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What is the author's tone in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?

The tone of Huckleberry Finn is also moralistic, most clearly on the theme of slavery. Over the course of the novel, Huck asks questions and confronts moral dilemmas that enable him to see the basic injustice of slavery, if only as it pertains to Jim.

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Consequently, what is the mood of the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?

Tone and mood of Huck Finn The tone and mood of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", are both adventurous and rebellious. So basically how every senior in high school is feeling right now, mostly rebellious but still yearning for adventure whether its in the valley or after high school.

Similarly, what does Huck symbolize in Huckleberry Finn? It symbolizes freedom – freedom for society and “civilization" for Huck, and freedom from slavery for Jim.

Also to know, what does Colonel Sherburn say about the average man?

the business with the drunk who turns out to be a trick rider, fools the crowd at first.

How is Huckleberry Finn a satire?

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain is a great example of a satire that Twain uses to mock different aspects of the society. Twain uses the feud between Grangerfords and Shepardsons to satirize religion and to expose the hypocrisy in people during this time.

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