Explain the motives of the United States acquisition of the territories.
Examples may include, but are not limited to, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Philippines, Guam, Samoa, Marshall Islands, Midway Island, Virgin Islands.
This benchmark is annually evaluated on the United States History End-of-Course Assessment. For more information on how this benchmark is evaluated view the United States History End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications pages 27-28
. Additional resources may be found on the FLDOE End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments
webpage and the FLDOE Social Studies