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White business leaders forced him to change Hawaii's constitution to grant voting rights only to wealthy landowners

King kalakaua

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U.s. Military and economic leaders pressure Hawaii to allow the u.s. To build a naval base at ...

Pearl Harbor

3

Urged by such leaders as u.s. Naval admiral_, the United States constructed many new battleships, transforming the nation into the world's third largest naval power.

Alfred t. Mahan

4

Caused a crisis by threatening Hawaiian sugar growers with economic disaster.

The McKinley tariff

5

Became Hawaii's queen and proposed a new constitution.

Lilioukalani

6

With the aid of the u.s. Ambassador, white business groups overthrow the Hawaiian government and establish a provisional government with _ as president.

Sanford b. Dole

7

President _ formally recognizes the republic of Hawaii.

Grover Cleveland

8

Favored the annexation of Hawaii and took over the presidency from Cleveland.

William McKinley

9

Proclaims Hawaii an American territory

Congress

10

WHat were the three main roots of American imperialism ?

1) industrial overproduction lead to the need for more raw materials
2) need for military strength to protect our interest world wide
3) we wanted to minister to the world to show we were more superior

11

This is the sensational style of writing that exaggerates the nEws to lure readers

Yellow journalism

12

This volunteer cavalry unit fought in a famous land battle near Santiago, Cuba. Lead by Roosevelt.

Rough riders

13

This Cuban poet and journalist launched a Cuban revolution in 1895.

José Martí

14

SOon after this was destroyed, The United States declared war on Spain.

U.s.s. Maine

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This nation gained its independence in the Spanish-American war.

Cuba

16

It's criticism of the American president caused American resentment toward Spain to turn to outrage.

De lôme letter

17

This general forced Cubans to relocate to concentration camps, where thousands of them died.

General valeriano weyler

18

After the war, the u.s. Paid 20 million dollars to Spain for the annexation of this land.

Philippine islands

19

Theodore Roosevelt was declared the hero of this, even though he and his units played only a minor role in its capture.

San Juan hill

20

He was the naval commander who led the American forces that steamed into Manila bay and destroyed the Spanish fleet.

George Dewey

21

Identify 2 people, ideas, or events that helped to ignite the Spanish American war. Explain the role they played.

1) imperialism because we wanted to protector Cuba And the Philippines since we had business interest
2) yellow journalism because they wanted to make situations worse so we could protect them

22

In which nation did the boxer rebellion take place ?

China

23

Which nation was directly affected by the forakers act?

Puerto Rico

24

For which nation's independence did Emilio aguinaldo fight ?

Philippines

25

Which nation was the focus of John Hay's "open door notes"?

China

26

To which nation did the treaty of 1898 guarantee independence from Spain?

Cuba

27

Which nation did the platt amendment make a u.s. Protectorate?

Cuba

28

Which nation was not affected by the Spanish American war ?

China

29

Which nation attempted to achieve its independence by going to war against the United States ?

Philippines

30

In which nation did the United States use the same sort of concentration camp practices that it had condemned Spain for using in Cuba?

Philippines

31

At the turn of the century, which of these nations could be best described as an independent, though bullied, trading partner of the United States ?

China

32

By the turn of the century, what were the three main beliefs that guided American foreign policy?

1) we needed export products for growth
2) we needed to intervene because we needed products to keep our industry growing
3) to keep foreign powers from our shore

33

The Panama Canal was built during his presidency.

Theodore Roosevelt

34

During his presidency, the United States and Mexico came close to war.

Woodrow Wilson

35

He led American forces into Mexico in pursuit of a Mexican revolutionary leader.

John j. Pershing

36

American troops were sent into Mexico to try to capture this Mexican revolutionary leader.

Francisco "pancho" villa

37

This term refers to the policy of using the u.s. Government to guarantee loans made to foreign countries by American business-people.

Dollar diplomacy

38

It's construction ranks as one of the world's greatest engineering feats.

Panama Canal

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This term refers to the policy of denying recognition of Latin American governments that the United States viewed as oppressive, undemocratic, or hostile to the u.s. Interests.

Missionary diplomacy

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Also known as "big stick" diplomacy, this official American policy stated that disorder in Latin America could force the United States to send its military into Latin American nations to protect American economic interests.

Roosevelt corollary

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Identify one word or phrase you would use to describe American policy and behavior toward Latin America during the presidencies if Roosevelt and Wilson. Use examples pleas from each presidency to support your choice.

Imperialism. With Roosevelt's Panama Canal speak softly and carry a big stick. Monroe doctrine.

42

Not used to stimulate u.s. Imperialism?

New source of cheap labor

43

Which countries residents became u.s. Citizens?

Cuba

44

Artist Fredrick Remington was associated with ?

Randolf Hearst

45

Teddy Roosevelt won the Nobel peace prize by...

Negotiation the end of the war between Russia and Japan

46

U.s. Military not involved in ...

The Russia or Japan war

47

The u.s. Insisted that the Cuban constitution include ?

The platt amendment

48

The de lôme letters criticized ?

McKinley

49

The treaty of Paris ended ?

The Spanish American war

50

The foraker act ended?

Military rule Puerto Rico

51

Pancho villa came from ?

Mexico

52

Yahoo journalism?

yellow journalism

53

What was rivera's name about ?

Independence

54

_ was the rally cry for an intervention in Cuba ?

U.s.s. Maine

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Panama Canal was territory of...

Columbia

56

U.s. Would not withdraw troops from Cuba until they adopted...

The platt amendment

57

The Spanish American war ?

The Philippino American war