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The Red Pony

The Red Pony


by John Steinbeck

The Red Pony: Quiz 1: Quotes (What Was Said) 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 was the name of Carl Tiflin's oldest horse that Gitano winds up stealing?

Q. Who told Jody that it would not rain anymore?

Mrs. Tiflin
Carl Tiflin
Billy Buck
Q. Though Carl Tiflin is a tough, virtually emotionless man, he does make one joke in the book. What is it?

He says that if ham and eggs grew on the hill, he'd put Billy out to pasture.
He says that even though it keeps on raining, at least the ground's thirst is being quenched.
He makes a hilarious quip about Mrs. Tiflin's sundress.
He calls Jody a "frighteningly peculiar pony himself!"
Q. What odd thing did Billy Buck drink when he was growing up?

Goat's milk
Lemonade with extra seeds
A mare's milk
Grease from steak
Q. What is Gabilan named after?

Jody's Grandfather
The East Mountains
Carl Tiflin's first pony
The colt that died