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History-Cold War-Vietnam
Why did some Americans oppose the Viet…
What was Vietnamization
Why did America get involved?
Who were the Vietcong
-Loads of casualities ... -The media showed horrid pictures of t…
Taking American troops out of Vietnam ... (Nixon began the policy)
-Scared of the Domino theory(spread of communism)... -The leader…
The communist guerrilla soldiers fighting to overthrow the pr…
Why did some Americans oppose the Viet…
-Loads of casualities ... -The media showed horrid pictures of t…
What was Vietnamization
Taking American troops out of Vietnam ... (Nixon began the policy)
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History- Vietnam and Cold War
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
National hero for fighting the japanese and french
Set up by Ho Chi Minh, nationalist group worked to get indepe…
If a nation falls under communist control nearby nations will…
French, forced to surrender after the Vietnam took over the F…
Ho Chi Minh
National hero for fighting the japanese and french
Vietminh
Set up by Ho Chi Minh, nationalist group worked to get indepe…
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History: The Cold War and Vietnam War
In which month and year did the Yalta…
Which leaders were present at the Yalt…
To keep peace, to control and punish G…
To keep peace, get compensation for hi…
February 1945
Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin
Roosevelt, Churchill
Stalin
In which month and year did the Yalta…
February 1945
Which leaders were present at the Yalt…
Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin
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History ( Cold War/ Vietnam War)
Berlin Wall
Brinkmanship
Containment
House Un-American Activities Comittee
Fortified concrete and wire barrier that separated East and W…
the art or practice of pursuing a dangerous policy to the lim…
the action or policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile…
created to investigate disloyalty and subversive organization…
Berlin Wall
Fortified concrete and wire barrier that separated East and W…
Brinkmanship
the art or practice of pursuing a dangerous policy to the lim…
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JA History Cold War Vietnam
What were the reasons to fight?
When did Torpedo boats actually fire?
How many Torpedo boats actually fired?
When did Torpedo boats allegedly fire?
Domino theory, religious concerns, military actions
August 2 1964
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August 4th 1964
What were the reasons to fight?
Domino theory, religious concerns, military actions
When did Torpedo boats actually fire?
August 2 1964
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History Cold/Vietnam War Test
The Economy Post WWII
The GI Bill
Baby Boom
Suburbanization
- ended war a superpower ... - initial fear: relapse into econom…
Attempt to prevent veterans from swamping the economy and con…
1950-1965 more babies born than ever before
People now had cars so commuted to jobs in the city from new…
The Economy Post WWII
- ended war a superpower ... - initial fear: relapse into econom…
The GI Bill
Attempt to prevent veterans from swamping the economy and con…
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Cold War & Vietnam History Vocab
containment
iron curtain
cold war
38th parallel
US goal to stop the spread of communism by providing assistan…
an imagery line dividing communist countries in the eastern e…
a war between the US and soviet union that involved very litt…
line of latitude that divides communist north form south korea
containment
US goal to stop the spread of communism by providing assistan…
iron curtain
an imagery line dividing communist countries in the eastern e…
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History Terms of Cold/Vietnam War
Marshall Plan
Truman DOctrine
Containment
Duck/Cover
...
...
...
...
Marshall Plan
...
Truman DOctrine
...
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History Test (Cold/Vietnam War)
Selective Service System
Richard Nixon
Ho Chi Minh Trail
My Lai Massacre
an independent agency of the United States government that ma…
served as a Republican member of Congress and of the Senate a…
a logistical system that ran from North Vietnam to South Viet…
American forces opened fire on unarmed civilians; U.S. soldie…
Selective Service System
an independent agency of the United States government that ma…
Richard Nixon
served as a Republican member of Congress and of the Senate a…
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History vocab Vietnam/Cold war
John F Kennedy
Bay of pigs
Berlin wall
Cuban missile Crisis
- president during Cold War and Cuban missile crisis ... - allow…
- A group of Cuban exiles organized by and supported by the C…
- prevented East Germans from escaping to West Berlin ... - wall…
- When soviet missiles were placed in Cuba... - Greatly increase…
John F Kennedy
- president during Cold War and Cuban missile crisis ... - allow…
Bay of pigs
- A group of Cuban exiles organized by and supported by the C…
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HISTORY 10-COLD WAR/VIETNAM
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Navarre Plan
Dienbienphu
Marshall Plan
Military alliance between US, Canada, W Europe
strategy designed by French in Indochina to crush insurgency
where the French surrendered
aid to help W Europe recover from war but the countries had t…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Military alliance between US, Canada, W Europe
Navarre Plan
strategy designed by French in Indochina to crush insurgency
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Vietnam/ Cold War history test
HUAC
Hollywood Ten
The Rosenberg's
McCarthyism
The House Committee on Un-American Activities was an investig…
Group of people in the film industry who were jailed for refu…
Last couple/family to be punished for treason for giving secr…
The act of accusing people of disloyalty and communism. It en…
HUAC
The House Committee on Un-American Activities was an investig…
Hollywood Ten
Group of people in the film industry who were jailed for refu…
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History Cold war/Vietnam/Korea
Partition of Germany
George Kennan's Long Telegram
Eastern Block
Berlin Blockade and Airlift+
Germany split up between France, the US, Britain, and Luxembo…
US DIPLOMAT who said that long-term peace is not currently po…
The communist countries, including "puppet states", or nation…
1948-1949. Stalin tries to "starve out" Berlin by not allowin…
Partition of Germany
Germany split up between France, the US, Britain, and Luxembo…
George Kennan's Long Telegram
US DIPLOMAT who said that long-term peace is not currently po…
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US History; Cold War and Vietnam
Harry Truman
Dean Acheson
Marshall Plan
Dwight Eisenhower
President at the start of the Cold War and the Koreon War
Assistant Secretary of State and later Secretary of State und…
Secretory of State who devised a plan to rebuild Europe follo…
First commander of NATO
Harry Truman
President at the start of the Cold War and the Koreon War
Dean Acheson
Assistant Secretary of State and later Secretary of State und…
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US History Cold War and Vietnam
United Nations
Harry S. Truman
Joseph Stalin
Postdam Conference
A peacekeeping body established by representatives from 50 na…
Suddenly became president in 1945 after Roosevelt's death, he…
Communist leader of the USSR, turned it into one of the world…
The final meeting of the Big 3 in July 1945, this is where it…
United Nations
A peacekeeping body established by representatives from 50 na…
Harry S. Truman
Suddenly became president in 1945 after Roosevelt's death, he…
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US History The Cold War and Vietnam
Containment
Iron Curtain
Cold War
38th parallel
US policy adopted in the late 1940s to stop the spread of Com…
Term coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to describe an imagi…
An era of high tension and bitter rivalry known between the U…
Line of latitude that divides North and South Korea
Containment
US policy adopted in the late 1940s to stop the spread of Com…
Iron Curtain
Term coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to describe an imagi…
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History: Cold War, Vietnam war, Korean war
7 ways cold war is handled with examples
United nations
Iron currain
Containment
1: economic competition ( truman doctrine, marshall plan)... 2:…
Replacement for League of Nations in 1945
A metaphor used to describe the line between the west and rig…
U.S. Preventing spread of communism
7 ways cold war is handled with examples
1: economic competition ( truman doctrine, marshall plan)... 2:…
United nations
Replacement for League of Nations in 1945
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The Cold War - The Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Geneva Accords
Communist leader of North Vietnam whose goal was to create a…
Communist government of North Vietnam
U.S. policy that if one nation in Southeast Asia falls to Com…
1954 agreement that divided Vietnam at the 17th parallel and…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam whose goal was to create a…
Vietminh
Communist government of North Vietnam
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History- Vietnam and the Start of the Cold War
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
NATO
Ho Chih Minh
DMZ
The resolution that LBJ asked Congress to pass which allowed…
A collective defense alliance between the United States and 1…
The Nationalist and Communist leader of the North
The area near the 17th parallel where North and South Vietnam…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
The resolution that LBJ asked Congress to pass which allowed…
NATO
A collective defense alliance between the United States and 1…
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History: Cold War, Korean War, and Vietnam War
baby boom
GI Bill
containment
brinkmanship
large number of children born in the late 1940's-1950's
bill that provides housing and education loans to veterans
stopping the spread of communism
policy that said US would go to war to fight communism
baby boom
large number of children born in the late 1940's-1950's
GI Bill
bill that provides housing and education loans to veterans
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Vietnam and Cold War Johnson History Test
Reza Pahlavi
President Nixon
Watergate Scandal
President Ford
anti-communist, nicknamed "the shah," leader (acted like a di…
Republican... State rep/ Senator/ "Ike's" vice president... From Ca…
A break-in at the Democratic National Committee offices in th…
Republican... US HOP/Nixon's VP... WW2 veteran... 2 assassination atte…
Reza Pahlavi
anti-communist, nicknamed "the shah," leader (acted like a di…
President Nixon
Republican... State rep/ Senator/ "Ike's" vice president... From Ca…
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Cold War/Korean War and Vietnam history final
Who coined the term "iron curtain" and…
In general, what was the U.S. foreign…
What happened in Berlin that caused a…
Define Cold War.
Winston Churchill, it meant that Western Europe was "walled"…
Containment
Stalin cut off all roads to Berlin. Western powers (U.S., Fra…
A war of threats and power plays amongst the two (three if yo…
Who coined the term "iron curtain" and…
Winston Churchill, it meant that Western Europe was "walled"…
In general, what was the U.S. foreign…
Containment
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IB History Terms [Cold War: Vietnam]
Ngo Dinh Diem
Ho Chi Minh
Vo Nguyen Giap
Lyndon Johnson
Was the first president of South Vietnam In the wake of the F…
Was a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime…
Was a General in the Vietnam People's Army and a politician.…
Was the 36th President of the United States. Succeeded Kenned…
Ngo Dinh Diem
Was the first president of South Vietnam In the wake of the F…
Ho Chi Minh
Was a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime…
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History Exam: Cold War/ Vietnam War
John F. Kennedy
Richard Nixon
Fidel Castro
Khrushchev
Us Pres. handled the Cuban Missile Crisis
...
Prime minister of Cuba
Soviet leader
John F. Kennedy
Us Pres. handled the Cuban Missile Crisis
Richard Nixon
...
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History Exam 3- Cold War & Vietnam War
2 superpowers
Harry Truman
Demobilization
Social Security
US and Soviet Union... -Ideological differences... -Mutual suspicio…
-WWI veteran and failed businessman... -Professional politician…
-act of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including…
(FDR) 1935, guaranteed retirement payments for enrolled worke…
2 superpowers
US and Soviet Union... -Ideological differences... -Mutual suspicio…
Harry Truman
-WWI veteran and failed businessman... -Professional politician…
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History final exam: cold war and vietnam war
harry truman
dwight eisenhower
john f kennedy
lyndon b johnson
gave financial and military aid to french to stop revolution…
continued support with direct aid to south vietnam after the…
troops sent as advisors to train South Vietnamese army with (…
exaggerated the fact that the U.S. ship USS maddox in gulf of…
harry truman
gave financial and military aid to french to stop revolution…
dwight eisenhower
continued support with direct aid to south vietnam after the…
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Notes terms for history- Cold War and Vietnam war
Cold war
The Potsdam Conference
Truman's policy of containment
Truman doctrine
War between the U.S and Russia where they dont meet on the ba…
July 1945 the "Big Three" which includes U.S, Great Britain,…
His reaction to Stalin and creates this to prevent any extens…
Pledge of support for countries that rejected communism. He d…
Cold war
War between the U.S and Russia where they dont meet on the ba…
The Potsdam Conference
July 1945 the "Big Three" which includes U.S, Great Britain,…
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Cold War/Korean War and Vietnam history final
Who coined the term "iron curtain" and…
In general, what was the U.S. foreign…
What happened in Berlin that caused a…
Define Cold War.
Winston Churchill, it meant that Western Europe was "walled"…
Containment
Stalin cut off all roads to Berlin. Western powers (U.S., Fra…
A war of threats and power plays amongst the two (three if yo…
Who coined the term "iron curtain" and…
Winston Churchill, it meant that Western Europe was "walled"…
In general, what was the U.S. foreign…
Containment
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The Cold War and The Vietnam War
The cold war
effects of Cold War
Cause of cold war
Communism
A period of conflict between the Soviet Union and the United…
Political and military struggles around the world.... Increase m…
Disagreements between allies during ww2... Different U.S. and So…
The government controls almost everything
The cold war
A period of conflict between the Soviet Union and the United…
effects of Cold War
Political and military struggles around the world.... Increase m…
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Cold War and Vietnam
capitalism
democracy
totalitarianism
communism
private ownership of industry, creates different economic cla…
government of the people for the people, representatives chos…
government by one or a few with total control over many aspec…
everyone contributes to the best of their ability and all get…
capitalism
private ownership of industry, creates different economic cla…
democracy
government of the people for the people, representatives chos…
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The Cold War: Wars in Korea and Vietnam
38th parallel
Douglas MacArthur
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
line of latitude that separated North and South Korea
(1880-1964), U.S. general. Commander of U.S. (later Allied) f…
Communist leader of North Vietnam; After defeating South Viet…
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
38th parallel
line of latitude that separated North and South Korea
Douglas MacArthur
(1880-1964), U.S. general. Commander of U.S. (later Allied) f…
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US History Final: Vietnam and the Cold War
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
Viet Cong
Domino Theory
the north vietnamese leader during the vietnam war, created v…
the leader of South Vietnam during vietnam, the united state'…
started out as a Communist opposition group in S. Vietnam, be…
the theory if one country falls to communism then more will,…
Ho Chi Minh
the north vietnamese leader during the vietnam war, created v…
Ngo Dinh Diem
the leader of South Vietnam during vietnam, the united state'…
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History USA Cold War + Vietnam GCSE
Satellite State
Iron Curtain
Yalta ... Feb 1945
Potsdam... July-August 1945
A country which is controlled by a more powerful nation (ofte…
The figurative divide Churchill described between West/East d…
Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin agreeing on splitting Germany, S…
Attlee, Truman, Stalin meeting... Agreed on: Banning Nazis, tryi…
Satellite State
A country which is controlled by a more powerful nation (ofte…
Iron Curtain
The figurative divide Churchill described between West/East d…
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GCSE OCR Revision History Vietnam and the Cold War
Why was Kennedy successful with the cu…
Why did Khrushchev send missiles into…
Why did the news of soviet missiles in…
What was the Bay Of Pigs?
Kennedy was very successful in removing the nuclear weapons i…
The purpose of the missiles was to secure soviet hold on Berl…
USA felt uneasy about russia putting missiles in cuba as they…
Castro was the communist leader of Cuba. Castro made an allia…
Why was Kennedy successful with the cu…
Kennedy was very successful in removing the nuclear weapons i…
Why did Khrushchev send missiles into…
The purpose of the missiles was to secure soviet hold on Berl…
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U.S. History Cold War through Vietnam
United nations
Yalta conference
Cold war
Joseph Stalin
- International organization formed in 1945 to increase polit…
- A meeting between the British prime minister Winston Church…
- "War of words and threats" ... - Between the U.S. and the Sovi…
- Dictator of the Soviet Union ... - Led them through ww2... - Infl…
United nations
- International organization formed in 1945 to increase polit…
Yalta conference
- A meeting between the British prime minister Winston Church…
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The Cold War - Vietnam (GCSE History, CCEA)
The Asian-French empire
The Japanese
Vietminh led by Ho Chi Minh
Dien Bien Phu in 1954
What empire was Vietnam part of until the 19th century?
Who replaced the French after World War Two?
What was the nationalist army and who led them?
When and where did the French lose?
The Asian-French empire
What empire was Vietnam part of until the 19th century?
The Japanese
Who replaced the French after World War Two?
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Vietnam War and Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
Containment
Iron Curtain
An economic system characterized by private ownership of prop…
An economic system in which all goods are owned jointly, all…
The foreign policy of the US designed to stop the spread of C…
An imaginary line that separated the countries of Western Eur…
Capitalism
An economic system characterized by private ownership of prop…
Communism
An economic system in which all goods are owned jointly, all…
Cold war/ Vietnam war
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
NATO
The Iron Curtain formed the imaginary boundary dividing Europ…
The Truman Doctrine was an American foreign policy created to…
a programme of US economic aid for the reconstruction of post…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Iron Curtain
The Iron Curtain formed the imaginary boundary dividing Europ…
Truman Doctrine
The Truman Doctrine was an American foreign policy created to…
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Cold War, 60's & Vietnam History Test
Iron Curtain
Cold War
Approximately how long war the Cold War?
What was the Cold War over?
imaginary wall, line of separation between the 2 sides (capit…
the state of hostility, without direct military conflict, dev…
40 years
Capitalism vs. Communism... "Conflict of Ideas"
Iron Curtain
imaginary wall, line of separation between the 2 sides (capit…
Cold War
the state of hostility, without direct military conflict, dev…
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Important History Dates - Cold War, Cuba, Vietnam
When was the Yalta Conference?
When was the Potsdam Conference?
When was Churchill's Iron Curtain Spee…
When was the Truman Doctrine speech to…
4th - 11th of February 1945
17th of July - 2nd of August 1945
5th of March 1946
12th of March 1947
When was the Yalta Conference?
4th - 11th of February 1945
When was the Potsdam Conference?
17th of July - 2nd of August 1945
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The Cold War and the Vietnam War
Cold War
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Berlin Airlift
A Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union in…
In February 1946, George F. Kennan, an american diplomat in M…
Truman asked congress for 400 million in economic and militar…
To fly flood and food supplies into West Berlin In 277,000 fl…
Cold War
A Conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union in…
Containment
In February 1946, George F. Kennan, an american diplomat in M…
80 terms
Cold war/Vietnam War
America and Russia
Berlin
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
What two countries were involved in the cold war?
What city was the focus of the cold war?
War of words. State of tension and hostility between nations…
U.S. policy established in 1947 to try to contain the spread…
America and Russia
What two countries were involved in the cold war?
Berlin
What city was the focus of the cold war?
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Cold War - Vietnam War
What was 'Domino Theory' in terms of A…
Which countries were at threat of turn…
What did 'Domino Theory' relate to?
Give a general explanation of 'domino…
The American believed that if one country in South East Asia…
Laos and Cambodia
It was related to the USA's Cold War containment policy - Tru…
Fear that if one country turned Communist, others would follo…
What was 'Domino Theory' in terms of A…
The American believed that if one country in South East Asia…
Which countries were at threat of turn…
Laos and Cambodia
40 terms
Cold War-Vietnam War
Treaty of Versaille
Vietnam-Post WW2
Vietminh
Domino Theory
...
...
...
...
Treaty of Versaille
...
Vietnam-Post WW2
...
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AP US History - Cold War and Vietnam
Teheran
Poland - "Lublin" "London"
Yalta
Sources of Soviet - American Tensions
City where Stalin, Roosevelt, Churchill met to plan a second…
...
When FDR, Churchill, and Stalin meet; they agreed to wage war…
...
Teheran
City where Stalin, Roosevelt, Churchill met to plan a second…
Poland - "Lublin" "London"
...
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US History ww2, cold war, and vietnam
Containment
six-pronged defense strategy the Unite…
Like Woodrow Wilson during World War I…
GI Bill
Foreign policy strategy by the United States that wanted to r…
- Development of atomic weapons... - Strengthening traditional m…
- Both Roosevelt and Truman promoted the ideal of self determ…
- After WWII... - Offered 16 million veterans job training, educ…
Containment
Foreign policy strategy by the United States that wanted to r…
six-pronged defense strategy the Unite…
- Development of atomic weapons... - Strengthening traditional m…
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The Cold War & Vietnam War
North Vietnam
Communism
What was Americas strategy in Vietnam
Americas fear of communism
Communist part of Vietnam that fought against the Americans.
A type of government that makes economic decisions, discourag…
Attrition (wearing down the enemy)
people in the US were afraid of their freedoms being taken aw…
North Vietnam
Communist part of Vietnam that fought against the Americans.
Communism
A type of government that makes economic decisions, discourag…
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US History Cold/Vietnam War May 5th
communism
Satellite Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
social and economical system in which all land and industries…
The Eastern Bloc, or countries that were dominated politicall…
the imaginary barrier that prevents the free exchange of idea…
US policy used to fight the spread of Communism in Europe aft…
communism
social and economical system in which all land and industries…
Satellite Nations
The Eastern Bloc, or countries that were dominated politicall…
40 terms
Cold War + Vietnam War
Mao Zedong
The Rosenburgs
Vietnam War
Batista
Chinese Communist revolutionary and the founding father of th…
American citizens who spied for the Soviet Union and were exe…
War between South (US) and North (Communist) Vietnam to stop…
was the elected President of Cuba from 1940 to 1944, and dict…
Mao Zedong
Chinese Communist revolutionary and the founding father of th…
The Rosenburgs
American citizens who spied for the Soviet Union and were exe…
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Cold War (Vietnam)
French Indochina
Ho Chi Minh
Viet Minh
Ho Chi Minh Trail
The name given to the area of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia pri…
Communist leader of North Vietnam; he and his Viet Minh/Viet…
tThe Vietnamese movement led by Ho Chi Minh against foreign o…
A network of jungle paths winding from North Vietnam through…
French Indochina
The name given to the area of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia pri…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam; he and his Viet Minh/Viet…
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