The greasers fight in the book the outsiders because the soc's drive around in their fancy cars looking for trouble they go around and jump kids like johnny and almost ponyboy the greasers are. The fight between the greasers and the socs in the vacant lot is payback for bob and johnny the greasers and socs are always fighting each other. Transcript of the outsiders discussion questions the outsiders discussion questions explain in your own words what cherry means when she states the difference between greasers and socs from what you've seen so far, do you agree why don't socs fight fair how is that different from how greasers fight page 33: why does dally looks so. The twenty greasers line up side-by-side, facing the line of socs lining up in front of them a soc confirms with the greasers that there will be fists only, no weapons to start the rumble, darry issues a general challenge to any soc. Who (greasers or socs) do you think was wrong in this situation in this chapter -both are wrong because the socs came in to the greasers' territory and started the fight, while the greasers were wrong in the way the retaliated.
The socs start arriving at the vacant lot there are twenty-two socs and twenty greasers ponyboy notices how the socs don't look like they're going to a rumble at all, and decides that since people usually go by looks, it makes sense that the greasers always get in trouble. They fight because the greasers are from the poor side and the socs are from the rich side of the town, and they are gangs so they fight all the time. Greasers are almost like hoods we steal things and drive old souped-up cars and hold up gas stations and have a gang fight once in a while i don't mean i do things like that darry would kill me if i got into trouble with the police. The greasers always have so much grease in their hair and the socs don't the socs are rich and live in rich neighborhoods the greasers live in the hood.
Pdf of “the outsiders” by se hinson greasers and socs 2 who were cherry and marcia’s boyfriends 3 why didn’t the socs and greasers fight during their first encounter after the movie 4 why was pony late coming home from the nightly double 5 what caused pony to “run away. The outsiders greasers vs socs in se hinton’s novel, ‘the outsiders’ the socs were more of a disgrace and menace to society than the greasers because they knew that they were better off than the greasers and they used that against them the socs could easily do something rebellious and blame it on the greasers because the police saw them as a pest to society. According to two-bit, why don’t the socs fight fair in the outsiders two-bit says the socs do not fight fair because they gang up on a guy when johnny, pony, and two-bit are at the movies with two soc girls, cherry and soc, it is an usual experience for all of them. A more pressing worry is the impending fight between the socs and greasers ponyboy is determined to fight, even though he is running a fever he sees randy, bob's friend, at the tasty freeze, randy tells ponyboy he will not fight because of bob's death and he sees the fight as a no win situation.
Chapter 3 - 4 the outsiders 1 what does cherry explain as the difference between the socs and the greasers cherry expresses that the greasers have a different set of values. Cherry says it to pony because the socs are trying to get the girls back because they are walking home with the greasers it wasn't fair for the socs to have everything we were as good as they were it wasn't our fault we were greasers. The socs, esteemed by their superiority and richness in class, beat up the greasers for their own sake~just for the fun of it well they are different gangs separated by their social status they.
One of the nights the socs finds a couple of the greasers and decides to have a fight that is when some of the characters decide to do some things most wouldn&rsquot dare to do when you read this it will shock you to the end of the book. Why do the greasers sneak into the drive-in it is a challenge 3 where do the greasers sit when they are at the drive-in 14 why does cherry decide to leave with the socs instead of walking with ponyboy and the greasers after the fight in the park, what does johnny tell ponyboy they need money, a gun, and a plan 11 who does. The outsiders study guide chapter 1 why don’t socs fight fair (p 29) what two rules do all greasers follow (p even though pony does not want to be a greaser and does not like many of the things that greasers do, the rumble allows him to be proud to be a greaser explain this contradiction (pp 132-133. The outsiders: additional chapter questions chapter one 1 what do you know about ponyboy, sodapop, and darry 6 why are the socs and the greasers going to fight in the vacant lot 7 who‟s the spy for the greasers 2 why do the boys fight is pony different 3 what is the difference between tim sheppard‟s gang and ponyboy‟s. A rumble is an organized fight between a group of socs and a group of greasers contents[show] types there are many different kinds of rumbles, ranging from skin, to chain, to knife skin fights were the mildest rumbles, in which the only weapon allowed was one's skin, so punches, kicks, bites.
Two-bit's joke foreshadows the fight between socs and greasers that occurs in chapter 4 more details of the greasers' code of conduct are revealed when two-bit talks about what makes for a fair fight. While walking the girls home, they run into the girls' boyfriends who want to pick a fight with the boys the next night, the socs get their chance to get back at ponyboy and johnny when johnny kills one of the socs in self-defense, the socs vow to get their revenge and johnny and ponyboy have to go into hiding. How do the greasers fight the socs 7 why does ponyboy feel the greasers have it so much worse than the socs 8 how are cherry and marcia different from the girls the greasers normally hang out with 9 what does cherry mean when she tells ponyboy things are rough all over outsiders hinton homework noell 3 years ago 0. Everyone of the greasers looks shocked so i guess ponyboy doesn't usually fight or yell at socs i'm sure she would rather hang out with you greasers the soc says with an eye roll, suddenly the back door opens up and a guy scoots over, me and pony back up and ponyboy drags me to behind him.
Before the rumble begins, ponyboy does not have a good reason to fight, therefore he goes to each of the greasers to ask them their individual reasons for fighting in the rumble in the end, ponyboy can only think of one good reason for why he wants to fight: self-defense. The rumble between the greasers and the socs is set for 7 pm that night pony slams down five aspirins while no one is looking he is still successfully hiding his illness still apprehensive about the rumble, pony questions everyone's motivation for the fight: soda fought for fun, steve for hatred, darry for pride, and two-bit for conformity. The greasers fight in the book the outsiders because the soc's drive around in their fancy cars looking for trouble why do the socs fight with the greasers the socs, esteemed by their superiority and richness in class, beat up the greasers for their own sake~just for the fun of it.
The outsiders (novel) the outsiders is a coming-of-age novel by s e hinton , first published in 1967 by viking press hinton was 15 when she started writing the novel but did most of the work when she was 16 and a junior in high school [1. The outsiders chapters 3-4 1 after talking with cherry, what reason does pony finally give for the separation between greasers and socs 2 who were cherry and marcia's boyfriends 3 why didn't the socs and greasers fight during their first encounter after the movie why didn't the socs and greasers fight during their first encounter.