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William McKinley was President from _____ to _____.
1897 to 1901
In 1931, Japan invaded ________ which was a territory of ______.
Manchuria

China
Teddy Roosevelt was President from _____ to _____.
1901 to 1909
The American admiral of the United States Pacific Fleet was Admiral ___________.
Dewey
The leader of the Philippine
Revolution was _______.
Aquinaldo
The United States navy destroyed the Spanish navy in the Philippines in the Battle of ________ _________.
Manila Bay
Hawaii was discovered in 1769 by the famous English explorer Captain ______.
Cook
Social Studies
Ch. 23
In 1911, Japan took over ______.
Korea
When strong nations take over weaker country's or territories it is called __________.
Imperialism
Teddy Roosevelt liked to speak softly and carry a big _____.
stick
List the five nations that had spheres of influence in China.
Russia
Japan
Great Britain
France
Germany
The Philippine Revolution lasted from 1898 to _______.
1900
Who was the famous Mexican Revolutionary that attacked across the border into the United States of America?
Pancho Villa
List 3 reasons why the United States wanted to expand overseas.
Economic
Military
Cultural Superiority
The Panama Canal was completed in 19___.
1914
Who did the United States buy Alaska from in 1867?
Russia
In 1937, Japan launched a full scale invasion of ______.
China
Name the two continents where the Europeans had acquired many colonies.
Asia
Africa
List the 3 territories that the United States won from Spain as a result of the Spanish-American War.
Guam

Puerto Rico

Philippines
The American policy toward China in the Early 1900's was called the ______ ______ Policy.
Open Door
What are the Big 8 nations?
United States, Great Britain, France, Russia, Germany, Italy, Austria-Hungary, Japan
The Queen of Hawaii was called Queen _________.
Liliuokalani
In 1941, Japan attacked the United States Naval Base at ______ ______ Hawaii.
Pearl Harbor
In 1900, the Chinese rebelled against the foreigners. This was called the _________ Rebellion.
Boxer
Name a famous person that belonged to the
Anti-Imperialist League.
Mark Twain
The Spanish-American War was fought in the year _______.
1898
What was the Amendment called that gave the United States the right to intervene in the affairs of Cuba?
Platte
What Spanish Territory in Asia did the United States want to take over?
Philippine Islands
In 1898, the American battleship known as the ________ exploded in Havana harbor in Cuba.
Maine