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Title: American Imperialism and World War I


1
American Imperialism and World War I
2
Define Isolationism.
3
  • The United States should stay out of world
    affairs.

4
What set precedent for Isolationism?
5
  • Washingtons Farewell Address

6
What was the basis of U.S. foreign policy from
President Washington until World War I?
7
  • Isolationism

8
Define the Monroe Doctrine.
9
  • The U.S. policy that European countries should
    stay out of the affairs of the Western
    Hemisphere.

10
Define imperialism.
11
  • One country gaining political or economic control
    over another country

12
What was the Open Door Policy?
13
  • All nations would have equal trading rights in
    China.

14
What president is known for the Open Door policy?
15
  • William McKinley

16
What Secretary of State is known for the Open
Door Policy?
17
  • John Hay

18
What does the Secretary of State do?
19
  • Handles foreign affairs for the President

20
Who was the last native ruler of Hawaii?
21
  • Queen Liluokalani

22
Who fought in the Spanish-American War?
23
  • 1. United States
  • 2. Spain

24
What country controlled Cuba before the
Spanish-American War?
25
  • Spain

26
Who won the Spanish-American War?
27
  • The United States

28
What territory did the U.S. get in the
Spanish-American War?
29
  • 1. Philippines
  • 2. Puerto Rico
  • 3. Guam

30
At the end of the Spanish-American War in what
country did the U.S. say it could intervene
militarily?
31
  • Cuba

32
From what country did Panama gain independence?
33
  • Colombia

34
Who was president when the Panama Canal was built?
35
  • Theodore Roosevelt

36
What did the Panama Canal do?
37
  • Provided a short-cut between the Atlantic and
    Pacific Oceans

38
What type of imperialism was advanced by the
Panama Canal?
39
  • Economic Imperialism

40
What president was known for Dollar Diplomacy?
41
  • William Howard Taft

42
What was Dollar Diplomacy?
43
  • 1. U.S. business would invest in Latin America.
  • 2. If necessary, U.S. would intervene militarily
    in Latin America.

44
Name 3 examples of American economic imperialism.
45
  • 1. Open Door Policy
  • 2. Dollar Diplomacy
  • 3. Panama Canal

46
Who were the Central Powers in World War I?
47
  • 1. Germany
  • 2. Austria-Hungary
  • 3. Ottoman Empire

48
What modern nation was known as the Ottoman
Empire during World War I?
49
  • Turkey

50
Who were the Allies in World War I?
51
  • 1. Great Britain
  • 2. France
  • 3. Russia

52
What countrys military tipped the balance of
World War I and led to Germanys defeat?
53
  • The United States

54
What official is the nations chief diplomat?
55
  • The President, assisted by the Secretary of State

56
Who developed the Fourteen Points?
57
  • Woodrow Wilson

58
What were the 3 key ideas of the Fourteen Points?
59
  • 1. National
  • Self-determination
  • 2. Freedom of the Seas
  • 3. League of Nations

60
What treaty ended World War I?
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  • The Versailles Treaty

62
What is national self-determination?
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  • The idea that each national group should be in
    charge of its own destiny

64
What is freedom of the seas?
65
  • Ships can sail in international waters without
    threat of attack

66
What was the League of Nations?
67
  • An organization of nations started at the end of
    World War I to maintain peace

68
What was a mandate?
69
  • A region governed by another country until it is
    ready for independence

70
What two countries were British Mandates after
World War I?
71
  • 1. Iraq
  • 2. Palestine

72
What country was a French mandate after World War
I?
73
  • Syria

74
Did the Senate ratify the Versailles Treaty?
75
  • NO

76
Which political party was responsible for
defeating the Versailles Treaty in the Senate?
77
  • The Republican Party

78
What legislative body ratifies treaties?
79
  • United States Senate

80
What vote is needed in the Senate to ratify a
treaty?
81
  • 2/3
  • (Two-thirds)

82
Did the United States join the League of Nations?
83
  • NO

84
What is internationalism?
85
  • 1. The opposite of isolationism
  • 2. Heavy involvement in foreign affairs

86
Except during the 1930s, what has been the basis
of U.S. foreign policy from World War I to the
Present?
87
  • Internationalism
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