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War between Britain and China over the opium trade

Opium War

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Rights of foreign residents to follow the laws of their own government rather than those of the host country

extraterritorial rights

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Rebellion against the Qing Dynasty

Taiping Rebellion

4

Area in which a foreign nation controls trade and investment

sphere of influence

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Policy proposed by the United States giving all nations equal opportunities to trade in China

Open Door Policy

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Rebellion aimed at ending foreign influence in China

Boxer Rebellion

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Treaty between the United States and Japan opening trade between the two nations

Treaty of Kanagawa

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Period of rule by Emperor Mutsuhito from 1867 to 1912

Meiji era

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War between Russia and Japan fought in 1904

Russo–Japanese War

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Adding of territory

annexation

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Military dictator

caudillo

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U.S. statement of opposition to European influence in the Americas

Monroe Doctrine

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Cuban writer who fought for Cuban independence

José Martí

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War fought between the United States and Spain in 1898, in which the Americans supported the Cuban independence

Spanish–American War

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Man-made waterway connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

Panama Canal

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Statement that the United States had the right to exercise “police power” in the Western Hemisphere

Roosevelt Corollary

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Leader in Mexico’s fight for independence

Antonio López de Santa Anna

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Leader of La Reforma

Benito Juárez

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Movement in Mexico aimed at achieving land reform, better education, and other goals

La Reforma

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Dictator who came to power after Juárez

Porfirio Díaz

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Enemy of Díaz who believed in democracy

Francisco Madero

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Popular leader of the Mexican revolution

“Pancho” Villa

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Leader of a powerful revolutionary army

Emiliano Zapata