Explain the motives of the United States acquisition of the territories.
Subject Area: Social Studies
Strand: American History
Standard: Demonstrate an understanding of the changing role of the United States in world affairs through the end of World War I.
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved
Remarks/ExamplesExamples 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 webpage.