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Ch 36: American Imperialism & Rise to International Power

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Review this self-paced chapter on American Imperialism and the rise to international power to enhance your knowledge of imperialism in Hawaii, China, the Philippines, and other regions. The chapter's self-assessment quizzes provide a convenient way to test your understanding this of topic in preparation for an exam.

American Imperialism & Rise to International Power - Chapter Summary

By working through these lessons, you can deepen your knowledge of American Imperialism and the rise to international power. For example, our educators will review the effect of U.S. imperialism in Asia and the Pacific. This interactive chapter can also assist you with understanding the spread of American influence in the Caribbean and Philippines. After reviewing the lessons, you should be ready to:

  • Explain how the rise of American Imperialism started
  • Recall what caused the Spanish-American war
  • Describe the long-term impact of U.S. imperialism in Asia and the Pacific
  • Explain the non-colonial imperial expansion throughout Latin America and the Caribbean

The illustrative teaching styles of our instructors can help you better understand this topic. A brief quiz is available to test your knowledge of each lesson. You can also use your personal Dashboard to keep track of the lessons you've completed and view your quiz results.

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