War between Spain and America. Caused when Americans thought that Spain exploded the ship "Maine." America won.
Worked on unfair practices by businesses and to improve the government.
Treaty of Versailles
Agreement that ended World War I. Signed in 1919.
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy
United States, Great Britain, France, Russia, Serbia, Belgium
World War I
War between Central and Allied Powers.
Writers who uncovered shameful conditions in the early 1900's.
The love of one's country and the desire to be free.
Policy when a nation lets other countries handle their own affairs.
League of Nations
Agreement among nations to protect each other.
Protection and careful use of natural resources.
Drawing that shows people or events in a funny way.
False or exaggerated reporting.
Impact of World War I at home
(1) Began to change the roles of women.
(2) Strengthened nationalism.
(3) Expanded citizens' views of the world.
Explain the change from American Isolationism to America as a world power
At first, America wanted to stay out of the war, but when Germany started killing hundreds of American sailors, that made America mad. America eventually won the war.
How Teddy Roosevelt changed the US as president
He established national forest reserves and parks.
Explain how Political Cartoons captured moments in American Culture and Politics
It captured moments by drawing cartoons about American and what it was like.
Reasons America entered World War I
(1) America tried to ignore the war before, but when hundreds of sailors died, they entered the war.
(2) They did not want to be pushed around by Germany.
(3) Germany was starting to kill more and more sailors.