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The Outcasts of Poker Flat

by Bret Harte
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The Outcasts of Poker Flat Overview Quiz

In Poker Flat, California, a secret committee has been formed to get rid of people in the town deemed "undesirable." Do you remember who is ejected, who stays, and why? Be sure you do by taking the eNotes quiz about "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" by Bret Harte.

  1. Why doesn't Oakhurst want the party to stop on the mountain?

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  2. Why are Tom and Piney traveling together?

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  3. What other name is Tom Simson known by?

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  4. What sort of justice do the residents experiment with?

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  5. Who steals the mules during the night?

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