we are headed into WWI next – content standard below…the war started out good for the US – then, not so much…
Foreign Affairs from Imperialism to Post-World War I (1898-1930)
The industrial and territorial growth of the United States fostered expansion overseas. Greater involvement in the world set the stage for American participation in World War I and attempts to preserve post-war peace.
As a result of overseas expansion, the Spanish-American War and World War I, the United States emerged as a world power.