To Kill a Mockingbird Chapters 1 -4

In what town and state in which the story is set? Maycomb, Alabama
Who is our narrator and one of the protagonists? Jean Louise (Scout) Finch
Who is Scouts brother? Jem Finch
Jem and Scout are brother and sister. Would you consider them friends? Best friends
Who is Jem and Scouts father? Atticus Finch
What two things does Atticus do? he is a lawyer and a state representative
This character is a recluse, is the subject of rumors that he is a ghost or a murder, all the kids in Maycomb are afraid of him. Who is he? Arthur “Boo” Radley
Who is Calpurnia? The Finch’s housekeeper
What is Charles Baker Harris’s nickname? Dill
What did Dill dare Jem to do? Touch the Radley house.
What big mistake did Miss Caroline make on the first day of school? She tried to give Walter Cunningham a quarter.
Who is Caroline Fisher? Scout’s first grade teacher.
Where is the author describing when she says the house is dark and gloomy with no screen door? The Radley house
What did Scout blame Calpurnia for doing that got her in trouble on the first day of school? For teaching her to read by making her copy down the Bible.
What was Scout’s first “crime” in first grade? Knowing how to read
Why did Scout rub Walter Cunningham’s nose in the dirt? She felt he got her in trouble when she tried to explain to Miss Fisher that he was too poor to pay for lunch
When Jem invites Walter to dinner why does Scout not consider him to be company? The town considered the Cunningham’s trash because they were poor and she was influenced by the town’s opinion, Jem was not.
When Scout tell Calpurnia that Walter isn’t company because he “is just a Cunningham”,what does Calpurnia do? She becomes angry and tells Scout anyone who comes to their house is company.
What did the children call a spirit that can’t get to heaven? Hot Steams
How did Jem get even with Scout for contradicting him about the “Hot Steams”? He rolled her in a tire into the Radley’s front porch
What did Jem and Scout find in the Radley’ tree? They found gum, two pennies, a watch, twine and two carved soap figures of themselves.
What was the Boo Radley game? A game pretending to be Boo Radley and making up his adventures.

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