FC: Lovely Imperialism
1: Imperialism Imperialism is the taking over of foreign countries.
2: Spanish-American War Spanish-American War was fought because the Spanish sunk the U.S.S. Maine.
3: Panama Canal A passageway that was built for easier traveling and many people died due to mosquitoes.
4: Open Door Policy The Open Door Policy was created by President McKinley and it allowed all trading nations access Chinese markets. John Hay enabled the Open Door Policy.
5: Boxer Rebellion Was a violent anti-foreign movement by the "Righteous Fits of Harmony," in China
6: Similarities They both wanted to build up the Navy. They both wanted authority to regulate the telephone, telegraph, and cable companies. | Differences Roosevelt said that we should be more civilized and Taft said that we should be more barbaric and take over all countries. | Roosevelt VS. Taft
8: Imperialism is very successful that's why we have so many territories. We are for it because without imperialism we would not be able to have new territories that import goods needed by the U.S. also without Imperialism the U.S would not be as powerful as it is today. | Success of Imperialism
9: http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h908.html http://www.cam.k12.il.us/hs/teachers/bresnana/sp-amwar.htm http://www.smplanet.com/imperialism/fists.html