Treaty of Paris
Cuba became independent; US agreed to pay Spain $20 million for the Philippines; US acquired Puerto Rico and Guam
Ensured that Cuba would remain tied to the US
The US would intervene in Latin American affairs when necessary; extension of the Monroe Doctrine
Made Puerto Rico and "unincorporated territory"
Gave the U.S. the right to build and control a canal through Central America
Ensured that Cuba would remain tied to the U.S.
If American Business leaders supported Latin American and Asian development, everyone would benefit
Open Door Policy
Kept Chinese ports open to vessels of all nations.