US History 2 Chapter 18 Quiz

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Topics such as Theodore Roosevelt’s policies, American imperialism and American support for the Cuban revolt away in this next quiz on U. S. History. How have you been doing so far? Keep it up with this one!


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  • 1. 
    European nations colonized Africa in the late 1800s because of its
    • A. 

      Military locations

    • B. 

      Economic strength

    • C. 

      Proximity to Europe

    • D. 

      Resources and markets

  • 2. 
    All these characterized American imperialism EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Respect for different cultures

    • B. 

      Belief in racial superiority

    • C. 

      Economic opportunities

    • D. 

      Global military sites

  • 3. 
    American support for the Cuban revolt peaked with news of
    • A. 

      Poisened wells and murdered children

    • B. 

      Cubans in concentration camps

    • C. 

      The Enrique Dupuy d LUme letter

    • D. 

      The U.S.S. Maine explosion

  • 4. 
    American imperialism in the Philippines is most similar to
    • A. 

      British imperialism in the U.S.

    • B. 

      American imperialism in Cuba

    • C. 

      Spanish imperialism in Cuba

    • D. 

      Spanish imperialism in Puerto Rico

  • 5. 
    Roosevelt's policy of 'speaking softly and carrying a big stick' enabled the U.S. to
    • A. 

      Build a large navy

    • B. 

      Become a world power

    • C. 

      Gain control over Korea

    • D. 

      Make loans to Nicaragua