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The Red Pony

The Red Pony


by John Steinbeck

The Red Pony: Quiz 4: Grandfathered In Quiz Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Red Pony? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Jody's Grandfather's real name?

We never learn his real name.
Q. What does Jody ask his Grandfather to do with him when he first arrives?

See his pony
Hunt and kill mice
Tell him a story
Give him candy
Q. Whose father is Jody's Grandfather?

Q. What does Jody's Grandfather love to do more than anything else?

Tell stories about westering
Drink a nice, cool glass of lemonade
Eat steak and burp
Ride horses
Q. What does Jody's Grandfather tell Billy Buck about his family?

That he knew Billy's father.
That Billy was adopted.
That Billy's mother was a "good woman."
That he is actually Billy's Grandfather.