5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Operation Rolling Thunder
- War Powers Act
- McCarran Internal Security Act
- Long Telegram
- Chiang Kai-shek
- a General and leader of Nationalist China after 1925. Although he succeeded Sun Yat-sen as head of the Guomindang, he became a military dictator whose major goal was to crush the communist movement led by Mao Zedong. (p. 788)
- b United States federal law that required the registration of Communist organizations with the Attorney General in the United States and established the Subversive Activities Control Board to investigate persons thought to be engaged in "un-American" activities, including homosexuals
- c a telegram sent from George Kennan to the USSR outlining the policy of containment
- d bombing campaign over North Vietnam, supposed to weaken enemy's ability and will to fight
- e Act that grants emergency executive powers to president to run war effort
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- He was a military commander and the president of South Vietnam. He was a corrupt as the leader of South Vietnam.
- United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany
- This man became the leader of the Chinese Communist Party and remained its leader until his death. He declared the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949 and supported the Chinese peasantry throughout his life.
- a series of hearings where Senator McCarthy accused people in the US military of being communists
- The commander of the U.S. Air Force's 21st Bomber Command in the Pacific theater during World War II. LeMay is best known for developing the U.S. strategy of using massive incendiary bomb attacks on Japanese cities in order to break the Japanese will near the end of the war.
5 True/False Questions
Cash and Carry → policy adopted by the United States in 1939 to preserve neutrality while aiding the Allies. Britain and France could buy goods from the United States if they paid in full and transported them.
Island Hopping → `, the American navy attacked islands held by the Japanese in the Pacific Ocean. The capture of each successive island from the Japanese brought the American navy closer to an invasion of Japan.
James Doolittle → Jesuit priest who wrote the "Models of the Church".
kamikaze → this is a military base in northwestern South Vietnam that was attacked by communist troops. There was an increased traffic on the Ho Chi Minh Trail right before the assault.
Danzig → a port city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea