Chapter 7: America Claims an Empire
Section 3: New American Diplomacy p276-283

Name____________________________

Main Idea:

In the early 1900s, the United States engaged in conflicts in Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Philippines

Objectives:

  • Describe U.S. involvement in Puerto Rico
  • Identify causes and effects of the Philippine-American War
  • Explain the purpose of the Open Door Policy in China
  • Summarize the views regarding U.S. Imperialism

People, places and terms:

Sphere of influence-

 

Open Door Policy

 

dollar diplomacy

 

guerrilla

 

access

 

tension

 

Boxer Rebellion

Hay Pauncefote Treay

Roosevelt Corollary

Victoriana Huerta

 

Questions:

What was the purpose of the Open Door policy?

 

What was Roosevelt's view of the role of the United States in the world and how did he implement it?

 

 

Why did Wilson intervene in Mexico?

 

Open Door Policy?
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2.

Why did Roosevelt want to increase U.S. influence overseas?

 

How did Latin America view Wilson's "Moral imperialism"?

 

Pancho Villa