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The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried

by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. Something isn't true unless it


Is cited
Has scientific proof
Has multiple sourcse
Has stood the test of time
Feels true
Q. Tim tells stories about people telling stories. This is what theme?


Guilt
Foreignness and the Other
Literature and Writing
Weakness
Respect and Reputation
Q. Soldiers fear and loathe


Beans
Each other
Weakness
Training
Conditions
Q. The antidote to physical and moral weakness is


Truth
Justice
American Way
Courage
Integrity
Q. The characters are haunted by


Fear
Trust
Truth
Vengeance
Guilt
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