Vietnam War Study Guide: Chapter 30 ( Pages 890 – 914) Mrs. Bauman Define the terms and explain why they are important. 1. Ho Chi Minh 2. Domino Theory 3. Guerilla 4. Vietcong 5. Gulf of Tonkin 6. Napalm 7. Agent Orange 8. Ho Chi Minh Trail 9. Tet Offensive 10. My Lai 11. Kent State 12. Henry Kissinger 13. Vietnamization 14. Pentagon Paper 15. War Powers Act Essay Questions: # 1. How did the concept of Containment from the Eisenhower administration impact President Johnson’s involvement & support of the war in Vietnam? Explain how the war escalated, how the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution contributed to the escalation, and describe the Stalemate that develops. Why didn’t Johnson call for an “ all out war”? ( p. 901) # 2. TLW read pages 904 – 909 and using a graphic organizer like on page 904, answer the following: Analyze why support for the war began to weaken describe the actions & motives of those in the antiwar movement. Give examples of the protest against this foreign involvement. #3. TLW read pages 910 – 914 and answer the following. Explain how Nixon’s first administration inspired more antiwar protest. Outline the steps that lead to the U.S. leaving Vietnam. Summarize the major lessons that the U.S. learned from the Vietnam War experience. What is the legacy of Vietnam? What is the human toll? What is the impact on our nation? On Vietnam? # 4 . What is your opinion of the war? If you were a 22 year old during this time, would you support the actions of the United States government in Vietnam? Explain your answer. Would you volunteer to go to Vietnam or would you evade the draft in some way? Explain your answer. What would you fight for? What would you protest against? Why?