The Cold War in America: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who was the first individual to be supported by the United States as the leader of South Vietnam?

Question 2 2. Why was 1963 such a pivotal year in Vietnam for the United States?

Question 3 3. McCarthyism (and its questionable tactics) was first nationally questioned under which federal trial?

Question 4 4. In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?

Question 5 5. How did Senator Joseph McCarthy work to rid the United States of communism?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?

Question 7 7. How did activities in Berlin in 1961 affect the Cold War?

Question 8 8. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

Question 9 9. How did the Watkins Committee attempt to end McCarthy's witch hunt?

Question 10 10. What was the prominent preparedness film that was produced during the Cold War era?

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Question 11 11. How did General MacArthur's ideas about the Korean War differ from President Truman's?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 13 13. How did the Red Scare affect the lives of everyday Americans?

Question 14 14. The foremost goal of the United States during the Korean War was which of the following?

Question 15 15. Who was the leader of the Viet Minh during the First Indochina War and, eventually, during the Vietnam War?

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Question 16 16. How did President Kennedy's flexible response notion of foreign policy impact the containment policy?

Question 17 17. Why did the United States resort to sending ground troops to the conflict in Vietnam in 1965?

Question 18 18. How did President Truman try to eliminate communism affecting the employees within the federal government?

Question 19 19. Who did Joseph McCarthy NOT accuse of being a suspected communist?

Question 20 20. President Kennedy's strategy during the Vietnam War included which of the following?

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Question 21 21. American involvement in Vietnam spanned over the course of how many years?

Question 22 22. How did Congress work to investigate alleged communist supporters?

Question 23 23. During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.

Question 24 24. Which of the following was NOT a nation in which the U.S. battled communism during the Cold War?

Question 25 25. How did John F. Kennedy work to fight communism during his brief presidency?

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Question 26 26. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

Question 27 27. Why is the Potsdam conference linked to the start of the Cold War?

Question 28 28. Who were the two combatants in the Korean War, and who were their allies?

Question 29 29. How did Eisenhower feel about the military-industrial complex?

Question 30 30. How did the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution influence the authority of President Johnson?

The Cold War in America: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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