The Korean War: Overview


Resource ID#: 167400 Primary Type: Tutorial


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

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Original Student Tutorial

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.

Type: Original Student Tutorial