Imperialism and the Spanish-American War

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  • Territorial Behaviors

    Learn the history behind the different territories that belong to theUnited States, includingthose that have becomestates, like Alaska and Hawaii,


    Subject Area(s): Social Studies

    Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

    Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial


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In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about imperialism and understand the 4 major factors that drove Americans' imperial mindset in the late 1800s.  Then you'll learn about the causes and consequences of the Spanish-American War and how the U.S.A. gained new territories as a result.  

Subject(s): Social Studies

Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12