Theodore Roosevelt: Panama Canal, Big Stick Diplomacy, Roosevelt Corollary
Samuel B. Dole: Annexation of Hawaii, economic imperialism
Role of Missionaries: Social consciousness to spread Christian faith around the world
Why was the addition of Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Philippines and our influence in Cuba important in creating world influence for the U.S.? How did these acquisitions increase our sphere of influence in the world?
Analyze the impact of physical and human geographic factors on the Panama Canal. (disease, man power, terrain, climate)
How did the Panama Canal change the nature of trade and military action in the Western Hemisphere?
How did foreign policy affect relations with other countries and our economy?