The Outsiders Character Analysis & Traits


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Which of the following characters in The Outsiders narrates the story?

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1. Which of the following characters from the novel The Outsiders is a Greaser?

2. Which of the following characters from The Outsiders is a Soc?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The characters in The Outsiders exist in two groups: the Greasers and the Socs. These quiz questions will ask you about the characters in each group, as well as other information pertaining to the novel's primary and secondary characters.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be asked questions about the following:

  • The Outsiders's narrator
  • Greaser characters
  • Soc characters
  • Which Soc character helps the Greasers before the fight
  • The character that Johnny admires the most

Skills Practiced

This quiz will test you on the following skills:

  • Information recall - access knowledge you've gained regarding which characters in The Outsiders are Greasers and which ones are Socs
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about the character of Johnny to identify who he admires most in the novel
  • Reading comprehension - make sure you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the characters in The Outsiders to identify the novel's narrator

Additional Learning

If you want more information on the characters in this novel, read the related lesson called The Outsiders Character Analysis & Traits. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn how social and economic stereotypes are challenged in The Outsiders
  • Describe the traits of the primary and secondary characters in The Outsiders
  • Name the author of The Outsiders