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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 Billy tell Jody to do after he is done helping with the birth?
(a) Go get Carl right away.
(b) Go get hot water and a sponge.
(c) Send all the neighbors home.
(d) Go get Mrs. Tiflin.
2. How long does Grandfather say he is planning to stay with the Tiflins?
(a) One week.
(b) One month.
(c) Two months.
(d) Two weeks.
3. What does Jody tell Grandfather has happened to Riley?
(a) He shed his skin for the first time.
(b) He was suspended from school for using bad words.
(c) He was smothered by a haystack.
(d) He was eaten by a coyote.
4. Who is Riley?
(a) Jody's pet snake.
(b) Jody's friend at school.
(c) The Tiflin's big boar.
(d) The Tiflin's pet cat.
5. What is Billy Buck best known for?
(a) His ability to make crops grow.
(b) His fiery sermons.
(c) His fair banking practices.
(d) His skill with horses.
Short Answer Questions
1. What time is it when Jody first leaves the barn after the horse's birth?
2. What role does Mrs. Tiflin play in the horse's birth?
3. What does Jody put in his lunchbox on his way home from school in Chapter 3?
4. Where does Jody sleep while his pony is sick?
5. Why does Grandfather hate the ocean?
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