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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Gitano eventually make Jody leave his lodgings for the night?
(a) All of these answers are correct.
(b) Because he finds Jody incredibly annoying.
(c) Because he is trying to steal things.
(d) Because he wants to sleep.
2. What has Gitano actually stolen from Carl?
(c) Nothing other than his horse.
(d) A necklace.
3. Where does Jody initially think Gitano comes from?
(a) A foreign country.
(b) Out of the big mountains.
(d) The past.
4. What does Gitano eat for breakfast the day after he arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
(b) Bacon and eggs.
(c) Nothing; he doesn't appear for breakfast.
(d) Biscuits only.
5. What kind of horse was Easter when he was younger?
(a) Expensive but worthless.
(b) Lazy and annoying.
(c) Beautiful and strong.
(d) Stubborn and strong-willed.
6. What unique item is Gitano wearing when he first arrives at the Tiflin ranch?
(a) Very expensive boots.
(b) Leather chaps.
(c) A necklace made of cow teeth.
(d) A Stetson hat.
7. How does Jody feel after Gitano leaves?
8. How does Gabilan respond to being bridle trained?
(a) He only responds to Billy.
(b) He only responds to Jody.
(c) He is rambunctious.
(d) He surrenders almost immediately.
9. When does Billy Buck get up?
(a) Before sunrise.
(b) It depends on the day.
(c) At sunrise.
(d) Very late.
10. What kind of gun does Jody have?
(a) A cap gun.
(b) A .44.
(c) A .25.
(d) A .22.
11. What does Billy suggest Jody name the pony?
(a) Uni, since he looks like a unicorn.
12. Where does Jess report Gitano was heading?
(a) Into the next town over.
(b) Nowhere in particular.
(c) Toward the Mexico border.
(d) Into the mountains.
13. Where does Gitano stay while at the Tiflin ranch?
(b) The barn.
(c) In Jody's room.
(d) The old bunkhouse.
14. How does Jody dispose of the body of the animal he kills when Chapter 2 opens?
(a) Hid hides it in the hay in the barn.
(b) He cuts it into pieces and throws them into the bushes.
(c) He lets his dog take it away.
(d) He buries it.
15. How does Jody get to school?
(a) Carl drives him.
(b) Billy Buck usually lets him ride a horse.
(c) He walks.
(d) He takes the school bus.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Jody's father react when he meets Gitano for the first time?
2. Who is Jess Taylor?
3. Who is Smasher?
4. How does Jody feel when Carl and Billy are taking him out to show him his pony for the first time?
5. What makes Carl think that Easter is dead the morning Gitano leaves?
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