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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 tell Grandfather has happened to Riley?
(a) He was suspended from school for using bad words.
(b) He was smothered by a haystack.
(c) He was eaten by a coyote.
(d) He shed his skin for the first time.
2. What nickname does Jody give to his imaginary horse?
(a) "Black Beauty."
(c) "Black Racer."
(d) "Black Demon."
3. What is Billy Buck best known for?
(a) His fair banking practices.
(b) His fiery sermons.
(c) His ability to make crops grow.
(d) His skill with horses.
4. What color skin does Gitano have?
(a) It's hard to tell because he's been burned.
(c) Very freckly.
5. How does Billy know there is a problem with Nellie's pregnancy?
(a) Nellie is acting funny.
(b) Nellie is too big for a regular pregnant horse.
(c) He had a dream about something being wrong.
(d) He can feel the colt inside.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Billy Buck say about how Nellie is handling her pregnancy?
2. How does Jody get to school?
3. How does the Tiflin family learn that Mrs. Tiflin's father will be coming to visit?
4. What does Carl tell Jody not to blame on Billy?
5. What does the pony's name mean?
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