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Ch 15: American Imperialism (1890-1919): Homework Help

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The American Imperialism (1890-1919) chapter of this AP US History Homework Help course helps students complete their American imperialism homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your American imperialism homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample questions and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your American imperialism homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • The Spanish-American War
  • Annexation of Hawaii
  • American imperialism in China and the Philippines
  • U.S. involvement in Latin American and Caribbean affairs
  • World War I
  • Treaty of Versailles and League of Nations

11 Lessons in Chapter 15: American Imperialism (1890-1919): Homework Help
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
American Imperialism: Definition, Reasons & Rising International Power

1. American Imperialism: Definition, Reasons & Rising International Power

When George Washington left office, he warned against getting drawn into global issues, yet just over 100 years later, the U.S. began its rise to become the dominant world power. What started this rise of American Imperialism?

The Spanish-American War: Causes, Goals & Results

2. The Spanish-American War: Causes, Goals & Results

The Spanish-American war was a new kind of war involvement for the U.S. It was not for freedom, it was not an internal conflict. It was fought over expansion and the idea of spreading American influence in the Caribbean and in the Philippines.

American Imperialism in Hawaii, China & the Philippines

3. American Imperialism in Hawaii, China & the Philippines

American imperialism had a major effect on the world. In this lesson, find out how a nation became a part of the U.S. for almost 50 years and how one kingdom became a U.S. state. The effect of U.S. imperialism in Asia and the Pacific had a long-lasting and far-reaching effect that we can still see today!

American Imperialism in Latin America & the Caribbean

4. American Imperialism in Latin America & the Caribbean

Around the turn of the 20th century, the United States entered a period of non-colonial imperial expansion throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Learn about the short-term and long-term effects of some of these policies in this video lesson.

Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War

5. Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War

Although World War I began in Europe, it is important to take a look at World War I in relation to U.S. history as well. The U.S. was greatly affected by the war. In this lesson, we'll take a quick and direct look at the causes that led up the war and the assassination that was the final catalyst.

The United States in World War I: Official Position, Isolation & Intervention

6. The United States in World War I: Official Position, Isolation & Intervention

The United States' best option was to stay out of World War I. They had nothing to gain from getting involved. So, they tried to stay neutral, but as American interests started to lean toward the Allied Powers, many events happened to give the States the final push to enter the war.

American Involvement in World War I: How the War Changed After America's Entry

7. American Involvement in World War I: How the War Changed After America's Entry

As much as the U.S. wanted to stay neutral during World War I, it proved impossible. This meant the U.S. had to raise the forces and money to wage war. Find out how Americans played their part in WWI in this lesson.

End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations

8. End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations

In this lesson, we will examine the Treaty of Versailles. We will explore the treaty's negotiations at the Paris Peace Conference, take a look at the treaty's terms, and discuss Germany's reaction to the treaty.

Benjamin Harrison: Facts, Presidency & Accomplishments

9. Benjamin Harrison: Facts, Presidency & Accomplishments

Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States. Learn about Harrison's term as chief executive and the many accomplishments he left as a legacy for those who followed. Conclude your discovery with a short quiz on some of the key concepts.

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882: Definition & Summary

10. The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882: Definition & Summary

Explore the history and significance of the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act, and test your understanding on American politics, racism, and the origins of American immigration policy.

William Randolph Hearst: Biography, Facts & Quotes

11. William Randolph Hearst: Biography, Facts & Quotes

In this lesson, we'll look at William Randolph Hearst: media tycoon, New York Congressman, and synonymous with the term yellow journalism. Learn more about the man and his exploits and then you can test your knowledge with a quiz!

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