The Things They Carried Quiz

Tim O'Brien
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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What does he call the object around his neck? (from Chapter 10)


In Tim's imagination, what village is the man he killed from? (from Chapter 12)


Which is not a way the men coped with the night mission? (from Chapter 21)


What kind of wound qualified for a mercy kill? (from Chapter 6)


Who has a sister Rat Kiley writes a letter to? (from Chapter 7)

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