Questions from the novel To Kill a Mockingbird (Chapter 8)
- Why do you think Scout quizzes Atticus about his visit to the Radley house? How much does Atticus tell her?
- Why does Scout think it sensible of Atticus to save Miss Maudie’s oak rocking chair?
- When Atticus asks Scout about the blanket around her shoulders, what does Jem realize?
- Explain what Atticus means by telling Jem not to let his discovery “inspire” him to “further glory”? Is there any reason to believe why Jem might now do as his father says?