Protectorate: Definition & Examples


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following best describes the relationship of the protectorate to its controlling nation?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following was America's first protectorate?

2. Which amendment gave the U.S. control over its first protectorate?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Reviewing America's history with protectorates, this interactive quiz and worksheet will test your knowledge of related policies and amendments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Test your knowledge of protectorates, including:

  • The relationship between a protectorate and its ruling nation
  • Common characteristics of protectorates
  • The country first declared a protectorate of the U.S.

Skills Practiced

Use this quiz and worksheet to test these skills:

  • Interpreting information - analyze the information regarding the legislation put in place to stop the United States from creating protectorates in Latin America
  • Knowledge application - understand the material regarding protectorates to answer a question about the relationship it has with its ruling country
  • Making connections - use the related lesson to understand which amendment gave permission for the United States to obtain its first protectorate

Additional Learning

To delve deeper into the world of protectorates, view the lesson entitled Protectorate: Definition & Lesson. This tutorial will investigate:

  • The Spanish-American War
  • Why the United States pursued protectorate agreements
  • The United States' relationship with Panama, Nicaragua, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic during the early 20th century