Lange 28

  1. 1. In 1899, an insurrection began in the Philippines because
    b) the U.S. refused to give the Filipino people their freedom
  2. 2. The Philippine insurrection was finally broken in 1901 when
    e) Emilio Aguinaldo, the Filipino leader, was captured
  3. 3. The war fought by American troops in the Philippines against the Filipinos
    c) caused the Americans to use the reconcentration camps
  4. 4. President McKinley�s policy of �benevolent assimilation� in the Philippines
    c) was not appreciated by the Filipinos
  5. 5. When Filipinos came to the U.S., they worked mainly as
    e) agricultural laborers
  6. 6. Many Americans became concerned about the increasing foreign intervention in China because they
    a) feared that Chinese markets would be monopolized by European manufacturers and exporters
  7. 7. America�s initial Open Door policy was essentially an argument for
    a) free trade
  8. 8. China�s Boxer Rebellion was an attempt to
    c) throw out or kill all foreigners
  9. 9. In response to the Boxer Rebellion, the U.S.
    e) abandoned its time-honored principles of non-entanglement and non-involvement
  10. 10. Once the Boxer uprising ended,
    a) China was spared further partition by foreign powers
  11. 11. Teddy Roosevelt received the Republican vice-presidential nomination in 1900 mainly because
    b) the nomination would remove him from the governorship of New York
  12. 12. When extended, the Open Door policy called on all bid powers, including the U.S., to
    d) observe the territorial integrity of China
  13. 13. Just before his nomination for vice president on the Republican ticket in 1900, Theodore Roosevelt served as
    e) governor of New York
  14. 14. In the 1900 presidential election, the Democratic party and its candidate, William Jennings Bryan, insisted that _______________ was the �paramount issue� of the campaign.
    b) imperialism
  15. 15. As a vice-presidential candidate in 1900, Theodore Roosevelt appealed especially to
    d) midwesterners
  16. 16. The Republicans won the 1900 election mainly because of
    e) the prosperity achieved during McKinley�s first term
  17. 17. Theodore Roosevelt can best be described as
    c) energetic and self-righteous
  18. 18. As President, Theodore Roosevelt was
    b) willing to compromise
  19. 19. While President, Theodore Roosevelt did all of the following except
    c) refuse to ignore the Constitution, even when tempted to do so
  20. 20. Construction of an isthmian canal was motivated mainly by
    a) a desire to improve the defense of the U.S.
  21. 21. The British gave up their opposition to an American-controlled isthmian canal because they
    c) confronted an unfriendly Europe and were bogged down in the Boer War
  22. 22. The alternative route to Panama seriously considered as the location for a canal between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans was
    b) Nicaragua
  23. 23. The U.S. entered the Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty with _______________, the Hay-Pauncefote Treaty with ________________, and the Gentlemen�s Agreement with _________________.
    d) Panama; Britain; Japan
  24. 24. The U.S. gained a perpetual lease on the Panama Canal Zone in the
    a) Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty
  25. 25. The Colombian Senate rejected the treaty with the U.S. for a canal zoned because
    e) the U.S. was not paying the Columbian government enough money
  26. 26. Theodore Roosevelt�s role in the Panamanian Revolution involved
    a) using American naval forces to block Colombian troops from crossing the isthmus and crushing the revolt
  27. 27. The revolution in Panama began when
    d) a Chinese civilian and a donkey were killed
  28. 28. Theodore Roosevelt wanted an isthmian canal constructed quickly because
    e) the presidential election of 1904 was approaching
  29. 29. During the building of the Panama Canal, all of the following difficulties were encountered except
    a) guerilla warfare waged by Panamanian rebels against the U.S.
  30. 30. Theodore Roosevelt defended his building of the Panama Canal by claiming that
    b) he had received a �mandate from civilization�
  31. 31. American involvement in the affairs of Latin American nations at the turn of the century usually stemmed from
    c) the fact that they were chronically in debt
  32. 32. The Roosevelt Corollary added a new provision to the Monroe Doctrine that was especially designed to
    e) justify U.S. intervention in the affairs of Latin American nations
  33. 33. Theodore Roosevelt promoted the �Bad Neighbor� policy primarily by
    d) adding the Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine
  34. 34. The United States� frequent intervention in the affairs of Latin American nations in the early 20th century
    c) left a legacy of ill will and distrust of the U.S. throughout Latin America
  35. 35. In 1904, the Russo-Japanese War started because
    a) Russia seemed ready to take control of Chinese Manchuria
  36. 36. Theodore Roosevelt became involved in the peace settlement for the Russo-Japanese War
    e) when Japan secretly asked him to help
  37. 37. President Roosevelt organized a conference in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in 1905 to
    e) mediate a conclusion to the Russo-Japanese War
  38. 38. As a result of the Russo-Japanese War,
    b) Japan won a territorial concession on Sakhalin Island
  39. 39. The �Gentlemen�s Agreement� that Theodore Roosevelt worked out with the Japanese
    c) caused Japan to halt the flow of laborers to America in return for the repeal of a racist school decree by San Francisco School Board
  40. 40. Japanese immigrants first entered U.S. territory to work as
    d) laborers on Hawaii�s sugar plantations
  41. 41. In the Root-Takahira agreement of 1908,
    b) the U.S. and Japan agreed to respect each other�s territorial holdings in the Pacific
  42. 42.A group of historians known as the �New Left� revisionists argues that the U.S. introduced a new style of foreign policy that
    c)shunned foreign territorial possession but sought economic dominance of foreign markets and investments
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