The Setting
Characters
Plot
Quotes
Literary devices

100

This is where the novel takes place.

What is Tulsa, Oklahoma?

100

This character is the narrator of the novel

Who is Ponyboy?

100

This is where the novel begins

What is a street outside of the movie theatre?

100

"If you can picture a little dark puppy that has been kicked too many times and is lost in a crowd of strangers, ...

What is Ponyboy describing Johhny?

100

"I remembered Johnny - his face all cut up and bruised, and I remember how he had cried when we found him, half-conscious in the corner lot."

What is flashback?

200

This is the time period when the novel takes place

What is the 1960s?

200

This character is considered the gang's pet

Who is Johnny?

200

This is what happened to the Curtis brothers' parents

What is died in a car accident?

200

"He's got eyes that are like two pieces of pale blue-green ice"

What is Ponyboy describing Darry?

200

"His eyes are dark brown - lively, dancing, recklessly laughing..."

What is personification?

300

This part of town is home to the Socs

What is West side?

300

This character is the oldest of the gang. He is known for shoplifting, his switchblade, and always making funny comments

Who is Two-Bits?

300

This is what happens to Ponyboy on the way home from the movies

What is get jumped/attacked by the Socs?

300

"I wouldn't drink it if I was starving in the desert. Get lost, hood!"

What is Cherry refusing a Coke from Dally?

300

"I was shaking like a leaf."

What is simile?

400

Dally spent 3 years in this city and got into a lot of trouble there

What is New York City?

400

This character is Soda's best buddy

Who is Steve Randle?

400

This is what happens to Micky Mouse, Soda's favorite horse

What is getting sold?

400

"Cause I'm dumb. The only things I was passing anyway were automechanics and gym"

What is Sodapop explaining his reason fro dropping out of school?

400

"Soda attracted girls like honey draws flies."

What is simile?

500

This is where Dally, Johnny, and Ponyboy meet the Socs girls

What is the movie theatre?

500

This character is pretty sassy and daring when she stands up to Dally at the movies

Who is Cherry Valance?

500

This is what happens to Ponyboy during a fight with Darry after falling asleep in the park at night

What is getting slapped?

500

"An' you can shut your trap, ..., 'cause we all know you ain't wanted at home either. And you can't blame them."

What is Ponyboy snapping at Johnny?

500

"If you can picture a little dark puppy that has been kicked too many times and is lost in a crowd of strangers, you'll have J."

What is a metaphor?