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Question: What triggered the Boxer Rebellion & what was America's response to it?

The reason why the Boxer Rebellion had started was because of the cause of the widespread foreign encroachment on China's national affairs. In result, China's nationalists decided to launch the act. America joined with other trading countries and Japan to defeat the “Boxer Rebellion” with troops in 1900.

Question: How did the US acquire the Panama Canal Zone and how did the canal benefit the US?

The US reacquired the Panama Canal Zone by supporting the rebellion that Panama had. The Panama canal was very beneficial to the US, because it offered advantages that the US was specifically looking for such as a shortcut threw, making the destination shorter, and also trade was a big one.

Question: Why did the US finally enter World War One?

The US finally entered the war becuase o