5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- John Hay
- Philippine Insurrection
- Open Door Notes
- Platt Amendment
- Spheres of Influence
- a Secretary of State under McKinley and Roosevelt who pioneered the open-door policy and Panama canal
- b Legislation that severely restricted Cuba's sovereignty and gave the US the right to intervene if Cuba got into trouble
- c 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.
- d areas in which countries have some political and economic control but do not govern directly
- e A rebellion before the Spanish American War when there were tensions between the Filippinos and the US
5 Multiple choice questions
- established the direct election of U.S. Senators
- This Amendment was drafter by Henry M. Teller which declared that the US had no desire for control in Cuba & pledged the US would leave the island alone.
- Signed by the United States and Spain in December 1898, this treaty ended the Spanish-American War. Under its terms, Spain recognized Cuba's independence and assumed the Cuban debt; it also ceded Puerto Rico and Guam to the United States. At the insistence of the U.S. representatives, Spain also ceded the Phillipines.
- He served as both United States Attorney General and Secretary of State under President Grover Cleveland.
- 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
Red-Light District → Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt during the Spanish American War
Boxer Rebellion → A 1900 Uprising in China aimed at ending foreign influence in the country.
Insular Cases → going against authority
U.S.S. Maine → Determined that inhabitants of U.S. territories had some, but not all, of the rights of U.S. citizens.
Standard Oil Company → Term used to describe the efforts of the US to further its foreign policy through use of economic power by gaurenteeing loans to foreign countries