Questions from the novel To Kill a Mockingbird (Chapter 5)
- Describe Miss Maudie Atkinson. How typical do you think she is of Maycomb’s women? What do the children think of her?
- What does Miss Maudie tell Scout about Boo? How does this compare with what Scout already believes?
- Scout claims that “Dill could tell the biggest ones” she ever heard. Why do you think Dill would have told such lies?
- What reasons does Atticus give for the children not to play the Boo Radley game? Do you think he is right? Why do you think the children are so fascinated with the man?