Mark Twain- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Mark Twain’s real name?
Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Where did Mark Twain grow up?
Hannibal, Missouri

At an early age Mark Twain began working for ______ and _______
a printer and a newspaper

What was Mark Twain’s first published writing?
a humorous sketch

True or False: Mark Twain panned for gold in the American West?
True

Which of Twain’s stories took place in California?
“The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County”

When did Twain settle down and get married and where?
1870, Hartford, Connecticut

Which pieces were the most notable of all Twain’s work?
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Despite his literary success, Twain faced what tragedies later in his life?
Bankruptcy, death of two daughters, and his wife’s fading health

During the excerpt from “The Autobiography of Mark Twain” what/who has come to Twain’s small town?
A hypnotist

How long after the events involving the hypnotist did Twain write the story down in the autobiography?
fifty years later

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