5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dollar Diplomacy
- Direct primary
- Open Door Notes
- Hay- Pauncefote Treaty
- a the choosing of a candidate for the representation of a political party
- b the peice of legislation that is to be voted on
- c Term used to describe the efforts of the US to further its foreign policy through use of economic power by gaurenteeing loans to foreign countries
- d permission granted by Panama for the US to dig a canal ; permitted by the British in order to make friends with US in hope of future support against Germany ; negociated under Roosevelt ; greatly facilitated trade
- e message send by secretary of state John Hay in 1899 to Germany, Russia, Great Britain, France, Italy & Japan asking the countries not to interfere with US trading rights in China.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Supreme Court ruled that states could not restrict ordinary workers' hours
- a region of a city where the prostitutes resided
- Signed by the United States and Spain in December 1898, this treaty ended the Spanish-American War. Under its terms, Spain recognized Cuba's independence and assumed the Cuban debt; it also ceded Puerto Rico and Guam to the United States. At the insistence of the U.S. representatives, Spain also ceded the Phillipines.
- He served as both United States Attorney General and Secretary of State under President Grover Cleveland.
- Leader of the Filipino independence movement against Spain (1895-1898). He proclaimed the independence of the Philippines in 1899, but his movement was crushed and he was captured by the United States Army in 1901.
5 True/False questions
Insular Cases → Determined that inhabitants of U.S. territories had some, but not all, of the rights of U.S. citizens.
Worker's Compensation → the company's insurance pays for medical bills if an employee gets hurt while on the job
Standard Oil Company → John D. Rockefeller's comapny, formed in 1870, which came to symbolize the trusts and monopolies of the Gilded age. By 1877 it controlled 95% of the oil refineries in the U.S. However, by the turn of the century it had become a target for trus-busting reformers, and in 1911 the Supreme Court ordered it to break up into several dozen smaller companies
Roosevelt Corollary → Roosevelt's 1904 extension of the Monroe Doctrine, stating that the United States has the right to protect its economic interests in South And Central America by using military force
Rough Riders → Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt during the Spanish American War