An Eventful Summer Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share An Eventful Summer Questions & Answers.

In my previous posts, I have shared the questions and answers of On Killing A Tree, Thank You Jeeves and A Boy and His Dad so, you can check these posts as well.

An Eventful Summer Questions & Answers

Question 1: Choose the correct option:

(a) The children lived

i. near the courthouse
ii. on the main residential street
iii. by river

(b) Calpurnia was a_______woman.

i. friendly
ii. lazy
iii. strict

(c) Dill was from

i. Mississippi
ii. Missouri
iii. Minnesota

(d) The three children shared a love for

i. paintings
ii. cricket
iii. dramas

(e) With the coming of Dill, the narrator no longer had to

i. play with her brother.
ii. be scared of the Radley Place.
iii. take up the role of the ape in Tarzan.

Question 2: Describe the people of Maycomb?

Answer: Maycomb is a sleepy little town with people experiencing extremely hot weather which makes people move slowly. They are not in a hurry to go anywhere, they don’t have money to buy, nothing to see outside the boundaries of Maycomb County and are not interested in leaving the town as well.

Question 3: When did the children’s parents meet?

Answer: The children’s father met the children’s mother while he was elected to state legislature.

Question 4: What was so interesting about the Radley Place?

Answer: The children believed that the Radley Place was inhabited by an unknown entity which fascinated them a lot.

Question 5: How did Jem and Scout usually spend their days?

Answer: Jem and Scout usually spent their days playing outside in the safe zone between two doors to the north and three doors to the south till Calpurnia called them back.

Question 6: Why was Jem impressed by Dill?

Answer: Jem was impressed by Dill because he had seen the Dracula movie whereas Jem had only seen the movie of Jesus shown in the court house.

Question 7: Do you think the three children became good friends? Give reasons for your answer.

Answer: Yes, according to me, the three children became good friends as by the end, they spent a lot of quality time with each other. They played the role of different characters in various dramas.

Question 8: Read and answer the questions:

Jem and I heard something next door in Miss Rachel Haverford’s collard patch.

(a) Who is ‘I’?

Answer: ‘I’ refers to Scout, the narrator.

(b) What did they assume the noise to be?

Answer: They assumed the noise to be of a puppy.

(c) What did they find instead?

Answer: Instead, they found a boy called Dill.

Question 9: Read and answer the questions:

‘Ever see anything good?’

(a) Who says these words and to whom?

Answer: Jem says these words to Dill.

(b) What is being referred to here?

Answer: Cinema or movies are being referred to here.

(c) How did the person spoken to respond?

Answer: The person spoken to responded by saying that he had seen the movie, Dracula.

(d) What effect did the response have on the speaker?

Answer: It moved Jem to eye Dill with the beginning of respect.

Question 10: Based on what you have read about Dill, what kind of person do you think he is?

Answer: According to me, Dill was an interesting person who was not afraid of ghosts, liked plays and enacting in them. He was also open to play any role in the drama.

So, these were An Eventful Summer Questions & Answers.