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The Outsiders Test

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S.E. Hinton
Who is the author?
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Where was S.E. Hinton born?
Susan Eloise Hinton
What is the author's real name?
neither
was the author a greaser, soc, or neither?
the beating of one of her greaser friends
What inspired Hinton to write The Outsiders?
University of Tulsa
Where did the author go to college?
died in a car accident
What happened to the Curtis' brothers parents?
22
number of socs at rumble
20
number of greasers at rumble
gives steve money
How does Steve's father make up for his bursts of anger toward Steve?
he is in the reformatory
Why doesn't Curly Shepard attend the rumble
17
How old is Steve Randle?
another thing that Sodapop loves and loses
What does the horse represent?
Mickey Mouse
What is the name of Soda's old horse?
the book- Gone With The Wind
What does Pony Boy send Two Bit out to buy while they are at hospital visiting Johnny?
Tasty Freeze
place they go to lunch
He broke into a liquor store
What crime did Curly Shepard commit that landed him in the reformatory?
the Reader's Digest
send Soda's joke to what magazine
his shoes
Ponyboy forgets once in the locker room at school
his parents
Johnny is disappointed to find out that blank didn't ask about him in his absence
the Slash J
the name of the ranch Dally jokeys for
Johnnycake
gang's pet name for Johnny
heater
Dally's word for gun
Johnny
gang's pet (greasers)
spelling
Ponyboy could improve area of writing
living
Soda gets drunk on blank
dark gold
color of Soda's hair
the mail
1st thing Soda asks for every day when he gets home from work
little buddy
Darry's pet name for Soda and then uses it for PB
robert frost
who wrote poem from book
David
Soc who holds Ponyboy face down in fountain
Buck Merril's
at whose house does Ponyboy and Johnny find Dally after Johnyn kills Bob?
a sunset
In letter Johnny leaves for Ponyboy, Johnny asks Pony Boy to have Dally look at a blank
blondes
only subject Two-Bit dreams about
blue Mustang
kind of car the Socs who attacked Johnny in the open field driving
cancer stick
What is Dally's term for "cigarette"
Evie
name of Steve Randle's girlfriend
Jerry
rides in ambulance with PB
Margaret Mitchell
author of Gone With the Wind
Cherry Valance
spies on Socs for the greasers
his cousin
how did dally known about the abandoned church on Jay's Mountain?
Socies
Ponyboy's nicknames for the Socs
don't cry
what Ponyboy means when he tells Johnny not to get "juiced up"
Ponyboy
greaser who is smart and not dirty
Sandy
Who is Soda in love with and wants to marry?
Ponyboy, Johnny, Dally, and Two Bit
4 greasers at movies with Cherry and Marcia
Jay Mountain
hill the church is on
Windrixville
city they hid out to
Dally
Ponyboy suprised when Cherry tells him whom she might be likely to fall in love with
Dally
been to jail many times
50 dollars
amount of money Dally gives Ponyboy and Johnny
Randy
What Soc wants to talk to Johnny?
Randy
person who's not going to show up to the rumble
Dally
compared as a Southern gentlemen
Dally
who comes late to the rumble
stay gold, ponyboy, stay gold
Johnny's last words
Gone With the Wind
What does Johnny give the nurse for Ponyboy?
Ponyboy
Who does Ponyboy tell Randy the peron who killed Bob?
David
about to drown PB at the fountain
Jerry Wood
teacher of kids at church
Jerry Wood
needed in story to tell story when Ponyboy is in ambulance
Buck Merrill
Dally's rodeo partner
Socs
group with more money
15
How old was the author when she began writing?
creative writing class
What class did author receive D in?
jackknife
author's key to exploring the world of the greasers
Socs
author found it harder to explore their world
14
How old is Ponyboy?
Ponyboy
the narrator
16
How old is Sodapop?
20
How old is Darry?
Darry
must act as parent figure in the Curtis house
Dally
short for Dallas Winston
Dally
toughest greaser
Two Bit Matthews
wisecracker of greasers
Steve Randle
Sodapop's best friend
greasers
the "outsiders"
greasers
souped up old cars
greasers
grew up on wrong side of tracks
Bob
Cherry's wild boyfriend
Randy
Bob's best friend
Marcia
Randy's girlfriend
Two Bit
likes Marcia
preppy madras shirts
What kind of shirts did the soc's wear?
mustangs/corvairs
types of cars the soc's drive
soc's
short for socials
jumped by Soc's
What happens to Ponyboy on his way home from the movies?
his pride, trademark, makes him a greaser
Why is Ponyboy's hair so important to him
Sodapop
Who writes letter to Ponyboy when Dally comes to abandoned church?
pride
Why does Darry like to fight?
conformity
Why does Two Bit like to fight?
fun
Why does Sodapop like to fight?
hatrid
Why does Steve like to fight?
the hospital
Where does Dally take Ponyboy after the rumble?
Two Bit
Who owns a switchblade and is his prize possession?
purification, a new beginning
What does the burning church represent?
lost hope, criminals
What does the abandoned church represent?
countryside
Where does Ponyboy want to go?
deeds
hero not measured by image but blank
deepest love
What is often hidden?
maturing
What can be sensitive to others as individuals?
idealism
a valuable gift
Ponyboy
youngest Curtis brother
Sodapop
middle Curtis brother
Darry
oldest Curtis brother
Johnny
really kills Bob
18
How old was author when the book was published?
nothing gold can stay
name of poem by robert frost
greasers
Who wins the rumble?
New York City
where Dally lived for three years
bob
wears heavy rings
Mr. Syme
Ponyboy's english teacher
Sylvia
Dally's ex-girlfriend
red
What color is Cherry's hair?
west
What side are the Socs on?
east
What side are the greasers on?
paul holden
first soc to fight darry in the rumble
concussion
Ponyboy gets a blank and is knocked out for a few days
robs a grocery store and points un-loaded gun at police forcing them to shoot him
Dally dies when he
florida
sandy moves to blank
pregnant
sandy gets blank
Johnny
second youngest member of the greasers
track
Which sport does Ponyboy play?
they played football together in high school
How does Darry know Paul Holden?
sodapop
movie star good looks - Ponyboy calls him handsome
their boyfriends were drunk
Why are Cherry and Marcia alone at the drive-in?
the night of his parent's funeral
When did Ponyboy's recurring nightmares begin?
Corvette
What kind of car does Cherry drive?
Johnny
Who bleaches Ponyboy's hair?
17
How old is Dally?