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In Cold Blood

Truman Capote

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Other than the missing radio, what clue is left at the scene of the crime?

Which of the following statements about Holcomb is not true?

How are Dick and Perry executed?

Who is Nancy Clutter's boyfriend?

How did Perry's parents meet?

In Mexico, Perry is photographed with

Why does Perry resent Lowell Lee Andrews?

Other than money, what do Perry and Dick take from the Clutter home?

What does Perry depict in pastels?

In addition to murder and theft, what crime does Dick hope to commit in the Clutter household?

What event coincides with the start of the trial?

Where is the trial held?

Where are Perry and Dick arrested?

The Clutter's farm was near what town?

While in Mexico, Perry and Dick spent time with a tourist of what nationality?

As a child, where was Perry physically abused because he was a bed wetter?

Who was murdered in the basement den?

How long do Dick and Perry spend on death row?

Dick learned of the Clutter family from whom?

What is the name of the KBI agent in charge of the investigation?

How many Clutter children are there?

Which of the following ailments applies to Bonnie Clutter?

Where do Dick and Perry spend Christmas?

Which crime does Dick regularly commit?

What is Perry's primary reason for returning to Kansas?

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the confession

by Kyliecaye17, August 16, 2013

dick blamed the killing on perry. they said it was a robbery gone totally wrong the safe isn't there and then they end up killing the clutter family. perry killed keyon and herb while dick murdered bonnie and nancey they had no motive they came in the house with items to kill the family with but they were only going to kill the family if they got in the way of the robbery and when they came to find the safe was not there they decided to murder the witnesses.

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Question?

by TR1GG3R_D3M0N, August 22, 2013

How was In Cold Blood Related to the book Columbine by Dave Cullen?

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by boonabear, April 28, 2014

Well if this doesn't help much you can always go to Youtube and watch http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JkCFb3Csg-4 she has several videos telling you a short summary plus more on the novel. Hope I helped
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