4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- advisors to Díaz's government who were influenced strongly by Positivist ideas.
- Latin American politicians who favored strong, centralized national governments with broad powers; often supported by conservative politicians.
- Latin American politicians who favored regional governments rather than centralized administrations; often supported by liberal politicians.
- mounted rural workers in the Rio de la Plata region.
4 True/False questions
Manifest Destiny → belief in the United States that it was destined to rule from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
La Reforma → name of Juárez's liberal revolution.
modernization theory → the belief that the more industrialized, urban, and modern a society became, the more social change and improvement were possible as traditional patterns and attitudes were abandoned or transformed.
caudillos → leaders in independent Latin America who dominated local areas by force in defiance of national policies; sometimes seized the national government.