20/21 History Chapter 18 Study Guide Test

30 Questions  I  By Jobball13 on February 7, 2011
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.
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2.  In 1877, U.S. Military and economic leaders pressure Hawaii to allow the United States to build a naval base at ______
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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.
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4.  In 1890, __________ causes a crisis by threatening Hawaiian sugar growers with economic disaster.
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5.  In 1891, ___________ becomes Hawaii's queen and proposes a new constitution.
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6.  In 1893, with the aid of the U.S ambassador, white business groups overthrow the Hawaiian government and establish a provisional government with _________.
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7.  In 1894, President __________ formally recognizes the Republic of Hawaii.
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8.  In 1897, __________ , who favors the annexation of Hawaii, takes over the presidency from Cleveland.
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9.  In 1898, ________ proclaims Hawaii an American territory.
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10.  _________ is a sensational style of writing that exaggerates the news to lure readers
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11.  ________ is a volunteer calvary unit that fought in a famous battle near Santiago, Cuba.
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12.  ________ : A Cuban poet and journalist which launched a Cuban revolution in 1895.
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13.  Soon after the ________ was destroyed, the United States declared war on Spain.
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14.  ______ gained it's independence in the Spanish-American War.
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15.  _______'s criticism of the American president caused American resentment toward Spain to turn to outrage.
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16.  _________: This general forced Cubans to be relocated to concentration camps where thousands of them died.
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17.  After the war, the United States paid 20 million dollars to Spain for the annexation of ______.
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18.  Theodore Roosevelt was declared the hero of _________, even though he and his units played only a minor role in its capture.
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19.  ________ was the naval commander who led the American forces that steamed into Manila Bay and destroyed the Spanish fleet.
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20.  Panama Canal was built during _________'s presidency.
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21.  During _________'s presidency, the United States and Mexico came close to war.
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22.  ___________ led American forces into Mexico in pursuit of a mexican revolutionary leader.
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23.  American troops were sent into Mexico to try to capture ___________ (Revolutionary Leader)
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24.  ________ refers to the policy of using the U.S government to gaurantee loans made to foreign countries by American business people.
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25.  _________'s contruction ranks as one of the world's greatest engineering feats.
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26.  The Boxer Rebellion took place in _______.
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27.  _______ was directly affected by the Foraker Act.
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28.  The treaty of paris of 1898 gauranteed independence from _______.
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29.  The Platt Amendment made a U.S protectorate to this nation: _______
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30.  _______ was not affected by the Spanish-American War.
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