The Widow Douglas & Miss Watson in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Widow Douglas is:

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1. In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, when the Widow Douglas adopts Huck, she:

2. In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, when the Widow Douglas teaches Huck about Moses:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you several questions about the Widow Douglas and Miss Watson from Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. You'll need to know who these characters are and how they interact with the novel's main character, Huck Finn.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To pass the quiz, you'll need to:

  • Know who the Widow Douglas and Miss Watson are
  • Describe the outcome of the Widow Douglas's adoption of Huckleberry Finn
  • Understand what occurs when Huck learns about Moses
  • Recall what happens after Huck is kidnapped by Pap

Skills Practiced

You'll get practice using the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - take away important information from the related lesson on the Widow Douglas and Miss Watson from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about the Widow Douglas to determine what she does after adopting Huck
  • Information recall - access knowledge you've gained regarding the relationship between the Widow Douglas and Miss Watson

Additional Learning

To learn more about these literary characters, review the related lesson called The Widow Douglas & Miss Watson in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The lesson helps students:

  • Understand the historical context behind the novel
  • Describe Huck's culture shock
  • Analyze the character traits of Miss Watson and the Widow Douglas
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