To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 6 Quiz

“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!

  1. What do Jem, Dill, and Scout see that causes them to run?

  2. What do Jem and Dill decide to do on Dill's last night in Maycomb?

  3. What happens to Jem's pants?

  4. How do the children react when the other residents of Maycomb come outside to investigate the ruckus?

  5. What do the children hear that frightens them?