Spanish American War Hunt
Spanish American War Scavenger Hunt Period
- What was the name of the captain of the U.S.S. Maine?
- What was the capital city of Cuba?
- What was the name of the American consul’s famous uncle?
- Who was the Assistant Secretary of the Navy?
- Why did Commodore Dewey order the painting of the Great White Fleet?
- What color was the Great White Fleet painted?
- What man liked to think of himself as the George Washington of the Philippines?
- How many American men lost their lives during the Spanish American War?
- How many Americans perished from diseases such as malaria and dysentary during the war?
- How many months did we fight in the Spanish American War?
- How long did we fight with the Philippines after the Spanish American War was over?
- Give the name of a yellow journalism paper.
- The Ninth and Tenth Cavalry were made up of all troops.
- What was the first newspaper to introduce comics?
- Who said, You furnish the pictures, I’ll furnish the war.”?
- Who was the leader of the Rough Riders?
- Who was second in command of the Rough Riders?
- What disease plagued Theodore Roosevelt as a child?
- Roosevelt returned, the hero of the war. Roosevelt memorabilia filled shop windows. One of the more popular items was what?
- What Spanish sport did the Captain of the Maine find to be barbaric?