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The Things They Carried Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 

    How many times did Tim O'Brien say he's told the story "On the Rainy River"?

    Tim O'Brien never told the story "On the Rainy River." This implies that he never mentioned or shared this particular story with anyone.

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    Who was the hero of O'Brien's life?

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    What job did O'Brien have in the summer of '68?

  • 4. 

    In what state is the Tip Top Lodge?

    The correct answer for the state in which the Tip Top Lodge is located is Minnesota.

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    What was Elroy doing as O'Brien sat in the boat decided what to do?

    Elroy was fishing while O'Brien sat in the boat deciding what to do.

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    Who are the Greenies?

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    Describe the Greenies?

    The Greenies are described as not social animals, secretive and suspicious, and loners by nature. This suggests that they prefer to operate independently and maintain a low profile. The phrase "our special forces" implies that they possess unique skills or abilities that make them valuable assets. Overall, this description portrays the Greenies as highly capable and effective individuals who excel in covert operations or specialized tasks.

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    What does Mary Anne do when Fossie tells her he is making plans to send her home?

    Mary Anne's response to Fossie's plans to send her home indicates that she is content and satisfied with her current situation. She laughs and dismisses the idea, implying that she has found everything she desires in her current surroundings. This suggests that Mary Anne has become fully immersed in the environment and has no desire to return home.

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    Who is the narrator of the tale "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong?"

    Rat Kiley is the narrator of the tale "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong."

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    Who thinks it is wrong to set up base in the pagoda?

    Kiowa believes that it is wrong to set up a base in the pagoda. The reason for this belief is not provided in the given information.

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