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What was the first foreign crisis President John F. Kennedy faced? a. Cuba b. Laos c. Cambodia d. Vietnam
Sputnik was launched by what country?
President John F. Kennedy tried to convince the Soviets to agree to a _______.
Ban on nuclear testing
What did president Kennedy order in response to the missile build up in Cuba?
In 1969, which United States space program fulfilled Kennedy’s challenge to the nation?
The Apollo Project
True/False After the Gulf of Tonkin resolution was passed, the number of United States troops in Vietnam increased?
True/False Agent Orange was a chemical herbicide that was used to help kill off jungle growth in Vietnam, but also was the cause of health problems in many people
According to the Geneva Accords, whose Communist forces would occupy North Vietnam?
Ho Chi Minh
The _____ added a new dimension to warfare. It took soldiers into battle, supplied them, and evacuated the wounded and the dead.
Who was the Secretary of Defense sent to Vietnam on a fact-finding mission? a. JFK b. Robert Kennedy c. Henry Kissinger d. Robert Mc. Namara
Robert Mc. Namara
True/False Richard M. Nixon won a majority of votes in the 1968 presidential election.
Students and other opponents of the Vietnam War became known as ________.
Who was the “silent majority’s” 1968 presidential candidate?
Richard M. Nixon
_______ was the turning point in the Vietnam War.
________ was the American Commander in Vietnam?
True/False Vietnamization was President Nixon’s plan to defeat North Vietnam.
False Vietnamization was Nixon’s plan for America to begin to take less of a role in Vietnam and begin turning the majority of the fighting over to the South Vietnamese.
Maya Ying Lin designed the ___________ in Washington D. C.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
_______ ordered the bombing of enemy supply routes in Laos and Cambodia.
______ fired into the crowd at Kent State, killing 4 students and wounding at least 9 more.
The National Guard
Henry Kissinger represented the United States at the ____________.
Paris Peace Talks
The Cuban Missile Crisis occurred during the _____ administration?
_______ was assassinated after winning the California primary.
Robert F. Kennedy
What did some Vietnam War protestors do to show their opposition to the draft?
Burned their Draft Cards
The radical ideas of many young people in the 1960 s created a ____
_____ was the Chicago Mayor who had police control anti-war activists at the 1968 Democratic Convention.
Richard J. Daley