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The Red Pony

The Red Pony

by John Steinbeck

The Red Pony: Quiz 2: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz True or False

1. Why did Jody kill the buzzard?Because the buzzard was chewing on Gabilan's eyeball and Jody was beside himself with grief.
2. Why does Carl give his son the gift of a red pony?Because the pony store was fresh out of green ones.
3. Why does Jody want to hear his Grandfather's stories of the great crossing and the Indians?Because he doesn't have TV.
4. How does Gabilan die?The strangles
5. In his mind, what is the manliest thing Grandfather ever did?Drank lemonade

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