HISTORY 386.01 THE MILITARY AND WAR IN AMERICA.

Quiz Study Guide



GENERAL FORMAT FOR EACH QUIZ:


The Multiple Choice Quizzes will consist of ten multiple choice questions:

1) Most of the multiple choice questions will be based upon quotations taken from the web readings.

2) A few of the multiple choice questions will be based upon the topics and identification items listed below from the lectures and the readings.

 



ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE FIRST QUIZ:
linear tactics          Culloden                   	Trenton                                   
grenadiers              Joint Stock Cos.			Valley Forge                      
line infantry           Canada                      Cowpens                 
Vauban                  Lexington                 	Burgoyne                
Hollow Square         	Concord                   	Cornwallis               
Frederick               Bunker Hill                	Howe                     
Marlboro                Boston                    	Militia                    
Seven Years War     	G. Washington           	Tories                    
Navigation Acts       	Continental Army     		League of Armed   
French                  Brandywine                      Neutrality        
   & Indian War       	Saratoga                    Ticondaroga
Mercenaries				Hessians            		Rangers


ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE SECOND QUIZ:
Treaty of Paris             blockade				John  Calhoun
French Revolution           Austerlitz              Sam Houston
Guard Nationale    			Guerrilleros            Eli Whitney
Lafayette              		Waterloo                Jomini
Levee en Masse     			Barbary Pirates         Simon Bolivar
Nationalism           		Impressment        		Winfield Scott
Liberalism            		Warhawks              	Vera Cruz
Carnot                   	Hartford               	Crimea
Column                 		Plattsburgh            	Minié
Napoleon              		New Orleans        		Telegraph
division                  	Jackson                	Dennis Mahan




ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE THIRD QUIZ:

Robert E. Lee			Henry Halleck			Bessemer             
George McClelland       U.S. Grant            	conscription            
Thomas Jackson      	W. T. Sherman         	reserves                   
Manassas(Bull Run)      P. E. Sheridan          mobilization   
Antietam              	Anaconda              	General Staff          
Gettysburg             	Gatling               	staff officers          
Rifled muskets       	Breechloaders           field officers           
ironclads           	Browning                                      
Railroads             	Maxim                                     
telegraph             	Cordite                    




ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE FOURTH QUIZ:

Wounded Knee			Alfred T. Mahan				Western Froint
Geronimo				George Dewey                Schlieffen Plan
Sioux                 	William Shafter           	Lusitania
Apache                	Russell  Alger           	Trench Warfare
Reconstruction          Philipinnes               	Zimmerman 
National Guard         	Elihu Root               	AEF
Nelson A. Miles       	Dodge Commission 			John J. Pershing
Custer         			Leavenworth       			Dick Act (1903)              
Crook             		Newport, R.I.      			Leonard Wood               
Little Big Horn       	Emory Upton           		Central Powers 
Belleau Woods           Chateau Thierry				Argonne Forrest


ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE FIFTH QUIZ:

 

War Plan Orange        	Potsdam                  	Military-Industrial Complex        
Island Hopping    		Greek Civil War        		Strategic Nuclear Arms               
Midway              	Berlin Airlift             	Tactical Nuclear Arms             
Leyte Gulf            	Atomic Bomb           		Nuclear Proliferation                   
Second front         	Truman                     	NATO                                     
Overlord                   	Doctrine              	Warsaw Pact                             
The Bulge            	Marshall Plan            	Hungarian Revolution              
Iwo Jima             	MacArthur                	Cuban Missile Crisis                 
CBI Theatre         	Pusan                      	Eisenhower                             
Market Garden  			38th Parallel             	Berlin Wall                        
Lend Lease     			Inchon                     	IRBM                                 
Yalta                	Panmunjom              		ICBM                                  




ITEMS TO BE FAMILIAR WITH FOR THE SIXTH QUIZ:

Indochina				Tet Offensive				Cruise Nissiles
Viet Minh				Vietnamization				MERVs
Dien Bien Phu 			Mayaguez					Polaris/Trident
Huks					Gulf of Sidra				"Smart Bombs"
Malaya        			Arab-Israeli Wars           S.D.I.    
Dutch East Indies       Iran-Iraq War     			Air Ground Combat 
Algeria                 Afghanistan          		Desert Storm
National Liberation     Angola						Iraq     
Decolonization          Ethiopia					Yugoslavia	
Containment             Somalia						Haiti    
Vo Nguyen Giap          Cambodia					Bosnia 	 
Gulf of Tonkin          Congo-Zaire    				Kosovo
W. Westmorland          Contras   					Rwanda
Ho Chi Minh Trail       Nicaragua                   Brurundi        
Ia Drang Valley         Grenada							
Khe Sanh                Panama