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The Vietnam War After American Involvement Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements is true about the fall of Saigon?

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Question 2 2. Which of the following senators presented amendments destined to restrict the number of military troops in Southeast Asia?

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Question 3 3. The evacuation of American personnel and South Vietnamese civilians out of Saigon was referred to as:

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Question 4 4. Which of the following organizations was replaced by the Defense Attaché Office (DAO) in South Vietnam?

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Question 5 5. Which of the following organizations ordered the Operation Frequent Wind?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following communist leaders carried out a radical reorganization of Cambodian society?

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Question 7 7. Which of the following was a radical Cambodian communist organization?

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Question 8 8. Which of the following countries signed an alliance pact with Vietnam in 1975?

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Question 9 9. Who was Souvanna Phouma?

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Question 10 10. Who fought firmly against the Khmer Rouge and its leader Pol Pot from 1973 to 1975?

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Question 11 11. The United States attempt to collectively forget about the Vietnam conflict between 1975 and 1981 is known as:

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Question 12 12. Why did many Vietnam veterans turn to drugs and alcohol in the 1970s?

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Question 13 13. Due to continued fear of being trapped in another foreign war, _____ largely opposed a war in Afghanistan and Iraq in the early 2000's.

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Question 14 14. The United States severed all diplomatic relations for 20 years with which of the following countries?

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Question 15 15. The United States' withdrawal from large conflicts between 1975 and 1991 was a byproduct of:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following amendments imposed financial restraints to curtail US military activity in Southeast Asia?

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Question 17 17. After US withdrawal from the war, how long did it take for North Vietnamese troops to reach Saigon?

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Question 18 18. What Cambodian leader carried out a brutal genocide against his people?

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Question 19 19. Laos fell to communism because it was very much influenced by:

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Question 20 20. What was decided in the War Powers Resolution?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following US presidents subscribed to the 'decent interval concept' in order to reduce U.S. responsibility on the demise of South Vietnam?

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Question 22 22. How did Congress react to President Ford's request to support South Vietnam?

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Question 23 23. Choose which of the following attempts by Congress attempted to curb American military operations in Southeast Asia by imposing financial restraints:

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Question 24 24. Which of the following individuals led the anticommunist movement in Cambodia?

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Question 25 25. What was the purpose of dividing Cambodian workers into three-person cells, as described in Brent Scowcroft's Life inside Cambodia?

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Question 26 26. Why is it relevant that Brent Scowcroft's memo on the escape from South Vietnam references a ban on group meetings?

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Question 27 27. Which of the following have been identified as remedies for the 'Vietnam Syndrome'?

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Question 28 28. The Vietnam War officially ended for all interested parties when which of the following occurred?

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Question 29 29. Which of the following was a byproduct of the communist victory in Cambodia and Laos?

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Question 30 30. Why would the communist leadership described in Scowcroft's Life inside Cambodia memo take steps to provide ideological education to very young children while executing teachers?

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The Vietnam War After American Involvement Chapter Exam Instructions

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