Chapter 19 Test - Vietnam

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