Realism in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn


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Realism is a literary style that deals with _____ characters, settings, and issues.

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1. The setting is an important part of the realism presented in Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. At about what time did this story take place?

2. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways in which Mark Twain depicts realistic characters in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The world created in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is based on places that still exist today, though the culture has changed. This quiz will help you determine how well you grasp the realism in Huckleberry Finn with questions about the plot, time, and geography.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment will help you gauge your understanding of realism in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn with questions including:

  • Setting
  • Characters
  • Social issues

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of realism
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about real social issues addressed in the fictional story

Additional Learning

To learn more about this subject, review the lesson titled Realism in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. This lesson includes more details, such as:

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