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Theodore Roosevelt's volunteer force who fought in Cuba during the Spanish American War.
Passenger ship carrying military supplies which was destroyed by a German torpedo on May 7, 1915.
The idea that only the strongest people, businesses, or nations are meant to survive.
People who believed the United States should acquire overseas colonies in order to maintain a strong economy.
Open Door Policy
An agreement between the United States and European nations to keep China open to free trade.
Leader of United States troops in Cuba during the Spanish-American War; later elected President of the United States (1901-1909).
Germany's payment of costs to the victorious nations for its part in starting World War I
League of Nations
The Treaty of Versailles established this organization in order to promote understanding and discourage aggressions between nations. It lost influence because the United States refused to join.
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