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The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
France
domino theory
Indochinese Communist Party leader and planner of Vietnamese…
organization whose goal it was to rid Vietnam of foreign rule
Vietnam was a Southeast Asian imperialist colony belonging to…
countries on the brink of falling to Communism, waiting to fa…
Ho Chi Minh
Indochinese Communist Party leader and planner of Vietnamese…
Vietminh
organization whose goal it was to rid Vietnam of foreign rule
30 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Hanoi
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
theory meant that countries on the brink of communism were li…
capital of North Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
Vietminh
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
11 terms
Vietnam War: Nixon Years
What period was the Nixon Years?
What is impoundment?
Explain the political paranoia.
What was Nixon's Southern Scandal?
1969-1974
- withholding necessary funds for programs... - $15 billion in 1…
- Nixon kept list of enemies, and used the FBI to monitor the…
- Nixon tried to appeal to Southern Democrats upset over dese…
What period was the Nixon Years?
1969-1974
What is impoundment?
- withholding necessary funds for programs... - $15 billion in 1…
10 terms
The Vietnam War Years Quiz
Berlin Wall
Domino theory
Peace Corps
Cuban Missile Crisis
Barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West Ber…
Committed to the Cold War policy of stopping the spread of co…
Sent volunteers to developing countries to help with digging…
Occurred when American U-2 spy planes discovered soviets inst…
Berlin Wall
Barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West Ber…
Domino theory
Committed to the Cold War policy of stopping the spread of co…
57 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Indochina
France
Ho Chi Minh
Viet Minh
a peninsula of southeastern Asia that includes Cambodia, Laos…
America's involvement began when ______ tried to reestablish…
leader of Vietnamise revolutionaries, helped create Indochine…
organization whose goal was to win Vietnams independence from…
Indochina
a peninsula of southeastern Asia that includes Cambodia, Laos…
France
America's involvement began when ______ tried to reestablish…
34 terms
The Vietnam War Years
President Lyndon B. Johnson
President Nixon
Henry kissinger
William Westmoreland
Used Tonkin Gulf incident as reason to deepen U.S. involvemen…
Pushed the idea of Vietnamization of the war to lessen U.S. c…
National security adviser (planned to end involvement in Viet…
American Commander in S. Vietnam who requested more troops
President Lyndon B. Johnson
Used Tonkin Gulf incident as reason to deepen U.S. involvemen…
President Nixon
Pushed the idea of Vietnamization of the war to lessen U.S. c…
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Chapter 30: The Vietnam War Years
Woodrow Wilson
President Truman
Vietminh
Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN)
US president who argued for self-determination (ability to go…
president who *refused to let Vietnam become independent afte…
An organization of *Vietnamese Communists and other nationali…
southern Vietnamese soldiers advised and trained by the US to…
Woodrow Wilson
US president who argued for self-determination (ability to go…
President Truman
president who *refused to let Vietnam become independent afte…
35 terms
Ch. 22 The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Geneva Accords
Communist leader of North Vietnam
an organization whose goal was to win Vietnam's independence…
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
A 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-co…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
an organization whose goal was to win Vietnam's independence…
25 terms
Chapter 29: The Vietnam War Years
Peace Corps
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
Cuban missile crisis
sent volunteers to developing countries to help with projects…
Cuban rebel who had led a revolution against an unpopular dic…
a barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West B…
the U.S. Navy formed a blockade around Cuba to prevent Soviet…
Peace Corps
sent volunteers to developing countries to help with projects…
Fidel Castro
Cuban rebel who had led a revolution against an unpopular dic…
15 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Vietcong
(1890-1969)-Vietnamese communist statesman, nationalist, & Ma…
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
A theory and foreign policy of Eisenhower that if one nation…
1960-1975 A pro-communist group (AKA - National Liberation Fr…
Ho Chi Minh
(1890-1969)-Vietnamese communist statesman, nationalist, & Ma…
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
22 terms
The Vietnam War Years
peace corps
Fidel Castro
Berlin wall
Cuban Missile Crisis
a nonmilitary aid program introduced by John Kennedy
A cuban rebel who had led a revolution against an unpopular d…
a barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West B…
a threat to national security that occurred when the Soviet U…
peace corps
a nonmilitary aid program introduced by John Kennedy
Fidel Castro
A cuban rebel who had led a revolution against an unpopular d…
29 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietcong
Napalm
Hawks
Communist leader of North Vietnam
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
Highly flammable chemical dropped from US planes in firebombi…
Americans who supported the Vietnam War.
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietcong
A group of Communist guerrillas who, with the help of North V…
25 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
leader of North Vietnam
communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
Eisenhower´s explanation for stopping communism
Major French outpost captured by the Vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
18 terms
Vietnam war years
Ho Chi Minh trail
Vietminh
A. Peter Dewey
Domino theory
Ho Chi Minh began supplying arma to the vietcong via a networ…
An organization whose goal it was to win vietnams independenc…
Was sent to assess the explosive situation in Vietnam.
Is where he linked the countries on the brink of communism to…
Ho Chi Minh trail
Ho Chi Minh began supplying arma to the vietcong via a networ…
Vietminh
An organization whose goal it was to win vietnams independenc…
36 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
The Indochinese communist party leader, he staged a number of…
it was an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's ind…
it's when Eisenhower likened the countries on the brink of co…
A French outpost in northwestern Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
The Indochinese communist party leader, he staged a number of…
Vietminh
it was an organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's ind…
11 terms
Vietnam War Years-29
Lunar
Peace Corps
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
Moon
Helped build schools, and dig wells in developing countries.
The leader of Cuba.
A barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West B…
Lunar
Moon
Peace Corps
Helped build schools, and dig wells in developing countries.
59 terms
The Vietnam War Years Vocab
JFK & the New Frontier
Peace Corps
Apollo
Berlin Wall
35th President of the United States; only president to have w…
Volunteers who help third world nations and prevent the sprea…
Part of the Space Race, United States Space Program designed…
A fortified wall surrounding West Berlin, Germany, built in 1…
JFK & the New Frontier
35th President of the United States; only president to have w…
Peace Corps
Volunteers who help third world nations and prevent the sprea…
57 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
Leader of North Vietnam who brought the communist party to th…
An organization whose goals it was to win Vietnam's independe…
He likened the countries on the brink of communism to a row o…
When the Vietminh overran the French outpost in Northwestern…
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of North Vietnam who brought the communist party to th…
Vietminh
An organization whose goals it was to win Vietnam's independe…
31 terms
Vietnam War Years Vocabulary
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
Communist leader of North Vietnam
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
A town of northwest Vietnam near the Laos border. The French…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
An organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalis…
28 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietcong
Napalm
Hawks
A network of paths used by North Vietnam to transport supplie…
South Viatnamese Communists whom with North Viatnamese suppor…
A gasoline-based substance used in bombs that U.S. planes dro…
A person who supported a U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War…
Ho Chi Minh
A network of paths used by North Vietnam to transport supplie…
Vietcong
South Viatnamese Communists whom with North Viatnamese suppor…
37 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Viteminh
Domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
Leader of north Vietnam
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
Eisenhower's explanation for stopping communism
Major French outpost captured by the Viteminh
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of north Vietnam
Viteminh
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
32 terms
Vietnam war years
ho chi minh
vietminh
domino theory
17th parallel
helped to create Indochina communist party
organization that aims to rid Vietnam of foreign rule (French)
countries can fall to communism like a row of dominoes
division of Vietnam (communists get north and democracy in so…
ho chi minh
helped to create Indochina communist party
vietminh
organization that aims to rid Vietnam of foreign rule (French)
12 terms
Vietnam War Years
Invasion of Cambodia
Kent and Jackson State protests
Nixon presidency
LBJ presidency
1970
1970
1969-1974
1963-1969
Invasion of Cambodia
1970
Kent and Jackson State protests
1970
31 terms
Vietnam War Years Vocab
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dien Bien Phu
Leader of North Vietnam
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
Eisenhower's explanation for stopping communism
Major French outpost captures by the Vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
31 terms
Vietnam War Years Voacab
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Dine Bien Phu
Leader of North Vietnam
Communist group led by Ho chi Minh
Eisenhower's explanation for stopping communism
Major French outpost captured by the vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
Communist group led by Ho chi Minh
16 terms
Vietnam War Years
Peace Corps
Berlin Wall
Cuban Missile Crisis
Domino theory
A nonmilitary aid program introduced by John Kennedy
A barrier of concrete and barbed wire between Communist East…
A threat to national security that occurred when the Soviet U…
The idea that Communism would spread rapidly throughout South…
Peace Corps
A nonmilitary aid program introduced by John Kennedy
Berlin Wall
A barrier of concrete and barbed wire between Communist East…
37 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
Leader of North Vietnam
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
Eisenhower's explanation for stopping communism
Major French outpost captured by the Vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of North Vietnam
Vietminh
Communist group led by Ho Chi Minh
35 terms
The Vietnam war years
This was the United States main goal i…
Who served as the commander of US troo…
In the early years of war a young man…
List the major political and military…
Keep communism from spreading
General William West Moreland
Enrolling in college
Assassination of JFK, Tet , Robert Kennedy balance in the str…
This was the United States main goal i…
Keep communism from spreading
Who served as the commander of US troo…
General William West Moreland
25 terms
The Vietnam war years
guerrilla warfare
napalm
agent orange
tet offensive
surprise attacks by small bands of fighters
the United States used these fiery bombs of jellied gasoline…
the US sprayed this chemical over Viet Cong jungle hideouts b…
the 1968 Viet Cong surprise attack in south Vietnam during th…
guerrilla warfare
surprise attacks by small bands of fighters
napalm
the United States used these fiery bombs of jellied gasoline…
59 terms
The Vietnam War Years Vocab
JFK & the New Frontier
Peace Corps
Apollo
Berlin Wall
35th President of the United States 35th President of the Uni…
Volunteers who help third world nations and prevent the sprea…
Part of the Space Race, United States Space Program designed…
A fortified wall surrounding West Berlin, Germany, built in 1…
JFK & the New Frontier
35th President of the United States 35th President of the Uni…
Peace Corps
Volunteers who help third world nations and prevent the sprea…
The Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
Leader of the Indochinese Communist Party. Organized Vietnam'…
An organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independen…
countries on the brink of communism were a row of dominoes wa…
The French attempted to take back Vietnam but were forced to…
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of the Indochinese Communist Party. Organized Vietnam'…
Vietminh
An organization whose goal it was to win Vietnam's independen…
18 terms
The Vietnam war years
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
26th amendment
Students for a democratic society
Peace corpse
What monument was designed by maya ying lin
What law allowed 18-year-olds to vote
What was one of the most active protest groups and 1968
What is the organization that sends volunteers to developing…
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
What monument was designed by maya ying lin
26th amendment
What law allowed 18-year-olds to vote
27 terms
The Vietnam War Years
Who took over Vietnam after WWII
Who returns to Vietnam to fight for th…
Domino Theory
Geneva Accords
Japan
Minh
Eisenhower's plan to end communism
Divides Vietnam along the 17th parallel
Who took over Vietnam after WWII
Japan
Who returns to Vietnam to fight for th…
Minh
17 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Geneva Accords
Ho Chi Minh Trail
Tokin Gulf Resolution
Leader of North Vietnam
Seperated Vietnam into North and South and set up an election…
Snuck in supplies where the US couldn't find
Allowed the president to do whatever he wants
Ho Chi Minh
Leader of North Vietnam
Geneva Accords
Seperated Vietnam into North and South and set up an election…
20 terms
Vietnam War Years Vocab
Ho Chi Minh
Domino Theory
Geneva Accords
Ngo Dinh Diem
1950s and 60s; communist leader of North Vietnam; used geuril…
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
A 1954 peace agreement that divided Vietnam into Communist-co…
American ally in South Vietnam from 1954 to 1963; his repress…
Ho Chi Minh
1950s and 60s; communist leader of North Vietnam; used geuril…
Domino Theory
A theory that if one nation comes under Communist control, th…
13 terms
Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
Vietcong
Chi Minh Trail
Communist leader who leads the Vietminh, an organization for…
Corrupt leader the US supports in Southern Vietnam (chaos eru…
Southern Vietnamese citizens who support the communist north
Trail of supplies leading through Cambodia from North to Sout…
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader who leads the Vietminh, an organization for…
Ngo Dinh Diem
Corrupt leader the US supports in Southern Vietnam (chaos eru…
20 terms
XXX The Vietnam War Years
Main Goal in Vietnam
General William Westmoreland
Manipulable System
Dien Bien Phu
containment of communism
commander of troops in S Vietnam who wanted more troops, not…
deferment from draft via medical exemptions, college, moving
French outpost where France surrenders their control of Vietnam
Main Goal in Vietnam
containment of communism
General William Westmoreland
commander of troops in S Vietnam who wanted more troops, not…
Vietnam War Years
What European country controlled the V…
Who was the leader of North Vietnam?
Who was the leader of South Vietnam?
Which side did the US support?
France
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
South
What European country controlled the V…
France
Who was the leader of North Vietnam?
Ho Chi Minh
19 terms
The LBJ years in the Vietnam War
Gulf of Tonkin Incident
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Flaming Dart
Rolling Thunder
2 August 1964 ... -USS Maddox is on a DeSoto patrol in North Vie…
-Result of Gulf of Tonkin Incident ... -Gave LBJ a "blank check"…
-Sustained 48hr air attacks initiated after the loss at Pleik…
-Initiated after Flaming Dart during a two hour administrativ…
Gulf of Tonkin Incident
2 August 1964 ... -USS Maddox is on a DeSoto patrol in North Vie…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
-Result of Gulf of Tonkin Incident ... -Gave LBJ a "blank check"…
68 terms
Chapter 22: The Vietnam War Years
Main Idea: Moving Toward Conflict
American Supports France in Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
The US used its military to support South Vietnam to stop the…
The US became involved in Vietnam in 1950 in support of Franc…
Vietnamese revolutionary. He created the Indochinese Communis…
organization founded by Ho Chi Minh. Its goal was to win Viet…
Main Idea: Moving Toward Conflict
The US used its military to support South Vietnam to stop the…
American Supports France in Vietnam
The US became involved in Vietnam in 1950 in support of Franc…
16 terms
Chapter 14 The Vietnam War Years
Peace Corps
Berlin Wall
Cuban Missile crisis
domino theory
volunteers sent to developing countries to help with projects…
a barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West G…
a threat to national security that occurred when the Soviet U…
the idea that Communism would spread rapidly throughout South…
Peace Corps
volunteers sent to developing countries to help with projects…
Berlin Wall
a barrier of concrete and barbed wire between East and West G…
37 terms
Chapter 22 Vietnam War Years
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
A communist leader who was the founder and leader of Indochin…
An organization formed by Ho Chi Minh whose goal was to win V…
Analogy made by President Eisenhower in which he likened the…
Location in northwestern Vietnam where a French outpost was o…
Ho Chi Minh
A communist leader who was the founder and leader of Indochin…
Vietminh
An organization formed by Ho Chi Minh whose goal was to win V…
27 terms
Chapter 14 - The Vietnam War Years
Peace Corps
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
Cuban missile crisis
organization that send volunteers to developing countries to…
became leader of Cuba and established a Communist government
built to divide East and West Berlin in 1961
when the U.S. discovered Soviet nuclear missiles being instal…
Peace Corps
organization that send volunteers to developing countries to…
Fidel Castro
became leader of Cuba and established a Communist government
174 terms
The Vietnam War Years Chapter 30
When did America's involvement in Viet…
What did American do to strengthen tie…
Who was the leader of the Indochinese…
What did the French do?
1950 during the French and Indochina War
Provided French with massive economic and military support
Hi Chi Minh
Condemned him to death for rebellious activity
When did America's involvement in Viet…
1950 during the French and Indochina War
What did American do to strengthen tie…
Provided French with massive economic and military support
37 terms
Chapter 22: 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…
37 terms
Ch 22 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…
32 terms
The Vietnam War Years (CH 22)
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
Vietnamese revolutionary who became the Communist leader of N…
an organization of Vietnamese Communists who, with North Viet…
the idea that if a nation falls under communist control, near…
place where the French surrendered to the Vietminh in 1954
Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese revolutionary who became the Communist leader of N…
Vietminh
an organization of Vietnamese Communists who, with North Viet…
20 terms
Vietnam War year 10
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
guerilla warfare
President Truman
North Vietnamese communist leader
leader of South Vietnam.
A form of fighting where the enemy is hidden
US President at the beginning of the Vietnam War
Ho Chi Minh
North Vietnamese communist leader
Ngo Dinh Diem
leader of South Vietnam.
50 terms
The Vietnam War Years-Chapter 22
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
Eisenhower explained that this theory meant that countries on…
a French outpost (in NW Vietnam) which was overrun by the Vie…
Ho Chi Minh
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
Vietminh
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
19 terms
Chapter 30: The Vietnam War Years
President Truman
Vietminh
Ho Chi Minh
Dien Bien Phu
president who *refused to let Vietnam become independent afte…
An organization of *Vietnamese Communists and other nationali…
*Went to the Versailles Treaty to ask to be free of colonial…
The place that the final battle took place that forced the…
President Truman
president who *refused to let Vietnam become independent afte…
Vietminh
An organization of *Vietnamese Communists and other nationali…
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