Natural disasters that affect Central America
Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Hurricanes
Who is Toussiant L' Overture?
The man who led a slave revolt to gain Haiti's independence
Who is Fidel Castro?
The dictator/ communist that has ruled Cuba still to this day
Helped start a revolt for the Independence of Mexico
Dominican Republic speaks.....
Puerto Rico speaks....
Narrow land strip that connects two larger lands
Group of islands usually very large
Countries that make up Greater Antilles are.....
Cuba, Jamaica, Hispanola, and Puerto Rico
High forest that is up in the clouds very moist
waterway for ships to pass through
Countries natural beauty attracts tourists
regional genre of language
Self governing place that shares its land with another country
a person who flees to another country
Why was the Panama canal built
To help make an easier route across Central America
Who built the Panama Canal
What Country has no army?
A civil war is....
conflict between two sides in the same country
What countries have experienced civil war
Guatemala, El Salvador, and Nicaragua
What two countries make Hispanola
Haiti and Dominican Republic