US II Chapter 14: Becoming A World Power

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US II Chapter 14: Becoming a World Power


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  • 1. 
    What was Fiske's term for the belief that English-speaking countries are superior?
    • A. 

      Anglicanism

    • B. 

      Nationalism

    • C. 

      Racism

    • D. 

      Anglo-Saxonism

  • 2. 
    What reason did Josiah Strong give for expanding American influence?
    • A. 

      Natural resources

    • B. 

      Spread of Christianity

    • C. 

      Military bases

    • D. 

      New markets

  • 3. 
    What did the Treaty of Kanagawa do?
    • A. 

      Ended a war between Japan and Russia

    • B. 

      Created China's Open Door Policy

    • C. 

      Opened Japan to trade with the U.S.

    • D. 

      Took Manchuria back from Japan

  • 4. 
    What was Hawaii's cash crop?
    • A. 

      Sugarcane

    • B. 

      Corn

    • C. 

      Coffee

    • D. 

      Wheat

  • 5. 
    What is the idea that America should work alongside Latin America?
    • A. 

      Protectionism

    • B. 

      Unitarianism

    • C. 

      Trans-Americanism

    • D. 

      Pan-Americanism

  • 6. 
    Jose Marti, a Cuban, staged two revolutions during the course of his career.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What was the term used to describe aggressive nationalism?
    • A. 

      Social Darwinism

    • B. 

      Jingoism

    • C. 

      Protectionism

    • D. 

      Militarism

  • 8. 
    Where did Commodore George Dewey defeat an eight ship Spanish fleet?
    • A. 

      Edo Bay

    • B. 

      Havana Harbor

    • C. 

      Manila Bay

    • D. 

      Panama Canal

  • 9. 
    What was the name of Roosevelt's famous volunteer cavalry division?
    • A. 

      The Rough Riders

    • B. 

      The Low Riders

    • C. 

      The War Hawks

    • D. 

      The Tough Guys

  • 10. 
    Which of the following was not a term of the Treaty of Paris
    • A. 

      Spain surrenders Puerto Rico

    • B. 

      U.S. gets Guam

    • C. 

      Philippines are sold the U.S.

    • D. 

      Spain pays $20 million in reparations

  • 11. 
    What constitutional insertion was placed in Cuba in order to give the U.S. power?
    • A. 

      McKinley Amendment

    • B. 

      Platt Amendment

    • C. 

      Intervention Amendment

    • D. 

      Precautionary Amendment

  • 12. 
    Aguinaldo switched sides for the last of his only two revolutions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    What allowed European nations to create spheres of influence in China?
    • A. 

      Military forces

    • B. 

      Puppet governments

    • C. 

      Leaseholds

    • D. 

      Political agreements

  • 14. 
    What group is more commonly known as The Boxers?
    • A. 

      The Society of Harmonious Fists

    • B. 

      The Rough Riders

    • C. 

      The War Hawks

    • D. 

      The Black Hands

  • 15. 
    What did Roosevelt win the 1906 Nobel Peace Prize for?
    • A. 

      Panama Canal

    • B. 

      Negotiating with Japan and Russia

    • C. 

      Columbian Revolution

    • D. 

      Ending the Spanish-American War

  • 16. 
    What was the name of the addition to the Monroe Doctrine?
    • A. 

      Hemisphere Addition

    • B. 

      The Nimby Proclamation

    • C. 

      Roosevelt Corollary

    • D. 

      Hay-Poncefote Treaty

  • 17. 
    What was Taft's idea for American businesses and Latin American markets?
    • A. 

      Spheres of influence

    • B. 

      Leaseholds

    • C. 

      Expansionism

    • D. 

      Dollar Diplomacy

  • 18. 
    Anti-American Mexicans invaded New Mexico and killed several Americans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    President Wilson sent troops into all of the following, except
    • A. 

      Columbia

    • B. 

      Dominican Republic

    • C. 

      Haiti

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 20. 
    What did the Boxers attack?
    • A. 

      Foreign embassies

    • B. 

      US troops

    • C. 

      European businessmen

    • D. 

      Secretary of State John Hay

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