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What is the reasons why migration has always been a part of U.S. history?
The United States welcomed Immigrants because immigrants pay to be here
The Regions natural wealth, abundance of natural resources, and opportunity for a better life
The Gold rush of 1849
What was the 1st European Settlement in the United States?
St. Augustine- Spaniards
These events lead the U.S. into war with Spain in 1898.
America annexing Hawaii
Spain annexing Puerto Rico
Cuban people being placed into concentration camps
The U.S.S. Maine sinking
The study of space aliens
The study of spatial characteristics of the world's land and people.
The study of the earth.
Means the belief in our culture.
The States of Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts make up which region of the U.S.?
The Northwest Area
New England Area
New Foundling Area
These types of exaggerated news stories helped push the U.S. into war with Spain.
How were some traditions that were passed down in the Gullah/Geechee culture?
Via language, Irish dancing, and singing.
language, agriculture, and spirituality.
language, gauchos, and drinking tea.
language, salsa dancing, and folktales.
The Platt Amendment
gave the U.S. the right to intervene in Puerto Rico's business at any time it wanted.
gave the U.S. the right to intervene in the Philippine Island's business any time it wanted.
gave the U.S. the right to intervene in Hawaii's business any time it wanted.
gave the U.S. the right to intervene in Cuba's business any time it wanted.
What territories did the US gain as a result of its victory over Spain in the Spanish-American War?
Philippines, Puerto Rico, Panama
Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam, Cuba
Puerto Rico, Panama, Haiti
English settlers from which Caribbean islands brought the knowledge of the plantation system to the coastal region of South Carolina?
What is domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region
What are the 2 most spoken languages in the U.S.?
English & Japanese
English & French
English & Spanish
where does 80 percent of the population of the U.S. live in?
in a city or a nearby suburb
in the farms, rural areas
Set of beliefs, behaviors, and traits shared by people
Something that drives people from an area
Examples: war, violence, or persecution