History: chapter 10 test Flashcards Preview

History > History: chapter 10 test > Flashcards

Flashcards in History: chapter 10 test Deck (57)
Loading flashcards...
1

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

King kalakaua

2

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

15

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