The Things They Carried Quiz

Tim O'Brien
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Questions 1-5 of 25:


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


Why was Curt Lemon "all smiles" the next morning? (from Chapter 8)


What time of day was it when Tim killed the man on the trail? (from Chapter 13)


What does Mitchell Sanders call 'Nam'? (from Chapter 7)


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

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