Harper Lee Quizzes

eNotes Literature Quizzes

Test your knowledge of Harper Lee by taking an eNotes quiz! Created and approved by high school teachers, each eNotes quiz is multiple choice and includes questions on plot points, themes, and character traits. eNotes quizzes can be taken online or printed for classroom use.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • To Kill a Mockingbird

    To Kill a Mockingbird by gmuss25

    Harper Lee's classic book about growing up in Maycomb, Alabama in the 1930's. 

  • Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird

    Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird by gmuss25

    There are many important quotes throughout the novel To Kill a Mockingbird that express the personality and thoughts of individual characters. 

  • Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird

    Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird by gmuss25

    There are many important quotes throughout the novel To Kill a Mockingbird that express the personality and thoughts of individual characters. 

  • To Kill A Mockingbird Ch.1-5 Quiz

    To Kill A Mockingbird Ch.1-5 Quiz by gmuss25

    There are many events that happen between Chapters 1-5 that are important to the plot of the novel To Kill A Mockingbird. 

  • Chapter 12 To Kill a Mockingbird Quiz

    Chapter 12 To Kill a Mockingbird Quiz by gmuss25

    Throughout Chapter 12 of To Kill A Mockingbird, Calpurnia takes Jem and Scout to her African American Church. Jem and Scout learn valubale information regarding the African American community in Maycomb, and gain insight into Calpurnia as a person.

  • Chapter 7 of To Kill a Mockingbird

    Chapter 7 of To Kill a Mockingbird by gmuss25

    This quiz covers facts and important events that took place in chapter 7 of To Kill a Mockingbird. 

  • Characters in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Characters in To Kill a Mockingbird by gmuss25

    This quiz involves characters and their actions found in the novel To Kill a Mockingbird. 

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Character Quiz

    To Kill a Mockingbird Character Quiz by gmuss25

    This quiz involves characters and their actions found in the novel To Kill a Mockingbird. 

     
  • To Kill a Mockingbird Characters #2

    To Kill a Mockingbird Characters #2 by gmuss25

    This quiz focuses on the characters thoughout the novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

  • Chapter 1 Quiz

    Chapter 1 Quiz by jking22

    A short quiz on chapter 1 of To Kill A Mockingbird

  • Go Set a Watchman Overview

    Go Set a Watchman Overview by litgeek2015

    The much anticipated second novel of author Harper Lee takes place twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson in To Kill a Mockingbird. Dealing with racial tensions and a changing South, the novel pits Jean Louise Finch against everyone she has ever known. Take this quiz to see how much you know about Go Set a Watchman.

  • Go Set A Watchman Background

    Go Set A Watchman Background by litgeek2015

    This quiz is based on information about the writing and publication of Go Set A Watchman.

  • Characters of To Kill a Mockingbird

    Characters of To Kill a Mockingbird by jmag15

    Scout. Atticus. Jem. These are some of the most recognized names in American literature but what do you really know about these iconic characters and others in Harper Lee's beloved novel To Kill a Mockingbird? Take the quiz from eNotes and find out!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Overview

    To Kill a Mockingbird Overview by Jessica Gardner

    You probably know a classic like To Kill a Mockingbird like the back of your hand, right? Test your skills with eNotes' To Kill a Mockingbird Overview Quiz to find out! Includes questions on the major and minor plot points and characters of Harper Lee's well-known novel.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 2

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 2 by Jamie Wheeler

    Scout has to cope with the realization that her teacher is not fair or nice. It's a painful lesson for all children to learn that adults are not always trustworthy. Be sure you understand the relationship between Scout, Miss Carolina, Walter and other students by taking the quiz over Chapter 2 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 3

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 3 by Jamie Wheeler

    Unfortunately for Scout, school in Maycomb falls short of her expectations. Do you understand why? Take this eNotes quiz on Chapter 3 of To Kill a Mockingbird and find out! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 4

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 4 by Jamie Wheeler

    There's nothing like a little mystery to enliven a child's summer vacation. Little presents are appearing for Scout, Jem, and Dill, but who is giving them trinkets and why? Find out if you have discovered what's going on by taking the quiz over Chapter 4 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 5

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 5 by Jamie Wheeler

    All children let their imaginations run away with them, and Scout, Jem, and Dill are no exceptions. How well are you following their exploits? Take this eNotes quiz on Chapter 5 of To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 6

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 6 by Jamie Wheeler

    “The key to good eavesdropping is not getting caught," Lemony Snicket warned in "The Blank Book." This is good advice for anyone and it is especially true for Jem, Scout, and Dill as the mischievous trio skulk around Maycomb, looking for ways to keep themselves entertained. Their fun, however, becomes more than a little frightening one summer day. Find out what the children discover by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz on Chapter 6 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 7

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 7 by Jamie Wheeler

    Do you know what's in the knothole this time and who is leaving trinkets for the children? Take the eNotes quiz on Chapter 7 of To Kill a Mockingbird to be sure! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 8

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 8 by Jamie Wheeler

    "If you do not expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it is not to be reached by search or trail," Heraclitus, the Greek philosopher, observed. Many unexpected events occur in this chapter, from one extreme to the other: a rare spectacle comes to Maycomb and a stunning loss occurs, too. Older folks have learned to "expect the unexpected" and are less shocked than the children, who have a harder time making sense of their world. Be sure you are following what is happening in Chapter 8 of To Kill a Mockingbird by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz below. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 9

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 9 by Jamie Wheeler

    Atticus's values are pitched against the prejudices of his hometown in this fast-paced chapter. Be sure you understand how the conflicts are igniting by taking this eNotes quiz on Chapter 9 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 10

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 10 by Jamie Wheeler

    Think you know why it's a sin to kill a mockingbird? Take the quiz over Chapter 1 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 11

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 11 by Jamie Wheeler

    In this chapter, Jem and Scout learn an important lesson about judging people as the siblings deal with the irascible Mrs. Dubose. Be sure you understand the reasons Mrs. Dubose acts as she does by taking the quiz over Chapter 11 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 12

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 12 by Jamie Wheeler

    How well do you understand what happens between Jem, Scout, and Calpurnia in Chapter 12? Take the quiz on Chapter 25 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 13

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 13 by Jamie Wheeler

    Atticus has raised the children with his values, but that's not good enough for the meddlesome Aunt Alexandra. Be sure you understand where the conflicts arise in the Finch family and why by taking the quiz over Chapter 13 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 14

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 14 by Jamie Wheeler

    Think you understand the values Atticus tries to teach Jem and Scout? Take the quiz over Chapter 14 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five question tell you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 15

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 15 by Jamie Wheeler

    Sometimes it takes a person outside of a tense situation to bring new light to a conflict. Be sure you understand what has happened to inflame tempers and what it takes to calm folks down by taking the eNotes quiz on Chapter 15 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 16

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 16 by Jamie Wheeler

    How well do you know the frightening events taking place in Maycomb? Take the quiz on Chapter 16 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five question let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 17

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 17 by Jamie Wheeler

    The trial has begun and one of the main witnesses, Bob Ewell, has some significant inconsistencies in his story. What lies is Bob telling and how do you know? Be sure you understand the events and characters of this fast-paced chapter by taking the quiz over Chapter 17 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 18

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 18 by Jamie Wheeler

    What is motivating Mayella to do and say the things that she does? Take the eNotes quiz on Chapter 18 of To Kill a Mockingbird and make sure you know! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 19

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 19 by Jamie Wheeler

    "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere," argued Martin Luther King, Jr. This philosophy is the essence of Lee's entire novel but it is beginning to truly take shape in this chapter as Tom Robinson goes on trial for his life. Scout, Jem, and Dill watch the unfair treatment of Tom as prejudicial words fly around the courtroom. Be sure you understand how the justice system is failing by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz over Chapter 19 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try below!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 20

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 20 by Jamie Wheeler

    Atticus is about to rest his case and the trial of Tom Robinson. Are you sure you understand what both sides have argued? Take the eNotes quiz on Chapter 20 of To Kill a Mockingbird to be sure! Four questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 21

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 21 by Jamie Wheeler

    "Miss Jean Louise, stand up, your father’s passin’," Calpurnia tells Scout. The trial has come to a close. Half of the audience is aghast; the other half is pleased, even elated. Atticus, even as he holds his head high, is stunned at the failure of the justice system in which he has placed so much faith. Be sure you understand what has transpired in this important chapter by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz over Chapter 21 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 22

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 22 by Jamie Wheeler

    The verdict has come in and the people of Maycomb react in different ways. Be sure you understand how the decision is being interpreted by taking the eNotes quiz over Chapter 22 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 23

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 23 by Jamie Wheeler

    "Growing up is losing some illusions in order to acquire others,” Virginia Woolf said. Chapter 23 is mostly about Jem, who is becoming a man and having to shed some earlier notions while acquiring some new ones. Scout is doing some growing up as well, as both she and her brother contend with values that conflict with those with which Atticus has raised them. Be sure you understand the evolution of Jem as well as other events by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz over Chapter 23 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try!

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 24

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 24 by Jamie Wheeler

    "Traditional" values are being challenged in Maycomb. Be sure you understand how times are changing by taking the quiz over Chapter 22 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 25

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 25 by Jamie Wheeler

    Think you understand the implications of the verdict in Tom's trial? Take this quiz on Chapter 25 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 26

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 26 by Jamie Wheeler

    Scout is becoming more socially and politically aware. Do you understand her concerns and enlightenment? Be sure you do by taking the quiz over Chapter 26 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 27

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 27 by Jamie Wheeler

    It's Halloween in Maycomb but the real frights are not the dressed-up goblins. Take the quiz over Chapter 27 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out how much you know! Five questions tell you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 28

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 28 by Jamie Wheeler

    It's Halloween and there is more than mischief afoot. Jem has gotten hurt and there are more dangers awaiting the Finch children that night. Be sure you understand the events and significance of this fast-paced chapter by taking the quiz over Chapter 13 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 29

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 29 by Jamie Wheeler

    Think you understand what's going on with Boo Radley at this point in Harper Lee's novel? Take the quiz over Chapter 29 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 30

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 30 by Jamie Wheeler

    Who killed Bob Ewell? Many have theories but of course there is only one correct answer. Have you figured out who has an alibi? Find out by taking the quiz over Chapter 30 of To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 31

    To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 31 by Jamie Wheeler

    Think you understand the evolving relationship between Scout, Jem, and Boo? Take this eNotes quiz on Chapter 31 of To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points of this chapter.

  • Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    How much do you know about the mischievous, curious, risk-taking Scout? Take the eNotes quiz on her character in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Ten questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of this character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Jem in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Jem in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    Jem Finch is Scout's older brother, who begins playing childhood games with his sister and ends up older and wiser by the end of the novel. What has changed in Jem and what spurred his maturity? Be sure you understand the character of Jem by taking the eNotes quiz on his character in To Kill a Mockingbird. Ten questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of Jem's character and his purpose in the novel.

  • Atticus in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Atticus in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    Atticus Finch is one of the best known and most beloved characters in literature. Do you understand why? Take this eNotes quiz on the character of Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Ten questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and his purpose in the novel.

  • Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    “So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them," Sylvia Plath observed. For many years, Boo has been locked up in his home for a mistake he made in his youth. Unable to communicate like other people, Boo instead tries to make friends with Scout, Jem, and Dill by leaving little gifts for them. His small acts of kindness are the measure of his true, gentle nature. Be sure you understand Boo's past and present by taking our exclusive, interactive quiz on the character of Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird. Rank your score against others and see how you compare. What have you got to lose? Nothing! What do you have to gain? A better grade!

  • Dill in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Dill in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    Anyone who's ever felt a bit like a third wheel can empathize with Dill. Are you sure what motivates the young boy and why he acts as he does? Take this eNotes quiz on his character in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and his purpose in the novel.

  • Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    How well do you know the motherly-figure of Calpurina? Take this quiz on Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes to find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Tom Robinson in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Tom Robinson in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    If Tom is guilty of anything, it is of being overly kind and honest, a dangerous combination for a black man in the 1930s Georgia. Do you understand the difficulties Tom faces? Take the eNotes quiz on his character in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out. Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of this character and his purpose in the novel.

  • Aunt Alexandra in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Aunt Alexandra in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    How well do you understand Aunt Alexandra and her missionary zeal? Take this eNotes quiz on the character of Aunt Alexandra in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Mayella Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Mayella Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    Mayella Ewell is a hard character to like. However, learning about her difficult life with her abusive father explains, if not forgives, her atrocious accusations. Do you understand the trauma Mayella endured and why she acts in the ways that she does? Take the quiz over the character of Mayella Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes to find out. Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of this character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Miss Maudie in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Miss Maudie in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    How well do you know the garden-loving character of Miss Maudie? Take the quiz over Maudie in To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes to find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Bob Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Bob Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    There isn't anything nice to say about Bob Ewell. He is mentally and physically abusive. His actions and attitudes at home are bad enough, but they turn deadly in the real world. Do you understand Bob's effect on his family and community? Take the quiz over the character of Bob Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird from eNotes and find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of this character and his purpose in the novel.

  • Mrs. Dubose in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Mrs. Dubose in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    How much do you know about the crotchety, addicted Mrs. Dubose? Take the eNotes quiz on her character in To Kill a Mockingbird to find out! Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the character and her purpose in the novel.

  • Walter Cunningham Sr and Walter Cunningham Jr in To Kill a Mockingbird

    Walter Cunningham Sr and Walter Cunningham Jr in To Kill a Mockingbird by Jamie Wheeler

    Does the apple fall far from the tree? Be sure you understand the influence that Walter Cunningham, Sr. has on his son by taking this eNotes quiz on the characters of Walter Cunningham, Sr. and Walter Cunningham, Jr. in To Kill a Mockingbird. Five questions will let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of these characters and their purpose in the novel.