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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Billy eventually get the baby colt out?
(a) He doesn't; Nellie isn't really pregnant.
(b) He cuts open Nellie.
(c) He helps Nellie give birth.
(d) He reaches in and grabs it.
2. What does Jody's mother do when she meets Gitano for the first time?
(a) Sends for Jody's father.
(b) Takes his packages and suitcases.
(c) Gets very scared and starts to cry.
(d) Cooks him dinner right away.
3. What kind of gun does Jody have?
(a) A cap gun.
(b) A .44.
(c) A .25.
(d) A .22.
4. How does Gitano leave his first dinner with the Tiflins?
(b) Grateful and thankful.
(c) He falls asleep at the dinner table.
(d) Without a word.
5. How does Jody's mom feel about his dedication to the red pony?
(a) She is proud.
(b) She is angry that it keeps him from school.
(c) She is angry that it keeps him from his chores.
(d) She doesn't really care one way or the other.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the Tiflin family learn that Mrs. Tiflin's father will be coming to visit?
2. Who is Jess Taylor?
3. When Carl and Billy first return from being gone when the novel opens, what does Jody smell on their breath?
4. How does Grandfather react to Jody's invitation to help in the mouse hunt?
5. What makes Jody excited about seeing the mailbox when Chapter 3 opens?
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