History–Social Science for California Public Schools California State Board October, 1998
Content Standards Kindergarten Through Grade Twelve11.9 Students analyze U.S. foreign policy since World War II.
11.9.3. Trace the origins and geopolitical consequences (foreign and domestic) of the Cold
War and containment policy.
Please answer the following question in a one page essay, typed, Times New Roman, 12 point font, and double spaced. Bring essay to class on 05/14/2018. The answer should be well-supported with information from the sources in this tutorial and/or your classroom textbook.
Was the United States justified to engage in the Vietnam War? Why or not? (List at least 3 reasons to support your answer.)