5 terms

Latin America: Reflection Questions

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Which countries colonized most of Latin America?
Spain and Portugal
Archipelago
A chain of islands
Isthmus
ex. Central America
A thin piece of land that connects two larger pieces of land
Primate City
ex. Lima, Peru
The leading city in its country or region, disproportionately larger than any others in the urban hierarchy. It causes brain drain.
Peninsula
ex. Baja, California and the Yucatan
A piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out into a body of water

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