5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- John Hay
- Thorstein Veblen
- Spheres of Influence
- Benevolent Assimilation
- a areas in which countries have some political and economic control but do not govern directly
- b An American economist who wrote the Theory of the Leisure Class and who condemned conspicuous consumption
- c Secretary of State under McKinley and Roosevelt who pioneered the open-door policy and Panama canal
- d replacement of an elected official
- e Americans spent money to improve infrastructure, sanitation, public health, education in the PH
5 Multiple choice questions
- going against authority
- spending money so that others can see that you have it
- The meeting between Japan, Russia, and the U.S. that ended the Russo-Japanese War in 1905. Roosevelt won the Nobel Peace Prize for stopping the fighting between those two countries.
- 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.
- 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
5 True/False questions
Gifford Pinchot → going against authority
Ida Tarbell → This 1906 work by Upton Sinclair pointed out the abuses of the meat packing industry. The book led to the passage of the 1906 Meat Inspection Act.
Emilio Aguinaldo → 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.
Hay- Banau- Varilla Treaty → negotiated the terms of sale for the building of a Panama Canal and for a Panama Canal Zone surrounding the canal
Reclamation → The reclaiming of land and natural resources