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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What problem does Billy find with Nellie's pregnancy?
(a) That the colt is already dead before it is born.
(b) That she is going to have twins.
(c) That Nellie has a tumor inside, not a baby.
(d) That the colt is turned the wrong way.
2. How does Gabilan respond to being bridle trained?
(a) He only responds to Billy.
(b) He surrenders almost immediately.
(c) He only responds to Jody.
(d) He is rambunctious.
3. What does Gitano eat for breakfast the day after he arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
(a) Bacon and eggs.
(b) Biscuits only.
(d) Nothing; he doesn't appear for breakfast.
4. How old is Jody when Chapter 2 concludes?
5. Where does Jody get drinks of water from while walking around the ranch?
(a) He has to go back to the kitchen.
(b) A pipe outlet from a cold spring.
(c) A Thermos he always carries with him.
(d) A river on their property.
Short Answer Questions
1. What items are in the mailbox when Jody returns home from school in Chapter 3?
2. What does Carl tell Grandfather in front of everyone about what Grandfather has overheard?
3. Why is Mrs. Tiflin crying at the end of the novel?
4. How much advanced notice do the Tiflins have of Grandfather's visit?
5. What does Jody do with his surprise-filled lunchbox when he returns home from school?
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