The Things They Carried Test | Final Test - Medium

Tim O'Brien
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 140 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Things They Carried Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who does Tim take with him on his trip to Vietnam?
(a) His son
(b) His wife
(c) His daughter
(d) His father

2. How old was Tim when he first dealt with death?
(a) 24
(b) 19
(c) 16
(d) 9

3. What is wrong with the field that Lt. Cross selects as the campsite that night?
(a) It's a graveyard
(b) It's crawling with venomous snakes
(c) It's where the village keeps their sewage
(d) It's infested with large bugs

4. How does Rat Kiley deal with the mission at first?
(a) By remaining silent
(b) By killing all the bugs
(c) By talking non stop
(d) By counting as high as he can

5. How did Tim get the idea for the chapter titled "Speaking of Courage?"
(a) From his chat with Lt. Cross
(b) From a visit back to Vietnam
(c) From a letter written by Norman Bowker
(d) From a newspaper article

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Tim think would have happened if he ignored the man on the trail?

2. Who was the first person Tim grieved for their death?

3. What personal item did Tim "bury" in the river?

4. What question does Tim's daughter ask him?

5. Who makes the decision to NOT alert Lt. Cross about finding the body?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 272 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Things They Carried Lesson Plans
The Things They Carried from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.