The Marrow Thieves
Glass Menagerie
TKAM
Short Stories
Quotes
100

Frenchie often feels like he is more Indian because

He has the longest braid

100

Where does Tom always say he's going?

The movies

100
What does Bob Ewell promise to do to Atticus after the trial?

"Get him"

100

In the short story, “Shaving” what does the shave represent?

Loss of innocence, strength and maturity beyond one’s age

100

There are some men in this world who were born to do our unpleasant jobs for us.

Miss Maudie

About Atticus

She's showing Scout how respectable her father truly is

200

In The Marrow Thieves, when did the group decide to let RiRi hear story?

After she overheard Wab's coming-to story

200

Why does Tom love going to the movies?

He craves adventure

200

Why is Tom's sympathy for Mayella misplaced?

She had the racial advantage

200

What is the main message that the author of “Everything I need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten” wants to convey?

We can take lessons we have learned early in life and apply them to adulthood

200

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view- until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch

Teaching his children about empathy

300

The marrow extraction system is based on what historical institution?

Residential Schools

300

What is Amanda always working really hard to ensure happens?

Laura finds a husband

300

Who gives Atticus a standing ovation after the trial?

The coloured community

300

In the short story, “A Private Talk with Holly” what does letting the fish go represent?

The father allowing his daughter to move on in life

300

My chest tightened.  How could she have the language?  She was the same age as me, and I deserved it more.

Frenchie

About Rose

He feels the reality of his separation from his heritage/culture

400

Why does Miig tell Frenchie what happened when he escaped from the Residential school?

He wants to help Frenchie understand his own actions

400

Why does Laura quit going to college

She becomes so nervous she throws up

400

An agreement reached by mutual concessions...

Compromise

400

In “The Rink,” what does the band-aid symbolize?

Sealing things in

400

All pretty girls are a trap, a pretty trap, and men expect them to be.

Jim O'Connor

About Laura

He's sharing his views of relationships and implying the reasons why he ultimately won't ask her to be together in the end.

500

In The Marrow Thieves, why did Frenchie grab the electric fence?

He wanted to sacrifice himself

500

Why does Jim call Laura Blue Roses

Because he thinks that what she says when she tells him she had pleurosis

500

The purpose of the school scene in chapter 2 is...

To introduce the reader to the community and customs of Maycomb
500

“The Man in the Casket” is about a girl who is?

Mourning the loss of her grandfather

500

“He really lived”

Secondhand Lions

Double Entendre - two meanings:

1. Walter's uncle's story is believable

2. Walter's uncle truly enjoyed the experiences life had to offer

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