Ch 8: Participants & Strategies in the Vietnam War

About This Chapter

Use the engaging video lessons in this chapter to learn about the participants and strategies involved in the Vietnam War. Quizzes throughout the chapter are available to test your knowledge of this topic.

Participants & Strategies in the Vietnam War - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

The Vietnam War is an important part of American history. You can use these lessons to supplement your understanding about the participants and strategies used in order to fully grasp the impact of the war. In this chapter, our instructors use video lessons to explain the Vietnam War's events and participants. The quizzes at the end of each lesson will help you test your knowledge along the way. The lessons in this chapter can help you learn more about:

  • The armies of Northern Vietnam and their tactics
  • How the changes in South Vietnam's leadership impacted the United States' war efforts
  • What tactics were used by the United States during the ground war in Vietnam
  • What factors contributed to the United States' defeat and how these failures impacted the participating parties

Video Objective
People's Army of Vietnam and the National Liberation Front Learn about the operations ans tactics of the People's Army of Vietnam and the National Liberation Front.
A Revolving Door of Leadership in South Vietnam Discover the impacts South Vietnam leadership changes had on the United States after the death of Ngo Dinh Diem.
The Vietnam Ground War: U.S. Military Strategy & Policy Study the military strategy of the U.S. during the ground war in Vietnam.
Causes of American Defeat in the Vietnam War Analyze the reasons the U.S. was defeated in Vietnam and the repercussions of their mistakes.

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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