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THE VIETNAM WAR

JEOPARDY


The vietnam war
THE VIETNAM WAR

The War

Other

People

Politics

Big Events

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Jellied gasoline that explodes on contact

– 100 Points

What is napalm?



Improving relations with the Soviet Union and china to persuade them to cut back their aid to North Vietnam – 300 Points

What is linkage?


The Vietminh formed initially in Vietnam to persuade them to cut back their aid to North Vietnam – 400 Points

What is win independence from Japan?


A strategy that led troops to count bodies after battles – 500 Points

What were body counts to show that the US was winning the war of attrition?


Soldier whose fate was undetermined 500 – 100 Points

What is MIA?


Forces made up of north and South Vietnamese, but supplied by North Vietnam – 200 Points

Who were the Vietcong?


Fear that a communist Vietnam would lead to other Southeast Asian communist governments – 300 Points

What is the domino theory?


This was a military campaign during the Vietnam War that was launched on January 30, 1968 by forces of the Viet Cong and North Vietnam against South Vietnam, the United States, and their allies. It was a campaign of surprising attacks that were launched against military and civilian commands and control centers throughout South Vietnam, during a period when no attacks were supposed to take place– 400 Points

Double Jeopardy 

What is the Tet Offensive?


Vietcong's battle tactics and ways that American troops countered their tactics– 500 Points

What was battle tactics comprised a flexible mix of guerrilla and conventional warfare battle tactics from the Vietcong and it was countered by napalm, agent orange, and searching for ambushes?



Feared the Vietnam War would draw attention from the civil rights movement

– 200 Points

Who is Martin Luther King?





The place where in 1968 antiwar protesters and police clashed outside – 100 Points

What is Democratic National Convention?


When the French left Vietnam, the U.S. stepped in to – 200 Points

What was it to be the principle protector of the new government?


The main reason that President Johnson refused to order a full-scale invasion of North Vietnam was his fear of this – 300 Points

What is bringing China into the war?


The reason Kennedy felt the need to step up in Vietnam – 400 Points

What is the Republicans accusing the Democrats of losing China to communism?


Many government officials during the Johnson administration privately questioned the war while publicly defending it– 500 Points

What were the Pentagon Papers?



It temporarily divided Vietnam along the 17 100 th parallel – 200 Points

What were the Geneva Accords?


The results of Nixon’s decision to invade Cambodia – 300 Points

What is the repealing of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution?


The two events that led Truman to help France in Vietnam – 400 Points

What is the fall of China to communism and the outbreak of the Korean War?


He was the democratic candidate assassinated in a California hotel – 500 Points

Who was Robert Kennedy?


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