Johnny Tremain Study Guide Chapters 1 & 2 Chapter 1: Up and About 1. What is the setting of the novel? 2. Describe each of the following characters: a. b. c. d. e. f. Johnny Tremain Dusty Miller Dove Mr. Lapham Mrs. Lapham Cilla 3. What do Dove and Dusty think of Johnny? 4. At the start of the novel, what is Johnny’s future going to be? Chapter 2: The Pride of Your Power 1. Why does Johnny go to Mr. Revere for help? What advice does Mr. Revere offer? 2. How does Dove try to sabotage Johnny? Why does he do this? 3. What plan does Mrs. Lapham devise in order to procure the time that Johnny needs to complete the sugar basin? 4. Describe Johnny’s accident. Why does this accident happen? 5. Why doesn’t Mrs. Lapham call for a doctor to help Johnny? What is the effect of this decision? 6. In what ways does Johnny’s life change after his accident?