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Your homework is to:
1Read Chapter 21.4 with the following questions in mind:
What role did Aguinaldo play in the Philippines?
Why did the United States want control of the islands?
How did the United States control the Philippines?
What type of control was this?
What role did US business play in Hawaii?
What is annexation? When did the US gain control of Hawaii?
How did the United States gain a foothold in China? What was their goal in intervention?
What was the open door policy? Why was it implemented?