The state governments are given the powers that are not given to the national gov but not denied to states. ... Powers are given to the states that might change temporary, local things
the correct answer is: b) many americans knew it would be an ideal place to vacation.
most americans wanted the u.s. government to acquire hawaii because of the sugar plantations that were on it (meaning they could buy cheaper sugar) and because it was a great place to refuel ships and have naval bases. christians wanted the islands so they could build churches and convert people to christianity.
i believe it would be b. vasco da gama.