Ch 3: The Outsiders Major Events

About This Chapter

The Outsiders Major Events chapter of The Outsiders Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study the major events that occur in this novel. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus includes lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you understand the key events that happen in The Outsiders.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering the major events in The Outsiders will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to understand the important events that happen in this story. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
  • Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
  • Students who have fallen behind in memorizing the major events from The Outsiders
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning literature (visual and auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

How It Works:

  • Watch each video in the chapter to review all key topics.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with The Outsiders Major Events chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only the information you need to know.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Take The Outsiders Major Events chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any literature question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the major events that occur in The Outsiders for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:

  • Analysis of important quotes in the novel
  • Detailed look at the poem Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost referenced in the book
  • Examination of the major plot points that occur in the story
  • How specific events impact the plotline overall

7 Lessons in Chapter 3: The Outsiders Major Events
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Important Quotes from The Outsiders

1. Important Quotes from The Outsiders

Gangs, fighting, police escape and murder are just some of the big ideas from S.E. Hinton's action-packed novel 'The Outsiders.' In this lesson, you'll learn about some of the important themes and quotes from the novel.

The Outsiders Poem: Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

2. The Outsiders Poem: Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

This lesson features an analysis of Robert Frost's poem 'Nothing Gold Can Stay.' It will look at how it connects with and helps us better understand the characters and plot of S.E. Hinton's novel 'The Outsiders.'

The Outsiders: When Johnny Kills Bob

3. The Outsiders: When Johnny Kills Bob

In this lesson, we'll go over the events that surround the death of one of the Socs, Bob, at the hands of one of the Greasers, Johnny, in S.E. Hinton's famous novel, 'The Outsiders.'

The Outsiders Burning of the Church

4. The Outsiders Burning of the Church

In this lesson, we'll discuss the significance of the burning of the church in the novel 'The Outsiders' by S.E. Hinton. This event marks a turning point for some of the characters.

The Outsiders Rumble

5. The Outsiders Rumble

In this lesson, we'll learn about the rumble in 'The Outsiders' by S.E. Hinton. We'll explore the rules, reasons, and aftermath of this major fight between the Greasers and the Socs.

Johnny's Death in The Outsiders

6. Johnny's Death in The Outsiders

In this lesson, we'll learn how Johnny Cade's outlook on the preciousness of life changes through his experiences with Bob's death, the near death of the children in the church and ultimately his own death in ''The Outsiders.''

Dally's Death in The Outsiders

7. Dally's Death in The Outsiders

In this lesson, we'll learn about the chain of events that led to the death of Dallas Winston in the S.E. Hinton novel, 'The Outsiders.' We'll explore the relationship between Dally and Johnny and discuss how Johnny's death led to Dally's breaking point and demise.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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