1. Assess America's neutrality at the outset of World War I. Consider both
a. Wilson's policies in regard to Britain and Germany.
b. the sentiments of the American public.
Were we "neutral in thought as well as deed"
2. Wilson once remarked that he "was going to teach the South American republics to elect good men." Do you think that this is a proper function for the president of the United Sates? Use U.S. relations with Mexico to illustrate your view.