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espionage
divorce
baby boom
domino theory
assassination
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Rock n Roll
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JFK
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HIppies
disco
anti-feminists
drugs
embargo
My Lai
NIxon
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Cold War
Gulf of Tonkin
calley
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Communism
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Vietnam War crossword puzzle

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Crossword
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The establishment of a colony in one territory. colonialism
All property and all means of production belong to the government, private property does not exist and all goods are shared equally. communism
America's belief that if one country came under control of communists, then neighboring countries would as well. Domino Theory
A form of irregular warfare in which a small group of combatants use military tactics to fight a larger army. Guerilla Warfare
Extreme loyalty to one's country. Nationalism
The army that fought the United States and the South Vietnamese governments. Vietcong
Individuals that served in the armed forces of their country. Veterans
The 35th president of the United States and was assassinated in 1963. John Kennedy
The 37th president of the United States and got them out of the Vietnam War. Richard Nixon
The leader of the North vietnamese during the Vietnam War. Ho Chi Minh
The 34th president and was a commander in Europe during WW2. Dwight Eisenhower
The 36th president and was put into office after Kennedy was assassinated. Lyndon Johnson
The forced induction of a person into the armed forces. draft
a series of surprise attacks by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese forces. tet offensive
American foreign policy to stop the spread of communism. containment
Help by the United States they fought against North Vietnam. South Vietnam
A sprayable gel that the United States military used as a weapon in the Vietnam War. napalm
President Nixon's plan to take all the United States troops in Vietnam and let South Vietnam fight North Vietnam. vietnamization
A soldier that has been taken captive by the enemy. Prisoner of war
People that are against something. protest

Vietnam War Word Search

Type
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Battle of Dien Phu
Civil Rights Protest
France
Hanoi
Communism
USNS Maddox
Tonkin Gulf Resolution
TET offensive
Antiwar Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Operation Rolling Thunder
Pacifist
David Millar
South Vietnam
North Vietnam
Domino theory
My Lai massacre
Protest
Vietcong

THE VIETNAM WAR Word Search

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AMERICA
BATTLE
DOVES
GULF OF TONKIN RESOLUTION
HAWKS
HO CHI MINH
JOHNSON
MCNAMARA
MILITARY
NIXON
NORTH VIETNAM
PROTEST
SOUTH VIETNAM
TET OFFENSIVE
VIETCONG
WAR

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

Vietnam War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What country entered the war to stop communism? United States
this Country controlled Vietnam before and right after WWII France
The leader of the North Vietnam Ho Chi Minh
What were the Vietnamese guerilla fighters called? Vietcong
the president of the United States since 1963 - 1968 Lyndon Johnson
The two countries that helped North Vietnam with supplies China, Soviet Union
The trail that helped the Vietnamese supply their troops Ho Chi Minh Trail
What country did the United States support during the Vietnam War? South Vietnam
In 1975, the Fall of _________ occured. Saigon
What was one type of protest during the Vietnam War? Hippie protest

Vietnam War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Secretary of Defense under Johnson McNamara
Why did the US send advisers to South Vietnam? Containment
Led the Viet Minh to fight for their independence HoChiMinh
used guerilla warfare Vietcong
Unpopular leader of South Vietnam Diem
What event brought the US militarily into the Vietnam War GolfofTonkin
Surprise attacks in South Vietnam by NVA and Vietcong TetOffensive
CBS News Anchorman Cronkite
Lieutenant involved in My Lai Massacre Calley
GI in the war that reported My Lai Ridenhour
Someone who was for the war Hawk
Someone who was against the war Dove
Political movement that called for radical change NewLeft
Late night session taught by professors on college campuses about the Vietnam War TeachIn
Minnesota Congressman running for President in 1968 McCarthy
NY Senator running for President in 1968 Kennedy
Obtained the 1968 Democratic Party nomination Humphrey
Won the southern support in the 1968 election Wallace
Nixon invades this place after becoming President Cambodia
Process that replaced US soldiers with South Vietnamese Vietnamiziation
What was the music festival in New York called? Woodstock
What was the way of life where people went against the social norm called? counterculture

Vietnam War Word Search

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Henry Kissinger
Jimmy Carter
Gerald Ford
inflation
Richard Nixon
conscientious objectors
doves
hawks
naplam
esclate
Lydon B Johnson
guerrilla
Ngo Dinh Diem
domino theory
pleiku
vietcong
boat people
The Gulf of Tonkin
Ho Chi MInh
Dien Bien hu
Saigon
Hanoi

Vietnam War Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Organized early Vietnamese independence in the 1920s and 30s- Has a trail named after him? Ho Chi Minh
Organization whose goal was to win Vietnam's independence from from foreign rule? Formed by Ho Chi Minh Vietminh
American fear that communism would spread in a way that would start small, then continue to topple and become huge? Domino Theory
Former southern Vietnamese president, anti- communist. Ngo Dinh Diem
The way Vietcong were supplied by Communist North Vietnam? Ho Chi Minh Trail
Granted President Johnson broad military powers in Vietnam? (1964). Tonkin Gulf Resolution
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense in the early to mid sixties. Served under Kennedy and LBJ. Robert McNamara
Former U.S. Secretary of State in the early to mid sixties. Served under Kennedy and LBJ. Dean Rusk
American Commander in South Vietnam? William Westmoreland
General Westmoreland was unimpressed with this Southern Voietnmese fighting group? ARVN
Gasoline based fire that set fire to the jungle? Napalm
Leaf Killing, toxic chemical. Later found to cause cancer. Agent Orange
Civil Rights Leader who said that the proportion of blacks to whites in Vietnam was unfair. Died in 1968 Martin Luther King Junior
Selective service provides this if needed in a time of war? Draft
War protests got out of control and turned violent at this school in 1970? Kent State
Southern Vietnamese with communist loyalties? Vietcong
Ferocious battle on the part of the North Vietnamese and Vietcong in 1968. Began around Vietnamese New Year Tet offensive
What band wrote the Anti Vietnam War song: "Fortunate Son" Credence Clearwater Revival
College students had this option to avoid going to war in Vietnam? Deferment
America tried to use this strategy in order to prevent the spread of Communism? Containment

Vietnam War Word Search

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Description

Vietnamization
Protests
Hawks
Doves
Tet Offensive
Gulf of Tonkin
Domino Theory
Richard Nixon
Lyndon B Johnson
Guerilla Warfare
Conscientious Objector

Vietnam Word Search

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Claymore
Search N Destroy
Bombs
Helicopters
Peace symbol
Guerilla warfare
Vietnam
Marijuana
Boobytraps
Communist
Vietcong
South Vietnam
North Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
Operation rolling thunder
Tunnels
Napalm
Hippies
Agent orange