Charles (Dill) Baker

Use this mindmap to articulate the important qualities about the character you are studying.

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Charles (Dill) Baker by Mind Map: Charles (Dill) Baker

1. ACTS LIKE

1.1. Anger/ Sadness

1.1.1. Dill starts Crying uncontroably about Tom Robinson being treated differently.

1.1.1.1. He is very angry towards the trial, and how people treat Tom Robinson

1.2. Liar

1.2.1. 'Dill Harris could tell the biggest ones I ever heard.'Page 53.

1.2.1.1. Dill acted suspicious about where he came from and he doesn't seem like he always told the truth.

1.3. Curious

1.3.1. 'The Radley place fascinated Dill....There he would stand, his arm around the fat pole, staring and wondering. Page 9.

1.3.1.1. From the first time Dill heard the stories about Boo he was curious about the house.

2. FEELS LIKE

2.1. neglected

2.1.1. Dill Ran away from his Mothers house. To Atticus home and hiding under Jem bed.

2.1.1.1. Dill felt that he was being neglected by his mother and new father.

2.2. Racism bothers him.

2.2.1. Dill feels very strongly against racism after he notice's how racist his town actually is, during the Tom Robinson Trial.

2.2.1.1. Due to Mr Gilmers Attitude "He's just a negro" Dill Responded "I don't care one speck, It ain't right

3. HOW OTHERS SEE HIM OR HER...

3.1. dill is seen as little kid with a big imagination

3.1.1. he is explained to be small but his imagination goes wild when they start to make a game with boo radley and when he would stand hugging the pole next to the radley house

3.1.1.1. quote:.i wondered how many times Dill had stood there hugging the fat pole, watching waiting hoping."(306)

3.2. Scout thinks he's a follower.

3.2.1. 'Dill was becoming something of a trial anyway, following Jem about.'Page 46

3.2.1.1. Dill begins to get closer to Jem and scout doesn't like it. She thinks he's just being a follower.

3.3. Francis has negative thoughts about Dill.

3.3.1. 'You mean that little runt Grandma says stays with Miss. Rachel every summer?.....he just get's passed around from relative to relative....If Uncle Atticus lets you run around with stray dogs, that's his own business.' Page 91.

3.3.1.1. This is when we think Dill isn't all he says he is. We see that Francis and Aunt Alexandria thinks he's lower down in society.

4. LOOKS LIKE

4.1. He is small

4.1.1. 'You look right puny for going on seven.'Page 7.

4.1.1.1. Jem says this to Dill when he first meet him because he looks small for his age.

4.2. He has blonde hair

4.2.1. 'his hair was snow white and stuck to his head like duck-fluff.'Page 8.

4.2.1.1. Explain

4.3. He dresses well.

4.3.1. 'He wore blue linen shorts buttoned to his shirt.'Page 8.

4.3.1.1. He's dressed all neatly because his pants are connected to his shirt.

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