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Explain any three characteristics of the ‘Tonkin Free School’ in Vietnam.
Following are the three characteristics of the Tonkin Free School in Vietnam.
a) It was started in 1907 by the French to provide a modern kind of education with a western style to the Vietnamese.
b) The classes were held during the evening time and everyone had to pay separately.
c) The subjects included science, French culture and hygiene. Adopting a French hairstyle like short haircut was also encouraged.
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