Overseas Expansion Quiz 1-5

5 Questions | Total Attempts: 75

SettingsSettingsSettings
Overseas Expansion Quiz 1-5 - Quiz

This is a 5 question mini quiz for chapter 22-Overseas Expansion. The purpose of this quiz is to help 8th Grade Students in NYS to study for their CH22 test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Whose visit to Japan led to the treaty of Kanagawa?
    • A. 

      William H. Seward

    • B. 

      Commodore Matthew Perry

    • C. 

      Alfred Thayer Mahan

    • D. 

      Queen Liliuokalani

  • 2. 
    What were William Seward's goals?
    • A. 

      An American empire that dominated Cuba

    • B. 

      An American empire that dominated the Caribbean, and Hawaii

    • C. 

      An American empire that dominated Japan

    • D. 

      An American empire that dominated the Caribbean, Central America, and the Pacific

  • 3. 
    How did the US acquire Alaska?
    • A. 

      Bought it from Russia

    • B. 

      Bought it from Cuba

    • C. 

      Bought it from Japan

    • D. 

      Bought it from the Caribbean

  • 4. 
    Whose belief in expansionism led to the building of the Panama Canal?
    • A. 

      Matthew Perry

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      William McKinley

    • D. 

      William H. Seward

  • 5. 
    Who said "sea power is essential to the greatness of every splendid people"?
    • A. 

      Alfred Thayer Mahan

    • B. 

      William H. Seward

    • C. 

      Queen Liliuokalani

    • D. 

      Matthew Perry