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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the pony's coat and mane look when Jody first sees them?
(a) Rough and tangled.
(b) Long and braided.
(c) Short and stubbly.
(d) Shiny and beautiful.
2. When does Billy Buck first go into the ranch house every day?
(a) When Mrs. Tiflin rings the iron triangle.
(b) When he discusses finances with the Tiflins.
(c) When it is time for daily prayer.
(d) Whenever he wants to; he has a key.
3. What kind of shoes does Jody Tiflin wear in late summer?
(a) Big boots because of all the rain.
4. How is Jody's character first described?
(a) As very naughty.
(b) As loud and obnoxious.
(c) As obedient and shy.
(d) As spoiled and rich.
5. Who is Smasher?
(a) The name of the bull on the ranch.
(b) Jody -- it's his nickname.
(c) One of Jody's dogs.
(d) Jody's pet cat.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Jody's mom feel about his dedication to the red pony?
2. Where does The Red Pony take place?
3. When Carl and Billy first return from being gone when the novel opens, what does Jody smell on their breath?
4. How do the cow-pumpkins look when the novel first opens?
5. What kind of gun does Jody have?
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