Differences in social status are explored largely through the overcomplicated social hierarchy of Maycomb, the ins and outs of which constantly baffle the children. The relatively well-off Finches stand near the top of Maycomb’s social hierarchy, with most of the townspeople
SOCIAL CLASSES IN MAYCOMB
Even among whites, social hierarchy is evident. Each class looks down on the one below it-
AS EVIDENT IN PG 249, “THERE ARE FOUR KINDS OF FOLKS IN THE WORLD..”
There are many different social classes in “To Kill A Mockingbird.” The factors that separate people
“To Kill a Mockingbird” By Nelle Harper Lee
When he was nearly thirteen, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow.
When it healed, and Jem’s fears of never being able to play football were assuaged, he
was seldom self-conscious about his injury....
1. What did you learn in this chapter about Macomb, Atticus Finch and his family?
2. What did you learn about Dill's Character?
3. What, briefly happened to Arthur "Boo" Radley?
4. Why does the Radley Place fascinate Scout, Jean and Dill?
5. What do you notice about the...
CHAPTER 4 QUESTIONS
11.) I believe that the current fashions in education are quite stupid and do not benefit her to her best ability and are boring and is not advancing challenging or helping her in any way shape or form. Her feelings convey her strong intellect and how she values...
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
full title · To Kill a Mockingbird
author · Harper Lee
type of work · Novel
genre · Coming-of-age story; social drama; courtroom drama; Southern drama
language · English
time and place written · Mid-1950s; New York City
date of first publication
N elle Harper Lee was born on April 28, 1926, in Monroeville, Alabama, a sleepy small town similar in many ways to Maycomb, the setting of To Kill a Mockingbird. Like Atticus Finch, the father of Scout, the narrator and protagonist of To Ki
The novel is set in the 1930’s in a small community in Maycomb County, located in the South. Although slavery has been legally abolished for many years, the Southerners in Maycomb continued to believe in white supremacy, and the novel projects the social snobbery and
What do you learn in this chapter about Maycomb, Atticus Finch and his family?
The chapter states that in England, Simon Finch did not agree with the religious persecution of his Methodist brethren. He left England and travelled to Philadelphia, Jamaica, and eventually settled in Ala
To Kill a Mockingbird Study Guide and Activities
SHORT ANSWER STUDY GUIDE QUESTIONS - To Kill A Mockingbird
* Chapters 1-3:
1. Identify Atticus Finch, Jean Louise (Scout) Finch, Jem Finch, Maycomb, Calpurnia, Charles Baker (Dill) Harris, The