5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Truman Doctrine
- Ho Chi Minh
- Viet Cong
- a German lightning warfare. Characterized by highly mobility and concentrated forces at point of attack.
- b Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969)
- c compulsory military service
- d a Communist-led army and guerrilla force in South Vietnam that fought its government and was supported by North Vietnam.
- e President Truman's policy of providing economic and military aid to any country threatened by communism or totalitarian ideology
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1944 Supreme Court case where the Supreme Court upheld the order providing for the relocation of Japanese Americans. It was not until 1988 that Congress formally apologized and agreed to pay $20,000 2 each survivor
- 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)
- those who supported the war
- A committee organized by isolationists before WWII, who wished to spare American lives. They wanted to protect America before we went to war in another country. Charles A. Lindbergh (the aviator) was its most effective speaker.
- kept a diary of her family's life in hiding after the Nazis overran the Netherlands
5 True/False questions
CIA → an independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest
Enola Gay → naval battle of World War II (June 1942)
George Patton → Famous American General who fought in North Africa and Europe.
Dean Rusk → a city in northern France on the North Sea where in World War II (1940) 330,000 Allied troops had to be evacuated from the beaches at Dunkirk in a desperate retreat under enemy fire
Potsdam Conference → Southern Pro-Nazi French; govern themselves as loyal to nazis; traitors to the Free French in N. France