The Things They Carried Quiz

Tim O'Brien
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Questions 1-5 of 25:


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


Which soldier is killed in the swampy field, and subsequently stuck in the muck? (from Chapter 15)


Who is curious about if the narrator killed anybody? (from Chapter 18)


Why does Henry Dobbins think the girl is dancing? (from Chapter 14)


What object is Mitchell Sanders described with each time he is talking? (from Chapter 7)

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