The Spanish-American War example #36324

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How did newspapers that used yellow journalism react when the USS Maine exploded in Cuba in 1898?
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They blamed Spain for the explosion and called for the US to declare war
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What was the main similarity between the Teller Amendment of 1898 and the Platt Amendment of 1901?
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They both were concerned with the rights of Cuba.
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The Spanish-American War helped the United States
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become a strong leader in the Americas
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3 4 6 7 9 10 Look at the map. mc017-1.jpg Which number on the map shows Guam?
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A result of the exaggerated stories published by newspapers in the late 1800s was that:
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newspapers had a strong influence on American politics.
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Which city had two newspapers that used yellow journalism to increase their popularity and call for war against Spain in Cuba?
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New York