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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Jody plan to do in the early morning after his Grandfather has arrived?
(a) Wake up early and go through his grandfather's stuff.
(b) Kill the mice in the haystack.
(c) Wake up early to make sure he's around when his grandfather wakes up.
(d) Wake up early and bring his grandfather breakfast in bed.
2. How does the pony respond to Jody when he reaches for it for the first time?
(a) It nuzzles up to him.
(b) It bites Jody.
(c) It is very, very shy.
(d) It licks his fingers because they taste like bacon from breakfast.
3. What does Mrs. Tiflin say after Gitano leaves?
(a) She cries heavily.
(b) She blames the whole thing on innocent Jody.
(c) She gets in a huge fight with Carl.
(d) Nothing; she isn't in the scene when Chapter 2 ends.
4. What time does Jody usually come home from school?
(a) Four o'clock.
(b) After sunset, to be safe.
(c) Six o'clock.
(d) Noon (for lunch) and three o'clock.
5. Why is Jody so worried about Nellie?
(a) She is acting very strangely.
(b) Carl will beat him if anything happens to the horse.
(c) He doesn't want her to die like his pony did.
(d) He just worries about everything anyway.
Short Answer Questions
1. What item does Gitano leave behind when he leaves the Tiflins?
2. How old is Jody Tiflin when the novel begins?
3. Whose ranch has Jody been told to take Nellie to?
4. Who is Mule-tail Buck?
5. How long does Grandfather say he is planning to stay with the Tiflins?
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