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What was that called? <ul><li>This was Nixon’s term for lessening the level of US involvement and increasing the responsib...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was Nixon’s term for lessening the level of US involvement and increasing the responsib...
Question: the O’Doyle category <ul><li>During World War II, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>
Question: the O’Doyle category <ul><li>During World War II, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>Japan
Picture this… <ul><li>What/who are these monks protesting? </li></ul>
Picture this… <ul><li>What/who are these monks protesting? </li></ul>Diem
Question: The O’Doyle Category <ul><li>Who lost at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu ? </li></ul>
Question: The O’Doyle Category <ul><li>Who lost at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu ? </li></ul>The French
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>Who might have said this? </li></ul><ul><li>“ I won over 100% of the popular vote in m...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>Who might have said this? </li></ul><ul><li>“ I won over 100% of the popular vote in m...
Question   <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Vietcong </li></ul>
Question   <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Vietcong </li></ul>Their side
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I quoted the Declaration of Independence hoping to gain US support .” </li></ul>
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I quoted the Declaration of Independence hoping to gain US support .” </li></ul>Ho C...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I subscribed to the Madman Theory…but they didn’t buy it.” </li></ul>
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I subscribed to the Madman Theory…but they didn’t buy it.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the original President to side with South Vietnam; I gave them a few bucks and...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the original President to side with South Vietnam; I gave them a few bucks and...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I love playing dominoes…heck, I’m going to develop a theory based on dominoes.” </li...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I love playing dominoes…heck, I’m going to develop a theory based on dominoes.” </li...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ As president I could not afford another Cold War defeat…so I increased our ‘advisors...
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ As president I could not afford another Cold War defeat…so I increased our ‘advisors...
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the US president when Diem was assassinated.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the US president when Diem was assassinated.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ People liked my leadership so much in Vietnam that they lit themselves on fire.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ People liked my leadership so much in Vietnam that they lit themselves on fire.” </li></ul>Ngo...
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>National Liberation Front </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>National Liberation Front </li></ul>Their side
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1972 election.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1972 election.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
Question <ul><li>For over 1,000 years, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>For over 1,000 years, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>China
Birds <ul><li>Hawk or Dove? </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King </li></ul>
Birds <ul><li>Hawk or Dove? </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King </li></ul>Dove
Picture this… <ul><li>In what year is this occurring? 1968, 1972, 1975? </li></ul>
Picture this… <ul><li>In what year is this occurring? 1968, 1972, 1975? </li></ul>1975
Picture this <ul><li>At what university did this occur? </li></ul>
Picture this <ul><li>At what university did this occur? </li></ul>Kent State
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I sent in the Green Berets.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I sent in the Green Berets.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
Question  <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>South Vietnam </li></ul>
Question  <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>South Vietnam </li></ul>Our side
Where in the World? <ul><li>Where the Pathet Lao lived </li></ul>
Where in the World? <ul><li>Where the Pathet Lao lived </li></ul>Laos
Where in the World? <ul><li>The USS Maddox was “attacked” here </li></ul>
Where in the World? <ul><li>The USS Maddox was “attacked” here </li></ul>The Gulf of Tonkin
By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>25% </li></ul>
By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>25% </li></ul>The percentage of US sold...
Really or not really? <ul><li>LBJ’s air war cost the US more than it cost the North Vietnamese </li></ul>
Really or not really? <ul><li>LBJ’s air war cost the US more than it cost the North Vietnamese </li></ul>Really
Really or not really? <ul><li>A higher percentage of US soldiers were drafted in World War II than were drafted in Vietnam...
Really or not really? <ul><li>A higher percentage of US soldiers were drafted in World War II than were drafted in Vietnam...
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Which event came first: Gulf of Tonkin Incident or My Lai Massacre </li></ul>
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Which event came first: Gulf of Tonkin Incident or My Lai Massacre </li></ul>Gulf of Tonkin
Picture this… <ul><li>Why are these people running? </li></ul>
Picture this… <ul><li>Why are these people running? </li></ul>Napalm attack
By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>19 </li></ul>
By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>19 </li></ul>The average age of the US ...
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Charlie </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Charlie </li></ul>Their side
Question <ul><li>I shot Bobby Kennedy; who am I? </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>I shot Bobby Kennedy; who am I? </li></ul>Sirhan Sirhan
Question <ul><li>Where was Martin Luther King shot? (City and State) </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>Where was Martin Luther King shot? (City and State) </li></ul>Memphis, Tennessee
Question <ul><li>I was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1968; who am I? </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>I was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1968; who am I? </li></ul>Hubert Humphrey
Picture this…. <ul><li>During what event is this occurring? </li></ul>
Picture this…. <ul><li>During what event is this occurring? </li></ul>Tet Offensive
Picture this… <ul><li>What event just took place? </li></ul>
Picture this… <ul><li>What event just took place? </li></ul>My Lai Massacre
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Congress granted me the Tonkin Gulf Resolution.” </li></ul>
Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Congress granted me the Tonkin Gulf Resolution.” </li></ul>LBJ
Really or not really? <ul><li>The highest levels of US troop involvement occurred during the Richard Nixon presidency. </l...
Really or not really? <ul><li>The highest levels of US troop involvement occurred during the Richard Nixon presidency. </l...
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1968 election.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1968 election.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Pathet Lao </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Pathet Lao </li></ul>Their side
By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>58,000 </li></ul>
By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>58,000 </li></ul>The number of US soldie...
By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of the following number? </li></ul><ul><li>2.6 million </li></ul>
By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of the following number? </li></ul><ul><li>2.6 million </li></ul>The numbe...
What’s the word? <ul><li>This was the name of LBJ’s bombing campaign on the North… </li></ul>
What’s the word? <ul><li>This was the name of LBJ’s bombing campaign on the North… </li></ul>Operation Rolling Thunder
What was that called? <ul><li>This conference established the 17 th  parallel as the dividing line between North and South...
What was that called? <ul><li>This conference established the 17 th  parallel as the dividing line between North and South...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the attack by the North on the South once American troops had left…this...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the attack by the North on the South once American troops had left…this...
Who are they? <ul><li>This group’s mission was to “out guerilla the guerillas.” </li></ul>
Who are they? <ul><li>This group’s mission was to “out guerilla the guerillas.” </li></ul>Tiger Force
What’s it called? <ul><li>This was the supply line from the north to the south </li></ul>
What’s it called? <ul><li>This was the supply line from the north to the south </li></ul>Ho Chi Minh trail
What was it called? <ul><li>This was the North Vietnamese attack of over 100 cities and 12 military bases </li></ul>
What was it called? <ul><li>This was the North Vietnamese attack of over 100 cities and 12 military bases </li></ul>Tet Of...
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Johnson or Nixon? </li></ul>
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Johnson or Nixon? </li></ul>Johnson
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Vietnam was the cornerstone of the Free World in Southeast Asia.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Vietnam was the cornerstone of the Free World in Southeast Asia.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Truman or Eisenhower? </li></ul>
Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Truman or Eisenhower? </li></ul>Truman
What’s the term? <ul><li>The forced relocation of South Vietnamese peasants to prevent NLF influence </li></ul>
What’s the term? <ul><li>The forced relocation of South Vietnamese peasants to prevent NLF influence </li></ul>Strategic H...
What’s the term? <ul><li>This was William Westmoreland’s term for the number of dead Vietcong </li></ul>
What’s the term? <ul><li>This was William Westmoreland’s term for the number of dead Vietcong </li></ul>Body Count
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Ho Chi Minh </li></ul>
Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Ho Chi Minh </li></ul>Their side
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I worked to negotiate a truce with North Vietnam under the Nixon administration.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I worked to negotiate a truce with North Vietnam under the Nixon administration.” </li></ul>He...
Need a date? <ul><li>Why does this date matter: March 5, 1965? </li></ul>
Need a date? <ul><li>Why does this date matter: March 5, 1965? </li></ul>First combat troops deployed to Vietnam
What was that called? <ul><li>Daniel Ellsberg published this in 1971, which exposed that the government was deliberately m...
What was that called? <ul><li>Daniel Ellsberg published this in 1971, which exposed that the government was deliberately m...
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I widened the war by bombing Cambodia.” </li></ul>
Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I widened the war by bombing Cambodia.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the killings led by Lt. William Calley, which women, children, and old ...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the killings led by Lt. William Calley, which women, children, and old ...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the CIA-sponsored operative which killed over 20,000 Vietnamese, including suspecte...
What was that called? <ul><li>This was the CIA-sponsored operative which killed over 20,000 Vietnamese, including suspecte...
Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on January 27, 1973? </li></ul>
Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on January 27, 1973? </li></ul>A cease fire occurred
Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on August 4, 1964? </li></ul>
Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on August 4, 1964? </li></ul>The 2 nd  alleged attack on the USS Maddox
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  1. 1. Review Questions
  2. 2. What was that called? <ul><li>This was Nixon’s term for lessening the level of US involvement and increasing the responsibility of the South Vietnamese </li></ul>
  3. 3. What was that called? <ul><li>This was Nixon’s term for lessening the level of US involvement and increasing the responsibility of the South Vietnamese </li></ul>Vietnamization
  4. 4. Question: the O’Doyle category <ul><li>During World War II, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Question: the O’Doyle category <ul><li>During World War II, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>Japan
  6. 6. Picture this… <ul><li>What/who are these monks protesting? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Picture this… <ul><li>What/who are these monks protesting? </li></ul>Diem
  8. 8. Question: The O’Doyle Category <ul><li>Who lost at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu ? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Question: The O’Doyle Category <ul><li>Who lost at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu ? </li></ul>The French
  10. 10. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>Who might have said this? </li></ul><ul><li>“ I won over 100% of the popular vote in my election? </li></ul>
  11. 11. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>Who might have said this? </li></ul><ul><li>“ I won over 100% of the popular vote in my election? </li></ul>Ngo Dihn Diem
  12. 12. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Vietcong </li></ul>
  13. 13. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Vietcong </li></ul>Their side
  14. 14. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I quoted the Declaration of Independence hoping to gain US support .” </li></ul>
  15. 15. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I quoted the Declaration of Independence hoping to gain US support .” </li></ul>Ho Chi Minh
  16. 16. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I subscribed to the Madman Theory…but they didn’t buy it.” </li></ul>
  17. 17. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I subscribed to the Madman Theory…but they didn’t buy it.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
  18. 18. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the original President to side with South Vietnam; I gave them a few bucks and 300 advisors.” </li></ul>
  19. 19. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the original President to side with South Vietnam; I gave them a few bucks and 300 advisors.” </li></ul>Harry S. Truman
  20. 20. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I love playing dominoes…heck, I’m going to develop a theory based on dominoes.” </li></ul>
  21. 21. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I love playing dominoes…heck, I’m going to develop a theory based on dominoes.” </li></ul>Dwight “Ike” Eisenhower
  22. 22. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ As president I could not afford another Cold War defeat…so I increased our ‘advisors’ from 700 to 16,000.” </li></ul>
  23. 23. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ As president I could not afford another Cold War defeat…so I increased our ‘advisors’ from 700 to 16,000.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
  24. 24. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the US president when Diem was assassinated.” </li></ul>
  25. 25. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I was the US president when Diem was assassinated.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
  26. 26. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ People liked my leadership so much in Vietnam that they lit themselves on fire.” </li></ul>
  27. 27. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ People liked my leadership so much in Vietnam that they lit themselves on fire.” </li></ul>Ngo Dinh Diem
  28. 28. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>National Liberation Front </li></ul>
  29. 29. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>National Liberation Front </li></ul>Their side
  30. 30. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1972 election.” </li></ul>
  31. 31. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1972 election.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
  32. 32. Question <ul><li>For over 1,000 years, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>
  33. 33. Question <ul><li>For over 1,000 years, what country ruled Vietnam? </li></ul>China
  34. 34. Birds <ul><li>Hawk or Dove? </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King </li></ul>
  35. 35. Birds <ul><li>Hawk or Dove? </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King </li></ul>Dove
  36. 36. Picture this… <ul><li>In what year is this occurring? 1968, 1972, 1975? </li></ul>
  37. 37. Picture this… <ul><li>In what year is this occurring? 1968, 1972, 1975? </li></ul>1975
  38. 38. Picture this <ul><li>At what university did this occur? </li></ul>
  39. 39. Picture this <ul><li>At what university did this occur? </li></ul>Kent State
  40. 40. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I sent in the Green Berets.” </li></ul>
  41. 41. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I sent in the Green Berets.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
  42. 42. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>South Vietnam </li></ul>
  43. 43. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>South Vietnam </li></ul>Our side
  44. 44. Where in the World? <ul><li>Where the Pathet Lao lived </li></ul>
  45. 45. Where in the World? <ul><li>Where the Pathet Lao lived </li></ul>Laos
  46. 46. Where in the World? <ul><li>The USS Maddox was “attacked” here </li></ul>
  47. 47. Where in the World? <ul><li>The USS Maddox was “attacked” here </li></ul>The Gulf of Tonkin
  48. 48. By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>25% </li></ul>
  49. 49. By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>25% </li></ul>The percentage of US soldiers who were drafted in the Vietnam war
  50. 50. Really or not really? <ul><li>LBJ’s air war cost the US more than it cost the North Vietnamese </li></ul>
  51. 51. Really or not really? <ul><li>LBJ’s air war cost the US more than it cost the North Vietnamese </li></ul>Really
  52. 52. Really or not really? <ul><li>A higher percentage of US soldiers were drafted in World War II than were drafted in Vietnam. </li></ul>
  53. 53. Really or not really? <ul><li>A higher percentage of US soldiers were drafted in World War II than were drafted in Vietnam. </li></ul>Really
  54. 54. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Which event came first: Gulf of Tonkin Incident or My Lai Massacre </li></ul>
  55. 55. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Which event came first: Gulf of Tonkin Incident or My Lai Massacre </li></ul>Gulf of Tonkin
  56. 56. Picture this… <ul><li>Why are these people running? </li></ul>
  57. 57. Picture this… <ul><li>Why are these people running? </li></ul>Napalm attack
  58. 58. By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>19 </li></ul>
  59. 59. By the numbers… <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>19 </li></ul>The average age of the US soldier in Vietnam
  60. 60. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Charlie </li></ul>
  61. 61. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Charlie </li></ul>Their side
  62. 62. Question <ul><li>I shot Bobby Kennedy; who am I? </li></ul>
  63. 63. Question <ul><li>I shot Bobby Kennedy; who am I? </li></ul>Sirhan Sirhan
  64. 64. Question <ul><li>Where was Martin Luther King shot? (City and State) </li></ul>
  65. 65. Question <ul><li>Where was Martin Luther King shot? (City and State) </li></ul>Memphis, Tennessee
  66. 66. Question <ul><li>I was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1968; who am I? </li></ul>
  67. 67. Question <ul><li>I was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1968; who am I? </li></ul>Hubert Humphrey
  68. 68. Picture this…. <ul><li>During what event is this occurring? </li></ul>
  69. 69. Picture this…. <ul><li>During what event is this occurring? </li></ul>Tet Offensive
  70. 70. Picture this… <ul><li>What event just took place? </li></ul>
  71. 71. Picture this… <ul><li>What event just took place? </li></ul>My Lai Massacre
  72. 72. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Congress granted me the Tonkin Gulf Resolution.” </li></ul>
  73. 73. Question: Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Congress granted me the Tonkin Gulf Resolution.” </li></ul>LBJ
  74. 74. Really or not really? <ul><li>The highest levels of US troop involvement occurred during the Richard Nixon presidency. </li></ul>
  75. 75. Really or not really? <ul><li>The highest levels of US troop involvement occurred during the Richard Nixon presidency. </li></ul>Not really
  76. 76. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1968 election.” </li></ul>
  77. 77. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I won the 1968 election.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
  78. 78. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Pathet Lao </li></ul>
  79. 79. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Pathet Lao </li></ul>Their side
  80. 80. By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>58,000 </li></ul>
  81. 81. By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of this number? </li></ul><ul><li>58,000 </li></ul>The number of US soldiers killed in action
  82. 82. By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of the following number? </li></ul><ul><li>2.6 million </li></ul>
  83. 83. By the numbers <ul><li>What is the significance of the following number? </li></ul><ul><li>2.6 million </li></ul>The number of US soldiers who served in-country in Vietnam
  84. 84. What’s the word? <ul><li>This was the name of LBJ’s bombing campaign on the North… </li></ul>
  85. 85. What’s the word? <ul><li>This was the name of LBJ’s bombing campaign on the North… </li></ul>Operation Rolling Thunder
  86. 86. What was that called? <ul><li>This conference established the 17 th parallel as the dividing line between North and South Vietnam </li></ul>
  87. 87. What was that called? <ul><li>This conference established the 17 th parallel as the dividing line between North and South Vietnam </li></ul>Geneva Conference
  88. 88. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the attack by the North on the South once American troops had left…this brought about the fall of Saigon </li></ul>
  89. 89. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the attack by the North on the South once American troops had left…this brought about the fall of Saigon </li></ul>Ho Chi Minh Offensive
  90. 90. Who are they? <ul><li>This group’s mission was to “out guerilla the guerillas.” </li></ul>
  91. 91. Who are they? <ul><li>This group’s mission was to “out guerilla the guerillas.” </li></ul>Tiger Force
  92. 92. What’s it called? <ul><li>This was the supply line from the north to the south </li></ul>
  93. 93. What’s it called? <ul><li>This was the supply line from the north to the south </li></ul>Ho Chi Minh trail
  94. 94. What was it called? <ul><li>This was the North Vietnamese attack of over 100 cities and 12 military bases </li></ul>
  95. 95. What was it called? <ul><li>This was the North Vietnamese attack of over 100 cities and 12 military bases </li></ul>Tet Offensive
  96. 96. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Johnson or Nixon? </li></ul>
  97. 97. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Johnson or Nixon? </li></ul>Johnson
  98. 98. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Vietnam was the cornerstone of the Free World in Southeast Asia.” </li></ul>
  99. 99. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ Vietnam was the cornerstone of the Free World in Southeast Asia.” </li></ul>John F. Kennedy
  100. 100. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Truman or Eisenhower? </li></ul>
  101. 101. Chicken or Egg? <ul><li>Who came first: Truman or Eisenhower? </li></ul>Truman
  102. 102. What’s the term? <ul><li>The forced relocation of South Vietnamese peasants to prevent NLF influence </li></ul>
  103. 103. What’s the term? <ul><li>The forced relocation of South Vietnamese peasants to prevent NLF influence </li></ul>Strategic Hamlet Program
  104. 104. What’s the term? <ul><li>This was William Westmoreland’s term for the number of dead Vietcong </li></ul>
  105. 105. What’s the term? <ul><li>This was William Westmoreland’s term for the number of dead Vietcong </li></ul>Body Count
  106. 106. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Ho Chi Minh </li></ul>
  107. 107. Question <ul><li>Our side or their side? </li></ul><ul><li>Ho Chi Minh </li></ul>Their side
  108. 108. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I worked to negotiate a truce with North Vietnam under the Nixon administration.” </li></ul>
  109. 109. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I worked to negotiate a truce with North Vietnam under the Nixon administration.” </li></ul>Henry Kissinger
  110. 110. Need a date? <ul><li>Why does this date matter: March 5, 1965? </li></ul>
  111. 111. Need a date? <ul><li>Why does this date matter: March 5, 1965? </li></ul>First combat troops deployed to Vietnam
  112. 112. What was that called? <ul><li>Daniel Ellsberg published this in 1971, which exposed that the government was deliberately misleading the American public: The ___________ Papers </li></ul>
  113. 113. What was that called? <ul><li>Daniel Ellsberg published this in 1971, which exposed that the government was deliberately misleading the American public: The ___________ Papers </li></ul>Pentagon
  114. 114. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I widened the war by bombing Cambodia.” </li></ul>
  115. 115. Follow the Leader <ul><li>“ I widened the war by bombing Cambodia.” </li></ul>Richard Nixon
  116. 116. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the killings led by Lt. William Calley, which women, children, and old men were the victims </li></ul>
  117. 117. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the name of the killings led by Lt. William Calley, which women, children, and old men were the victims </li></ul>My Lai Massacre
  118. 118. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the CIA-sponsored operative which killed over 20,000 Vietnamese, including suspected recruiters for the NLF </li></ul>
  119. 119. What was that called? <ul><li>This was the CIA-sponsored operative which killed over 20,000 Vietnamese, including suspected recruiters for the NLF </li></ul>Operation Phoenix
  120. 120. Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on January 27, 1973? </li></ul>
  121. 121. Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on January 27, 1973? </li></ul>A cease fire occurred
  122. 122. Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on August 4, 1964? </li></ul>
  123. 123. Need a date? <ul><li>What happened on August 4, 1964? </li></ul>The 2 nd alleged attack on the USS Maddox

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