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20/21 History Chapter 18 Study Guide Test

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20/21 History Chapter 18 Study Guide Test

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  • 1. 
    In 1877, white business leaders force King ______ to change Hawaii's constitution to grant voting rights only to wealthy landowners.
    • A. 

      Liluokalani

    • B. 

      Kalakaua

    • C. 

      Roosevelt

    • D. 

      Alford T. Mahan

  • 2. 
    In 1877, U.S. Military and economic leaders pressure Hawaii to allow the United States to build a naval base at ______
    • A. 

      Pearl Harbor

    • B. 

      Hawaii

    • C. 

      Washington D.c

    • D. 

      Santiago, Cuba

  • 3. 
    In 1890, urged by such leaders as U.S Navy Admiral ________, the United States constructs many new battleships, transforming the nation into the world's largest naval power.
    • A. 

      William McKinley

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      Alford T. Mahan

    • D. 

      Theordore Roosevelt

  • 4. 
    In 1890, __________ causes a crisis by threatening Hawaiian sugar growers with economic disaster.
    • A. 

      AIDS

    • B. 

      Diseases

    • C. 

      The Delome Letter

    • D. 

      McKinley Tarrif

  • 5. 
    In 1891, ___________ becomes Hawaii's queen and proposes a new constitution.
    • A. 

      Kalakaua

    • B. 

      Liliuokalani

    • C. 

      Jose Marti

    • D. 

      Valeriano Weyler

  • 6. 
    In 1893, with the aid of the U.S ambassador, white business groups overthrow the Hawaiian government and establish a provisional government with _________.
    • A. 

      Jose Marti

    • B. 

      Sanford B. Dole

    • C. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • D. 

      Grover Cleveland

  • 7. 
    In 1894, President __________ formally recognizes the Republic of Hawaii.
    • A. 

      Grover Cleveland

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 8. 
    In 1897, __________ , who favors the annexation of Hawaii, takes over the presidency from Cleveland.
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • C. 

      William McKinley

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 9. 
    In 1898, ________ proclaims Hawaii an American territory.
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      House of Reps

    • C. 

      Governor

    • D. 

      President Roosevelt

  • 10. 
    _________ is a sensational style of writing that exaggerates the news to lure readers
    • A. 

      Yellow Journalism

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Red Journalism

  • 11. 
    ________ is a volunteer calvary unit that fought in a famous battle near Santiago, Cuba.
    • A. 

      Freedom Writers

    • B. 

      Rough Riders

    • C. 

      San Juan Hill

    • D. 

      The Delome Letter

  • 12. 
    ________ : A Cuban poet and journalist which launched a Cuban revolution in 1895.
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      William McKinley

    • C. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • D. 

      Jose Marti

  • 13. 
    Soon after the ________ was destroyed, the United States declared war on Spain.
    • A. 

      U.S.S Maine

    • B. 

      Pearl Harbor

    • C. 

      White House

    • D. 

      Washington Monument

  • 14. 
    ______ gained it's independence in the Spanish-American War.
    • A. 

      Cuba

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Spain

    • D. 

      U.S.A

  • 15. 
    _______'s criticism of the American president caused American resentment toward Spain to turn to outrage.
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      The Delome Letter

    • C. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • D. 

      William McKinley

  • 16. 
    _________: This general forced Cubans to be relocated to concentration camps where thousands of them died.
    • A. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Jose Marti

    • C. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • D. 

      Alford T. Mahan

  • 17. 
    After the war, the United States paid 20 million dollars to Spain for the annexation of ______.
    • A. 

      Philippine Islands

    • B. 

      Hawaii

    • C. 

      Cuba

    • D. 

      San Juan Hill

  • 18. 
    Theodore Roosevelt was declared the hero of _________, even though he and his units played only a minor role in its capture.
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Panama

    • C. 

      Spain

    • D. 

      San Juan Hill

  • 19. 
    ________ was the naval commander who led the American forces that steamed into Manila Bay and destroyed the Spanish fleet.
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      George Dewey

    • C. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • D. 

      John J Pershing

  • 20. 
    Panama Canal was built during _________'s presidency.
    • A. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 21. 
    During _________'s presidency, the United States and Mexico came close to war.
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • C. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • D. 

      Abraham Lincoln

  • 22. 
    ___________ led American forces into Mexico in pursuit of a mexican revolutionary leader.
    • A. 

      John J Pershing

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • D. 

      Jose Marti

  • 23. 
    American troops were sent into Mexico to try to capture ___________ (Revolutionary Leader)
    • A. 

      Liliuokalani

    • B. 

      Valeriano Weyler

    • C. 

      Francisco Villa

    • D. 

      George Dewey

  • 24. 
    ________ refers to the policy of using the U.S government to gaurantee loans made to foreign countries by American business people.
    • A. 

      Yellow Journalism

    • B. 

      Dollar Diplomacy

    • C. 

      The Delome Letter

    • D. 

      McKinley Tariff

  • 25. 
    _________'s contruction ranks as one of the world's greatest engineering feats.
    • A. 

      Panama Canal

    • B. 

      Cuba

    • C. 

      Panama

    • D. 

      China

  • 26. 
    The Boxer Rebellion took place in _______.
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Mexico

    • D. 

      U.S.A

  • 27. 
    _______ was directly affected by the Foraker Act.
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Puerto Rico

    • D. 

      Cuba

  • 28. 
    The treaty of paris of 1898 gauranteed independence from _______.
    • A. 

      Puerto Rico

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      Cuba

  • 29. 
    The Platt Amendment made a U.S protectorate to this nation: _______
    • A. 

      Cuba

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Russia

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 30. 
    _______ was not affected by the Spanish-American War.
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Cuba

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Mexico