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APUSH Term Sheet

Chapter Twenty-Seven: Empire and Expansion, 1890-1909

Identify and explain the significance of the following terms:

Reverend Josiah Strong / Our Country: Its Possible Future and Its Present Crisis

Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan / The Influence of Sea Power Upon History

“Big Sister” Policy

Samoan Islands

The Great Rapprochement

McKinley Tariff

Queen Liliuokalani

“Butcher” Weyler

Depuy de Lome

U.S.S. Maine

Teller Amendment

Commodore George Dewey / Battle of Manila Bay

Emilio Aguinaldo

General William Shafter

Rough Riders

Treaty of Paris (1898)

Anti-Imperialist League

Foraker Act

Insular Cases

Platt Amendment / Guantanamo

Closing of the “Bloody Chasm”

Filipino Insurrection

William Taft, Governor of the Philippines

Secretary of State John Hay / Open Door Policy

Boxer Rebellion

Election of 1900

Clayton-Bulwer Treaty, 1850 / Hay-Pauncefote Treaty, 1901

Philippe Bunau-Varilla

Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty

Panama Canal

Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

Russo-Japanese War, 1904-05

Portsmouth Treaty

Japanese School Incident / “Gentleman’s Agreement”

Great White Fleet

Root-Takahira agreement