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What was Operation Rolling Thunder?
Climate Change Operation
Bombing of North Vietnam
Massive assault by US troops
Where did Westmorland trap and defeat the NVA in November 1965?
Dien Bien Phu
What was the name of the CIA operation where they arrested, interrogated and killed suspected Vietcong?
What was the Vietcong tactic of "hanging onto the belts"?
Staying close to the US patrols so they couldn't use artillery backup.
Creeping up and attacking the Americans in hand-to-hand fighting.
Torturing the Americans they captured.
What kind of war did the communists wage?
Which of the following did the Americans not use in the war?
Where did an American "Search and Destroy" patrol commit an atrocity in 1968?
What nickname was given to American "Search and Destroy" patrols because they often just burned down peasants' villages?
What was the name of the direct attack launched by the NVA in January 1968?
The Khe Sanh Siege
The Tet Offensive
The Hue Assault
Which of the following is not true about the NVA offensive of January 1968?
It was the beginning of the defeat of the Americans, who realised they would never win the war.
The Vietcong grew in strength and confidence until they were able to drive out the Americans.
It was a huge setback for the Vietcong, who lost 58,000 people including many officers.