APUSH Ch26-28 Treaties etc
4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Statement of U.S. foreign policy toward China. Issued by U.S. secretary of state John Hay (1899), the statement reaffirmed the principle that all countries should have equal access to any Chinese port open to trade.
- April 1896 - U.S. declared Cuba free from Spain, but this amendment disclaimed any American intention to annex Cuba
- an American foreign policy opposing interference in the Western hemisphere from outside powers
- ended the Spanish-American War Spain agreed to remove all soldiers from Cuba and recognize American occupation of the area. Spain ceded Guan Puerto Rico and the Philippines to the United Stats. America gave Spain $20 million.
3 True/False Questions
Platt Amendment → April 1896 - U.S. declared Cuba free from Spain, but this amendment disclaimed any American intention to annex Cuba
Homestead Act 1862 → this allowed a settler to acquire 160 acres by living on it for five years, improving it and paying about $30
Gentlemen's Agreement → Agreement when Japan agreed to curb the number of workers coming to the US and in exchange Roosevelt agreed to allow the wives of the Japenese men already living in the US to join them