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Indochina

The mainland portion of Asia

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insular countries

Malaysia Singapore Indonesia Brunei and the philipeans

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archipelago

A large group of islands

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nirvana

A complete state of happiness

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ASEAN

Association of southeast Asian nations

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domino theory

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Siam

Thailand

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Khmer Rouge

A communist party

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Pol Pot

Leader of Khmer Rouge

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Hanoi

Capital of Vietnam

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Haiphong

The chief seaport of Vietnam

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Ho Chi Minh

The largest city in the southern portion of Vietnam

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Why are monsoons important to SE Asia?

They bring rain

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What crop is critical to all of SE Asia?

Rice

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Which 3 SE Asian countries were ruled by the French?

Vietnam Cambodia and Laos

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Which European country colonized Indonesian islands?

France

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Which 3 countries controlled the Philippines before their independence?

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Which religion predominates in indochina?

Buddhism

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Which country in this region is the only one never colonized by a European power?

Thailand

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Chapter Review

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The borders of which three southeast Asian countries make up the Golden triangle?

Laos, Myanmar, Thailand,

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Which two Malaysian states are located in the island of Borneo?

Sarawak, and Sabah.

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Which country in the Malaysian archipelago is the busiest seaport by volume in the world?

Singapore

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What religious fact about Indonesia makes it a critical player in the war on terrorism?

It is mostly Muslim

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