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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the "carrion" that Jody mentions the buzzards are helpful with?
(a) Leftover crops.
(b) Dead flesh.
(c) Poisonous buzzards.
(d) Seeds that need to be spread.
2. Where does Gitano claim to be born?
(a) On another planet.
(b) In New Mexico.
(c) On the Tiflin ranch.
(d) In the mountains.
3. Who answers most of Jody's questions about the colt that is supposed to be coming?
(a) Jess Taylor.
(b) Mrs. Tiflin.
(d) Billy Buck.
4. Why is Jody so worried about Nellie?
(a) She is acting very strangely.
(b) He doesn't want her to die like his pony did.
(c) Carl will beat him if anything happens to the horse.
(d) He just worries about everything anyway.
5. Where is the infected lump located on the pony?
(a) Its ear.
(b) Its jaw.
(c) Its leg.
(d) Its chest.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Carl think Gitano has stolen from him?
2. What does Jody do after he learns Gitano has died?
3. Where does Gitano stay while at the Tiflin ranch?
4. What does Jess Taylor report the horse rider was carrying?
5. Who is Nellie?
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