Reading Quiz Chapters 9-13

To Kill A Mockingbird
Reading Quiz Chapters 9-13
“We’ll never be able to walk the streets of Macomb again. He’s ruinin’ the family, that what he’s
doin’.” Who are they referring to?
2. “I hope and pray I can get Jem and Scout through it without bitterness, and most of all, without catching
Maycomb’s usual disease.” What is Maycomb’s usual disease?
3. “When Jem received his first air rifle, what was the one thing he was told specifically not to shoot?”
4. What was the one talent that Jem and Scout did not know Atticus had until they met a mad dog?
5. Atticus said that Mrs. Dubois was the “bravest person I ever knew”. Why did he think she was brave?
Part 2
1. Did the reverend of Calpurnia’s church welcome Jem and Scout?
2. What was interesting to the children about the collection of the offering in Calpurnia’s church.
3. What was the money from the offering at church for?
4. Why did Aunt Alexandra come to live with the Finch’s?
5. What did Aunt Alexandra believe about families who had lived a long time in the same place?