Senator Henry Cabot Lodge of Massachusetts
led the fight against the Treaty of Versailles and the League of Nations.
During the Warren Harding administration, the United States
significantly reduced the size of its navy.
In his foreign policy for Latin America, President Herbert Hoover
repudiated the Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine.
In 1932, the Hoover administration, in response to the Japanese invasion of Manchuria
issued warnings to the Japanese government
In the 1930s, President Franklin Roosevelt carried out international policies which
established diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union.
In 1934, the Soviet Union complained that the United States had little interest in stopping the expansion of
President Franklin Roosevelt's "Good Neighbor Policy"
expanded initiatives begun under Herbert Hoover.
During the 1920s and 1930s, interest in pursuing an isolationist foreign policy
reflected the sentiments of a majority of the American public
The Neutrality Act of 1935
included a mandatory arms embargo of both sides during any military conflict.
The Neutrality Act of 1937
allowed warring nations to purchase goods in the United States if they paid cash.
In 1937, President Franklin Roosevelt's "quarantine" speech
received a decidedly hostile response by the American people
In 1937, after Japanese pilots sank the U.S. gunboat Panay in China, President Roosevelt
accepted Japan's claim that the bombing had been an accident
what was the result of negotiations involving the League of Nations.
was supported by President Franklin Roosevelt
Following the outbreak of war in Europe in 1939, President Franklin Roosevelt
declared that the United States would remain neutral.
In 1940, President Franklin Roosevelt's decision to give fifty American destroyers to England
ignored the cash-and-carry provision of the Neutrality Acts
In July 1940, opinion polls showed the clear majority of the American public
believed Germany posed a direct threat to the United States
In 1940, the "lend-lease" plan
allowed the U.S. to loan weapons to England to be returned when the war was over.
In 1941, prior to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
President Franklin Roosevelt froze all Japanese assets in the United States
Which of the following statements regarding the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor is FALSE?
The State department assumed the Japanese would never attack the United States.