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Teddy Roosevelt And Foreign Policy

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  • 1. 
    President Teddy Roosevelt's philosophy was known as
    • A. 

      Populist

    • B. 

      Social Darwinist

    • C. 

      Socialism

  • 2. 
    President Teddy Roosevelt secured the Canal Zone in Panama by
    • A. 

      threatening Panama with the use of force

    • B. 

      invading the capital of Colombia

    • C. 

      Engineering a Panamanian revolt against Colombia

  • 3. 
    The Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine stated that
    • A. 

      the United States could intervene in the internal affairs of Latin American nations to preserve stability

    • B. 

      The United States would not allow any new European investments in Latin America

    • C. 

      Free trade was no longer a major facet of American foreign policy

  • 4. 
     President Teddy Roosevelt’s foreign policy was dominated by his belief that
    • A. 

      The United States’ support of Japan in its rise as an industrialized world power would help ensure world peace

    • B. 

      it is the right and duty of civilized nations to intervene in the affairs of uncivilized nations for the common good

    • C. 

      only free trade can ensure a stable world economy

  • 5. 
    The purpose of the Open Door notes was to
    • A. 

      Enable Chinese immigrants to more efficiently move to the United States

    • B. 

      Give the United States access to Chinese markets

    • C. 

      Allow the Chinese to access the United States market

  • 6. 
    Arrange the events between the United States and Japan in chronological order: 
    • A. 

      Gentleman's Agreement Notes, Great White Fleet, Peace Treaty in Portsmouth, Root-Takahaira Agreement, Anti-Japanese Revolution

    • B. 

      Peace Treaty in Portsmouth, Great White Fleet, Anti-Japanese Revolution, Gentleman's Agreement, Root-Takahira Agreement

    • C. 

      Anti-Japanese Revolution, Gentleman's Agreement Notes, Peace Treaty in Portsmouth, Root-Takahira Agreement, Great White Fleet

  • 7. 
    Which of the following about foreign relations is false? 
    • A. 

      Roosevelt greatly respected Chinese culture and wished to further integrate the Chinese into American lives

    • B. 

      Roosevelt wished to maintain friendship with Great Britain due to their common interests

    • C. 

      Roosevelt admired the Japanese because they were a fighting people

  • 8. 
    The primary cause of ethnic tension due to immigration on the west coast was caused by the:
    • A. 

      "backward" Chinese

    • B. 

      Germans

    • C. 

      Japanese