Vietnam War Quiz (It's Hard!)

  • Who was the leader of South Vietnam until he was overthrown in a coup in 1963?

    • Ho Chi Minh

      Ho Chi Minh

    • Bảo Đại

      Bảo Đại

    • Ngô Đình Diệm

      Ngô Đình Diệm

    • Nguyen Van Thieu

      Nguyen Van Thieu

  • What was the name of the controversial chemical defoliant used by American forces in Vietnam?

    Agent Orange in Vietnam
    • Agent Orange
    • Agent Smith
    • Agent Red
    • Agent Blue
  • True or false: US President Dwight D. Eisenhower once claimed communist leader Ho Chi Minh would win a free election in Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh
    • False
    • True
  • What did the Americans nickname the supposed secret headquarters of the Viet Cong?

    • Jungle House
    • Bamboo Pentagon
    • Camp Communism
    • Hidden Headquarters
  • This infamous image of a Viet Cong prisoner being executed in Saigon took place during what major military offensive in 1968?

    Execution of a Viet Cong Prisoner
    • Operation Rolling Thunder
    • Ho Chi Minh Campaign
    • Fall of Saigon
    • Tet Offensive
  • True or false: North Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh once worked as a kitchen helper on a French steamship

    Ho Chi Minh
    • True
    • False
  • Who is this general who was in charge of the US war effort in Vietnam from 1964 to 1968?

    William Westmoreland
    • Norman Schwarzkopf
    • William Westmoreland
    • Martin Dempsey
    • George McClellan
  • Which US President said regarding the spread of communism: “You have a row of dominoes set up; you knock over the first one, and what will happen to the last one is that it will go over very quickly.”

    • John F. Kennedy

      John F. Kennedy

    • Harry Truman

      Harry Truman

    • Richard Nixon

      Richard Nixon

    • Dwight Eisenhower

      Dwight Eisenhower

  • True or false: The UK sent troops to fight in Vietnam

    United Kingdom Forms
    • True
    • False
  • When did South Vietnam fall to North Vietnam, ending the war?

    The Fall of Saigon
    • 1973
    • 1975
    • 1978
    • 1979