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How Well Do You Remember "To Kill A Mockingbird?"

Test your knowledge before the sequel drops July 14.

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  1. 1. The novel takes place in the town of Maycomb, Georgia.

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    The novel takes place in the town of Maycomb, Alabama.

  2. 2. Jem is 11 years old when he breaks his arm.

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    Jem is nearly 13 years old when he breaks his arm.

  3. 3. The Cunninghams only attend school the first day of every year.

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    Wrong!

    The Ewells only attend school the first day of every year.

  4. 4. Dill visits Maycomb every spring.

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    Dill visits Maycomb every summer.

  5. 5. Calpurnia taught Scout how to write.

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  6. 6. Boo Radley's real name is Arthur.

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  7. 7. Miss Maudie is known as the town gossip.

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    Stephanie Crawford is known as the town gossip.

  8. 8. Stephanie Crawford's house burned down

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    Miss Maudie's house burns down.

  9. 9. Atticus covers Scout with a blanket during the night of the fire.

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    Wrong!

    Boo Radley covers Scout with a blanket the night of the fire.

  10. 10. It's a sin to kill a bluejay.

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    It's a sin to kill a mockingbird.

  11. 11. Atticus' secret skill was playing the banjo.

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    Atticus' secret skills included playing Jew's Harp, being great at checkers, and having the best shot in Maycomb County.

  12. 12. Jem reads Ivanhoe to Mrs. Dubose.

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  13. 13. Calpurnia learned to read from The Spirit of the Laws.

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    Calpurnia learned to read from Blackstone's Commentaries.

  14. 14. Atticus drives a Chevrolet.

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  15. 15. Scout recognizes Bob Ewell from the mob trying to attack Atticus.

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    Scout recognizes Walter Cunningham from the mob trying to attack Atticus.

  16. 16. Jem and Scout watched the trial from the courthouse balcony.

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  17. 17. Bob Ewell signs his name with his left hand.

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  18. 18. Tom Robinson was found guilty.

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  19. 19. Tom Robinson's dad sends Atticus a chicken after the trial.

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  20. 20. Tom Robinson is shot trying to escape prison.

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  21. 21. The final chapter takes place on Halloween.

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  22. 22. Scout has to dress up like a chicken for Mrs. Merriweather's pageant.

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    Scout has to dress up like a ham for Mrs. Merriweather's pageant.

  23. 23. Walter Cunningham attacks Jem and Scout in the woods.

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    Bob Ewell attacks Jem and Scout in the woods.

  24. 24. Bob Ewell falls on his knife.

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    It's implied that Boo stabs Bob to save Jem and Scout.

  25. 25. Scout is 8 years old by the end of To Kill A Mockingbird.

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How Well Do You Remember "To Kill A Mockingbird?"

"Go Set A Watchman" will be a fresh beginning!

The best part about a clean slate is that you may be able to interpret the novel on its own, the way it was probably intended. Harper Lee did write "Go Set A Watchman" first.

"Go Set A Watchman" will be a fresh beginning!
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Gregory Peck would be proud!

Being a fan of the film or gathering enough from word of mouth has helped you construct the basic narrative of "To Kill A Mockingbird." You will definitely approach "Go Set A Watchman" with an open mind.

Gregory Peck would be proud!
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You learned a lot in high school English!

It may have been a while since you read "To Kill A Mockingbird," but you will definitely know some of the major twists the new novel has to offer.

You learned a lot in high school English!
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You are ready to board the train with Scout back to Maycomb!

Not only have you read the book in your high school English class, but you have probably read it a few times since. You will totally understand any allusions Harper Lee has waiting for you in her new novel.

You are ready to board the train with Scout back to Maycomb!
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