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Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair?

A. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.



B. The destroyer Maddox was sunk by North Vietnamese gunboats.



C. Johnson approved covert amphibious raids on North Vietnam.



D. Johnson sought passage of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution in order to freely expand American involvement in Vietnam

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  1. D.

  2. not d

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  3. its c

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