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How to unlock a car with a shoelace.

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Tie a noose-like knot with your lace.

Slide it through the small opening of the car door.

Tighten the lace loop and pull the lock up. Then receive free car.

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The Outsiders-Chapter 4 Questions

Vocabulary: 

Ruefully: expression that shows pity/sympathy

Hermit: a person that retires from a society and lives in a solitude, especially for religious reasons.

Premonition: a notice/warning

1.  What does Pony mean when he says the socs were “reeling pickled” on page 66? 

* Ponyboy means that the socs were drunk. 

2.  What major event happens in this chapter? 

*The major event of this chapter is when Johnny kills Bob. 

3.  Look back at chapter 2, how did the author foreshadow that Johnny would use his knife? 

*Johnny would use his knife when he meet the socs- the boy that wears rings. 

4.  What would your advice be to Johnny and Ponyboy if they’d come to you for help instead of Dally?  Explain. 

* I would say that they have to armed themselves, bring a lot of money, and a map. 

The Outsiders-Chapter 3

1. Think of chapter names for the first three chapters. 

* The chapter names for the first chapter is: 

    -Chapter 1: The Greasers 

    -Chapter 2: What the boys do 

    -Chapter 3: Running Away 

2.Explain the significance of this quote-“just don’t forget that some of us watch the sunset too.” 

* the significance of this quote is that even though you are totally different with other people, you still see the same sunset. 

No one is perfect in this world. And that makes this world perfect.
English Literature: The Outsiders Question Ch.2

Vocabulary

Incredulous:the feeling of disinclined or indisposed to believe

Vaguely: expression or statement that not clearly/explicity stated

Nonchalantly: a feeling of unexcited, indifferent, coolly unconcerned. 

http://dictionary.reference.com

Questions

1.Who are the fuzz?

*the fuzz are the cops. 

2.Are the names Ponyboy and Sodapop nicknames?explain. 

*Ponyboy & Sodapop is a real name and nicknames. 

3.Who are Cherry and Marcia? 

*Cherry and Marcia are the socs girls. 

4.Why doesn’t ponyboy like referring to Sodapop as a dropout? 

*Because dropout makes Ponyboy wondering about some of poor dumb-looking hoodlum wandering the streets breaking out street lights-and that doesn’t fit Sodapop at all. 

5.   What is Ponyboy comparing Two-Bit to when he calls him a “chessy cat” on page 34?  What figure of speech is this besides a simile?

*Ponyboy compares Two-Bit smiles like a chessy cat smiles. Beside a smile, chessy cat can be a character (Cheshire cat) in “Alice in The Wonderland”.  

6.  What is “a weed” slang for in 1967?

*In 1967, “weed” is a slang for cigarette. 

7.  Why does Dally look sick now (p. 41)?

*Dally looks sick because he seen Johnny get hurt after get beaten up by his father. 

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