Asked in History, Politics & SocietySpanish-American WarCuba
History, Politics & Society
When American won the Spanish American war of 1898 what land did America control?
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Cuba which was given almost instant independence with certain restriction.
Puerto Rico and Guam became US Territories and still are.
The Philippines which wanted instant independence and went to war with the US.
Why did America acquire an overseas empire in 1898?
Asked in Philippines
What nation was in control of the philippines in the 1900?
How was America able to defeat the Spanish in the Spanish-American War?
What land did America take over after winning the Spanish American War in 1898?
Asked in Spanish-American War
Who one Spanish American War?
Treaty of Paris Ends the Spanish American WarThe Treaty of Paris officially ended the Spanish American War in 1898. The war had lasted six months. The treaty resulted in Puerto Rico and Guam falling under American control, Cuba gaining its independence, and America controlling the Philippines in exchange for 20 million dollars.
Through what war did the US gain control of Puerto Rico?
What year did the Spanish American War take place in?