The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

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Chapters 42 and 43 Questions and Answers

Study Questions
1. When Tom finally comes home who accompanies him?

2. How do the men treat Jim as a runaway slave?

3. What do they threaten to do to Jim to teach the other slaves a lesson?

4. Why don’t they do what they feel like doing to Jim?

5. What is Jim’s punishment when he gets back to his cabin?

6. When Tom wakes up what does he reveal to Aunt Sally?

7. Who arrives to surprise her sister?

8. Who first reveals Jim’s freedom? How is Jim freed?

9. What happened to Pap?

10. What does Huck plan to do at the novel’s end?

Answers
1. The doctor, Jim, and the men attending to Jim, accompany Tom to his home.

2. They curse him and give him an occasional blow on the head.

3. They threaten to hang Jim to teach the other slaves a lesson.

4. They...

(The entire section is 283 words.)