U.S. History

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

Questions on U. S. History, when the United States was becoming a world power.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Imperialism?
    • A. 

      Believing that the United States was destined to expand overseas and spread its civilization to other people.

    • B. 

      The economic and political domination of a strong nation over weaker ones.

    • C. 

      Pride for ones country.

    • D. 

      An armed band that uses surprise attacks and sabotage rather than open warfare.

    • E. 

      The quality or state of being self-governing.

  • 2. 
    What is the Dollar Diplomacy?
    • A. 

      A policy that allowed each foreign nation in China to trade freely in the other nation's spheres of influence.

    • B. 

      Stated that the United States would intervene in Latin American affairs when necessary to maintain economic and political stability in the Western Hemisphere.

    • C. 

      A policy of joining the business interests of a country with its diplomatic interests abroad.

    • D. 

      Gave the United States the exclusive right to build any proposed canal through Central America.

  • 3. 
    What is Pan-Americanism?
    • A. 

      Extreme nationalism marked by aggressive foreign policy.

    • B. 

      The idea that the United States and Latin America should work together.

    • C. 

      The quality or state of being self-governing.

    • D. 

      Believing that the United States was destined to expand overseas and spread its civilization to other people.

    • E. 

      Pride for ones country.

  • 4. 
    What is Autonomy?
    • A. 

      The economic and political domination of a strong nation over weaker ones.

    • B. 

      A section of a country where one foregin nation enjoys special rights and powers.

    • C. 

      Extreme nationalism marked by aggressive foreign policy.

    • D. 

      A policy of joining the business interests of a country with its diplomatic interests abroad.

    • E. 

      The quality or state of being self-governing.

  • 5. 
    What is the section of a country where one foreign nation enjoys special rights and powers called? 
    • A. 

      Sphere of Influence

    • B. 

      Yellow Journalism

    • C. 

      The Platt Amendment

    • D. 

      Dollar Diplomacy

    • E. 

      Imperialism