5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Nuremberg trials
- Hubert Humphrey
- Adolf Hilter
- Adlai Stevenson
- a The Democratic candidate who ran against Eisenhower in 1952. His intellectual speeches earned him and his supporters the term "eggheads". Lost to Eisenhower.
- b (20 April 1889 - 30 April 1945) was the leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (The Nazi party). He was appointed Chancellor of Germany in 1933, and became Führer (leader) in 1934, remaining in power until his suicide in 1945.
- c allows America to sell, lend, or lease arms or other war supplies to any nation considered "vital to the defense of the U.S."
- d Series of trials in 1945 conducted by an International Military Tribunal in which former Nazi leaders were charged with crimes against peace, crimes against humanity, and war crimes
- e LBJ's vice president and McCarthy's opposition in 1968 primary after LBJ stepped down. won nomination; not presidency.
5 Multiple choice questions
- President Truman's policy of providing economic and military aid to any country threatened by communism or totalitarian ideology
- Those who opposed the war
- Communist nations in Eastern Europe on friendly terms with the USSR and thought of as under the USSR's control
- South Vietnamese president that was catholic and strongly opposed communism. His poor leadership and corrupt government spelled doom
- led a crusade to investigate officials he claimed were Communists
5 True/False questions
Nguyen Van Thieu → He was a military commander and the president of South Vietnam. He was a corrupt as the leader of South Vietnam.
Battle of Britain → the prolonged bombardment of British cities by the German Luftwaffe during World War II and the aerial combat that accompanied it
Gulf of Tonkin → a massive surprise attack by the Vietcong on South Vietnamese towns and cities in early 1968.
Mao Zedong → emperor of Vietnam who headed the Republic of Vietnam, formed by the French to combat the communist Vietminh
Korematsu v US → A former State Department official who was accused of being a Communist spy and was convicted of perjury. The case was prosecuted by Richard Nixon.