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Ch 22 Imperialism

Allowed U.S. warships to travel swiftly between the Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean. Panama Canal
How long did it took before the Panama Canal was finished? Almost 10 Years
President during the Spanish American war. William McKinely
An addition to the Monroe doctrine which gave the USA the power to police the western hemisphere. Roosevelt Corollary
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. Monroe Doctrine
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. Isolationism
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. Teller Amendment
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. Philippine Insurrection
Barbed wire enclosed camps made by Spanish general "Butcher" Weyler to crush the rebellion. Reconcentration Camps
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. Platt Amendment
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. Anti-Imperialists
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. Frederick Funston
Efforts of the US to further its foreign policy through use of economic power by guaranteeing loans to foreign countries. Dollar Diplomacy
Who wrote "the influence of sea power upon history"? Alfred T. Mahan
The desire to acquire an empire. Imperialism
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