Quiz Me! - People: U.S. Becomes a World Power Test your knowledge about people in the U.S. Becomes a World Power era! 1 / 10 This president proposed the League of Nations after World War I although the United States never joined. However, he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1920 for his efforts. Theodore Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson William McKinley Grover Cleveland 2 / 10 This republican senator strongly aligned with President Teddy Roosevelt, especially supporting US expansion but often clashed with President Woodrow Wilson notably arguing strongly against the Treaty of Versaille and the League of Nations at the conclusion of World War I. Sanford Dole General John J. Pershing Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr. Alvin York 3 / 10 Following the overthrow of the monarch of the kingdom of Hawaii, this notable person was named President of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Hawaii. Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr. Sanford Dole John Dole General John J. Pershing 4 / 10 This soldier became well known for his performance in the Battle of Argonne Forest where he successfully captured 132 prisoners on his own. Alvin York W.E.B. DuBois Vernon Baker Glenn Curtiss 5 / 10 This author of The Influence of Sea Power on History strongly influenced both President Teddy Roosevelt and Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr.’s views on foreign policy. Vernon Baker Alvin York General John J. Pershing Alfred Thayer Mahan 6 / 10 This Congressional Medal of Honor recipient received this award for his bravery during World War I, although originally, he was a pacifist. Alvin York John J. Pershing Alfred Thayer Mahan Vernon Baker 7 / 10 Alfred Thayer Mahan, admiral, noted naval historian, and President of the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, was educated at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina United States Military Academy United States Naval Academy United States Merchant Marine Academy 8 / 10 This conservative American was born in 1850 and began his political career as a member of the Massachusetts state legislature. He then became a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and later represented Massachusetts in the U.S Senate where he served until his death in 1924. Clarence Darrow Sanford Dole Alfred Thayer Mahan Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr. 9 / 10 This war hero was named Commander-in-Chief of the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I, His troops played a significant role in the battle of Argonne Forest. John J. Pershing Vernon Baker Alvin York Alfred Thayer Mahan 10 / 10 This future World War I general gained his military experience fighting in the Indian wars, with the Buffalo Soldiers, in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and in Mexico searching for Pancho Villa. Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr. Alfred Thayer Mahan Theodore Roosevelt John J. Pershing Your score is Try another 10!