Take notes on chapter 20 and be ready to discuss it on Tuesday.
Here are some questions you should be able to answer. Email me if you have any questions.
Why did some folks in the United States want to create an empire?
How might the "closing of the frontier" in 1890 relate to this desire for empire?
How might social Darwinism relate to imperialism?
What were the results of the Spanish-American War? Both long and short term.
What were the arguments of the imperialists and anti-imperialists?
How does the Roosevelt Corollary compare to the Monroe Doctrine and Washington's Farewell Address?
How did World War I change America's role in the world?
Why did the United States finally enter World War I?
What role did the American Expeditionary Force play in the war?
What were the Fourteen Points and how were they received in Europe and here in the United States?