What You Need to Know:
Student Reading Review for SS.7.C.4.3
Describe examples of how the United States has dealt with international conflicts.
- Students will identify specific examples of international conflicts in which the United States has been involved. Read more!
- Students will identify the reasons for the United States becoming involved in past international conflicts. Read more!
- Students will analyze primary source documents pertaining to international incidents to determine the course of action taken by the United States. Read more!
- Students will identify the different methods used by the United States to deal with international conflicts. Read more!
Example One (Low Complexity)
During which conflict did the U.S. declare war on Japan?
A. Korean War
B. Vietnam War?
C. World War I
D. World War II
Example Two (Moderate Complexity)
A country with very strong economic ties to the United States is allowing human rights violations to take place. Based on U.S. foreign policy, which is an appropriate first response?
A. initiate a trade ban
B. initiate public protests
C. initiate diplomatic talks
D. initiate a military operation
Example Three (High Complexity)
The statement below was made by President Barack Obama on August 18, 2011.
What is the relationship between President Obama's statement and U.S. involvement in Syrian political affairs?
A. development of diplomatic alliances
B. support for the rule of law
C. economic development
D. conflict resolution
C.4.3 - Vocabulary