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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…
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
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
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
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…
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…
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.
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
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…
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 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
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 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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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 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…
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…
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…
Latin American Vocabulary
Quipus
Estuary
Isthmus
Guerilla
Complicated system of knits 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 knits 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…
armed person who takes part in irregular warfare, such as raids
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…
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…
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 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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
neck of land connecting two larger pieces of land together
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
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…
Latin American vocabulary
maya
colony
encomienda
haciendas
an American Indian people that setting in Guatemala , and bec…
A group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
A legal system to colonies America Indians in the Spanish col…
many native people had died from disease or abuse , so the Sp…
maya
an American Indian people that setting in Guatemala , and bec…
colony
A group of people living in a new territory with ties to a di…
Latin American Vocabulary
Andes Mountain
Llano
Cerrado
Pampas
the world's largest mountain range along the pacific coast of…
a large grassy, treeless ares in south america used for grazi…
a savanna that ha a flat terrain and a moderate rainfall whic…
a vast area of grass and in south central america
Andes Mountain
the world's largest mountain range along the pacific coast of…
Llano
a large grassy, treeless ares in south america used for grazi…
35 terms
Latin American Vocabulary
Land Bridge
Seismic
Vertical Climate... Zone
Mestizo
a strip of land that connects two larger landmasses, enabling…
relating to or caused by an earthquake
a climate zone that occurs as elevation increases, with its o…
refers to people of mixed indigenous and European descent
Land Bridge
a strip of land that connects two larger landmasses, enabling…
Seismic
relating to or caused by an earthquake
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…
Latin American Vocabulary
Maya
colony
encomium
haciendas
an american Indian people that settled in Guatemala and becam…
a group of people living in a new taritrys with ties to a dif…
a legal system to control american Indians in the Spanish col…
huge farms or ranches
Maya
an american Indian people that settled in Guatemala and becam…
colony
a group of people living in a new taritrys with ties to a dif…
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…
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…
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