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Macbeth

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Select three events from the list of five given below - one showing isolationism, one showing intervention, and one showing imperialism. Using complete sentences, write one paragraph describing the event and explaining whether it should be categorized as isolationism, intervention, or imperialism. In a second paragraph, explain the reason for the U.S course of action in each event. * The United States annexes Hawaii in 1900.

This is a example of imperialism because Hawaii was nothing but a island and the united states went over there and took over them, and added them as a state.
The united states added Hawaii to the country because it was easier to spy on Japan from there them from 1000 miles away, they added them after the Japanese bomb the USA, this is why this is a example of imperialism. * The United States annexes Samoa in 1899.

This is a example of imperialism because Samoa was not part of the USA, they sent some warships there to take over Samoa even when Germany had control over it.
In the 1889 Germany invaded Samoa and destroyed American property with this being done the united states sent 3 ships over to Germany but they were met by a cyclone which destroyed most of the ship of both countries. Aften that happened the countries came to a agreement and divided Same into 2 parts , American Samoa and Germany who took The United States attempts to mediate in the Venezuela-Great Britain dispute in 1895.

The U.S. interview, forcing both parties agree to arbitration, it was in Paris and in the end they sad that the territory pretense for the Great Britain
. These acts made by the united states, intervening relate the politic of intervention.

The problem in Venezuela occur because a fight between Great Britain and Venezuela, they fight for a place that both countries thought belonged for them.

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