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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the cow-pumpkins look when the novel first opens?
(a) They are enormous and expected to win a prize at the state fair.
(b) They are green and small.
(c) They are still too small to see.
(d) They are large and ready for harvesting.
2. How does Carl react to the confirmation that Gitano is with Easter?
(a) He sets up a search party.
(b) He gets furiously angry.
(c) He laughs.
(d) He doesn't care one way or the other.
3. Who is Billy Buck?
(a) A preacher.
(b) A farmer.
(c) A banker.
(d) A ranch hand.
4. What unique item is Gitano wearing when he first arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
(a) A Stetson hat.
(b) Leather chaps.
(c) Very expensive boots.
(d) A necklace made of cow teeth.
5. Where does The Red Pony take place?
(a) Salinas, California.
(b) We never learn.
(c) A small town in New Mexico.
(d) San Francisco, California.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Jody feel the way he does after Gitano leaves?
2. What color eyes does Jody Tiflin have?
3. After Gitano leaves the Tiflin ranch, what does Jody picture him doing?
4. Where does Gitano claim to be born?
5. How does Gitano leave his first dinner with the Tiflins?
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