Apush - Chapter 27

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Chapter 27-29 test


 
  
Created Mar 16, 2010
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1
Big Sister Policy 
 
pushed by James G. Blaine; aimed at rallying the Latin American nations behind Uncle Sam's...
2
American Navy v. German Navy 
 
nearly came to blows; over the faraway Samoan Islands in the South Pacific, which were originally...
3
America v. Italy 
 
America lynched 11 Italians in New Orleans
4
America v. Chile 
 
Chile killed 2 American sailors; almost at war; but Chile paid to make up for the loss. 
5
America v. Canada
 
over seal hunting
6
America v. Britain 
 
boundary issues in South America
- Cleveland and Olney wanted to taunt the British with...
7
Great Rapprochement (Reconcilliation) 
 
made peace between America and Britain. 
8
Queen Liliuokalani 
 
blocked the Americans from annexing Hawaii. 
9
insurrectos 
 
protesters who torched canefields and sugar mills; used destructive tactics. 
10
General "Butcher" Weyler
 
undertook to crush the rebellion by herding civilians into barbed-wire reconcentration camps,...
11
Maine
 
battleship, sent to Cuba to protect and evacuate Americans if in danger, was mysteriously blown...
12
Teller Amendment
 
proclaimed that when the U.S. had overthrown Spain's misrule, it would give Cuba its freedom. 
13
Manila
 
George Dewey had to wait a long time for more troops to arrive, then he captured this fort...
14
Rough Riders
 
part of the invading army, volunteers consisting of mostly western cowboys and other hardy...
15
Puerto Rico
 
1st territory not to be annexed as a state. 
16
Thomas "Czar" Reed
 
speaker of the house; resigned in protest against America's new imperial adventure
17
Anti-Imperialists League 
 
sprang up to fight McKinley's expansionest moves, disliked annexation of Philipines and expansionism. 
18
The Foraker Act
 
accored the Puerto Ricans a limited degree of popular government
19
Insular cases
 
Supreme court decreed, the flag outran the Constitution. 
20
Platt Amendment
 
said...
1. they couldnt agree to treaties that would compromise them
2. could not take...


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