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The Outsiders

The Outsiders


by S.E. Hinton

The Outsiders: Weird Name Central Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Outsiders? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who attacks Ponyboy on his way home from the movies?

The Nazis
The Socials
The Geeks
The Keebler Elves
Q. Whom do the Greasers meet at the drive-in?

Marcia and Cherry, two Social girls
Chastity and Cinnamon, two very very social girls
A retired baseball player
Q. Why does Darry slap Pony?

The book is a slapstick comedy, it sort of comes with the territory
Pony got home late from the theater
Darry slaps to show his affection
Pony got drunk
Q. Why do Johnny and Pony go to the abandoned church?

Johnny found a treasure map, which leads there.
Pony found a chicken nugget shaped like the Virgin Mary.
To steal old silver.
Because Johnny killed Bob.
Q. What does the story of The Outsiders turn out to be?

A story from a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away
The lyrics to a Lady Gaga song
Ponyboy's homework
An ancient Greek myth