1960s Historical Events Trivia Test! Quiz

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1960s Historical Events Trivia Test! Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    John Fitzgerald Kennedy's main points in his Inaugural Adresse.
    • A. 

      Peace for all nations, equality, keep liberty alive, use science to help humankind, not destroy it

    • B. 

      Go into vietnam and fight no matter what, explode cities and towns, destroy

    • C. 

      Make the whole world peaceful, whites over blacks, men over women, no nuclear weapons

  • 2. 
    ____________ is the communist leader of North Vietnam who was considered a hero by the North Vietnamese because he came up with a plan to defeat the American army by using his four channels, negotiation, and guerilla warfare.
  • 3. 
    The item that gave President Lyndon Johnson to use whatever means necessary to win the Vietnam war.
    • A. 

      The Tet Offensive

    • B. 

      The Emancipation Vietnamization

    • C. 

      The Viet Con(g) Conclusion

    • D. 

      The Gulf of Tonkin(g) Bill of Rights

    • E. 

      The Gulf of Tonkin(g) Resolution

  • 4. 
    ______________ is The event that almost caused world war III: The soviet union places nuclear warhead bases in Cuba and points them towards America. The Soviets could wipe out all of our major cities before we could counter-attack but did not because the USA gave them an ultimatum to back down and take out the bases from Cuba or they would wage a full fledge war.
  • 5. 
    ____________ and _____________ were opposed to martin luther's way of gaining justice for blacks with their point of being that you need to fight for your justice and respect meaning using violence. The leader is also the foundation of the Nation of Islam.
  • 6. 
    __________ was the 3-day long gathering of the counter culture movement of the time that featured bands and was considered pivotal for the future of rock music. no violence happened during the duration of that period in time.
  • 7. 
    The Vietnam war lasted from ____ to ____
  • 8. 
    The viet cong were:
    • A. 

      Japanese immigrants from hong kong who provided the south vietnamese with weapons and technology

    • B. 

      Vietnamese people who fought on the american side

    • C. 

      An underground guerilla army formed by North Vietnam

    • D. 

      A type of vietnamese soldier for south vietnam

    • E. 

      A grenade made by japanese immigrants from hong kong