outsiders comprehension (chapters 7-9)
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how were the boys injured? why could they be considered heroes?
johnny and dally got burned while saving the kids in the burning church
what additional problems did the brothers face after ponyboy's return?
they could be separated
what did randy say kids want from parents? do you agree or would you add some other points?
he said that kids want their parents to set limits and say "no"
why are ponyboy and johnny scared of the police?
they're afraid that they'll get into jail
what do you think it would have been like for Johnny to return to his home in a wheelchair?
he wouldn't be able to do anything and his family wouldn't care
what was it about ponyboy that made others confide in him i.e., cherry, johnny, randy?
pony is understanding, open, he doesn't have a bad rep, and is known for being an overall good person
what didn't randy want to fight in the rumble?
he didn't see the poiny
what do the doctors say about dally's injuries?
the doctors said he would be fine
what do the doctors say about johnny's injuries?
he is burned very badly on one arm, and he won't be able to feel anything below his lower back
what one food does ponyboy, soda, and Darry all like for breakfast?
why does daddy leave the front door unlocked?
so the gang doesn't get into trouble with their parents
what charges were being brought against johnny?
manslaughter and running away
what will the court decide about ponyboy?
whether they should put him in a boys' home or not and whether darry can handle taking care of him and soda
where did soda's girlfriend go?
she moved to florida
why does randy day the fumble between the socs and the greasers won't solve anything?
he thinks that there is no point and that it won't help anything, also that greasers will stay greasers and socs will stay socs
why did ponyboy and two-bit think they couldn't get along without johnny?
they needed johnny just as much as he needed the gang
what did Johnny want the boys to get for him in the hospital? why were these things important?
he snared them to get "gone with the wind"
how close to the truth was Johnny when he said he didn't want to see his mother?
he was telling he truth, so very close
what was the significance of ponyboy asking cherry, "can you see the sunset real good from the west side"?
to remind her that they had a lot in common
what two things goes johnny tell two-bit he wants him to bring?
hair grease and gone with the wind
who comes to visit johnny besides pony and two-bit
what does two-bit give to dally?
his black-handled switch
what does two-bit say keeps darry from being a soc?
is because of the gang
why does cherry day she can't visit johnny?
she can't visit someone who killed her boyfriend
what were the reasons that the various boy gave for fighting?
soda fought for fun, steve fought for hatred, darry for pride, and two-bit for conformity
why did dally take pony to see johnny after the rumble?
johnny was getting worse and he wanted to see pony
what did Johnny mean when he told pony to "stay gold"?
he wanted pony to