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STAAR US History: United States as a World Power (1898-1920) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did Roosevelt intervene in the anthracite coal labor dispute?

Question 2 2. Yellow journalism is _____.

Question 3 3. What was the name given to African-American soldiers in the Spanish-American War?

Question 4 4. As a result of Mahan's books and theories, all of the following is true, except:

Question 5 5. What is true of the Boxers in China?

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Question 6 6. The First Philippine Republic was _____.

Question 7 7. What was the purpose of the Gentlemen's Agreement between Japan and the U.S.?

Question 8 8. What was the purpose of the Bayonet Constitution that was formed in Hawaii?

Question 9 9. How did President Roosevelt respond to the Venezuelan Crisis?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best defines imperialism?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following best describes American imperialism in Latin America and the Caribbean?

Question 12 12. How did President Washington's vision of America compare to that of the time of Manifest Destiny?

Question 13 13. Alfred Thayer Mahan attended which school?

Question 14 14. Which nation was NOT added to or considered a U.S. protectorate because of the Treaty of Paris (1898)?

Question 15 15. Why did the US fight in the Spanish-American war?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following stories DID NOT push the U.S. toward war with Spain?

Question 17 17. Which is the correct chronological order, starting with the earliest, of US policy in Latin America?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was an effect of the Roosevelt Corollary?

Question 19 19. How does Social Darwinism impact imperialism?

Question 20 20. After Alfred Thayer Mahan retired from the navy in 1896, he:

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Question 21 21. What was the primary purpose behind the voyage of the Great White Fleet?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements appropriately relates Manifest Destiny to American imperialism?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was not a recommendation made by Alfred Thayer Mahan?

Question 24 24. How did Dollar Diplomacy differ from Missionary Diplomacy?

Question 25 25. Why did Roosevelt want to build the Panama Canal?

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Question 26 26. How did Alfred Thayer Mahan affect American imperialism?

Question 27 27. According to Mahan, having a large naval presence was one of the biggest factors in:

Question 28 28. What prior American policy statement was the Roosevelt Corollary an extension of?

Question 29 29. What was the controversial part about the U.S. role in the Panama Canal treaties?

Question 30 30. The Open Door Policy was _____.

STAAR US History: United States as a World Power (1898-1920) Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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