Point of View in The Outsiders - Quiz & Worksheet


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Ponyboy writes his autobiography, The Outsiders as a way to do what?

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1. What is the name of Ponyboy's gang in The Outsiders?

2. What type of point of view is used in The Outsiders?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet hits on the significance of point of view in The Outsiders as well as key plot points to help you confirm your grasp of the content.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments focus on the following aspects of the novel:

  • Ponyboy's purpose of writing The Outsiders
  • The name of Pony's gang
  • The type of point of view employed in the novel and why it's important
  • What distinguishes Ponyboy from fellow gang members

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw important details from the lesson material on the plot of The Outsiders
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read about the significance of point of view in The Outsiders and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Ponyboy's character

Additional Learning

To learn more about this novel, you can check out the related lesson titled Point of View in The Outsiders. This lesson encompasses the following objectives:

  • Identify the author of The Outsiders
  • Understand why Ponyboy's narration is a key strength of The Outsiders
  • Familiarize yourself with several important quotes of Ponyboy's narration