Homework Help

How does Dill explain Jems's missing pants in To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee?

blahblahblahhate's profile pic

Posted via web

dislike 0 like

How does Dill explain Jems's missing pants in To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee?

1 Answer | Add Yours

chughes412's profile pic

Posted (Answer #1)

dislike 0 like

In Chapter 6, Jem loses his pants when he is trying to run away from the Radley house as Mr. Radley is shooting at Jem, Scout, and Dill. When the children return home, Atticus asks Jem about his pants and Dill tells Atticus that he won Jem's pants in a game of strip poker. Jem then explains that they were not playing with cards, they were playing with matches.

Join to answer this question

Join a community of thousands of dedicated teachers and students.

Join eNotes