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History Test-Ch. 10 Study Guide
Terms in this set (25)
What ship was sent to Cuba in 1898 to ensure the safety of Americans there?
____________________ is the execution of a strategy to illegally seize political power in a sudden way
_____________ means to add an area to an existing country
___________________ is sensationalized news reporting aimed more at attracting readers than at reporting the truth
The _________________________________________ is a time from the 1890s to 1920 when America favored achievement of political and social reform through education, wider political participation, and direct government action
A ____________________ is a member of the First US Cavalry volunteer regiment led by Theodore Roosevelt during the Spanish-American War
____________________ is the government's breaking up business trusts or monopolies
What is the protection and wise use of natural resources called?
Theodore Roosevelt led the Rough Riders to victory in the battle at ____________________
After the Spanish-American War, the United States paid twenty million dollars for the __________________
Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Guam
After the Spanish-American War, what did the United States gain?
Who won the election of 1908?
Who expanded the role of the United States by beginning the Panama Canal?
Booker T. Washington
Who worked hard to overcome the inequality of black Americans and believed they should study and work hard so that in time they would prove their equality?
W.E.B. Du Bois
Who wanted discrimination of black Americans to stop immediately and helped lead the NAACP?
Who won the election of 1912?
What amendment to the United States Constitution gave Congress the power to tax income?
What amendment to the United States Constitution gave the power of electing senators to the people?
board of experts
Who controlled the Federal Reserve System?
a war in Europe
What interrupted Progressive reforms in America?
_________________________ is a means of removing an elected official from office by popular vote
Open Door Policy
What is the policy that provided equal trade with China by demanding that no colonial power block other countries from trading with China?
The _______________________ is a ship canal that crosses the Isthmus of Panama and connects the Caribbean Sea with the Pacific Ocean
_____________________ is a social organization that believes major industries should be owned by the government instead of by individuals It is the belief that the good of society is above the good of individuals
Who was the leader of the Rough Riders?