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How long did the South Vietnamese regime last after the Americans left Vietnam?
When the NVA conquered South Vietnam, how did they treat their former enemies?
They massacred them.
They offered them an amnesty.
They allowed them freedom of belief.
Who were the "boat people"?
North Vietnamese emigrating to South Vietnam.
South Vietnamese refugees.
North Vietnamese fishermen.
Which two countries did the Vietnamese government have to go to war against?
Cambodia and Laos
Laos and China
China and Cambodia
Vietnam is now...
...one of the poorest countries in the world.
...a model of communist government.
...a thriving and wealthy tourist destination.
What did Nixon formally declare at an end in 1973?
The Truman Doctrine
The Domino Theory
The Tonkin Resolution
How many US soldiers died in the Vietnam War?
How many Vietnam veterans are said to have suffered psychological after-effects?
Which of these statements is not true?
American soldiers could tell the difference between civilians and guerrillas.
The Americans napalmed innocent Vietnamese women and children.
American soldiers committed atrocities.
Americans in the US organised mass-protests against the war.
The National Guard shot some anti-war protesters dead.
Other countries in South-East Asia quickly fell to the communists after the fall of Vietnam.