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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Billy tell Jody to go outside when Nellie is supposedly in labor?
(a) So he doesn't see Billy kill Nellie.
(b) So he can stand guard.
(c) So he can keep Carl away.
(d) So he can charge people admission at the door.
2. When Jody is worried about Nellie, what does Carl tell Jody about Billy?
(a) That they can't afford anyone better than Billy so Jody better pray to help things out.
(b) That Billy is paid well and works hard for his money.
(c) That he's the best horseman around.
(d) That Billy will be fired if anything happens to the horse.
3. Where is the infected lump located on the pony?
(a) Its chest.
(b) Its leg.
(c) Its ear.
(d) Its jaw.
4. What has Gitano actually stolen from Carl?
(b) A necklace.
(c) Nothing other than his horse.
5. When will Jody be allowed to have cartridges for his gun?
(a) When he is 12.
(b) When he is no longer grounded for failing his classes.
(c) When he saves up enough money to buy some.
(d) When he is 14.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of shoes does Jody Tiflin wear in late summer?
2. How do the other horses react when Nellie is supposedly giving birth?
3. What unique item is Gitano wearing when he first arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
4. Where does Gitano claim to have relatives?
5. How does Jody feel about the Gabilan mountains when Chapter 2 opens?
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