Vocabulary: Find the meaning for the following words in this chapter and write one paragraph that uses all 3 words correctly.
- What does Pony mean when he says the Socs were “reeling pickled” on page 54?
- What major event happens in this chapter?
- Why does Johnny react so violently to the Socs?
- How did the author foreshadow that Johnny would use his knife in Chapter 2?
- When Johnny and Ponyboy go to Dally for help, what does he give them and what does he tell them?
- What would your advice be to Johnny and Ponyboy if they’d come to you for help instead of Dally? Explain.