Chapter 19 Test - Vietnam

51 Questions  I  By Eajohansson on May 26, 2010
This test will assess your knowledge over materials from chapter 19, Vietnam.

  
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1.  A vocal antiwar group:
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2.  Limited executive power to commit troops to foreign conflicts:
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3.  He persecuted Buddhists in Vietnam:
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4.  The attack on the USS Maddox led to approval of the Tet Resolution.
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5.  Define: OBDURATE
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6.  Where is Thailand?
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7.  Which one indicates North Vietnam?
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8.  Define: EFFETE
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9.  Commander of U.S. ground troops in Vietnam:
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10.  The image shows what?
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11.  What is the domino theory?
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12.  Which city in South Vietnam was closer to the Ho Chi Minh Trail?
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13.  What were the Communist forces that took control of Cambodia in 1975 called?
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14.  The family is happy because...
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15.  Revealed to Americans that the government had been misleading them about the Vietnam War for years:
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16.  President Kennedy initially sent advisers and aid to Vietnam in part to
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17.  Protesters at the 1968 Democratic National Convention hoped to pressure the Democratic delegates to reject President Johnson’s war policies.
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18.  People who supported the Vietnam War:
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19.  Which of the following was most influential in turning the American public opinion against the Vietnam War?
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20.  By basing the draft on birth days, ________________ lessened the inequity in the draft.
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21.  In what general direction would someone travel if they took the Ho Chi Minh Trail from its beginning in Laos to Pleiku?
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22.  Pacification failed because
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23.  Where is the city of Siagon?
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24.  During the early years of the war, the U.S. soldiers who fought in Vietnam were disproportionately poor and African American.
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25.  What South Vietnamese city shown on the map was closest to the southernmost part of the Ho Chi Minh Trail?
26.  Mayor of Chicago during the 1968 Democratic National Convention:
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27.  Why did U.S. planes spray defoliants like Agent Orange over the Ho Chi Minh Trail?
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28.  Combined ground troops and air strikes to clear an area of the enemy:
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29.  President Nixon endorsed Vietnamization because
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30.  The image shows a campus shooting in the 1970's. Where?
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31.  __________________ ran as an independent candidate and was an important factor in the 1968 presidential election.
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32.  Exact location of Hanoi?
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33.  President Nixon’s national security adviser:
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34.  What does the above image show?
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35.  Where is Ho Chi Minh City?
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36.  Define: ADVERSARY
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37.  Define: ESCALATE
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38.  The Tet Offensive shattered many people’s belief that the United States would soon win the Vietnam War.
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39.  How did Ho Chi Minh win support in N. Vietnam despite his repressive regime?
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40.  In the ____________________, U.S. soldiers killed at least 450 women, children, and elderly men, shocking the American public.
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41.  ____________________ headed a brutal and corrupt government in South Vietnam.
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42.  Define: VOCIFEROUS
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43.  Who were the Vietminh?
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44.  Where is Laos?
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45.  Define: COUP
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46.  The _____________________ lowered the voting age from 21 to 18.
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47.  The the following chart to answer the question below.What explains the change in troop levels from 1969 to 1972?
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48.  He offered criticism of the Vietnam War that greatly worried President Johnson:
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49.  Cause: Operation Rolling Thunder  ---> Effect:_____________
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50.  Only military bases and power plants were targeted by Operation Rolling Thunder.
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51.  Where is this?
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