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Vietnam Part 2
My Lai Massacre
Capt. Medina
Le Duc Tho
"Rolling Thunder"
300+ civillians die in tragic misunderstanding
Gave orders in My Lai Massacre
Piece preceding with Kissinger
Opening bombing of North Vietnam 1964-65
My Lai Massacre
300+ civillians die in tragic misunderstanding
Capt. Medina
Gave orders in My Lai Massacre
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Goodbye Vietnam Part 2
gawk
hospitable
material
mourning
to stare stupidly
friendly, kind, and solicitous toward guests; receptive or open
preoccupation with physical comforts and things
the act of showing sorrow or grief
gawk
to stare stupidly
hospitable
friendly, kind, and solicitous toward guests; receptive or open
12 terms
The Vietnam War-Part 2
Teach-in
Doves
Hawks
Tet Offensive
Informal meetings at universities across the US to discuss is…
Americans who opposed the Vietnam War.
Americans who supported the Vietnam War.
A series of major attacks by communist forces in the Vietnam…
Teach-in
Informal meetings at universities across the US to discuss is…
Doves
Americans who opposed the Vietnam War.
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Vietnam part 2
Historical background of the Vietnam War
Gerald Ford
Watergate***
OPEC***
Vietnam was a French colony in the 1800's... Japan took over dur…
America's 38th president, Gerald Ford (1913-2006) took office…
The commencement of the watergate break-in was a result of th…
An international oil cartel originally formed in 1960 by Iran…
Historical background of the Vietnam War
Vietnam was a French colony in the 1800's... Japan took over dur…
Gerald Ford
America's 38th president, Gerald Ford (1913-2006) took office…
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Vietnam part 2
Television War
Senator William Fulbright
Vietnamization
Nixon
Technology allowed Vietnam to be brought into America's livin…
Of Arkansas headed the Senate committee of foreign relations.…
Richard Nixon's plan for winding down the war. It involve tra…
Secretly widening the war he began bombing the neutral nation…
Television War
Technology allowed Vietnam to be brought into America's livin…
Senator William Fulbright
Of Arkansas headed the Senate committee of foreign relations.…
33 terms
Vietnam Part 2
Operation Menu
War Powers Act
Vietnamization
Madman Theory
it was an expansion of the war into Cambodia. We knew the VC…
Part of a trend that occurs post-vietnam. Congress begins to…
Turning the combat in Vietnam over to ARVN (South Vietnamese)…
good cop, bad cop. somebody would start yelling at you (bad c…
Operation Menu
it was an expansion of the war into Cambodia. We knew the VC…
War Powers Act
Part of a trend that occurs post-vietnam. Congress begins to…
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Vietnam part 2
Vietnam
Vietcong
Vietminh
Eisenhower
Was a french colony and has been fighting for independence si…
Communist Vietnamese in south vietnam
Communist Vietnamese in North vietnam
Supports ngo din diem with weapon and 100 advisors
Vietnam
Was a french colony and has been fighting for independence si…
Vietcong
Communist Vietnamese in south vietnam
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Vietnam Vocab Part 2
Indochinese Communist Party
Insurgency
Mutiny
Nationalism
A party formed by the unification of communist and left-wing…
An armed rebellion against a government, carried out by non-u…
An uprising or rebellion in a military unit, such as the army…
An ideology or belief marked by strong loyalty to and affecti…
Indochinese Communist Party
A party formed by the unification of communist and left-wing…
Insurgency
An armed rebellion against a government, carried out by non-u…
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Goodbye Vietnam words Part 2
gawk
hospitable
material
mourning
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
(adj.) offering friendly or generous treatment to guests; ope…
preoccupation with physical comforts and things
the act of showing sorrow or grief
gawk
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
hospitable
(adj.) offering friendly or generous treatment to guests; ope…
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Vietnam Part 2
Maoist
Fish through sea
Cheap and reliable
AK47 assault rifle
The North Vietnamese used classic _______ guerrilla tactics.
"Guerrillas must move through the peasants like _____ _______…
The NFL's weapons were _____ and ________.
What outperformed the American M16?
Maoist
The North Vietnamese used classic _______ guerrilla tactics.
Fish through sea
"Guerrillas must move through the peasants like _____ _______…
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Goodbye Vietnam Vocab. part 2
gawk
hospitable
material
mourning
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
(adj.) offering friendly or generous treatment to guests; ope…
preoccupation with physical comforts and things
the act of showing sorrow or grief
gawk
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
hospitable
(adj.) offering friendly or generous treatment to guests; ope…
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Goodbye Vietnam Vocabulary Part 2
gawk
hospitable
material
crafty
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
friendly, kind, and solicitous toward guests; receptive or open
The objects involved in a certain way of life (products manuf…
Cunning, skillful in deception or underhanded schemes
gawk
stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe
hospitable
friendly, kind, and solicitous toward guests; receptive or open
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Vietnam part 2
LBJ believed that he needed to be bold…
Disappointed by the rulers it had just…
LBJ confessed deep worries about Vietnam
LBJ and his advisors refused to back d…
to win approval for his domestic agenda
Washington threw its support behind another coup
didn't want to deepen the commitment
said U.S. must expand military activities.
LBJ believed that he needed to be bold…
to win approval for his domestic agenda
Disappointed by the rulers it had just…
Washington threw its support behind another coup
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Vietnam part 2
The North Vietnamese used classic ____…
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
The NLF's weapons were ______ and ____…
What out performed the American M16?
Maoist
Fish through sea
Cheap, reliable
AK47
The North Vietnamese used classic ____…
Maoist
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
Fish through sea
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Vietnam part 2
The North Vietnamese used classic ____…
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
The NLF's weapons were ______ and ____…
What out performed the American M16?
Maoist
Fish through sea
Cheap, reliable
AK47
The North Vietnamese used classic ____…
Maoist
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
Fish through sea
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Vietnam Part 2
The North Vietnamese used classic ___…
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
The NLF's weapons were ___ and ___.
What outperformed the American M16?
Maoist
fish through sea
cheap; reliable
AK47 assault rifle
The North Vietnamese used classic ___…
Maoist
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
fish through sea
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vietnam part 2
what conclusion did both nixon and kis…
an example of the carrot stick approac…
what events renewed antiwar protests i…
whom did nixon refer to as the silent…
its a war that cant be won, cant just leave vietnam
carrot: vietnamization stick: peace talks... carrot: stop bombin…
my lai massacre, us invaded cambodia
majority of americans who supported the war
what conclusion did both nixon and kis…
its a war that cant be won, cant just leave vietnam
an example of the carrot stick approac…
carrot: vietnamization stick: peace talks... carrot: stop bombin…
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Vietnam part 2
1961 advisors
Diem Bien Phu
Vietminh
First Indochina War
Kennnedy sent advisors to South Vietnam to assist army; incre…
Battle ending French control of Vietnam
Special group of fighters that fought french
Began 1946, ended at 1954 at Diem Bien Phu
1961 advisors
Kennnedy sent advisors to South Vietnam to assist army; incre…
Diem Bien Phu
Battle ending French control of Vietnam
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Vietnam key terms part 2
Saigon
Hanoi
Huey
Chinook
Capital of south... They won so is now called Ho Chi Minh City
Capital of north
Single blade helicopter
Double rooter helicopter
Saigon
Capital of south... They won so is now called Ho Chi Minh City
Hanoi
Capital of north
24 terms
Vietnam War vocabulary/Part 2/ War
A rifle
A bomb
Cluster bomb
Grenade
Un fusil
Une bombe
Bombe à fragmentation
Grenade
A rifle
Un fusil
A bomb
Une bombe
43 terms
America in Vietnam Part 2
April 23rd 1945
Feb. 1946
1947
National Security Act of 1947
1st important cabinet meeting for Truman, Truman takes stance…
George Kennan sends the "Long Telegram" , "x-article", "The s…
Truman Doctrine of containment and anti-communism. basis of U…
Creates the CIA, department of defense, National security cou…
April 23rd 1945
1st important cabinet meeting for Truman, Truman takes stance…
Feb. 1946
George Kennan sends the "Long Telegram" , "x-article", "The s…
28 terms
The Vietnam War Part 2
Problems in Vietnam
Berkley
Columbia
Bobby Kennedy
- racism... -heroine epidemic ... -ruins Johnson's presidency
Student protest on west coast
Student Protest on east coast
democratic front runner shot and killed
Problems in Vietnam
- racism... -heroine epidemic ... -ruins Johnson's presidency
Berkley
Student protest on west coast
27 terms
Korea and Vietnam part 2
Hot War
Cold War
Korean War, Vietnam War, Soviet-Afghan…
Containment
War where bullets are fired and weapons are set off
War where there is no direct shooting or battling
Hot Wars that broke out during the Cold War Era
US Foreign Policy during the Cold War, wanted to stop the spr…
Hot War
War where bullets are fired and weapons are set off
Cold War
War where there is no direct shooting or battling
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VIETNAM & THE USA (Part 2)
Military force
Vietnam's challenge.
Tet Offensive
Surprised
USA tried to stop the communist spread with ________ _____.
USA didn't expect ________ _________.
North Vietnamese attack in 1968?
The Americans were _________ by 1968 attack.
Military force
USA tried to stop the communist spread with ________ _____.
Vietnam's challenge.
USA didn't expect ________ _________.
10 terms
Vietnam Era Part 2
Ho Chi Minh compated his military to a
Vietcong's war strategy was to
By the end of 1965 most American soldi…
What happened at Dien Bien Phu in 1954?
tiger
fight small skirmishes.
had been drafted.
The Vietminh laid siege to a garrison of French troops who th…
Ho Chi Minh compated his military to a
tiger
Vietcong's war strategy was to
fight small skirmishes.
53 terms
Vietnam War Part 2
The North Vietnamese used classic (bla…
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
the NLF's weapons were
what outperformed the american m16
maoist
fish through sea
cheap & reliable
AK47 assault
The North Vietnamese used classic (bla…
maoist
"Guerrillas must move through the peas…
fish through sea
25 terms
Vietnam War vocabulary Part 2
Indochinese Communist Party (or ICP
Insurgency
Mutiny
Nationalism
A party formed by the unification of communist and left-wing…
An armed rebellion against a government, carried out by non-u…
An uprising or rebellion in a military unit, such as the army…
An ideology or belief marked by strong loyalty to and affecti…
Indochinese Communist Party (or ICP
A party formed by the unification of communist and left-wing…
Insurgency
An armed rebellion against a government, carried out by non-u…
History Vietnam war part 2
Napalm
Helicopter
Rolling thunder
Vietcong
What is the jelly like substance that is highly flammable
One of the major pieces of machinery used for fighting, medic…
The massive bombing campaign against the north
What was a vietnamese communist called
Napalm
What is the jelly like substance that is highly flammable
Helicopter
One of the major pieces of machinery used for fighting, medic…
13 terms
The 60's (part 2)/Vietnam
The Cuban Missile Crisis
Kennedy Assassination
"The great society"
The war on poverty
We put missiles in turkey ,Russia puts nuclear missiles in Cu…
1963 Kennedy was shot during a trip to Dallas. Many theories…
Term used by president Johnson to reflect any American that t…
President Johnson continuing in the footsteps of Kennedy, dec…
The Cuban Missile Crisis
We put missiles in turkey ,Russia puts nuclear missiles in Cu…
Kennedy Assassination
1963 Kennedy was shot during a trip to Dallas. Many theories…
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1960's & Vietnam Test Review Part 2
Cesar Chavez
Women & Minorities
26th Amendment
Vietnam War
Was a male civil rights activists for migrant (farm) workers
Great Society, Affirmative Action, and Title IX were to help…
Lowered the voting age to 18 due to protests because young me…
Was a defining event of the 1960's
Cesar Chavez
Was a male civil rights activists for migrant (farm) workers
Women & Minorities
Great Society, Affirmative Action, and Title IX were to help…
19 terms
Vietnam: A History Part 2
Dienbienphu
When did Stalin die?
Albert Sarraux
Intransigent
The first battle between French and Vietminh forces
March 1953
Former colonial governor of Indochina
unwilling or refusing to change one's views or to agree about…
Dienbienphu
The first battle between French and Vietminh forces
When did Stalin die?
March 1953
18 terms
Unit 8 Part 2 (Vietnam War)
Domino Theory
Vietnamization
Roy P. Benavidez
Which president instituted the policy…
The idea that if one nation fell to communism, others would s…
The slow withdrawal of American troops from Vietnam and the t…
Texan, Master Sergeant, awarded the Congressional Medal of Ho…
Richard Nixon
Domino Theory
The idea that if one nation fell to communism, others would s…
Vietnamization
The slow withdrawal of American troops from Vietnam and the t…
12 terms
Vietnam War Part II
TET Offensive
Richard Nixon
My Lai
Kent State
1968 attack which showed that the U.S. wasn't going to win th…
1968 Presidential Candidate for President. Also ended the U.S…
South Vietnamese village where a massacre occurred.
Site of protest where National Guard killed 4 students.
TET Offensive
1968 attack which showed that the U.S. wasn't going to win th…
Richard Nixon
1968 Presidential Candidate for President. Also ended the U.S…
23 terms
Coming home from Vietnam part 2
A-one
junk
string
cord
"topp"
skräp
bilda en rad
el-sladd
A-one
"topp"
junk
skräp
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Vietnam era part 2(Eight fold path)
The right view
Right intention
Right speech
Right discipline
see the world in the right way
no longer need to be manipulative(do things 4 right reason)
state things simply and honestly
our actions should be simple and poor
The right view
see the world in the right way
Right intention
no longer need to be manipulative(do things 4 right reason)
51 terms
Vietnam Era-Cold War Era part 2
Ho Chi Minh
Viet Minh
Battle of Dien Bien Phu:
Domino Theory
Leader of Communist North Vietnamese... -Created a Declaration o…
Vietnamese who wanted independence
Decisive victory for the Vietnamese over the French in 1954... -…
Eisenhower addresses the country and discusses what will happ…
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of Communist North Vietnamese... -Created a Declaration o…
Viet Minh
Vietnamese who wanted independence
36 terms
Era 11 Part 2: Vietnam War and End of Cold War
Henry Kissinger
Domino Theory
Tet Offensive
Ho Chi Minh Trail
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell to the Com…
Surprise attack by NVA and Viet Cong on major cities in the S…
Supply route from North Vietnam to Viet Cong in South Vietnam
Henry Kissinger
The main negotiator of the peace treaty with the North Vietna…
Domino Theory
President Eisenhower's theory that if Vietnam fell to the Com…
17 terms
America's War in Vietnam Part 2
Diems Regime
Henry Cabot Lodge
Marshall Law
Roger Hillsman
Dispersed a peaceful Buddhist protest at Hue, killing a woman…
Ideal choice for Ambassador. Fluent in French, Traveled SE As…
Diem Declares Marshall law before Lodge arrives. Troops jail…
proposed Diem dismisses brother Nhu, or be overthrown. Had to…
Diems Regime
Dispersed a peaceful Buddhist protest at Hue, killing a woman…
Henry Cabot Lodge
Ideal choice for Ambassador. Fluent in French, Traveled SE As…
88 terms
Why did the US lose the Vietnam War part 2
How many of the people polled in 1967…
Who officially put "troops" in Vietnam…
What did Johnson hope to gain by putti…
What did the Johnson administration be…
almost half
Johnson
peace
the Saigon regime and the ARVN
How many of the people polled in 1967…
almost half
Who officially put "troops" in Vietnam…
Johnson
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History Final part 2 Vietnam
Escalation of the war began with
Communist Guerrillas called the Viet c…
Elaborate tunnel systems
Gulf of Tonkin
the passage of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Fought to gain control of south Vietnam
were one advantage the Viet cong enjoyed
congressional act giving the president nearly complete contro…
Escalation of the war began with
the passage of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Communist Guerrillas called the Viet c…
Fought to gain control of south Vietnam
26 terms
Vietnam War Quiz Part 2
1968 Election
Richard Nixon
Hubert Humphrey
George Wallace
Nixon vs. Humphrey vs. Wallace
Republican who ran in the 1968 and 1972 elections. Planned to…
LBJ's Vice President who ran against Nixon in 1968
Third party candidate who was highly unpopular
1968 Election
Nixon vs. Humphrey vs. Wallace
Richard Nixon
Republican who ran in the 1968 and 1972 elections. Planned to…
53 terms
Vietnam War Test Part 2
The North Vietnamese used classic _ gu…
"Guerillas must move through the peasa…
The NLF's weapons were _ and _
What outperformed the American M16?
Maoist
fish through sea
cheap, reliable
AK-47
The North Vietnamese used classic _ gu…
Maoist
"Guerillas must move through the peasa…
fish through sea
17 terms
Cold War Part 2 + Vietnam War
The United Fruit Company
Arbenz
Armas
Sputnik
American ran company that profited greatly from investments i…
President of Guatemala, overthrown for supposedly being a com…
Invaded, anti-Arbenz
Russian satellite sent to space
The United Fruit Company
American ran company that profited greatly from investments i…
Arbenz
President of Guatemala, overthrown for supposedly being a com…
34 terms
Cold War - Korean and Vietnam War - Part 2
When did the Korean War take place?
How was the Korean Peninsula split aft…
What neighboring country helps the USS…
What country is Korea taken from?
1950-1953
US (South Korea) and USSR (North Korea)
China
Japan
When did the Korean War take place?
1950-1953
How was the Korean Peninsula split aft…
US (South Korea) and USSR (North Korea)
37 terms
Chapter 24 Part 2 Vietnam war
section 1
Domino theory
Vietminh
Geneva accords
The war unfolds
Described above, refers to the fear that if one Southeast Asi…
He was head of the leaque of the indepenence of Vietnam
A 1945 international conference in which vietnam was divieded…
section 1
The war unfolds
Domino theory
Described above, refers to the fear that if one Southeast Asi…
37 terms
Alto US History Part 2 - Unit 14 - The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
leader fo the Indochinese Communist Party which staged a numb…
an organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, near…
a location at the northwestern Vietnam where French outpost w…
Ho Chi Minh
leader fo the Indochinese Communist Party which staged a numb…
Vietminh
an organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
20 terms
America in Vietnam Mid-Term: Part 2
Viet Minh
National Liberation Front (NLF)
Impact of French colonization
Ho Chi Minh
Viet Minh as it would become known to the world, was a Commun…
Vietnamese political organization formed on Dec. 20, 1960, to…
Took land ownership away from vietnamese, privatized land, st…
6th name he adopted, dad was a confucian scholar, his goal is…
Viet Minh
Viet Minh as it would become known to the world, was a Commun…
National Liberation Front (NLF)
Vietnamese political organization formed on Dec. 20, 1960, to…
14 terms
Vietnam War Essay Information PART 2 4-14-16
Communist, US, involvement, Green Bere…
185,000, soldiers, combat, 1965, army,…
climax, involvement, tet offensive, su…
March 31, Johnson, limiting, bombing,…
With the possibility of a ______ victory, the ____ decided to…
More than _______ U.S. ______ were in _____ by late _____. Wi…
This event is considered to be the ____ of U.S. ______. The _…
On ____ ____, President _______ declared that he was _____ th…
Communist, US, involvement, Green Bere…
With the possibility of a ______ victory, the ____ decided to…
185,000, soldiers, combat, 1965, army,…
More than _______ U.S. ______ were in _____ by late _____. Wi…
Lecture 21: Part 2 -- Eisenhower portion of Vietnam
Eisenhower idea?
Eisenhower theory explained?
By 1956...?
What did North want?
Domino Theory
Domino Theory: If 1 region of Asia becomes communist, all of…
France leaves war b/c of issues -- 17th parallel, north is co…
North Vietnam wanted to unify whole country but don't want to…
Eisenhower idea?
Domino Theory
Eisenhower theory explained?
Domino Theory: If 1 region of Asia becomes communist, all of…
19 terms
Vietnam Part Two
WIA
KIA
MIA
POW
Wounded In Action
Killed In Action
Missing In Action
Prisoner Of War
WIA
Wounded In Action
KIA
Killed In Action
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