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Ch 22 Imperialism
|Allowed U.S. warships to travel swiftly between the Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean.
|How long did it took before the Panama Canal was finished?
|Almost 10 Years
|President during the Spanish American war.
|An addition to the Monroe doctrine which gave the USA the power to police the western hemisphere.
|A principle of US policy, originated by President James Monroe in 1823, that any intervention by external powers in the politics of the Americas is a potentially hostile act against the US.
|The Spanish Empire surrendered control of Cuba and giving Puerto Rico, parts of the Spanish West Indies, the island of Guam, and the Philippines to the United States.
|Treaty of Paris
|A policy of remaining apart from the affairs or interests of other groups, especially the political affairs of other countries.
|An amendment to a joint resolution of the United States Congress, enacted on April 20, 1898, in reply to President William McKinley's War Message.
|A policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which ALL nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China.
|Open Door Policy
|War between the United States and Filipino revolutionaries from 1899 to 1902, an insurrection that may be seen as a continuation of the Philippine Revolution against Spanish rule.
|Barbed wire enclosed camps made by Spanish general "Butcher" Weyler to crush the rebellion.
|This amendment gave the US the right to take over the Island of Cuba if that country entered into a treaty or debt that might place its freedom in danger.
|Opposed to wars of conquest, and expanding the country by taking someone else's land, especially when they do not have the same language and/or culture.
|Who was Emilio Aguinaldo?
|Filipino freedom fighter
|Granted US citizenship to Puerto Ricans
|Puerto Rico (jones act)
|The Treaty of Paris gave the U.S. which territories?
|Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines
|was a General in the United States Army, best known for his role in the Spanish–American War and the Philippine–American War.
|Efforts of the US to further its foreign policy through use of economic power by guaranteeing loans to foreign countries.
|Who wrote "the influence of sea power upon history"?
|Alfred T. Mahan
|The desire to acquire an empire.