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Spanish American War. Which event was the most important factor in determining American involvement to the Spanish-American War?. Blowing up of the USS Maine Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand Creation of the Rough Riders Sinking of the Lusitania. Spanish American War.

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spanish american war
Spanish American War

Which event was the most important factor in

determining American involvement to the

Spanish-American War?

  • Blowing up of the USS Maine
  • Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand
  • Creation of the Rough Riders
  • Sinking of the Lusitania
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Spanish American War

Which of the following did NOT become a territory of the United States after the Spanish-American War?

  • Guam
  • Philippines
  • Cuba
  • Puerto Rico
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Spanish American War

From what country did Cuba want their


  • United States
  • Spain
  • Puerto Rico
  • Great Britain
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Spanish American War

Which of the following BEST describes

the United States after the Spanish

American War?

  • Dominant nation
  • Emerging world power
  • Economically dependent
  • Politically independent
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Spanish American War

The United States gained which of the

following territories as a result of the

Spanish-American War?

  • Puerto Rico, Cuba, Guam
  • Guam, Philippines, Cuba
  • Cuba, Puerto Rico, Philippines
  • Puerto Rico, Guam, Philippines
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Spanish American War

Exaggerated news reports of events is

an example of -

  • Yellow Journalism
  • Tabloid Journalism
  • Muckraker Journalism
  • Biased Journalism
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Spanish American War

The main goal of yellow journalism is

To -

  • Create revolutions
  • Sell more newspapers
  • Tell the truth
  • Win support for a particular individual
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World War I

Which of the events was a major

reason the United States became involved in

World War I?

  • League of Nations
  • Sinking of the Lusitania
  • Archduke assassination
  • XYZ telegram
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World War I

The United States and its allies fought

the Central Powers in World War I. The

Allies included -

  • Austria-Hungary and Turkey
  • Britain and France
  • Germany and Belgium
  • Spain and Ottoman Empire
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World War I

Which result of World War I became a

cause of World War II?

  • The Versailles Treaty being unfair
  • The League of Nations was a success
  • France was divided into two countries
  • United States became isolationist
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World War I

Which of the following is an accurate

statement about the League of Nations?

  • The United States does not join the League of Nations
  • World peace is acquired
  • Germany declares war over the League of Nations
  • The League of Nations still exists today
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World War I

What was a result of the Versailles


  • World War II
  • Assassination of Archduke
  • Germany experiences economic success
  • Sinking of the USS Maine
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World War I

Which major nation was also allied with

Britain and France through most of

World War I?

  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Sweden
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World War I

Many Americans opposed joining the League

of Nations because they believed that -

  • Dues the United States would have to pay would be too costly.
  • The League of Nations would not follow a democratic policy.
  • The League of Nations would allow Germany to join.
  • This would cause the United States to become involved in another European War.
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World War I

Why did the Germans torpedo the Lusitania?

  • They wanted to kill innocent Americans.
  • They were upset that they had lost the war.
  • The ship was secretly sending weapons to Great Britain.
  • It was a mistake by the U-boat captain.
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World War I

Why was it necessary for soldiers in

World War I to wear protective masks?

  • Machine gun fire
  • Flame throwers
  • Mustard Gas
  • Bayonet
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World War II

Which leader is correctly matched to

the correct form of government?

  • Fascism - Hitler
  • Communist - Roosevelt
  • Democratic - Tojo Hideki
  • Anarchism - Mussolini
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World War II

On D-Day the Allies -

  • Dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima
  • Landed on the beaches of France
  • Invaded Italy
  • Defeated Hitler
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World War II

Which battle was the turning point for

the United States in the Pacific War?

  • Pearl Harbor
  • Coral Sea
  • Midway
  • Guam
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World War II

Which of the following events is

associated with the beginning of World

War II?

  • Bombing of Pearl Harbor
  • Germany invading Poland
  • Sinking of the Lusitania
  • Invasion of Normandy
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World War II

Which group of Americans were forced

to move into internment camps?

  • Japanese-Americans
  • Chinese-Americans
  • German-Americans
  • Italian-Americans
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World War II

The famous Non-Aggression Pact was

signed between -

  • Stalin and Hitler
  • Roosevelt and Stalin
  • Tojo and Stalin
  • Stalin and Churchill
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World War II

When did World War II begin?

  • August 1, 1915
  • June 6, 1944
  • September 1, 1939
  • October 29, 1929
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World War II

Which is NOT a member of the Allies in

World War II?

  • France
  • Soviet Union
  • Italy
  • Great Britain
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World War II

Which of the following is not

something Hitler gained during


  • Austria
  • Poland
  • Sudetenland
  • Czechoslovakia
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World War II

Which country was led by Adolph Hitler?

  • Soviet Union
  • Great Britain
  • Italy
  • Germany
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World War II

Following World War II, women -

  • Remained in the workforce
  • Gained equal pay with men
  • Returned to family responsibilities
  • Gained corporate leadership
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World War II

Which country was led by Benito


  • Soviet Union
  • Great Britain
  • Italy
  • Germany
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World War II

Which leader is NOT correctly matched

to the correct country?

  • Truman – United States
  • Roosevelt – United States
  • Churchill – France
  • Stalin – Soviet Union
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World War II

Which of the following was leader of

ONE of the three axis Powers during

World War II?

  • Benito Mussolini
  • Winston Churchill
  • William King
  • Josef Stalin
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World War II

What was the Holocaust?

  • A plan to build enough nuclear weapons to wipe out the human race
  • A policy of using Jewish slave labor in Germany’s wartime work camps
  • An attempt to break an opponent’s will to fight by heavily bombing his cities
  • An attempt to kill all European Jews
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World War II

In the United States, which of the following

were the victims of the most serious

discrimination during World War II?

  • African Americans
  • German Americans
  • Japanese Americans
  • Italian Americans
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World War II

Identify the country the United States

supplied arms under the Lend-Lease


  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • Japan
  • Spain
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World War II

Which was the most likely destination

for a German-Jewish woman during

World War II?

  • Internment Camp
  • Concentration Camp
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
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World War II

What type of government did Japan

adopt following World War II?

  • Communist
  • Fascist
  • Socialist
  • Democratic
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World War II

All of the following are a result of the

bombing of Pearl Harbor EXCEPT?

  • United States declares war on Japan
  • The United States Navy was destroyed
  • The United States dropped an atomic bomb on Japan
  • Japan bombs the Lusitania
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World War II

Which of the following governments

give total power to a dictator?

  • Democracy
  • Fascism
  • Communism
  • Socialism
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World War II

How did Americans at home help the

war effort in World War II?

  • By rationing resources
  • By fighting in Europe
  • By hoarding food
  • Going on as if nothing had happened
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World War II

In 1945, which of the following was

established to prevent future global


  • Berlin Wall
  • Manhattan Project
  • United Nations
  • European Union