the united states began to emerge as a world power after a. the spanish-american war b. the revolutionary war c. wwI b

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  2. World History

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  8. social studies 8th

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  14. History

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  17. Social Studies

    1. How did World War 1 change warfare? A. By introducing the atomic bomb B. By showing the effectiveness of trench warfare C. By using tanks, airplanes, and machine guns D. By demonstrating the success of the blitzkrieg 2. Which of the following was a

  18. social studies

    How did U.S. participation in World War I impact U.S. foreign policy in the decade immediately after the war? A) The United States joined the League of Nations. B) The United States strengthened its alliances in Latin America. C) The United States used the

  19. U.S. History

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  20. social studies

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  21. history

    Major outcomes of the Spanish-American War included all of the following EXCEPT: A. the establishment of an extensive American empire. B. the emergence of the nation’s status as a world power. C. the reluctance of the government to get involved in other

  22. History

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  23. S.S

    Which of the following was an effect of World War II? A. The American economy worsened after World War II. B. African American military personnel were accepted into white society as equals. C. The American economy improved after World War II. D. The Axis

  24. History

    Hey! Just Want A Quick Check Over My Answers! 1. How Did The Zimmermann Note Lead The United States Closer To War? A. It Caused The United States To End Diplomatic Relations With Germany. * B. It Resulted In More U-Boat Attacks On American Ships. C. It

  25. Social Studies

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  26. History

    Which best describes how the United States moved away from isolationism? a.The United States began to sell weapons to the Axis powers after the Soviet Union’s invasion of Poland. b.The United States established military bases throughout Europe to protect

  27. History

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  28. U.S. History (Check)

    1. What was the purpose of the Open Door policy? A: The purpose of the Open Door policy was to allow each foreign nation in China to trade freely in the other nations' spheres of influence. 2. What were the arguments for and against establishing an

  29. History

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  30. History

    1) Which of the following are reasons why world was 2 began? (select all that apply) a. Countries were strongly nationalistic.*** b. Germany declared itself democratic. c. Fascist dictators wanted to create empires. d. Germany and the Soviet Union invaded

  31. History

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  32. Social Studies

    Why was the americans attack on manila harbor in the philippines important for a quick american victory in the spanish american war? The United States relied on war supplies from Asia and securing the Philippines protected those. The United States was able

  33. Social studies

    why was the americans attack on manila harbor in the philippines important for a quick american victory in the spanish american war? The United States relied on war supplies from Asia and securing the Philippines protected those.••• The United States

  34. U.S. History

    1. Explain why Secretary of State James G. Blaine convened the Pan-American conference in 1889. A: James Blaine convened the Pan-American conference because he wanted to create a customs union between Latin America and the United States. A customs union

  35. Social studies help please

    Why did the United States become involved in Mexico’s civil war (select 2 answers) -Relations had weakened between United States and the new government**** -Mexico was unable to end war without US intervention*** -the United States provides troops to

  36. social studies

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  37. Social studies

    Which of the following doubled the size of the United States in 1803? A. the Civil War B. the Louisiana Purchase C. the American Revolution D. the Mexican-American War

  38. government

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  39. History

    1.)What was the goal of the Alien & Sedition Acts? A.)To stop immigration into the United States B.)To decrease the power of the president C.)To increase the freedom of the press D.)To limit criticisms of the government A.)Helping the economy grow B.)Doing

  40. World History

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  41. U.S. History (REED)(Check, Please!!!)

    Write a paragraph on the similarities and differences of isolationism and internationalism. Then write another paragraph explaining the different reasons why the United States did not want to get involved with the problems of Europe (practice neutrality).

  42. Social Studies

    World war 2 began when Nazi Germany invaded which nation? A.Britain B.France C.United States D.Poland Is the answer D?

  43. History

    What was one main outcome of World War II? A)Germany controlled much of Europe. B)The United States emerged as a major world power. C)Great Britain and the United States became lasting enemies. D)Japan developed powerful new military weapons. B

  44. History

    Need help asap! How did the United States acquire the Panama Canal? It acquired the isthmus during the Spanish-American War. It annexed Panama as a territory of the United States. It supported Panamanian independence from Colombia. It purchased the

  45. Minnesota Studies

    hello, can someone help me answer this question, please... Did the United States enter World War II at the right time for the right reasons? Explain whether you think the United States took the correct course of action. Also comment on whether the nation

  46. History

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  47. Social Studies

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  48. History

    Based on the quote, which conclusion can be made about the United States during World War II? The quote below was written during the 1940s: "The senselessness of all the inactive manpower. . . . [M]en who are able and willing to do all they can to lick the

  49. Social Studies HELP!!!

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  50. U.S. History

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  51. History

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  52. social studies

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  53. social civics

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  54. World history/ Latin America

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  55. history

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  56. grammar

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  57. History

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  58. History

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  59. world history

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  60. History

    which conclusion is best supported by the fact that the United States did not enter World War II until 1942 a. US leaders did not believe that the events of the war justified involvement until 1942 b. Germany had not been involved in the World War II until

  61. Social Studies

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  62. history

    Which best describes how the United States moved away from isolationism? a.The United States began to sell weapons to the Axis powers after the Soviet Union’s invasion of Poland. b.The United States established military bases throughout Europe to protect

  63. US History

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  64. US History

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  65. American Goverment

    With the existing colonies or dependencies of any European power we have not interfered and shall not interfere....Our policy in regard to Europe...Remains the same, which is, not to interfere in the internal concern of any of its powers. 1. Which American

  66. American Government

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  67. History

    What new idea about the role of the United States in the world emerged as a result of World War II? A:Only a return to U.S. isolationism could prevent future conflicts. B:U.S. prosperity hinged on the world peace and economic development C:The war had

  68. Social Studies again!

    Please help! I'm not the greatest with SS. If you answer, please exlain if ou can, this way I can understand it better. O.K, here it goes. The United States feared that the Soviets where trying to expand there power throughout the world. This fear resulted

  69. Social studies

    which of the following statements about World War 1 would be most difficult to prove and disprove a. American casualties were more numerous than in any other war. b. it was the first war in which the opposing sides used airplanes c. the U.S government

  70. Check my answers for world history

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  71. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

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  72. NM History

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  73. American History

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  74. Social Studies

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  75. History

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  76. social studies

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  77. Question

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  78. S.S

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  79. World History !

    What world events led to the rising tide of economic nationalism that swept latin america during the late 1920 and 1930s? 1) the price of lati american exports to the united states rose during world war 1 and climbed even higher during the great

  80. American Government

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  81. History

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  82. Social Studies

    Hello! Yesterday I posted a question about my social studies essay and made some revisions! If anyone has time to read it and tell me what they think it would be greatly appreciated! Thank you! The instructions: For this portfolio project, you will explore

  83. Question

    Mrs.sue Can you just give me the answer ive really had a hard day.and i don't expect you to take pittey i just really need the answer -_- How did the haitian revolution impact the history of the united states? A.It brought the united states into a war with

  84. Social Studies

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  85. Ashford University

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  86. History

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  87. college American Government

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  88. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

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  89. U.S. History (Check!)

    . During the 2000 election, it came down to a 400 difference in what state? A: Florida 2. Why was the United States involved in the Persian Gulf War? A: To expel Iraq from Kuwait, which has one of the largest oil reserves in the world, and protect our

  90. american government

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  91. history

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  92. History

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  93. Social Studies

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  94. Social Studies

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  95. us history

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  96. history part 2

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  97. information needed please

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  98. History help

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  99. English

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  100. US History I

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