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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who cooks dinner the day Gitano arrives on the Tiflin ranch?
(a) Gitano's wife.
(c) Mrs. Tiflin.
2. Who is Billy Buck?
(a) A ranch hand.
(b) A farmer.
(c) A preacher.
(d) A banker.
3. What does Jody plan to do in the early morning after his Grandfather has arrived?
(a) Wake up early to make sure he's around when his grandfather wakes up.
(b) Wake up early and bring his grandfather breakfast in bed.
(c) Wake up early and go through his grandfather's stuff.
(d) Kill the mice in the haystack.
4. What does Jody tell Grandfather has happened to Riley?
(a) He was eaten by a coyote.
(b) He was smothered by a haystack.
(c) He was suspended from school for using bad words.
(d) He shed his skin for the first time.
5. What happens to Nellie while Jody is trying to take her somewhere?
(a) She falls and breaks her head.
(b) She breaks free from Jody's rope.
(c) He never takes her anywhere, so nothing happens.
(d) She spooks and runs off into the mountains.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes Carl think that Easter is dead the morning Gitano leaves?
2. What item does Jody find Gitano polishing?
3. What kind of animal does Jody kill for the first time when Chapter 2 opens?
4. What time is it when Jody first leaves the barn after the horse's birth?
5. What time does Jody usually come home from school?
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