GAME NAME:

VIETNAM WAR

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I WANNA BE A SOLDIER!

I WANNA

BE A

SOLDIER

IT'S ALL POLITICS

IT'S ALL

POLITIC

POTPOURRI

POTPOU

RRI

WHO AM I

WHO AM I

WAR IS BAD

WAR IS

BAD

VIETNAM JARGON

VIETNAM

JARGON

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Response 1

AMERICAN SOLDIERS FOUGHT

THE VIETNAM WAR IN SUPPORT

OF THIS COUNTRY

WHAT IS SOUTH

VIETNAM?

PRESIDENT EISENHOWER

INTRODUCED THIS THEORY

REGARDING SE ASIA, IF ONE

COUNTRY FELL TO

COMMUNISM, OTHERS WOULD

SOON FOLLOW

WHAT IS THE DOMINO

THEORY?

FOUR STUDENTS WERE SHOT

AND KILLED AT THIS OHIO

UNIVERSITY IN 1970

WHAT IS KENT STATE?

MANY THINK I WOULD HAVE

BEEN THE DEMOCRATIC

NOMINEE FOR PRESIDENT IN

1968, BUT I WAS

ASSASSINATED IN LA

WHO IS BOBBY

KENNEDY?

A RECORD-SETTING 500,000

PROTESTERS GATHERED IN

1969 IN THIS LOCATION TO

PROTEST THE WAR

WHAT IS WASHINGTON

DC?

FIGHTING THAT USES HIT AND

RUN TACTICS TO GAIN AN

EDGE OVER A STRONGER FOE

WHAT IS GUERILLA

WARFARE?

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INSTEAD OF SERVING IN THE

MILITARY, THOUSANDS OF

AMERICAN MEN FLED TO THE

COUNTRY DURING VIETNAM

WHAT IS CANADA?

THIS WAS THE FORMAL

AGREEMENT SIGNED IN 1973

ENDING AMERICAN

INVOLVEMENT IN VIETNAM

WHAT IS THE PARIS

AGREEMENT?

THIS EUROPEAN COUNTRY

CONTROLLED VIETNAM FROM

1886 UNTIL 1954

WHAT IS FRANCE?

I WAS THE LEADER OF NORTH

VIETNAM, I DIED IN 1969

WHO IS HO CHI MINH?

THIS WAS THE NICKNAME

GIVEN TO AMERICANS THAT

DID NOT SUPPORT THE WAR IN

VIETNAM

WHAT ARE PEACENIKS

NICKNAME GIVEN TO A PERSON

WHO WAS IN FAVOR OF THE

WAR IN VIETNAM

WHAT IS A HAWK?

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AMERICAN SOLDIERS BEGAN

TO USE THIS NICKNAME TO

REFER TO THE ENEMY IN

VIETNAM

WHAT IS CHARLIE?

PRESIDENT KENNEDY REFUSED

TO CALL AMERICAN

PERSONNEL IN VIETNAM

"SOLDIERS", BUT INSTEAD

REFERRED TO THEM BY THIS

NAME

WHAT ARE ADVISORS?

MANY VETERANS GOT CANCER

FROM THIS CHEMICAL

PESTICIDE USED IN VIETNAM

WHAT IS AGENT

ORANGE?

I WAS THE "DEMOCRATIC"

LEADER OF SOUTH VIETNAM

WHO WAS ASSASSINATED IN

1963

WHO IS DIEM?

THESE WERE THE UNPOPULAR

MISSIONS WHERE AMERICAN

TROOPS WOULD DESTROY SV

VILLAGES TO PREVENT THEM

FROM FALLING INTO ENEMY

HANDS

WHAT ARE "SEARCH AND

DESTROY"?

A PERSON WHO REFUSES TO

FIGHT BECAUSE OF PERSONAL

OR RELIGIOUS BELIEFS

WHAT IS A

CONSCIENTIOUS

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THE AMERICAN MILITARY

BECAME FRUSTRATED AT THE

INABILITY TO DISCOVER THIS

COMPLEX SERIES OF PATHS

THAT THE VIETNAMESE USED

FOR TROOP TRANSPORT

WHAT IS THE HO CHI

MINH TRAIL?

MANY LOST TRUST IN THE

GOVERNMENT AFTER

PRESIDENT NIXON LIED ABOUT

AND THEN ADMITTED TO

BOMBING THIS SE ASIAN

COUNTRY

WHAT IS CAMBODIA?

THESE WERE SOUTHERNERS

WHO SUPPORTED COMMUNIST

NV

WHAT ARE VIET CONG?

DESPITE PERSONAL DOUBTS

ABOUT THE WAR, I WAS THE

PRESIDENT WHO INCREASED

THE NUMBER OF TROOPS IN

VIETNAM IN THE MID 1960'S

WHO IS JOHNSON?

THIS SURPRISE ATTACK BY NV

INTO SV IN 1968 MADE MANY

AMERICANS REALIZE WE WERE

NOT MAKING PROGRESS IN THE

WAR

WHAT IS THE TET

OFFENSIVE?

TYPE OF BOMB USED IN

VIETNAM WITH A CHEMICAL

MIXTURE THAT BURNED

WHATEVER IT TOUCHED

WHAT IS NAPALM?

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Response 5

AIR SUPPORT FOR AMERICAN

TROOPS WAS NEGATED BY

THIS VIETNAMESE SLOGAN,

ENCOURAGING TROOPS TO

STAY IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO

THE AMERICANS

WHAT IS "CLING CLOSE

TO THE ENEMY'S BELT"?

AS PART OF THIS 1954

AGREEMENT, VIETNAM WAS

TO BE REUNITED IN 2 YEARS

UNDER THE RULE OF A SINGLE

LEADER

WHAT ARE THE GENEVA

ACCORDS?

THIS RESOLUTION PASSED IN

1964 GAVE LBJ THE RIGHT TO

SEND TROOPS TO VIETNAM

WITHOUT CONGRESSIONAL

APPROVAL

WHAT IS THE GULF OF

TONKIN RESOLUTION?

I WAS THE COMMANDER OF US

FORCES IN VIETNAM WHO

WANTED TO INCREASE

MILITARY PRESENCE

WHO IS WESTMORELAND?

AFTER THE PRESS RELEASED

WORD OF AN ATTACK ON THIS

SV VILLAGE IN 1968, AMERICAN

OPINION TOWARD THE WAR

TURNED UGLY

WHAT IS MY LAI?

POLICY SUPPORTED BY NIXON

WHICH CALLED FOR A

WITHDRAWAL OF AMERICAN

TROOPS WHILE AT THE SAME

TIME TRANSFERRING THE

RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WAR

TO TH

WHAT IS

VIETNAMIZATION?

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WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

WEIGHTS

AND

MESURES

WORLD CAPITALS

WORLD

CAPTIAL

COLLEGE NICKNAMES

COLLEGE

NICK

NAMES

ENTERTAINMENT

ENTER

TAINMEN

FOREIGN CURRENCY

FOREIGN

CURREN

CY

HODGEPODGE

HODGE

PODGE

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Response 1

A YARD HAS THIS MANY

INCHES

WHAT IS 36?

THIS IS THE CAPITAL OF

CANADA

WHAT IS OTTAWA?

THE NIVERSITY OF TEXAS

GETS THIS NAME FROM LARGE

AMOUNTS OF CATTLE THAT

GRAZE ITS RANCHES

WHAT ARE LONGHORNS?

FROM THE STREETS OF

PHILADELPHIA TO THE WILD

WEST, THIS HIP-HOP STAR IS

MARRIED TO JADA PINKETT

WHO IS WILL SMITH?

THE FRANC IS THE COMMON

CURRENCY IN THIS EUROPEAN

COUNTRY

WHAT IS FRANCE?

WHEN MARK MCGWIRE HIT 70

HOME RUNS LAST YEAR HE

SHATTERED THE SINGLE

SEASON MARK OF THIS

FORMER NEW YORK YANKEE

WHO IS ROGER MARRIS?

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THERE ARE THIS MANY FEET IN

A  MILE

WHAT IS 5280?

SITE OF THE 1988 SUMMER

OLYMPICS, THIS SERVES AS

THE CAPITAL OF SOUTH

KOREA

WHAT IS SEOUL?

DON'T CONFUSE DENNIS OR

FLOYD WITH THE NICKNAME

OF THIS FLORIDA UNIVERSITY

WHAT ARE THE MIAMI

HURRICANES?

AFTER APPEARING QUITE

SCANTILY DRESSED ON THE

COVER OF ROLLING STONE, A

LOT OF GUYS WISHED THIS

ACTRESS WOULD BE THEIR

"FRIEND"

WHO IS JENNIFER

ANNISTON?

THE FAR EAST IS OFTEN

DOMINATED BY THIS

JAPANESE CURRENCY

WHAT IS THE YEN?

PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD

ARE MOURNING THE DEATH OF

THE WIFE OF THIS FORMER

SOVIET PRESIDENT

WHO IS GORBACHEV?

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THERE ARE THIS MANY PINTS IN

A GALLON

WHAT IS 8?

G'DAY MATE, THIS IS THE

CAPITAL OF AUSTRALIA

WHAT IS CANBERRA?

THE NICKNAME FOR

PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY, OR

WHAT A CROWD DOES OFTEN

AT A BASEBALL GAME

WHAT ARE THE WAVES?

THIS HEARTTHROB RECENTLY

BROKE OFF HIS ENGAGEMENT

WITH GWENETH PALTROW

WHO IS BRAD PITT?

THIS TYPE OF CURRENCY

WOULD BE USED BY A TOURIST

ON A TRIP TO LONDON

WHAT IS THE POUND?

THE COMMITTEE OF THE MISS

AMERICA  PAGEANT IS

CURRENTLY DEBATING

WHETHER TO ALLOW THESE

GROUPS OF WOMEN IN FUTURE

COMPETITIONS

WHO ARE THOSE WHO

HAD ABORTIONS?

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ONE INCH IS EQUAL TO THIS

MANY CENTIMETERS

WHAT IS 2.54?

SPROUTS, OR THE CAPITAL OF

BELGIUM

WHAT IS BRUSSELS?

WITH OVER 75 SCHOOLS

HAVING THIS NICKNAME, THIS

IS EASILY THE MOST POPULAR

MASCOT

WHAT ARE TIGERS?

THIS PRETTY FEMALE

RECENTLY STARRED WITH

HIGH GRANT IN THE MOVIE

KNOTTING HILL

WHO IS JULIA

ROBERTS?

GERMAN CURRENCY GOES BY

THIS NAME

WHAT ARE MARKS?

THIS SEATTLE BASED BAND

HAS RECENTLY ROPPED THE

CHARTS WITH THE REMAKE OF

THE BOBBY DARROW SONG,

"LAST KISS"

WHAT IS PEARL JAM?

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Response 5

THE TERM USED FOR A WOOD

PILE CUT 4 FEET LONG, 4 FEET

LONG, AND 8 FEET WIDE

WHAT IS A CORD?

THE SITE OF MANY

PROBLBEMS IN RECENT YEARS,

THIS IS THE CAPITAL OF

BOSNIA

WHAT IS SARAJEVO?

PORBABLY ONE OF THE MORE

CREATIVE MASCOTS, THIS IS

THE NICKNAME FOR CAL

STATE-SANTA CRUZ

WHAT ARE THE BANANA

SLUGS?

THERE THREE FEMALES

RECENTLY RAKED IN THE PRIZE

FOR VOCAL GROUP OF THE

YEAR AR THE CMA

WHO ARE THE DIXIE

CHICKS?

DON'T FOOL YOURSELF,

AUSTRALIA USES THIS MODE

OF CURRENCY

WHAT IS THE DOLLAR?

THIS COLLEGE IS HOME TO

THE MOST HEISMAN TROPHY

WINNERS IN HISTORY

WHAT IS NOTRE DAME?

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THIS IS THE CHEMICAL THATCAUSED CANCER IN MANYVIETNAMESE WAR VETRANS    

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WHAT IS AGENT ORANGE

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