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1 Spanish-American War CODY DOWNEY 7 TH PERIOD

2 What causes the Spanish- American War?  Causes of the War. Demands by Cuban patriots for independence from Spanish rule made U.S. intervention in Cuba a paramount issue in the relations between the United States and Spain from the 1870s to 1898.

3 What impact Spanish-American War?  Spain lost its New World Empire.  Cuba gained its independence.  The United States became a World Power.  An unintended consequence was the creation of the Philippine American War.

4 The Philippine-American War  After its defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898, Spain ceded its longstanding colony of the Philippines to the United States in the Treaty of Paris. On February 4, 1899, just two days before the U.S. Senate ratified the treaty, fighting broke out between American forces and Filipino nationalists led by Emilio Aguinaldo who Fought independence rather than a change in colonial rulers. The ensuing Philippine-American War lasted three years and resulted in the death of over 4,200 American and over 20,000 Filipino combatants. As many as 200,000 Filipino civilians died from violence, famine, and disease.

5 Who was involve in Spanish- American War? The following nations were involved in the Spanish-American War: {Victor side}  United States  Cuban separatists  Puerto Rican  Katipunan {Opposition side}  Kingdom of Spain

6 Cite Sources  Spanish-American-War Spanish-American-War  causes-war.ht... causes-war.ht  _Spanish-American_War _Spanish-American_War  https://history.state.gov/milestones/ /war https://history.state.gov/milestones/ /war

7 Questions  What causes the war?  Demands by Cuban patriots for independence from Spanish rule made U.S. intervention in Cuba a paramount issue in the relations between the United States and Spain  What impact Spanish-American?  Spain lost its New World Empire.  Cuba gained its independence.  The United States became a World Power.  An unintended consequence was the creation of the Philippine American War.  Who was involve in Spanish-American War? {Victor side}  United States  Cuban separatists  Puerto Rican  Katipunan {Opposition side}  Kingdom of Spain


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