Mark Twain tackles the problem of racism head-on. He shows his readers what the conditions were like and exposes us to one of history's greatest injustices in American society. This unit attempts to provide some of the background material in addition to activities which encourage students to think, discuss, read, write about the problems of racism. Novel by Mark Twain. Reproducible chapter questions, plus comprehension questions, a story summary, author biography, creative and cross curricular activities, complete with answer key. 72 pages.