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

Spanish American War

GA 5th Grade Common Core Social Studies Standards

What did American newspapers write when the people of Cuba revolted against Spain? When the people of Cuba revolted against Spain American newspapers wrote about Spain’s cruel treatment of the Cubans during the revolt.
What is yellow journalism? Yellow journalism is a kind of writing that exaggerates news to shock and attract readers.
Why did American newspapers blame Spain for the revolt in Cuba? American newspapers blamed Spain for the explosion of the U S Navy ship Maine but no one knew how the explosion happened.
What happened when President McKinley declared war on Spain? When President McKinley declared war on Spain the U S Navy sank most of Spain’s fleet of ships in the Battle of Manila Bay.
How did Theodore Roosevelt help fight in the Spanish-American War? Theodore Roosevelt helped fight the war against Spain by forming a volunteer fighting group and going to Cuba to fight.
What were the Buffalo Soldiers? The Buffalo Soldiers were a group of African American soldiers who fought with Teddy Roosevelt in the Spanish American War.
What battle did both Theodore Roosevelt and the Buffalo Soldiers fight together? Both Teddy Roosevelt and the Buffalo Soldiers fought in the Battle of San Juan Hill.
After the Spanish-American war, what did Spain give to the United States? After the Spanish American War Spain gave Puerto Rico, the Philippines, and Guam to the United States.
Created by: pattefo
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