The Outsiders Novel Chapter 1 To 6 : Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 

    Who is the 2nd youngest member of the greasers?

    • A.

      Johnny

    • B.

      Two-Bit

    • C.

      Steve

    • D.

      Sodapop

    Correct Answer
    A. Johnny
    Explanation
    Johnny is the 2nd youngest member of the greasers because he is the only option given that implies being younger than the others. Two-Bit, Steve, and Sodapop are not mentioned as being younger, so Johnny is the logical choice for the 2nd youngest member.

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  • 2. 

    In which town is the abandoned church where Ponyboy and Johnny hide?

    • A.

      Tonkawa

    • B.

      Guthrie

    • C.

      Windrixville

    • D.

      Bartlesville

    Correct Answer
    C. Windrixville
    Explanation
    Ponyboy and Johnny hide in the abandoned church in Windrixville. This is revealed in the novel "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton. The abandoned church serves as their hideout after a series of events lead them to run away from their hometown. The church becomes a safe haven for them, providing shelter and a place to hide from the outside world.

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  • 3. 

    What is the name of Sodapop's horse?

    • A.

      Daniel

    • B.

      Captain Steven

    • C.

      Lightening

    • D.

      Mickey Mouse

    Correct Answer
    D. Mickey Mouse
    Explanation
    Sodapop's horse is named Mickey Mouse.

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  • 4. 

    What does Ponyboy say is visible on both the East Side and the West Side of town?

    • A.

      Sunsets

    • B.

      Rainbows

    • C.

      Sunrises

    • D.

      The moon

    Correct Answer
    A. Sunsets
    Explanation
    Ponyboy says that sunsets are visible on both the East Side and the West Side of town. This implies that regardless of which side of town one is on, they can still witness the beauty of a sunset. It suggests that the natural phenomenon of sunsets is not limited to a specific location and can be appreciated by everyone, regardless of their geographical position.

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  • 5. 

    What book do Johnny and Ponyboy read in the church?

    • A.

      How the West Was Won

    • B.

      Rumble Fish

    • C.

      Gone with the Wind

    • D.

      Great Expectations

    Correct Answer
    C. Gone with the Wind
    Explanation
    In the novel "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton, Johnny and Ponyboy read "Gone with the Wind" in the church. This classic novel by Margaret Mitchell is set during the American Civil War and Reconstruction era. The story follows the life of Scarlett O'Hara, a young Southern belle, as she navigates love, loss, and the changing social landscape of the South. The book serves as an escape for Johnny and Ponyboy, allowing them to momentarily forget about their troubled lives and immerse themselves in a different world.

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  • 6. 

    What does Two-Bit give to Ponyboy when the Socs approach them after the movie?

    • A.

      A switch-blade

    • B.

      A gun

    • C.

      A broken pop bottle

    • D.

      An arrest warrant

    Correct Answer
    C. A broken pop bottle
    Explanation
    Two-Bit gives Ponyboy a broken pop bottle when the Socs approach them after the movie. This could be seen as a form of protection or a makeshift weapon that Ponyboy can use in case of any potential danger. It shows that Two-Bit is looking out for Ponyboy's safety and is willing to provide him with anything that could help defend himself against the Socs.

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  • 7. 

    What is Two-Bit's most prized possession?

    • A.

      His 1920 silver dollar

    • B.

      His silver-plated 45

    • C.

      His switchblade

    • D.

      His mother's locket

    Correct Answer
    C. His switchblade
    Explanation
    Two-Bit's most prized possession is his switchblade because it is a symbol of his toughness and rebellious nature. The switchblade represents his identity and gives him a sense of power and control. It is something he carries with him at all times and takes great pride in owning. Additionally, the switchblade is also a tool that he uses to protect himself and his friends when necessary.

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  • 8. 

    How old is Darry?

    • A.

      Twenty-three

    • B.

      Twenty

    • C.

      Nineteen

    • D.

      Eighteen

    Correct Answer
    B. Twenty
    Explanation
    Based on the given options, the correct answer is "Twenty." This suggests that Darry is 20 years old.

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  • 9. 

    Why are Cherry and Marcia alone at the drive-in?

    • A.

      Their boyfriends left because they did not like the movies that were playing.

    • B.

      Their boyfriends walked off with two other girls from their high school.

    • C.

      The girls decided to go out by themselves that day.

    • D.

      The girls walked away from their boyfriends when they found out their boyfriends had booze.

    Correct Answer
    D. The girls walked away from their boyfriends when they found out their boyfriends had booze.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that the girls walked away from their boyfriends when they found out their boyfriends had booze. This means that Cherry and Marcia are alone at the drive-in because they decided to leave their boyfriends after discovering that they had alcohol.

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  • 10. 

    Who bleaches Ponyboy's hair?

    • A.

      Sodapop

    • B.

      Marcia

    • C.

      Johnny

    • D.

      Dally

    Correct Answer
    C. Johnny
    Explanation
    Johnny bleaches Ponyboy's hair.

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  • 11. 

    How did the Curtis brothers' parents die?

    • A.

      In a car accident

    • B.

      In a roller-coaster accident

    • C.

      In a boating accident

    • D.

      In a horse-riding accident

    Correct Answer
    A. In a car accident
    Explanation
    The Curtis brothers' parents died in a car accident.

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  • 12. 

    What is Ponyboy's real name?

    • A.

      Frederick

    • B.

      Walter

    • C.

      Jason

    • D.

      Ponyboy

    Correct Answer
    D. Ponyboy
    Explanation
    Ponyboy's real name is Ponyboy itself.

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  • 13. 

    Where did Dally live before moving to Ponyboy's town?

    • A.

      New Orleans

    • B.

      Dallas

    • C.

      New York

    • D.

      Tuscaloosa

    Correct Answer
    C. New York
    Explanation
    Dally lived in New York before moving to Ponyboy's town.

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  • 14. 

    Johnny and Ponyboy turn to Dally for help after Johnny kills a Soc.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Johnny and Ponyboy turning to Dally for help after Johnny kills a Soc is true. In the novel "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton, Johnny and Ponyboy are members of the Greasers gang and are involved in a violent conflict with the Socs, a rival gang. After Johnny accidentally kills a Soc in self-defense, they seek Dally's assistance as he is known for his street smarts and connections. Dally helps them by providing a plan to hide and escape the authorities. This event plays a crucial role in the development of the story and the characters' relationships.

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  • 15. 

    Johnny doesn't feel bad about killing the Soc.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Johnny does not feel bad about killing the Soc. However, in the book "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton, it is clear that Johnny does feel guilty and remorseful about taking someone's life. After the incident, Johnny becomes fearful and traumatized, and his guilt weighs heavily on him. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 16. 

    A tow-headed person has very dark or black hair.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because a tow-headed person actually has very light or blonde hair, not dark or black hair.

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  • 17. 

    Johnny and Pony rode a boxcar out of town after Johnny killed the Soc.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because it states that Johnny and Pony rode a boxcar out of town after Johnny killed the Soc. This implies that Johnny committed a crime and they both fled the town using a boxcar as a means of escape.

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  • 18. 

    What does the term rat race mean?

    • A.

      A rumble between two gangs

    • B.

      A car speed competition

    • C.

      A competitive scramble for money or goods

    • D.

      A fight between two dirty players

    Correct Answer
    C. A competitive scramble for money or goods
    Explanation
    The term "rat race" refers to a competitive scramble for money or goods. It implies a relentless pursuit of material wealth or success, often at the expense of one's well-being or personal relationships. This phrase is commonly used to describe the modern-day society's focus on materialistic pursuits and the constant pressure to achieve financial success. It suggests a sense of being trapped in a never-ending cycle of competition and striving for more, similar to rats running in a maze.

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