Global Issues Monroe, Corollary, Imperialism, Manifest
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What is the platt amendment?
Treaty between the US and Cuba that attempted to protect Cuba's independence form any foreign intervention.
Pro's and con's of imperialism
Pro's: technological advancements, exchange of ideas, economic growth.
Con's: discrimination, political feuds, deaths, slavery.
What is the Roosevelt Corollary?
Extension to the Monroe Doctrine that said that the US could be the police force that would protect neighbouring conutries from Europe. It also stated that the US was willing to help other american countries if they had economic problems.
What was the balance of power?
When no one specific country had more power so there is no dominant power.
What was the treaty that ended the Mexican American war?
The Guadalupe Hidalgo Treaty