible. b. She attends the wrong church. c. She’s going to hell because of her flowers. 4. Dill and Jem have decided to try what? a. To help Uncle Jack. b. To give Boo a note. c. To visit Miss Maudie. 5. Who stops Jem, Scout, and Dill from their plan? a. Atticus. b. Calpurnia. c. Boo. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Six Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. On Dill’s last night in Maycomb, Jem and Dill plan what? a. To take a rooster. b. To peep in the window to see Boo. c. To clean out the back porch’s mess. 2. Why are people gathered around Nathan Radley? a. He shot a gun at someone in his collards. b. His house is on fire. c. Someone stole from his house. 3. Dill explains Jem’s loss of pants how? a. Torn from running. b. Misplaced while swimming. c. Lost playing strip poker. 4. Before Dill leaves, he kisses Scout. Why? a. They are engaged. b. Dill is teasing Scout. c. To bother Jem. 5. Where does Jem go in the middle of the night? a. To fight Dill. b. To retrieve his pants. c. To help Miss Maudie. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Seven Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Jem finds what odd about his pants? a. They are mended. b. They are cut into shorts. c. They are muddy. 2. Scout and Jem find what in the knot­hole? a. Suckers. b. Soap figures. c. Socks. 3. Jem leaves what in the knot­hole? a. Money. b. The socks. c. A thank­you note. 4. Mr. Radley says what about the tree? a. For Jem to leave the tree alone. b. That the tree is dying. c. To give the tree time to heal. 5. After dealing with the Radleys, Scout realizes what about Jem? a. He’s crying. b. He won’t talk to her anymore. c. He needs his mother. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Eight Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Why is school canceled? a. Fire at the school. b. Snow day. c. The teacher is ill. 2. Mr. Avery blames Jem and Scout for what? a. The cold weather. b. The broken bell. c. The dying tree. 3. Miss Maudie does what to her flowers? a. Talks to them. b. Cuts them down. c. Covers them with burlap bags. 4. What is the base for Jem’s snowman? a. Styrophone. b. Dirt. c. Twigs. 5. Why does Atticus wake Scout in the middle of the night? a. Miss Maudie’s house is on fire. b. The roof is caving. c. The town doctor is ill. 6. Atticus directs Jem and Scout to stand where? a. By their house. b. By the Radley place. c. At the school. 7. The men of Maycomb assist their neighbor. How? a. Carrying furniture. b. Shoveling snow. c. Calling the doctor. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Who put a blanket on Jem and Scout? a. Miss Maudie. b. Atticus. c. Boo. 9. Miss Maudie says what about her house? a. It needs painted. b. The snow is ruining the roof. c. She wanted a smaller house. 10. Where will Miss Maudie live? a. With Stephanie Crawford. b. At a hotel. c. With Scout. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Nine Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. According to Atticus, why is he representing Tom Robinson? a. He wants to help less fortunate people. b. He has to represent Tom to hold his head up in town. c. He is trying to step down from representing Tom. 2. What is Scout’s new habit? a. Hitting Jem. b. Cussing. c. Playing cards. 3. Why does Scout fight Francis? a. Francis tricked Jem. b. Francis hit Scout when she wasn’t looking. c. Francis said terrible things about Atticus. 4. What makes Jack feel sorrowful? a. He didn’t listen to Scout. b. Scout won’t hug him. c. He left without talking to Scout. 5. Scout wonders how Atticus did not figure out she was listening to his and Jack’s conversation. She later realizes what? a. Scout was extra quiet. b. Atticus knew she was listening the entire time. c. Jack told Atticus that Scout was in bed. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Ten Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Scout realizes what concerning her father? a. He is different from other fathers. b. He doesn’t take much interest in her. c. His job is unimportant. 2. According to Atticus, it is a sin to do what? a. Hurt someone younger than you. b. Kill a mockingbird. c. Injure a dog. 3. Miss Maudie tells Scout what concerning Atticus? a. He has a girlfriend. b. He will need a bodyguard. c. He is the best checker­player. 4. What physical problem does Tim Johnson display? a. Snarling. b. Walking lopsided. c. Ear ripped off. 5. After seeing Tim Johnson, Calpurnia does what? a. Calls Mr. Finch. b. Gets the dog a bone. c. Sets out a bowl of water. 6. How does Calpurnia warn the Radleys of the dog? a. She calls them on the phone. b. She sends Jem to the Radley house. c. She bangs on the Radley door. 7. Mr. Tate asks Atticus to do what? a. Catch the dog. b. Shoot the dog. c. Call neighboring police chiefs. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. What happens to Atticus’ glasses? a. He hands them to Calpurnia. b. They fall and break. c. He throws them at the dog. 9. Why should Jem and Scout stay away from the dog? a. The dog is as dangerous dead as he was alive. b. The dog does not belong to them. c. The dog will eat and drink when he’s ready. 10. Jem tells Scout not to talk about Atticus at school. Why? a. They shouldn’t start rumours about the dog. b. Atticus is not proud of his abilities. c. People will misunderstand Atticus’ motives. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Eleven Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Mrs. Dubose treats Jem and Scout how? a. Cruelly. b. Kindly. c. Distantly. 2. What angers Jem about Mrs. Dubose? a. She ignores them. b. She talks about their parents. c. She makes fun of Jem’s arm. 3. Jem buys what with his birthday money? a. A baton and miniature steam engine. b. A box of chocolates. c. A new book. 4. Jem does what to Mrs. Dubose’s camellia bush? a. Waters it. b. Cuts her a bouquet. c. Destroys it. 5. Why is Atticus helping Tom? a. His conscience makes him. b. Atticus owes Tom a favor. c. Tom is paying Atticus well. 6. Mrs. Dubose wants what from Jem? a. To grow her flowers. b. To clean her house. c. To have him read. 7. When Jem and Scout visit Mrs. Dubose, she does what? a. Sends Scout from the house. b. Falls asleep. c. Eats food without offering them any. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Atticus says what about people calling him names? a. He does his best to love everyone. b. He hates that people call him names. c. He doesn’t believe people call him names. 9. Why did Mrs. Dubose have fits? a. She had cancer. b. She was a morphine addict. c. She couldn’t eat. 10. Mrs. Dubose leaves Jem what? a. A perfect camellia. b. Money. c. The book. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Twelve Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Scout feels Jem has changed how? a. He reads different books now. b. He stays indoors more. c. He is difficult to live with. 2. Dill doesn’t travel to Maycomb that summer. Why? a. He has a new father. b. He broke his leg. c. His mother can’t afford to send him. 3. What happens when Jem and Scout arrive at First Purchase? a. They sit in the back. b. One woman questions why they are there. c. People loan them their books. 4. When is Calpurnia’s birthday? a. She doesn’t know. b. Easter. c. February. 5. Who is sitting on the porch after after church? a. Dill. b. Atticus. c. Aunt Alexandra. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Thirteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Why has Aunt Alexandra arrived? a. She needs time away from her husband. b. Francis needs to attend a different school. c. She and Atticus decided she should stay for awhile. 2. Maycomb treats Aunt Alexandra how? a. Welcomes her. b. Coldly speaks to her. c. Avoids her. 3. Scout reflects that her Aunt Alexandra considers what about other families? a. Every family has something positive to offer. b. Every family has a “streak.” c. Most families are trash. 4. Jem upsets Aunt Alexandra how? a. Doing poorly in school. b. Driving a car. c. Knowing about Cousin Joshua. 5. Atticus fails at what? a. Explaining to Scout and Jem how a Finch should behave. b. Preventing Jem from acting out at school. c. Introducing Alexandra to people in town. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Fourteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. When Jem and Scout walk into town, they hear what? a. A siren. b. People acknowledging them as Finches. c. Questions about their aunt. 2. Aunt Alexandra wants what to change at the house? a. Scout to grow out her hair. b. Jem to stop driving. c. Calpurnia to leave. 3. Scout thinks what is under her bed? a. A snake. b. A lizard. c. A spider. 4. Atticus wants what for Dill? a. For him to leave. b. For him to bathe. c. For him to attend school. 5. Why did Dill run away? a. His parents ignored him. b. His parents won’t feed him. c. He missed his aunt. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Fifteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Why are men gathered in Atticus’ yard? a. To discuss moving Atticus’ client. b. To question him about Aunt Alexandra. c. To help with the fire. 2. Jem is scared of what? a. Aunt Alexandra’s behavior. b. Someone hurting Atticus. c. The car’s malfunctioning. 3. On Sunday, Atticus does what that shocks Jem and Scout? a. Skips church. b. Dances in public. c. Takes the car somewhere. 4. Jem, Scout, and Dill do what? a. Leave their houses. b. Sneak into the school. c. Go into Atticus’ room. 5. Initially, Jem looks where for Atticus? a. His office. b. The jail. c. The restaurant. 6. What is Atticus actually doing when the kids find him? a. Sitting in church. b. Sitting outside the jail, reading. c. Petting a dog. 7. When he sees the kids, Atticus reacts how? a. With pride. b. With fear. c. With giggles. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Jem refuses to do what? a. Fight. b. Talk to Atticus. c. Go home. 9. Scout talks to whom in the crowd? a. Her teacher. b. The town doctor. c. Mr. Cunningham. 10. What broke up the large group? a. The sight of a gun. b. Scout’s naivety and innocence. c. Atticus’ reasoning. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Sixteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Aunt Alexandra reacts how to the previous night’s events? a. Proudly. b. Hopefully. c. Disapprovingly. 2. Alexandra worries about what? a. Talking about certain subjects in front of Calpurnia. b. The Finch reputation because of Scout. c. Keeping her society safe. 3. Atticus says what concerning Mr. Cunningham? a. He isn’t very smart. b. He’s a good man with a blind spot. c. He needs to wake up. 4. What does someone yell at Miss Maudie? a. That vanity will lead to darkness. b. That drinking is the devil’s work. c. That abandoning church is shameful. 5. Atticus says what happened at court that morning? a. Tom fainted. b. The judge bowed out of proceedings. c. They picked the jury. 6. Mr. Dolphus Raymond does what? a. Steals at night. b. Drinks whiskey. c. Refuses to work. 7. From overhearing a conversation, Scout realizes what about Atticus’ defending Tom? a. Atticus dislikes Tom. b. Atticus was assigned the case, and is honestly trying. c. Atticus believes Tom is guilty but will still help him. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Who seats Jem, Scout, and Dill upstairs? a. Calpurnia. b. Reverend Sykes. c. Themselves. 9. Judge Taylor runs his court how? a. Informally. b. Dangerously. c. Strictly. 10. Judge Taylor does what with a cigar? a. Smokes it. b. Chews it. c. Picks it apart with his fingers. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Seventeen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Mr. Tate testifies to what? a. That Mr. Ewell came his office, saying his daughter was raped. b. That Mayella Ewell never claimed rape. c. That he doesn’t believe the series of events. 2. According to Mr. Tate, where was Mayella hurt? a. The back of her head. b. Her right side. c. Her knees. 3. The Ewells live where? a. In an apartment in town. b. By Atticus. c. By the town dump. 4. Mr. Ewell says what about Mayella’s injuries? a. He agrees with Tate. b. She was unconscious. c. Her left side was bruised. 5. Atticus asks Mr. Ewell to demonstrate what? a. How he punches a person. b. What hand he writes with. c. How he goes to work. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Eighteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Mayella does what on the stand? a. Asks for her father. b. Cusses at Mr. Tate. c. Cries. 2. Mayella believes what about Atticus? a. That he’s mocking her. b. That he will hurt her. c. That he will punish her. 3. What is Mayella’s life like? a. She has a robust social life. b. She’s the oldest child and has no friends. c. She has a devoted boyfriend. 4. What is Tom’s appearance? a. His left arm is shorter than the other. b. He is thinner than Mayella. c. His eyes are disfigured. 5. Atticus alludes to what during Mayella’s testimony? a. That she doesn’t remember the evening in question. b. That her father beat her. c. That she dislikes Tom because he wouldn’t help her. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Nineteen Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Why would Atticus mention that Tom has been in trouble with the law before? a. To show that Tom is a regular type of guy. b. To show that Tom has nothing to hide. c. To better explain Tom’s feelings about Bob Ewell. 2. According to Tom, when did he bust up the chiffarobe for Mayella? a. Over a year ago. b. On the night in question. c. He never chopped up a chiffarobe. 3. What had Tom done for Mayella before? a. Small chores. b. Cleaned her house. c. Worked on the car’s engine. 4. Where had Mayella sent the children on the night in question? a. To the dump. b. To school. c. To get ice creams. 5. What had Mayella planned with Tom? a. She grabbed him and tried to kiss him. b. She had a dinner prepared for him. c. She gave him ice cream. 6. Link Deas tells the courtroom what? a. That Tom habitually lies. b. That Tom never caused him trouble. c. That Mayella is a troublemaker. 7. Mr. Gilmer remarks what to Tom? a. That Tom couldn’t provide for his family. b. That Tom had his eye on Mayella. c. That Tom doesn’t understand the court proceedings. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom 8. Tom states his feelings about Mayella. What were they? a. Tom feels sorry for Mayella. b. Tom feels disgusted by Mayella. c. Tom feels happy about his friendship with Mayella. 9. Why did Scout take Dill out of the courtroom? a. Dill was snoring ­ asleep. b. Dill was crying. c. Dill was starving. 10. Scout notes what about Mr. Gilmer? a. That he cross examines incredibly tough. b. That he was ill prepared for his case. c. That it seemed he wasn’t half trying in the courtroom. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Twenty Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Mr. Raymond drinks what? a. Whiskey. b. Water. c. Coca­Cola. 2. Jem and Scout are shocked to see Atticus do what? a. Smoke a cigar in court. b. Loosen his clothes and take off his jacket. c. Put his hat on inside. 3. According to Atticus, what has Mayella done? a. Tricked the jury. b. Broken a time­honored code. c. Confused her father. 4. In his closing argument, Atticus says that in what place are all men equal? a. Court. b. Heaven. c. School. 5. After Atticus speaks, Dill sees what? a. Judge Taylor leave. b. Calpurnia walk into the courtroom. c. Mr. Raymond sit in the upper balcony. ©2015 Language Arts Classroom To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter Twenty­One Directions​ : Circle the letter of the best answer. 1. Calpurnia tells Jem what? a. He should be ashamed for taking his little sister to court. b. He is grounded for the rest of summer. c. He will not get dinner. 2. Reverend Sykes tells Jem what? a. That a black man has never had Atticus argue for him before. b. That he’s never seen a jury decide in favor of a colored man over a white man. c. That he’s never seen such support for a black man. 3. When does the jury return? a. After 11. b. The next morning. c. By dinner time. 4. Scout notices what when the jury returns? a. The...
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