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1. What does Amir do that ultimately leads to Hassan and his father leaving?→He finds Ali a new job that pays better
2. Why do Amir and Baba leave Afghanistan for Pakistan?→Because Baba gets a new job
3. How did Ali die?→Of pneumonia
4. What startling secret does Rahim Khan share with Hassan about Amir?→He has a gambling problem
5. Who is Sohrab?→Ali’s uncle
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