To Kill a Mockingbird

how does Atticus explain rape to Scout? Do you think Scout understands him? Do you think Atticus intends for her to understands it?


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From the text:

"He sighed, and said rape was a carnal knowledge of a female by force and without consent"

He tells Scout the truth, and she doesn't understand..... but he also knew she wouldn't understand.


To Kill a Mockingbird