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What are the four major parts of Latin America

Mexico,South America,Caribbean Island,Central America

Why is the Carribean islands called the west indies

Because when english settlers were tring to come to india they hit the carribbean islands and thought they were the india

where does latin america get the latin

because most of the languages spoken are based on the dead language latin

what are the four major groups in Latin america in the past


which was the first civilisation in the americas in 1200 bc


what were the omelecs nown for

they were known for there sculptures and jewls

who lived in the yucatan peninsela

the maya

what was the mayas major focas


what did the mayas make that help the world greatly

the 365 day calender

who built the dranage system t o lead water away


which tribe lasted the longest in south america


who built large temples out of stone in the shape of pyrimides


wich tribe made there own form of hyroglifics


when did the mayan empire decline

900 a.d.

what did the aztecs call themselves


who called the aztec the aztec


where did the aztec build there capital city

where mexico city is today

who is empire was were peru is today


where did the incas live

in the mountines of the andes

what was the mmost famouse city in the incan territory

machu pechu

who deafeted the incas and what did they want

the spanish gold silver

what is conquestidors translated mean


what were the tthree g's that the europeans came to latin america

god gold and glory

why was god in the 3 g's

because they wanted to spread chritianity to the pagan life

why was gold in the 3 g's

because they wanted to use the incredible resources there

why was glory in the 3 g's

to become famouse

what was the major thing other than war that killed the natives

small pockes

what are the 4 main languages spoken in latin america

english,spanish,french,and portegese

what reiligon did the europeans bring over

roman cathlic

what is the offical language of mexico


what percentige of mexicans live in urban areas


what are the 3 main problems in mexico today

overpopulation and poverty and pollution

how many countries are in central america


what is central america


where is central america above

2 tectonic plates

what is the climate of central america


how many archipelegoes make up the carribean


what are the 3 archipelgos that make up the carribean

the bahamas the greater antilies and the lesser antilies

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