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Imperialism Vocab & Identification

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34 questions
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  • Q1
    Caribbean island acquired by the US from Spain in the Spanish-American War
    Philippines
    Hawaii
    Puerto Rico
    Bermuda
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  • Q2
    Matthew Perry arrived with warships to open this country up to trade with US
    India
    Japan
    Philippines
    China
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  • Q3
    Pacific island nation acquired by the US from Spain in Spanish-American War
    Indonesia
    Japan
    Philippines
    Cuba
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  • Q4
    Pacific territory, home to Pearl Harbor and sugar cane production
    Hawaii
    Cuba
    Philippines
    Guam
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  • Q5
    Policy of controlling weaker nations politically and economically
    Socialism
    Imperialism
    Militarism
    Nationalism
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  • Q6
    Stated, “You furnish the pictures, I’ll furnish the war"
    Teddy Roosevelt
    Joseph Pulitzer
    William Randolph Hearst
    William McKinley
    30s
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  • Q7
    “Polar Bear Garden” that became “Seward’s Revenge"
    Squirrel Mountain
    Washington
    Alaska
    Siberia
    30s
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  • Q8
    Boxer Rebellion took place here
    China
    Mexico
    Japan
    Hawaii
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  • Q9
    Country began the original work on the Panama Canal, but ran out of money didn't finish
    Panama
    France
    Canada
    USA
    30s
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  • Q10
    Country turned down US offer for Panama Canal territory; US then helped Panamanian independence
    Colombia
    Brazil
    Honduras
    Venezuela
    30s
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  • Q11
    Cuban leader for Cuban independence from Spain
    Jose Marti
    Fidel Castro
    Juanes Guanes
    Emilio Aguinaldo
    30s
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  • Q12
    First President to tell Europe to “keep its hands off” of North and South America
    Grover Cleveland
    Benjamin Harrison
    James Monroe
    John Tyler
    30s
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  • Q13
    Group of countries & geographic area once controlled by Spain; majority speak Spanish.
    Latin America
    North America
    Spanish America
    New America
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  • Q14
    Group of soldiers led by Teddy Roosevelt in Spanish-American War
    Teddy's Troops
    Seal Team 6
    Battle Royale
    Rough Riders
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  • Q15
    Leader for independence for the Philippines; fought both the Spanish and Americans
    Rodrigo Duterte
    Emilio Aguinaldo
    Jose Marti
    Luis Munoz Rivera
    30s
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  • Q16
    No single country could have a monopoly on trade with China
    McKinley Policy
    Open for Business Policy
    Lennon-McCartney Policy
    Open Door Policy
    30s
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  • Q17
    Owner and publisher of the World newspaper, Hearst’s competitor
    Rupert Murdoch
    Joseph Pulitzer
    Bill Brassy
    William Randolph Hearst
    30s
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  • Q18
    Policy of staying out of world affairs
    Isolationism
    Solitarianism
    Jingoism
    Globalism
    30s
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  • Q19
    President during the Spanish-American War
    Grover Cleveland
    Teddy Roosevelt
    William McKinley
    Benjamin Harrison
    30s
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  • Q20
    Queen that gave up her throne in exchange for rights for her people from the US government
    Elizabeth I
    Kamehameha II
    Latifah
    Liliuokalani
    30s
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