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- Complete your review with the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Characters chapter exam.
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Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the main characters in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- Main and secondary characters in the novel
- Huck in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
- The character of Jim
- Tom Sawyer's appearance in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
- Characters and their functions
1. Huck in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In this lesson we will explore the many layers of the character Huck Finn, narrator of Mark Twain's classic novel, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
2. Jim in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
A slave in the pre-Civil War South was not normally someone others admired or emulated. In this lesson, we will examine the character of Jim, the slave in Mark Twain's 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.'
3. Tom Sawyer in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Tom Sawyer has been Huck Finn's best friend since before ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'' takes place. In this lesson, you'll learn more about Tom and his role in the novel.
4. The Widow Douglas & Miss Watson in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In this lesson, we examine the Widow Douglas and Miss Watson, two important characters in Mark Twain's classic novel ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.'' We'll come to understand the role these two important characters play in the novel through summary and analysis.
5. Pap, Huck's Father in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
This lesson will explore the role of Pap, Huck's father, in Mark Twain's classic novel ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'' through summary, analysis, and discussion.
6. The Duke & The Dauphin in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,'' the Duke and the Dauphin come closer than any other characters to truly being villains. In this lesson, you'll learn more about this pair and their actions.
7. Judge Thatcher in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,'' there are several minor characters that still play an important role in Huck's life. One of these is Judge Thatcher, and in this lesson you'll learn about Thatcher and his relationship to Huck.
8. The Grangerfords in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,'' one of the families Huck comes across is the Grangerfords. In this lesson, you'll learn about the Grangerfords and their somewhat contradictory nature.
9. The Wilks Family in the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In all the ups and downs of ''Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,'' the story of the Wilks family provides one of the most interesting sets of events and contrasts. Read on to learn more about the Wilks' unusual situation and how Huck fits in.
10. Silas & Sally Phelps in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Silas and Sally Phelps take Huck Finn in toward the end of the novel ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.'' Read on for a short description and analysis of the characters and their function in the story!
11. Aunt Polly in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
In ''The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,'' Mark Twain brings back Aunt Polly, a character from ''The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.'' Read on to find out who Aunt Polly is and what effect she has on Huck Finn's story!
Huckleberry Finn Character List & Flashcards
These flashcards cover both the major and minor characters of the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and examine the relations between these characters. The front of the card includes a description, and the back of the card displays the character's name.
Huckleberry Finn Vocabulary Flashcards
This set of flashcards will introduce you to some of the unique vocabulary used in ''Huckleberry Finn.'' Learn about what the words mean and see them used in sentences from the book.
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