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21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Calypso
Estuary
Isthmus
A group of knotted strings used by the Incas to record inform…
A style of music that began in Trinidad and combines musical…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
Quipus
A group of knotted strings used by the Incas to record inform…
Calypso
A style of music that began in Trinidad and combines musical…
13 terms
Latin American unit vocabulary
chauvinist
stifled
virile
wane
person who thinks men are superior
to cover up or suppress
manly
to decrease slowly
chauvinist
person who thinks men are superior
stifled
to cover up or suppress
10 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
NAFTA
Poverty
Rural
Urban
North American Free Trade Agreement
Being extremely poor
An area that is densely populated
An area that is highly populated
NAFTA
North American Free Trade Agreement
Poverty
Being extremely poor
17 terms
Latin American Revolutions Vocabulary
Latin America
Revolution
Mercantilism
Nationalism
The part of the American continents south of the United State…
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
An economic policy in which a colonial power controls trade.
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
Latin America
The part of the American continents south of the United State…
Revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
17 terms
Latin American Revolutions Vocabulary
Latin America
Revolution
Mercantilism
Nationalism
The part of the American continents south of the United State…
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
An economic policy in which a colonial power controls trade.
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
Latin America
The part of the American continents south of the United State…
Revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
12 terms
Latin American Vocabulary Terms
Commonweatlh
Ecotourism
Bauxite
OPEC
an independent country or community... ie: Puerto Rico
tourism directed toward exotic, often threatened, natural env…
The principal ore of aluminum
a cartel that aims to manage the supply of oil in an effort t…
Commonweatlh
an independent country or community... ie: Puerto Rico
Ecotourism
tourism directed toward exotic, often threatened, natural env…
49 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Hugo Chavez
Augusto Pinochet
Junta
Line of Demarcation
Venezuelan politician and the President of Venezuela from 199…
Leader of the military junta that overthrew the socialist gov…
A government run by generals after a military takeover.
A boundary around a specific area, but is commonly used to de…
Hugo Chavez
Venezuelan politician and the President of Venezuela from 199…
Augusto Pinochet
Leader of the military junta that overthrew the socialist gov…
29 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Andes Mountains
llanos (N), cerrado(Central), pampas (S)
rain forest
slash-and-burn
mountain system on the west coast of South America
plains located in South America
wet, tropical areas covered in dense trees that are along the…
the cutting down of trees to and burning them to use as ferti…
Andes Mountains
mountain system on the west coast of South America
llanos (N), cerrado(Central), pampas (S)
plains located in South America
20 terms
Latin American History Vocabulary I
Conquistadors
Inca
Aztec
Francisco Pizarro
A person who conquers land and people
Native American empire known for being great stone builders.
Native American empire known as fierce warriors. Located thro…
Spanish conquistador who arrived on the shores of South Ameri…
Conquistadors
A person who conquers land and people
Inca
Native American empire known for being great stone builders.
7 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Mulatos
Creoles
Peninsular
Guerilla warfare
The name was given to the Central American children who were…
Descendants of the Spanish colonizers born in America.
Colonizers born in Spain.
A way to fight a war based on mobility, on tactics of attacki…
Mulatos
The name was given to the Central American children who were…
Creoles
Descendants of the Spanish colonizers born in America.
16 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Deforestation
Colonialism
Pre-Columbian
Conquistador
Destruction of forests
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
The term used when referring to the various cultures and civi…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
Deforestation
Destruction of forests
Colonialism
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
10 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Culture
Spatial Inequality
Urbanization
Standard of living
The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in a geograph…
When populations of people grow, the population of a place ma…
The degree of wealth and material comfort available to a pers…
Culture
The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Spatial Inequality
The unequal distribution of wealth or resources in a geograph…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on string of various colors,…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on string of various colors,…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on stringsof various colors
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on stringsof various colors
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially closed body of water where salty seawater and fre…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially closed body of water where salty seawater and fre…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin-American Vocabulary
Quipas
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipas
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
14 terms
Latin American Vocabulary- Central American and the Carribean
Isthmus
Archipelago
Population... Pressure
Patois
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas.
A group or chain of islands
The sum of factors within a population that reduce the abilit…
A dialect used in everyday speech that blends elements of sev…
Isthmus
A narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas.
Archipelago
A group or chain of islands
32 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Aztec Civilization
Aztec Civilization
Aztec Civilization
Aztec Civilization
located in Central and Southern Mexico
agriculture based on fishing and trade
capitol city is Tenochtitlan
credited for discovery of chocolate
Aztec Civilization
located in Central and Southern Mexico
Aztec Civilization
agriculture based on fishing and trade
17 terms
Latin American vocabulary
Maya
Colony
Encomium
Haciendas
A American Indian tribe located in Guatemala that developed i…
A group of people living in new territory with ties to distan…
A legal system to control American Indians in the Spanish off…
Huge farms and ranches many native people have died from dise…
Maya
A American Indian tribe located in Guatemala that developed i…
Colony
A group of people living in new territory with ties to distan…
19 terms
Latin American vocabulary
maya
colony
encomienda
haciendas
indian people the settled in Guatemala and became the center…
a group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
was a leggal system to control American Indians and in the Sp…
huge farms and ranchewss created by Spanish landowners
maya
indian people the settled in Guatemala and became the center…
colony
a group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
Latin American Vocabulary
Andes Mountains
Llanos
Cerrado
Pampas
the world's largest mountain range along the Pacific coast of…
a large grassy, treeless area in South America, used for gazi…
savannas with flat terrain and moderate rainfall that make th…
areas of grasslands and rich soil
Andes Mountains
the world's largest mountain range along the Pacific coast of…
Llanos
a large grassy, treeless area in South America, used for gazi…
17 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Maya
Colony
Encomienda
Haciendas
An American Indian people that settled in Guatemala,... and beca…
a group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
A legal system to control American Indians in the Spanish Col…
A huge Farms and ranches.Many native people had died so they…
Maya
An American Indian people that settled in Guatemala,... and beca…
Colony
a group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
25 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Andes Mountains
Llanos
Pampas
Gaucho
These mountains run along the pacific coast of central South…
a large grassy,treeless area in South America,used for gazing…
they are fertile soil in South America and is a big area.
is a resident in South America pampas.
Andes Mountains
These mountains run along the pacific coast of central South…
Llanos
a large grassy,treeless area in South America,used for gazing…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck(thin stretch) of land connecting two larger places of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare,such as r…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
latin american vocabulary
quipus
Estuary -
sthmus -
Guerilla -
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary -
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
a neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tie on strings of various colors,…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tie on strings of various colors,…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerrilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colour…
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
a neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colour…
Estuary
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colour…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes pert in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colour…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
13 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
An ancient Inca device for recording information, consisting…
The tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the st…
A narrow strip of land with sea on either side, forming a lin…
A member of a small independent group taking part in irregula…
Quipus
An ancient Inca device for recording information, consisting…
Estuary
The tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the st…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots yurf on strings of various colors…
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
a neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare , such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots yurf on strings of various colors…
Estuary
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
latin american vocabulary
quipus
estuary
isthmus
guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings on various colors…
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
a neck (thin stretch) of land connection two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare , such as…
quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings on various colors…
estuary
a partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
a partially enclosed body of salty seawater and freshwater mix
a neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
a partially enclosed body of salty seawater and freshwater mix
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (this stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots ties on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin Stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots ties on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
a neck( thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
Complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and fre…
A neck (thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
An armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and fre…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
A neck(thin stretch) of land connecting two larger pieces of…
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
Quipus
complicated system of knots tied on strings of various colors…
Estuary
A partially enclosed body of water where salty seawater and f…
21 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
quipus
estuary
isthmus
guerilla
complicated systems of knots tied on strings of various color…
a partially enclosed body of water where salty sea water and…
a neck of land connecting 2 larger pieces of land areas
an armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as…
quipus
complicated systems of knots tied on strings of various color…
estuary
a partially enclosed body of water where salty sea water and…
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