Vietnam Quiz2 study guide - Quiz Date: Tuesday, February 7

  1. Vietnamese History of Resistance: What does Vietnamese history reveal about how they will tolerate outside rulers? 
  2. Why does U.S. support French in Vietnam?  How does U.S. support French?  Why is supporting French a difficult decision for U.S.?
  3. Describe U.S. role in Vietnam after French leave.
  4. Vietnam is considered a civil war.  Who is fighting whom?  What side does U.S. support?  Why?
  5. How / why does the U.S. use it’s military in Vietnam?  What events get the U.S. more involved?
  6. Describe what the Hawks want and 3 reasons why they think it is a good idea.
  7. Describe what the Doves want and 3 reasons why they think it is a good idea.
  8. SE Asia Map: be able to label Vietnam and surrounding countries + bodies of water. (pg 774 text and handout)
  9. Terms to know: