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5 Matching Questions
- Benito Juarez
- Frederick Douglas
- Miguel Hidalgo y Castilla
- a Shawnee leader who attempted to organize an Amerindian confederacy to prevent the loss of additional territory to American settlers. He became an ally of the British in War of 1812 and died in battle.
- b President of Mexico (1858-1872). Born in poverty in Mexico, he was educated as a lawyer and rose to become chief justice of the Mexican supreme court and then president. He led mexico's resistance to a French invasion in 1863and the installation of Maximilian as emperor.
- c Self-educated slave who escaped in 1838, Douglas became the best-known abolitionist speaker. He edited an anti-slavery weekly, the North Star.
- d Mexican priest and revolutionary who led a revolt that started the Mexican war of independence.
- e In the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the economic process that led to industrialization, urbanization, the rise of a large and prosperous middle class, and heavy investment in education.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- nephew of Napoleon I and emperor of the French from 1852 to 1871 (1808-1873)
- The most important military leader in the struggle for independence in South America. Born in Venezuela, he led military forces there and in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia.
- A rebellion of the Maya people against the government of Mexico in 1847. It nearly returned the Yucatan to Maya rule. Some Maya rebels retreated to unoccupied territories where they held out until 1901.
- The adoption of the languae, customs, values, and behaviors of host nations by immigrants.
- In Latin America, a personalist leader who gained and held political power without constitutional sanction.
5 True/False Questions
Abraham Lincoln → U.S. statesmen, 16th president. Led Union to victory in Civil War. Assassinated. Sometimes called "Honest Abe".
Chinese Exclusion Act → 1882, eliminated most Chinese immiration
Confederation of 1867 → Venezuelan soldier who led Simon Bolivar's cavalry force. He became a successful general in the war and built a powerful political base. He was unwilling to accept the constitutional authority of Bolivar's government in distant Bogotá and declared Venezuela's independence from Gran Colombia in 1829.
Indian Removal Act → First president of the United States to be born in humble circumstances. He was popular among frontier residents, urban workers, and small farmers. He had a successful political career as judge, eneral, congressman, senator, and president. After bieng denied the presidency in 1824 in a controversial election, he won in 1828 and was reelected in 1832.
Andrew Jackson → The adoption of the languae, customs, values, and behaviors of host nations by immigrants.