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Lyndon B. Johnson and the Vietnam War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who was the first successor of Ngo Dinh Diem?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was a program organized by the United States Marine Corps in order to win over the hearts and minds of villagers as well as gain troop support?

Question 3 3. What was the primary responsibility of the PAVN before the Tet Offensive ?

Question 4 4. President Lyndon B. Johnson's reluctance to escalate American involvement in Vietnam in 1964 was due to _____

Question 5 5. The first major antiwar protest during the 1965-1968 era came as a teach-in. Which group and at which institution was it sponsored by?

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Question 6 6. Why did Johnson launch Operation Pierce Arrow in August, 1964?

Question 7 7. Phase III of the three phase victory plan called for _____.

Question 8 8. How were American naval destroyers used in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Desoto Patrols?

Question 9 9. What was the strategic rationale for Operation Rolling Thunder?

Question 10 10. Operation Flaming Dart was an American response to which incident?

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Question 11 11. What brought the end of the Khanh regime?

Question 12 12. Which of the following individuals did NOT openly protest against the Vietnam War?

Question 13 13. The southern insurgency led by the NLF was successful until the _____

Question 14 14. Why was the constant change in leadership in South Vietnam problematic to the United States' war effort?

Question 15 15. What was the July Decision?

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Question 16 16. What quantitative method was used to determine American success in the Vietnam War?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was an air operation in Laos?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was an aspect of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution?

Question 19 19. Which tactic did the United States Army use against the National Liberation Front and People's Army of Vietnam within South Vietnam?

Question 20 20. The antiwar movement, by Americans, from 1965 to 1968 was to _____.

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Question 21 21. The first American combat troops landed in Da Nang, South Vietnam on March 8, 1965. This affected the war by _____

Question 22 22. What did the political struggle waged by the PAVN and the NLF consist of?

Question 23 23. Who proposed a three phase plan for victory in the Vietnam War?

Question 24 24. Which of the following was a primary reason for the fall of the Thieu-Ky regime ?

Question 25 25. The first attack against American forces by North Vietnam occurred during which event?

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Question 26 26. Phan Khac Suu and Phan Huy Quat established which of the following?

Question 27 27. In an effort to provide North Vietnam with a window to negotiate after a punishing aerial bombardment, President Lyndon B. Johnson occasionally called for which of the following?

Question 28 28. Which of the following was NOT among the reasons for Martin Luther King Jr. to speak out against the Vietnam War?

Question 29 29. The foremost goal of North Vietnam during the Vietnam War was which of the following?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was known as the military division of South Vietnam?

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