Quiz: Famous Battles of the Vietnam War
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Famous Battles of the Vietnam War
By: Nathan Chandler
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About This Quiz

The Vietnam War caused enormous rifts at home and abroad. How much do you know about this debacle of a conflict?

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Which side won the Battle of Binh Gia?
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In what year did the Battle of Khe Sanh take place?
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How many U.S. Marines were killed during the Battle of Khe Sanh?
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What happened at the end of the Battle of Khe Sanh?
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Which American forces launched Operation Piranha?
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Which side started the Battle of Hue?
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How many civilians were killed during the Battle of Hue?
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The Battle of Hamburger Hill happened as part of which operation?
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How long did the Battle of Hamburger Hill last?
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In what year did the Battle of Ap Bac take place?
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How many U.S. helicopters were shot down during the Battle of Ap Bac?
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Operation MacArthur was part of which battle?
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The Battle of Van Tuong was also known as what?
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What did American forces learn in the aftermath of Operation Starlite?
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How many American soldiers took part in the Battle of Lang Vei?
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The Tet Offensive was a strategic victory for the North Vietnamese.
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On which day of the year did the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese lauch the Tet Offensive?
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The Tet Offensive attacked how many South Vietnamese towns?
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What was the primary tool behind Operation Rolling Thunder?
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About how many aircraft did the U.S. lose during Operation Rolling Thunder?
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Which side won the Battle of Kham Duc?
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When did the Battle of Xuan Loc take place?
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How many days did Operation Linebacker II last?
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The First Battle of Khe Sanh is better known as what?
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When did the Easter Offensive take place?
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Which forces launched an ambush at the start of the Battle of Xa Cam My?
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How many casualties did the South Vietnamese army suffer during the Easter Offensive?
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How long did the Battle of Fire Support Base Ripcord last?
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