Which statement best describes US involvement in Cuba immediately after the Spanish American War (as provided for in the Platt Amendment)?
Through what event did the yellow press (Hearst and Pulitzer) most influence US governmental actions?
The Gentleman’s Agreement (1907) between President Theodore Roosevelt and Japan resulted in a decrease of which of these?
Why does this cartoon depict Roosevelt carrying his “big stick” (gunboat diplomacy) through the Caribbean?
This author wrote The White Man's Burden (racist rationale for expansion)
The Zimmerman Telegram can best be described by which of the following ( a contributing reason for US entry into WWI)?
What was the name of the British passenger boat that was sunk by German U-Boats ( a major cause of US entry into the WWI)?
What large scale movement moved millions of African Americans out of the South and into the Midwest and Northeast from the WWI era into the 1970s?
The policy that the United States was part of forcing China to trade with all nations
What is a Sphere of Influence?
Social Darwinism (Herbert Spencer and William Graham Sumner):
The de Lome letter which was intercepted from the Spain ___ ( a contributing reason for US entry into the Spanish American War).
Why did Roosevelt want the Panama Canal to be constructed ( utilizing gun boat diplomacy?
Yellow journalism is characterized by:
The US lost more troops here than during the Spanish American War
Stated that the United States Constitution did not "follow the flag". That is, those people living in US controlled territories did not possess any Constitutional rights.
Law that led American sugar growers in Hawaii to overthrow the Queen to make their sugar a more profitable export
There were more Americans killed fighting Filipinos then in fighting the entire Spanish American War. Who led the Filipino freedom movement?
What was the name of the historical writing indirectly supporting United States' expansion overseas?
What was the areas between trenches?
What is Yellow Journalism?
Why did America want to get involved with the other countries? PICK TWO ANSWERS
What three territories did we get for winning the Spanish American war?
What did the "open door policy" do?
This type of foreign policy encourages stronger nations to extend their influence over weaker ones.
Why did America annex Hawaii in 1898?
Why did the U.S. want to open trade with Japan in the 1850's?
Which American Secretary of State promoted an 'open door ' policy with China?
How did many Americans justify imperialism?
Theodore Roosevelt commanded a cavalry unit in Cuba known as the
These types of exaggerated news stories helped push the U.S. into war with Spain.
The Platt Amendment
This American organization was opposed to the U.S. becoming an empire.
America first attempted to buy land to build the Panama Canal from what country ?
How did America end up getting the land it needed to build the Panama Canal?
The Jones Act
Territories gained as a result of the Spanish-American war include Puerto Rico, Guam and-