Which of the following was a consequence of the United States' victory in the Spanish-American War? (3 points) Select one: a. The United States gained control of numerous overseas possessions. b. The United States completed its acquisition of territories in the American West. c. The United States became involved in conflicts between the European powers. d. The United States challenged other European nations for colonial possessions in Asia.
As a result of the Spanish-America war (which happened during August 1898), the US took control over the Philippines, Guam and Puerto Rico and Cuba became independent from Spain the correct answer is: a. The United States gained control of numerous overseas possessions.