Huck Finn 1-3
Huck Finn 4-7
Vocabulary
Inferences
Thanksgiving (Locked)
100

What is Book 1, the book before The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn called?

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

100

Who has nails in the heel of their shoe?

Pap

100

What is a skiff?

shallow boat

100

How can you infer Pap is an alcholic?

He talks about whisky, needs money, and often is found drunk.

100

Which president proclaimed Thanksgiving a holiday?

Abe Lincoln

200

Who is Jim owned by?

Miss Watson and Widow Douglas

200

What does Jim use to tell Huck's fortune?

hairball from the stomach of an ox

200

What does cowhidin' mean?

hit with cowhide, like a belt

200

How can you infer Huck isn't completely educated?

He doesn't always attend school. His spelling and grammar usage while speaking show that as well. 

200

The average number of calories consumed on Thanksgiving is _______.

Hint: 4,000-5,000

Hint 2: round to the nearest 100

4,500

300

Moses and the Bullrushes is an example of an ______.

allusion

300

Why does Huck hide the canoe?

so he can escape his father

300

What is yonder?

a distance away

300

How can you infer Jim is superstitious? 

He talks to a hair ball and also talks about being taken on a journey by the devil in his dreams.

300

What year was the first Thanksgiving?

Hint: between 1600-1625

1621

400

What is another word for dialect?

vernacular

400

Who did Huck live with before Pap kidnapped him?

Widow Douglas and Miss Watson

400

What is "corked up"?

stop talking, shutting up

400

How can you infer that Tom has a greater education than most of the boys?

He references books. He is the leader. He also speaks slightly better with his grammar usage. 

400

How many towns are named Turkey in the United States?

Hint: 1-6

4

500
What did the kids have to do to join Tom Sawyer's Gang?

sign the oath with their blood

500
Name two things Huck did to escape the cabin.

hide the canoe

kill a pig

saw through a wall

take supplies

500

What does "slicking up" swords and guns mean?

greasing the swords and guns

500

How can you infer that Judge Thatcher is nice?

He doesn't just take Huck's $6,000. He also lends him money whenever Huck asks for it. 

500

The tradition of football on Thanksgiving began in 1876 with a game between ____ and Princeton.

Hint: Y

Yale

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