Table of Contents
- 1 What page in To Kill a Mockingbird is this quote on?
- 2 What happened in chapter 25 of To Kill a Mockingbird?
- 3 What is Atticus most famous quote?
- 4 What is Atticus famous quote?
- 5 What crime did Bob Ewell commit?
- 6 Which hand does Bob Ewell write with?
- 7 What did Reverend Sykes say to Jem in to kill a Mockingbird?
- 8 What happens in Chapter 21 of to kill a Mockingbird?
What page in To Kill a Mockingbird is this quote on?
The quote “Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit ’em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird” can be found on page 103 of the Fiftieth Anniversary First Harper Perennial Modern Classic edition of To Kill a Mockingbird.
What happened in chapter 25 of To Kill a Mockingbird?
Summary: Chapter 25 September has begun and Jem and Scout are on the back porch when Scout notices a roly-poly bug. Jem had convinced Atticus to let them accompany him to Helen Robinson’s house, where they saw her collapse even before Atticus could say that her husband, Tom, was dead.
What page is the quote don’t see how any jury could convict on what we heard?
See if we match. P 206 (old book): “Jem was jumping in excitement. ‘We’ve won, haven’t we?’ ” and P 208, “Don’t see how any jury could convict on what we heard.”
Why does Reverend Sykes tell Jem not to be so confident that the jury would not convict Tom?
When the kids returned from supper, Jem was sure the jury would not convict Tom. Reverend Sykes tells him not to be so confident. Sykes has never seen any jury decide in favor of a colored man over a white man. The verdict has already been reached and Tom was found guilty.
What is Atticus most famous quote?
“Courage is not a man with a gun in his hand. It’s knowing you’re licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what. You rarely win, but sometimes you do.” “You rarely win, but sometimes you do.”
What is Atticus famous quote?
I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It’s when you know you’re licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what. You rarely win, but sometimes you do.
What was Scout trying to kill at the beginning of Chapter 25?
Opening Scene Chapter 25 opens some time later, on a September evening. The hot weather has not abated, and Jem and Scout are still sleeping on the screened back porch. Scout prepares to smash the roly poly bug she has been playing with, but Jem tells her to put it on the back steps instead.
Who does Atticus say killed Ewell?
As the men argue, Atticus realizes that Boo Radley killed Ewell, and it is Boo who Tate is trying to protect. They finally agree that Ewell did fall on his own knife, a decision Scout fully understands. Boo sees Jem one more time and then asks Scout to take him home.
What crime did Bob Ewell commit?
Judge Taylor: The judge for Tom Robinson’s trial. Heck Tate: Maycomb’s sheriff, a decent and respected man. Bob Ewell: An alcoholic, poverty-stricken, and abusive man, Bob Ewell deliberately and wrongfully accuses Tom Robinson of raping his daughter, and then tries to attack Scout and Jem after the trial.
Which hand does Bob Ewell write with?
Atticus asks Bob Ewell to write out his name because it will prove to the court that Tom is innocent of the crime. The crime was shown to have been committed by a person who was left handed. Bob Ewell wrote his name with his left hand.
Why a jury would never look at a defendant it has convicted?
Explain why a jury would “never look at a defendant it has convicted”. They do not want to make eye contact with someone they have found guilty. They would feel guilty about themselves internally which could cause them to possibly change their position.
Why does Jem conclude that Boo Radley stays inside?
Jem concludes that Boo Radley stays inside because he is trying to avoid the Maycomb disease (racism). Boo is trying to avoid social classes and being mistreated.
What did Reverend Sykes say to Jem in to kill a Mockingbird?
However, the Reverend Sykes tells Jem, “Now don’t you be so confident, Mr. Jem, I ain’t ever seen any jury decide in favor of a colored man over a white man.” In other words, Reverend Sykes understands that in the Jim Crow South, any white man’s (or white woman’s) word is superior to a black man’s word.
What happens in Chapter 21 of to kill a Mockingbird?
‘Hush your mouth, sir! When you oughta be hangin’ your head in shame you go along laughin’—’ Calpurnia revived a series of rusty threats that moved Jem to little remorse, and she sailed up the front steps with her classic, ‘If Mr Finch don’t wear you out, I will – get in that house, sir!’
Where are Atticus and Jem in to kill a Mockingbird?
‘I know where they are, Atticus.’ Mr Underwood spoke up. ‘They’re right up yonder in the coloured balcony – been there since precisely one-eighteen P.M.’ Our father turned around and looked up. ‘Jem, come down from there,’ he called.
What did Calpurnia say to Jem in to kill a Mockingbird?
Jem went in grinning, and Calpurnia nodded tacit consent to having Dill in to supper. ‘You all call Miss Rachel right now and tell her where you are,’ she told him.