US IMPERIALISM. Objectives & Questions. Explain why and how America acquired Hawaii using a timeline. Summarize the Open Door policy in a paragraph. Questions to answer: Why did the U.S. abandon her traditional isolationist foreign policy? How did the U.S. expand its influence in the world?.
Explain who is in this picture and what is being represented by the cartoon.
Uncle Sam restrains the militaristic aggression of the European Great Powers—France, Russia, Germany, and Italy—while China eyes an American-made train engine, sewing machine, and other U.S. commercial products.