The Vietnam War - Edexcel

1

Who was the leader of South Vietnam supported by the USA?

2

What was the name of the guerilla organisation which resisted Ngo Din Diem's regime in South Vietnam?

3

The US policy of 'taking the war to the enemy' was known as what?

4

What was the name of the US battleship attacked in the Gulf of Tonkin?

5

In what year was the Tet Offensive?

6

What was the name of the village that was the scene of a massacre in 1968?

7

Can you name the supply trail via which South Vietnamese fighters were supplied from the North, and which passed through the neighbouring countries of Laos and Cambodia?

8

What was the name of the defoliant used to destroy jungle cover by the US Army?

9

Which US President introduced the policy of 'Vietnamisation'?

10

In what year did the Vietnamese communists finally take control of South Vietnam?