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Ch 9: Cambodia & Laos in the Vietnam War

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In this chapter you can use engaging video lessons to better understand the importance of Cambodia and Laos in the Vietnam War. Throughout the chapter lesson quizzes are available to test your knowledge of this subject.

Cambodia & Laos in the Vietnam War - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Two neighbors of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, were also deeply impacted by the Vietnam War and other conflicts during the time period. Instructors in this chapter will use engaging video lessons to describe how U.S. involvement in Vietnam was also linked to other conflicts such as the Cambodian-Vietnamese War. At the end of each lesson, you can use quizzes to test yourself on the material covered in this chapter. The lessons in this chapter include information on:

  • The bombing campaign carried out under President Nixon and its effect on Vietnam and neighboring countries
  • What caused the fall of Cambodia and Laos in 1975 and why this is important
  • The Cambodian-Vietnamese War and the Cambodian genocide
  • How the United States' war with North Vietnam impacted the Cambodian-Vietnamese War

Video Objective
Cambodia and Laos: Impact of Major Operations Under Nixon Evaluate the impact that President Nixon's bombings had in Vietnam and their neighboring countries.
Communism Spreads During the Vietnam War: Cambodia and Laos Analyze the fall of Cambodia and Laos in 1975 and the significance of these events.
Cambodian-Vietnamese War: Causes & Effects Consider the events of the Cambodian-Vietnam War and the Cambodian genocide.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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