4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- advisors to Díaz's government who were influenced strongly by Positivist ideas.
- a philosophy based on the ideas of Auguste Compte; stressed observation and scientific approaches to the problems of society.
- name of Juárez's liberal revolution.
- belief in the United States that it was destined to rule from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
4 True/False questions
fazendas → mounted rural workers in the Rio de la Plata region.
federalists → Latin American politicians who favored strong, centralized national governments with broad powers; often supported by conservative politicians.
modernization theory → the belief that development and underdevelopment were not stages but were part of the same process; that development and growth of areas like western Europe were achieved at the expense of underdevelopment of dependent regions like Latin America.
caudillos → mounted rural workers in the Rio de la Plata region.