?

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Moderate

Jim's Happy Dance

HUCKFN-JDUNKP

In Chapter 16, just before Huck paddles to shore to find someone and relieve his conscience, Jim does something that ultimately changes Huck's mind.

What does Jim do?

A

Jim dances so happily, Huck feels too bad to ruin it.

B

Jim says, "Jim won't ever forgit you, Huck; you's de bes' fren' Jim's ever had; en you's de only fren' ole Jim's got now."

C

Jim reveals his plan to steal back his family, which Huck thinks is noble.

D

It is not anything Jim said, it's the men he encounters. They refer to Jim as a "nigger" which offends Huck.

E

Jim does not do anything specifically; Huck's conscience just gets the better of him.