To Kill A Mocking Bird Chapters 1-4 Study Guide
Who is the author of the book?
Who is the main character / narrator?
Jean Louise Finch (Scout)
Who is the main character’s ancestor?
What is the name of the main character / narrator’s brother?
Jeremy Finch (Jem)
Who is the narrator’s father and what does he do?
Atticus Finch. He is a lawyer.
What is the setting of the story?
Maycomb, Alabama during the Great Depression
What is the important quote that proves that this takes place during the Great Depression?
“Maycomb County had recently been told that it had nothing to fear but fear itself” -Franklin Roosevelt.
Who is the cook in the Finch House?
Where is Scout’s mother?
She died when Scout was two.
Who is the neighborhood friend during the first summer.
Charles Baker Harris (Dill)
Who does the neighborhood friend stay with?
His aunt, Miss Rachel Haverford.
What is Dill like?
He is intelligent and imaginative.
Who’s house is the neighborhood scared of?
What is the name of the son of the Radley’s?
Arthur Radley (Boo)
Who is Boo’s brother?
Who is Scout’s school teacher?
Miss Caroline Fisher
Why does Miss Caroline become displeased with Scout?
Scout had already been taught to read by Atticus and Scout tries to tell Miss Caroline about the Cunninghams.
What do Walter and Atticus discus at lunch?
Why does Miss Caroline become terrified when the class comes back to school after lunch?
Because cooties come out of Burris Ewell’s hair.
What is the name of the boy who is a part of a very poor family and only comes to school the first day of school to avoid trouble with the law.
What does Scout find in a tree hole at the Radley house?
Two pieces of gum.
What do Scout and Jem find on the last day of school?
Two indian head pennies.
What does Scout, Jem, and Dill do when Dill comes back for the second summer?
They act out “Boo Radley” a play about the Radley family.