CRCT Review 6th Grade Social Studies
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Potatoes, peppers, corn, horses, tomatoes. Diseases were also brought to New World.
6. What was the Triangular Trade? Who did the Europeans get to work on the sugar plantations and mines in Latin America after the natives died?
Trade between Europe(Old World), Americas(New World), Africa. African slaves were brought in
Former slave that led slave revolt in Haiti(gained independence)
Helped gain independence for Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Venezuela.
Interactive Notebook pg. 148 12. Who are the Zapatistas?
South American rebels against NAFTA. Took over a few small towns in protest.
Interactive Notebook pg. 113 13. What is NAFTA and how does it affect Mexico, US, and Canada?
North American Free Trade Agreement. Eliminated tariffs between the 3 countries. Opened up trade.
Interactive Notebook pg. 123 14. What is happening to the Amazon Rainforest?
Interactive Notebook pg. 125 15. What is the primary religion practiced and the primary language spoken in Latin America?
Religion- Roman Catholic Language- Spanish, Portuguese
Interactive Notebook pg. 125 16. Which two countries had the greatest impact on the religion of Latin America?
Interactive Notebook pg. 107 17. What two European countries colonized Canada?
Interactive Notebook pg. 107 18. How did Canada become independent from Great Britain?
Interactive Notebook pg. 110 19. What does Quebec hope to preserve by becoming independent from the rest of Canada?
Interactive Notebook pg. 107 20. What are Canada’s two official languages?
Interactive Notebook pg. 95 21. Where does most of Canada’s population live?
Interactive Notebook pg. 91 22. Why are most of Canada’s factories located along the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes?
Interactive Notebook pg. 33 23. Who is Prince Henry the Navigator? What is he known for?