Aztec & Mayan Empire. Incan Empire. Latin American Independence. Past to Present. European Conquest. Vocabulary. 1pt. 1 pt. 1 pt. 1pt. 1 pt. 2 pt. 2 pt. 2pt. 2pt. 2 pt. 3 pt. 3 pt. 3 pt. 3 pt. 3 pt. 4 pt. 4 pt. 4pt. 4 pt. 4pt. 5pt. 5 pt. 5 pt. 5 pt. 5 pt.
The Mayas used this form of signs and symbols as part of their writing system
In 1325, Aztecs built this capitol city, on a floating island. It is now known as Mexico City
(teh nawch tee tlahn)
One of the many great accomplishments of the Incas, was this method of carrying water over hundreds of miles to dry land
The Line of Demarcation was an imaginary line which decided control of territory of 2 European countries
When Cortes defeated the Aztecs, he did not have as many soldiers, but he did have other factors on his side
In 1494, the Treaty of Tordesillas set a Line of Demarcation to settle trade rights for Spain, to its west, and Portugal to its east. This was in what L A country?
Haiti was inspired towards independence by two other revolutions of note
What were the American Revolution and the people’s uprising in France?
Spain divided its territory into provinces. 2 of the most important were called?
Toussaint L’Ouverture was the leader of the rebellion which won the first independence of this Latin American country?
Simon Bolivar help lead the fight for independence of Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Panama, known as?
Strict rulers who were concerned mostly with getting rich and holding power
(kaw dee yoh)
Trade between Mexico, Canada and the United States was made easier due to this agreement?
North American Free Trade Agreement
The cause of economic hard times in the 1980s when oil prices went up
Recently Latin American countries have tried to improve their economies by forming what?
Foreign countries often controlled the economies of Latin American Countries
farmers use it as farmland ?