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Young & Kent: International Relations since 1945 2e

Chapter 10


Answer the following questions and then press 'Submit' to get your score.

Question 1

Who succeeded the assassinated Ngo Dinh Diem as leader of South Vietnam in 1963?

Question 2

Which of these US officials opposed the military escalation of the Vietnam War in 1964-5?

Question 3

Which of these countries did sent troops to fight alongside the Americans in Vietnam?

Question 4

Approximately what was the peak figure of US troop numbers deployed in Vietnam in 1968?

Question 5

Who took power in Cambodia in March 1970?

Question 6

What were the dates of the passage and repeal of the Gulf of Tonkin resolution?

Question 7

What was 'Operation Rolling Thunder'?