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1

Manjiro challenges Tom to a:

horse race

2

why do Job and Terry think that Manjiro's challenge is a bad idea?

Tom's father owns one of the fastest and best horses in the county; Manjiro is not a good rider and Tom has been riding all his life

3

what is the name of the girl Manjiro met on the first day of school?

Catherine

4

how does Manjiro feel when he sees Catherine?

his heart fills like a sail fils with wind; he can't catch his breath

5

what does Catherine look like?

glossy chestnut hair and stormy, sea-colored eyes

6

what "begins to rub at Manjiro like a burr under his shirt"?

the possibility of humiliation from the race

7

what does Manjiro hope for to stop the race from happening?

a disaster like an earthquake

8

what is Tom's last name?

Higgins

9

why does everyone think that Tom is tough?

Tom is always coming to school with cuts and bruises from fights

10

who decides to give Manjiro riding lessons?

Terry and Job

11

what advice did Manjiro's mother tell him to overcome obstacles?

fall down seven times, get up eight

12

who does Manjiro find sitting in a ditch, with a face streaked with blood and tears?

Tom

13

what excuse does Tom give for being in the ditch?

He fell

14

what does Manjiro say to Tom?

fall down seven times, get up eight

15

what does Manjiro give to Tom?

his hand, to help Tom out of the ditch