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John F Kennedy and the Vietnam War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Buddhists began protesting against the Diem regime in response to _____.

Question 2 2. What South Vietnamese general was in charge of the November coup against Ngo Dinh Diem?

Question 3 3. The Military Assistance Advisory Group (MAAG) was transitioned into which of the following organizations?

Question 4 4. Why did McNamara's strategy of continued escalation of the Vietnam War turn out to be wrong?

Question 5 5. In an attempt to make sure Vietnam did not fall into the hands of communists, President Lyndon Johnson approved _____, a security measure that _____ the war against North Vietnam.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was suggested in the Taylor-Rostow Report?

Question 7 7. Why did Ball oppose American escalation of the Vietnam war as a way of fighting communism?

Question 8 8. The notion of a credibility gap developed following the questionable reporting of this engagement.

Question 9 9. The replacement of Frederick Nolting Jr. as Ambassador to South Vietnam in 1963 by _____ signaled a change from the United States' previous _____ of Ngo Dinh Diem.

Question 10 10. What operation called for American advisors to train members of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam and Republic of Vietnam Air Force?

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Question 11 11. The large-scale use of herbicides as a defoliant was approved under _____ in order to _____.

Question 12 12. Why did CIA Director McCone reject President Johnson's war strategy?

Question 13 13. Tribesmen of the Central Highlands, such as the Montagnards, were drafted into a group known as the _____.

Question 14 14. What was one of the statistical models for measuring American success in the Vietnam War?

Question 15 15. Why did the Taylor-Rostow Report advocate for an increase in American troops in Vietnam?

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