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  1. CRCT Review 6th Grade Social Studies

  2. Your Task: 1. Save this PowerPoint to your H: drive. 2. Add a new slide (after each question) where you will type the answer. 3. When you’re finished, print off the PowerPoint with 9 slides per page. *You may want to email your PowerPoint to yourself so that you can review it at home!

  3. Latin America

  4. 1. Where was the Aztec civilization located? Who was their leader?

  5. Tenochtitlan(Present day Mexico City). Montezuma

  6. 2. Where was the Incan empire located? Who was their leader?

  7. Western coast of South America. Atahualpa.

  8. 3. What was traded during the Columbian Exchange?

  9. Potatoes, peppers, corn, horses, tomatoes. Diseases were also brought to New World.

  10. 4. What did Hernan Cortes do?

  11. Defeated Montezuma and the Aztec empire.

  12. 5. What did Francisco Pizarro do?

  13. Defeated Atahualpa and Incan empire.

  14. 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?

  15. Trade between Europe(Old World), Americas(New World), Africa. African slaves were brought in

  16. 7. Who is Miguel Hidalgo? Country?

  17. Mexican priest that led independence movement in Mexico.

  18. 8. Who is Toussaint L’Ouverture? Country?

  19. Former slave that led slave revolt in Haiti(gained independence)

  20. 9. Who is Simon Bolivar? Countries?

  21. Helped gain independence for Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Venezuela.

  22. 10. Who is Fidel Castro and how did he change Cuban history?

  23. Became dictator of Cuba and started communist gov’t.

  24. 11. What was the Cuban Embargo?

  25. Interactive Notebook pg. 148 12. Who are the Zapatistas?

  26. South American rebels against NAFTA. Took over a few small towns in protest.

  27. Interactive Notebook pg. 113 13. What is NAFTA and how does it affect Mexico, US, and Canada?

  28. North American Free Trade Agreement. Eliminated tariffs between the 3 countries. Opened up trade.

  29. Interactive Notebook pg. 123 14. What is happening to the Amazon Rainforest?

  30. Deforestation-cutting of trees

  31. Interactive Notebook pg. 125 15. What is the primary religion practiced and the primary language spoken in Latin America?

  32. Religion- Roman Catholic Language- Spanish, Portuguese

  33. Interactive Notebook pg. 125 16. Which two countries had the greatest impact on the religion of Latin America?

  34. Spain and Portugal

  35. Canada

  36. Interactive Notebook pg. 107 17. What two European countries colonized Canada?

  37. France and Great Britain

  38. Interactive Notebook pg. 107 18. How did Canada become independent from Great Britain?

  39. Interactive Notebook pg. 110 19. What does Quebec hope to preserve by becoming independent from the rest of Canada?

  40. French culture

  41. Interactive Notebook pg. 107 20. What are Canada’s two official languages?

  42. English and French

  43. Interactive Notebook pg. 95 21. Where does most of Canada’s population live?

  44. Along southern border of Canada, close to northern border of US

  45. Interactive Notebook pg. 91 22. Why are most of Canada’s factories located along the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes?

  46. Trade route/Access to the Atlantic Oceans

  47. Europe

  48. Interactive Notebook pg. 33 23. Who is Prince Henry the Navigator? What is he known for?

  49. Set-up exploration school and began exploring west coast of Africa