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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who led Ginger out of the burning stable in Chapter 16?
(a) The main hostler.
(b) The second hostler.
(c) John.
(d) James.

2. Who led Black Beauty out of the burning stable in Chapter 16?
(a) The main hostler.
(b) The second hostler.
(c) James.
(d) John.

3. What type of stick did the boys riding Merrylegs use to whip him?
(a) Hazel.
(b) Cedar.
(c) Hickory.
(d) Oak.

4. What occupation did the crooked hostler have before becoming a hostler?
(a) School teacher.
(b) Jockey.
(c) Stable boy.
(d) Farmer.

5. What did John want to do or be after leaving Birtwik Park?
(a) Retire and start a farm.
(b) A colt-breaker and horse trainer.
(c) Marry and start a family.
(d) Become a salesman and travel.

Short Answer Questions

1. How long did John agree to give Little Joe Green a try?

2. How long had Black Beauty lived at Birtwik Park by Chapter 21?

3. Which horse had Mrs. Gordon sent James off on in the storm to look for Mr. Gordon, John, and Black Beauty?

4. What did Black Beauty and Mr. Gordon see a young boy trying to make a pony do at the beginning of Chapter 13?

5. How many years had Squire Gordon and Farmer Grey worked together to do away with check-reins?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Black Beauty show readers that the Gordons are good people?

2. What example of foreshadowing occurs in Chapter 24?

3. What was the understanding among everyone at Birtwik Park, which no one acknowledged aloud to the Gordons?

4. How did John show a fatherly side to James?

5. How did John get his point across to Thomas in Chapter 19?

6. How does Black Beauty describe what ‘breaking in’ is for readers?

7. How did Ginger’s history come back to haunt her in Chapter 23?

8. How did Ginger’s childhood compare to Black Beauty’s childhood?

9. What theme is introduced In Chapter 2?

10. What does it say about John’s character that he agreed to hire Little Joe Green?

(see the answer keys)

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