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e. redistribute America's great wealth among all the people.Review Since the mid-1800s, one of the goals of American businessmen was toa. gain more territory from Mexico.b. become more involved in the islands of the Caribbean.c. sell American goods to the peoples of Asia.d. refrain from getting too involved with other nations.e. catch up with Britain's Industrial Revolution.The strained relations between Queen Lili'uokalani and Americanbusinessmen came to a head in 1893, whena. the queen ordered all Americans to leave the islands.b. the Hawaiians barricaded the new naval base at Pearl Harbor.c. American businessmen staged a coup to transfer power to the legislaturethey had established.d. American rebels seized the queen, declared a provisional government, andpetitioned for annexation by the United States.
e. the United States placed high tariffs on sugar cane coming in from HawaiiT/F President Cleveland's secretary of state used theMonroe Doctrine as the rationale for settling theVenezuela Crisis of 1895, since the British believedthat the United States would be ready to go to war toprotect Venezuelan territorial interests and integrity.Review Which of these was not a reason for the onset of the Spanish-AmericanWar?a. The explosion of the Maineb. Spain's supposed harsh treatment of the Cubansc. An intercepted letter in which the Mexican ambassador described PresidentMcKinley in a very unflattering wayd.The Rough Riders wanted to make a name for themselves