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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Jody's father react when he meets Gitano for the first time?
(a) He refuses to talk to him.
(b) He is honored to have such a wise guest.
(c) He tells him he is not needed at the ranch.
(d) He threatens him with a gun.
2. How do the other horses react when Nellie is supposedly giving birth?
(a) They are clueless.
(b) They all break free and start running around the ranch.
(c) They are very aware of what is going on and are agitated.
(d) They become very quiet.
3. What does Billy tell Jody to do after he is done helping with the birth?
(a) Go get hot water and a sponge.
(b) Go get Mrs. Tiflin.
(c) Send all the neighbors home.
(d) Go get Carl right away.
4. After Gitano leaves the Tiflin ranch, what does Jody picture him doing?
(a) Heading off for many years of new adventures.
(b) Riding into the mountains with his rapier.
(c) Coming back to get Jody.
(d) Robbing another family of their valuables.
5. Where are pigs prepared for slaughter and slaughtered on the ranch?
(a) In a special barn.
(b) Right near the kitchen so they can be cleaned easily.
(c) They aren't -- they are taken off property for this.
(d) Beneath the cypress.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Jody sleep while his pony is sick?
2. When does Nellie finally begin to show signs of pregnancy?
3. What happens to Nellie while Jody is trying to take her somewhere?
4. What does Billy end up doing to Nellie?
5. What kind of information is Jody eager to get out of Gitano?
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