5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Dirty War
- Galapagos Islands
- Venezuelan oil
- Rio de Janeiro
- a The December 2001 riots were a period of civil unrest and rioting in Argentina, which took place during December 2001, with the most violent incidents taking place on December 19 and December 20 in the capital, Buenos Aires.
- b The second largest city in Brazil; it is a major port city and Brazil's former capital
- c a group of islands in the Pacific off South America; owned by Ecuador; known for unusual animal life where Darwin found the fiches that led him to the theory of evolution
- d found off the coast, can make them RICH!
- e State sponsored violence and terrorism in Argentina
5 Multiple Choice Questions
ANNEXED 1888 TO CHILE, has hundreds of huge stone statues made of volcanic rock
- length of Chile
- A Brazilian holiday/festival that occurs four days before Lent in Rio de Janeiro.
- Tenant farmer in Colombia
5 True/False Questions
Plan Colombia → The current President of Peru.
Dilma Roussef → cult leader who founded a colony in Guyana, a suicide-murder spree in a jungle religious commune, founded by Rev. Jim Jones, took the lives of about 900 members of the San Francisco-based People's Temple.
SA Culture Notes → myths, urban living, family, machismo, marianismo
FARC → ...
Favelas → He was the first to prove that the new world really was a distinct landmass, separate from Asia. After sailing around the southern tip of South America he sailed westward acrosst he Pacific and reached the Philippine Islands, claiming them for Spain. Killed there.