Because his parents have died in a car accident, Ponyboy lives with his brothers Darry and Sodapop
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What did Ponyboy learn at the end of Chapter 6 about his family?
The most important revelation in this chapter is Ponyboy’s redefinition of his family. From talking with both Dally and Johnny, Ponyboy realizes how lucky he is to have two brothers — not just gang-member brothers, but two real brothers.
How is Ponyboy different than the rest of the greasers?
What makes ponyboy different from the rest his Greaser Crew? Ponyboy is different from the other Greasers because: He doesn’t believe in fighting unless it is self defence. Unlike the other Greasers, he doesn’t fight out of hatred, or pride, or for fun. He is sensitivity and a higher level of intelligence.
Why do Pony and Johnny turn to Dally for help?
Why did Ponyboy and Johnny turn to Dally for help? Dally was used to being in situations like that, and he was the toughest of them all. Why did Ponyboy feel that he and Johnny would be hiding for the rest of their lives? Johnny killed a soc and they ran away from the police.
What does SOCS stand for?
SOCS is a useful acronym that we can use to remember these four things. It stands for “shape, outliers, center, spread.”
Are SOCS east or west?
The action of The Outsiders takes place in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the 1960s. Ponyboy explains that the greasers rule the poorer East Side of town, while the Socs run the wealthier West Side of town.
Why do the greasers hate the SOCS?
The Socs hate the Greasers because of the way they dress, the way they look, and the way they are, so they just walk up to them and beat them. Thats what the Greasers hate from the Socs that for no reason if they see one Greaser alone in the street they would jump him.
Who is the villain of The Outsiders?
Robert “Bob” Sheldon is a major antagonist in S.E. Hinton’s 1967 novel The Outsiders, and its 1983 film adaptation of the same name. He was the leader/one of the leaders of the Socs until he was killed by Johnny after trying to drown Ponyboy in a fountain.
How do you say SOCS?
Pronunciation of Soc | Definition of Soc
What do the greasers and SOCS have in common?
Although they belong to two social classes and are different in many aspects, they also share some similarities. Some of the major similarities between SOCS and Greasers include age, social pressure, problematic parents, and angst of growing up. Basically, all of them are young adults trying to find their way in life.
What are Darry’s symbols?
Darry, the oldest Curtis boy, has eyes that Ponyboy describes as pale blue-green ice, determined set to them, and that they look cold and hard. Darry’s eyes symbolize him having to become the guardian of the house at a young age, and that he had to grow up too fast.
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