Why does Scout think Uncle Jack treated unfairly?
Jack spanks Scout because she beats up Aunt Alexandra’s grandson for calling Atticus a cruel name. As a result, Uncle Jack spanks Scout without hearing her reason for acting so violently.
What does Scout do that gets her uncle angry?
Scout teaches Uncle Jack to listen to both sides before punishing a child, and Atticus adds that you should tell a child the truth when he or she asks a question. When Scout gets into a fight with her cousin Francis, Uncle Jack spanks her. When she is upset, he is surprised.
What does Scout do that Uncle Jack does not approve of?
Scout teaches Uncle Jack to listen to both sides before punishing a child, and Atticus adds that you should tell a child the truth when he or she asks a question. Francis tells Alexandra and Uncle Jack that Scout hit him, and Uncle Jack spanks her without hearing her side of the story.
Why does the sheriff ask Atticus to shoot him instead of doing it himself?
Sheriff Tate was obviously aware that Atticus was the best shot in Maycomb and had a reputation for being an expert marksman, which is why he chose to let Atticus take the difficult shot.
Why does Scout Think Uncle Jack treats her unfairly?
Scout thinks Uncle Jack treated her unfairly because he punished her without listening to her side of the story. At Christmastime, Scout is going through a phase. She uses bad language, and Uncle Jack does not like it.
Why did Uncle Jack Spank scout in the Outsiders?
Uncle Jack spanked Scout after she had “split my knuckle to the bone on his (cousin Francis’) front teeth.” Scout never got along with her cousin Francis, and when he called Atticus a “nigger-lover,” and then repeated the remark to her, Scout decided to take action.
Why did Atticus think Scout deserved to be spanked?
Atticus believed that she deserved this punishment even after Jack admitted he was wrong because she still punched her cousin. Atticus told her to stay out of fights and she didn’t. Uncle Jack spanked Scout after she had “split my knuckle to the bone on his (cousin Francis’) front teeth.”
What did Francis call scout in the Outsiders?
Scout’s annoying cousin Francis pushes several buttons, trying to find one to rile Scout. He finally succeeds when he insults her father, and she attacks. She calls Francis a “whore-lady” (even though she has no idea what it means), and he tells on her. Uncle Jack spanks her, and is surprised when she is upset.