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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of horse does Jody fantasize about having?
(a) He just wants his red pony back.
(b) A huge, black horse.
(c) A stallion.
(d) A little baby colt.
2. When does Billy Buck get up?
(a) Very late.
(b) At sunrise.
(c) It depends on the day.
(d) Before sunrise.
3. What does Mrs. Tiflin claim was the biggest thing in her father's life?
(a) Crossing the plains.
(b) Having her get married.
(c) Meeting his wife.
(d) Serving in the Spanish War.
4. Why has Jody been told to take Nellie to someone else's ranch?
(a) He hasn't been told to take her anywhere.
(b) To see how much she would get at auction.
(c) To see if any of the neighbors would want to buy her.
(d) To breed her.
5. Where does Jess report Gitano was heading?
(a) Nowhere in particular.
(b) Into the mountains.
(c) Into the next town over.
(d) Toward the Mexico border.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes Jody excited about seeing the mailbox when Chapter 3 opens?
2. How does Grandfather react to what he overhears in the kitchen the morning after he arrives?
3. Why does Grandfather hate the ocean?
4. How long does Billy say it takes for a colt to be born?
5. What unique item is Gitano wearing when he first arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
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