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The Korean War: Overview

Resource ID#: 167400

Primary Type: Tutorial


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In this tutorial video from Khan Academy, you'll learn about the causes, course, and consequences of the Korean War.

General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 11
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
   
Instructional Time: 16 Minute(s)
 
Keywords: U.S. History, grade 11, tutorial, Korean War, Harry Truman, Douglas MacArthur, Cold War, communism, 38th Parallel, North Korea, South Korea, Kim Jong Il, Syngman Rhee, proxy war, Mao Zedong, United Nations, Battle of Pusan Perimeter, Battle of Inchon, armistice
Instructional Component Type(s): Tutorial Video/Audio/Animation
Resource Collection: Social Studies - U.S. History Existing Student Tutorials



Aligned Standards

Name Description
SS.912.A.6.10: Examine causes, course, and consequences of the early years of the Cold War (Truman Doctrine, Marshall Plan, NATO, Warsaw Pact).
Clarifications:

This benchmark is annually evaluated on the United States History End-of-Course Assessment. For more information on how this benchmark is evaluated view the United States History End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications pages 43-44. Additional resources may be found on the FLDOE End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments webpage and the FLDOE Social Studies webpage.

SS.912.A.6.12: Examine causes, course, and consequences of the Korean War.
Clarifications:
Examples may include, but aren ot limited to, Communist China, 38th parallel, cease fire, firing of Gen. Douglas McArthur.

This benchmark is annually evaluated on the United States History End-of-Course Assessment. For more information on how this benchmark is evaluated view the United States History End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications pages 45-46. Additional resources may be found on the FLDOE End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments webpage and the FLDOE Social Studies webpage.



Related Resources

Original Student Tutorial

Name Description
The Cold War Turns Hot: Remembering the Korean War:

Learn about some of the causes of the Korean War and the major factors that led to America’s involvement in the war. In this interactive tutorial, you will also learn about America’s role in the course of this conflict, and the consequences that resulted because of the war.