Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

SS - Unit 6

The Spanish American War

A large island nation that was a colony of Spain until it was freed in the Spanish-American War
The rules or guidelines a country has and follows in its dealings with other countries
What 3 territories did America gain control of in the Spanish-American War?
When a stronger nation holds or expands control or dominating influence over weaker foreign lands, but without settling population in those lands
A canal constructed in the early 1900's by the U.S. across Panama that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Statements made by President Roosevelt that claimed the U.S. had a right, under certain circumstances, to step in and solve disputes affecting countries in the Americas.
A battleship sent by the U.S. to Cuba to protect American citizens during the rebellion. It was blown up in the Havana Harbor and led to the U.S. declaring war.
A term for the exaggerated style of news reporting in the newspapers.
What were the CAUSES/REASONS for the S.A.W.? 1. America's desire to help Cuba gain independence. 2. Protecting American business interests (SUGAR) 3. SINKING OF THE USS MAINE 4. YELLOW JOURNALISM that exaggerated and inflamed the public opinion against Spain.
What were the EFFECTS/RESULTS of the S.A.W.? 1. U.S. became recognized as a World Power. 2. Cuba became independent of Spain. 3. U.S. gained: THE PHILIPPINES, GUAM, AND PUERTO RICO.
How long did the Spanish-American War last? From APRIL to AUGUST 1898.
President Theodore Roosevelt's style of dealing with foreign countries that he thought were not acting fairly toward the U.S.
Popular U.S. History sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards