|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What role does Mrs. Tiflin play in the horse's birth?
(a) She helps comfort Jody.
(b) She helps comfort Nellie.
(c) She helps comfort the newborn calf.
(d) None; she is sleeping.
2. What does Jody do after he learns Gitano has died?
(a) Shoot more animals.
(b) Goes through his memento box.
(c) Gaze at the mountains.
(d) His homework.
3. What season is it when Chapter 3 opens?
(c) July 4th.
4. Who does Jody first show his new pony to?
(a) The neighborhood preacher.
(b) No one -- he keeps it hidden away.
(c) Six boys from school.
(d) His teacher.
5. What item does Gitano leave behind when he leaves the Tiflins?
(a) A sack of old coins.
(b) A gun.
(c) A bag.
(d) Nothing; he steals from them.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Billy end up doing to Nellie?
2. What problem does Billy find with Nellie's pregnancy?
3. Why is Mrs. Tiflin crying at the end of the novel?
4. Where does Jody sleep while his pony is sick?
5. How does Jody prepare for riding his pony once it is ready?
This section contains 289 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)