USA Foreign Policy 1890 – 1917
Choose two 12 mark questions and one 24 mark question (no choice here!!)
Time allowed – one hour!!
12 mk questions:
Why did US Foreign policy move away from isolationism in 1890?
Why did the USA declare war on Spain in 1898?
Why did the USA build the Panama Canal ?
Why did the USA adopt an Open Door Policy by 1900?
Why did the USA enter WW1?
Why did the US people reject the post war peace settlement negotiated by Wilson?
24 mk question:
HOW IMPORTANT WAS THEODORE ROOSEVELT TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF AMERICAN IMPERIALISM?