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Lone-Mindel-Maydew Global Studies Latin America Test Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. NAFTA
  2. US naturalization process
  3. lungs of the earth
  4. Tango
  5. Monroe Doctrine
  1. a several steps are involved including: obtain a green card, living in the United States for a minimum of 5 years, and the passage of a citizenship test
  2. b foreign policy that stated European countries and empires could not interfere in affairs of the United States or in the development of countries in the Western Hemisphere
  3. c style of dance and music that combines elements of Argentinian, African, and Spanish flamenco traditions; one can hear tempo and rhythmic changes and the voice of piano and accordian
  4. d a trade agreement between countries in North America (United States, Mexico, and Canda)
  5. e rainforests are considered this because they convert carbon dioxide into oxygen

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. person of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry
  2. part of the conquest of the Americas in the 16th century and included Spanish soldiers, explorers, and fortune hunters
  3. Latin American style of music originating in Cuba; combines elements of African and Spanish musical traditions, male vocals, offbeat rhythms, and claves, maracas, and bongos
  4. mountain chain running along the western coast of South America; this particular location is the source of the Amazon River
  5. refers to the shift some countries experience as the government leadership goes from a dictatorship to democracy and back to a dictatorshipt

5 True/False Questions

  1. marianismoLatin American social ethic that honored male strength, courage, aggressiveness, and assertiveness


  2. Caribbean Seathe traditional and ideal Latin American woman is patient, loving, gentle and willing to suffer in silence


  3. liberal democracymountain range located along the eastern and western sides of Mexico


  4. Latin Americathe area located in the Western Hemisphere that is south of the United States


  5. deforestationa strategy that attempts to destroy drugs before they reach the borders of the United States


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