9.What brought the Harding Administration to an end? 10.Which economic factors led to the Great Depression? 11. Identify and explain at least two major reasons for the growing call in the late 1800s for the United States to become a global empire. Then identify and describe one of the first events that signaled the beginning of American imperialism. The United States became a global power was the victory over Spain in the Spanish-American war, it was the first time the US had defeated a European power. Taking Cuba and Philippines from Spain. President Theodore Roosevelt, had Congress build a huge and powerful Navy, called "The Great White Fleet" then he sent them on a round-the-tour to show every nation how serious America would be if anyone took them on in a war. The Manifest Destiny was one of the first events that exemplified Americans imperialistic nature that would only continue to expand as time went on. 12. Some neighborhoods and even industries came to be associated with immigrants of a particular nationality because immigrants: TENDED TO SETTLE IN NATIONALITY GROUPS 13. Progressivism and Populism largely differed in their: LEADERSHIP
14.What surprise military action helped shorten the Spanish–American War?THE ATTACK BY DEWEY ON THE SPANISH FLEET IN MANILA BAY 15. The invasion of Belgium turned American opinion against Germany because: BELGIUM WAS A NEUTRAL NATION 16.What was the name of the agreement that ended World War I? THE TREATY OF VERSAILLES 17. The popularity of the automobile in the 1920s led to a(n): DECLINE IN THE USE OF RAILROADS AND TROLLEYS 18.Which President was named “Silent Cal?”: CALVIN COOLIDGE 19. The Great Depression affected: THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
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