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  • Characters 10 PointsQUESTION:

    Who is the narrator of the story?


    Huck Finn

  • Characters 20 PointsQUESTION:

    Who are the con men that go town to town trying to make money with a variety of tricks?


    The King and the Duke

  • Characters 30 PointsQUESTION:

    Who teaches Huck about religion, prayer, the good place, and the bad place? ANSWER:

    Widow Douglas

  • Characters 40 PointsQUESTION: Who befriends Huck but is shot due to a feud?


    Buck Grangerford

  • Characters 50 PointsQUESTION:

    Who wants to adopt Huck at the end of the novel?


    Sally Phelps (Toms Aunt Sally)

  • Episodes 10 PointsQUESTION:

    Yesright smart chance of funerals. But they dont always kill. Pas got a few buck-shot in him; but he dont mind it cuz he dont weigh much anyway. Bobs been carved up some with a bowie, and Toms been hurt once or twice. ANSWER:

    Shepherdsons and Grangerfords

  • Episodes 20 PointsQUESTION:

    The Widow Douglas she took me for her son, and allowed she would sivilize me; but it was rough living in the house all the time, considering how dismal regular and decent the widow was in all her ways; and so when I couldnt stand it no longer I lit out. I got into my old rags and my sugar-hogshead again, and was free and satisfied. But Tom Sawyer he hunted me up and said he was going to start a band of robbers, and I might join if I would go back to the widow and be respectable. So I went back. ANSWER:

    Huck in Society beginning sequence

  • Episodes 30 PointsQUESTION:

    Tom told me what his plan was, and I see in a minute it was worth fifteen of mine for style, and would make Jim just as free a man as mine would, and maybe get us all killed besides. So I was satisfied, and said we would waltz in on it. ANSWER:

    Toms Escape Plan the Evasion Sequence

  • Episodes 40 PointsQUESTION:

    Do I know you? I know you clear through I was born and raised in the South, and Ive lived in the North; so I know the average all around. The average mans a coward. ANSWER:

    Colonel Sherburn (and Boggs and the mob)

  • Episodes 50 PointsQUESTION:

    What episodes marks the climax or turning point of the novel?


    Hucks Big Moment when he tears up the letter to Miss Watson

  • Themes 10 PointsQUESTION:

    What is a theme!??!?!?!!?!?!?!?!ANSWER:

    The message an author presents regarding a central idea.

  • Themes 20 PointsQUESTION:

    What might be a theme statement for the central idea of adventure? ANSWER:

    Up to Ms. K

  • Themes 30 PointsQUESTION:

    What might be a theme statement for the central idea of human nature?


    Up to Ms. K

  • Themes 40 PointsQUESTION:

    What might be a theme statement for the central idea of race relations?


    Up to Ms. K

  • Themes 50 PointsQUESTION:

    How does the episodic plot structure impact theme development?


    Different episodes develop different themes in conjunction with one another so that they can build upon one another throughout the novel

  • Plot 10 PointsQUESTION:

    What is the geographical setting of HF?


    American South along the Mississippi River

  • Plot 20 PointsQUESTION:

    What is the time period Huck Finn is set it?


    ~1840 (pre-Civil War)

  • Plot 30 PointsQUESTION:

    What is the name of the ship that Huck and Jim find the three robbers on?


    Walter Scott

  • Plot 40 PointsQUESTION:

    Why does the family feud between the Grangerfords and Shepherdsons suddenly escalate?


    Suzzanna Grangerford runs away to elope with Harney Shepherdson

  • Plot 50 PointsQUESTION:

    What does Huck plan on doing at the end of the novel? Why?


    Heading out for the Territory because hes had enough of society

  • Authors Craft 10 PointsQUESTION:

    Keeping in mind the context of when it was written, what was Mark Twains PURPOSE for writing HF?


    To provide a SOCIAL COMMENTARY

  • Authors Craft 20 PointsQUESTION:

    WHAT is the point of view Twain uses to tell the story and WHY?


    1st person and because it allows him to comment on society as it actually is

  • Authors Craft 30 PointsQUESTION:

    What is one reason why Twain might use an episodic plot structure?

    ANSWER: To focus on different aspects/flaws of society; to contrast being in society with being out of society; to let themes interact and build upon one another; to allow the text to potentially be serialized

  • Authors Craft 40 PointsQUESTION:

    How do setting and p.o.v. impact word choice? ANSWER:

    Huck is uneducated and cannot read and write very well. Because they are in the South before the Civil War, several different dialects (including the slave dialect) are presented.

  • Authors Craft 50 PointsQUESTION:

    What is the tone of HF?


    Satirical uses humor, irony, exaggeration to expose societal faults

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