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World geography: Latin American
NAFTA
Colonialism
Climograph
El nino
The north american free trade agreement-is an agreement amoun…
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
A graph that depicts the annual cycle of temperature and rain…
An irregularly occurring and complex series of climatic chang…
NAFTA
The north american free trade agreement-is an agreement amoun…
Colonialism
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
27 terms
World Geography-Latin American Countries
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
Mexico
Belize
10 terms
World Geography: Latin American
NAFTA
Colonialism
Climograph
El nino
North American Free Trade Agreement, which phased out trade b…
The system by which countries set up colonies to secure sourc…
A graph that depicts the annual cycle of temperature and rain…
A warm ocean current off South America's northwestern coast t…
NAFTA
North American Free Trade Agreement, which phased out trade b…
Colonialism
The system by which countries set up colonies to secure sourc…
27 terms
World Geography-Latin American Countries
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
Mexico
Belize
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world geography latin american questions
why is latin america called latin amer…
why do people live near volcanoes
how does these physical features (moun…
what is impressive about the size of t…
Spain and portugal settled this area
ash from the volcano provides fertile soil
> trade difficult... >transportation difficult ... >separates peopl…
they are some of the largest and longest in the world
why is latin america called latin amer…
Spain and portugal settled this area
why do people live near volcanoes
ash from the volcano provides fertile soil
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World Geography Latin American Vocabulary
Conquistador
Cultural Convergence
Tropical Storm
El Niño
Name for the spanish explorers who claimed land in the Americ…
The contact and interaction of one culture with another
A storm with winds of at least 39 miles per hour (63 km)
A warm ocean current off South America's northwestern coast t…
Conquistador
Name for the spanish explorers who claimed land in the Americ…
Cultural Convergence
The contact and interaction of one culture with another
26 terms
2 World Geography- Latin Americans
what was the spark of the latin americ…
what happened in 1808?
what happened to the king of Spain?
Juntas
napoleons invasion of Iberia
the King of Portugal fled to Brazil
he was held captive
local elites formed to assert local rule
what was the spark of the latin americ…
napoleons invasion of Iberia
what happened in 1808?
the King of Portugal fled to Brazil
26 terms
World Geography-Latin+South American Countries
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
Mexico
Belize
50 terms
Latin American Countries & Geography
Belize
Bahamas
Jamaica
Puerto Rico
Belize
Bahamas
39 terms
Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
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World Geography Unit 3- Review Latin American
Andes
Cordilleras
South America
Elevation
The mountains on the western edge of South America are the..
Parallel mountain ranges are called
Latin America included middle america, the Caribbean, and
The highlands climate zones are determined by
Andes
The mountains on the western edge of South America are the..
Cordilleras
Parallel mountain ranges are called
45 terms
Unit 3 Latin American Vocabulary - World Geography
Basin
Pampas
Patagonia
Atacama Desert
a river basin is and area drained by a river and all of its t…
a vast area of grassland and rich soil in south-central South…
a region of South America - mostly in Argentina
an arid region in northern Chile
Basin
a river basin is and area drained by a river and all of its t…
Pampas
a vast area of grassland and rich soil in south-central South…
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Sierra Madre
Gulf of Mexico
Yucatan Peninsula
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
large body of warm salt water that borders SE United States a…
a broad lowland that stretches into, and divides, the Caribbe…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Sierra Madre
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
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World Geography-- Latin American Country Differences
Portuguese is Spoken
English is Spoken (2 Answers)
French Creole is Spoken
Dutch is Spoken
Brazil
Guyana, Jamaica
Haiti
Suriname
Portuguese is Spoken
Brazil
English is Spoken (2 Answers)
Guyana, Jamaica
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Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
39 terms
Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
26 terms
Latin American Political Geography - Rhodenizer
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
El Salvador
North America
Central America
Central America
Central America
Mexico
North America
Belize
Central America
15 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The longest river in South America.
Sea in between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.
Body of water South of the United States.
The deepest and widest ocean.
Amazon River
The longest river in South America.
Caribbean Sea
Sea in between the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.
16 terms
Flay - Latin American Geography
Andes Mountains
Sierra Madre Mountains
Caribbean Sea
Amazon River
Andes Mountains
Sierra Madre Mountains
35 terms
Latin American and Europe Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
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Latin American Geography
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
latitude
longitude
ocean on the west coast of South America
ocean on the east coast of South America
horizontal lines around a globe
vertical lines around a globe
Pacific Ocean
ocean on the west coast of South America
Atlantic Ocean
ocean on the east coast of South America
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Latin American geography
Spain
Bolivia
Dominican Republic
México
Peninsula located to the west of the Pyrenees
Located on same island as Haiti in Caribbean
Shares a border with Guatemala and Belice
Spain
Peninsula located to the west of the Pyrenees
Bolivia
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Latin American Geography
Cuba
Mexico
Guatemala
Peru
Cuba
Mexico
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Latin American Physical Geography
Caribbean Sea
Baja California
Gulf of California
Sierra Madre
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
the body of water between Baja California and the mainland of…
Mountain ranges in Mexico. Consists of the Oriental and Occid…
Caribbean Sea
part of the Alantic Ocean bordered by the west Indies, South…
Baja California
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
17 terms
Latin American Geography
Mexico
Panama
Brazil
Bolivia
Mexico
Panama
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Latin American Cultural Geography
maya
aztec
inca
tenochtitlan
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
ruled from the capital, Cuzco in Peru; Built roads and was co…
Capital of the Aztec empire and current day Mexico City
maya
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
aztec
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
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World Geography Latin America
Cordilleras
Altiplano
Indigenous
Mestizo
Parallel chains or ranges of mountains.
A Spanish word for "high plain," a region in Peru and Bolivia…
A term that means native to a place.
A term that refers to people of Native American and European…
Cordilleras
Parallel chains or ranges of mountains.
Altiplano
A Spanish word for "high plain," a region in Peru and Bolivia…
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Latin American Geography
Buenos Aires
Brasília
Bogotá
Havana
Name the capital of Argentina.
Name the capital of Brazil.
Name the capital of Colombia.
Name the capital of Cuba.
Buenos Aires
Name the capital of Argentina.
Brasília
Name the capital of Brazil.
20 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern US c…
The largest and deepest of the world's 5 oceans. It is larger…
Amazon River
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
28 terms
World Geography Latin America
Roman Catholic
Great Dying
Incas Empire
Portuguese
A majority of people in Latin America practice this religion
Europeans introduced diseases to the Natives and this killed…
a Mesoamerican civilization in the Andes Mountains in South A…
What language is spoken in Brazil?
Roman Catholic
A majority of people in Latin America practice this religion
Great Dying
Europeans introduced diseases to the Natives and this killed…
75 terms
World Geography Latin America
Amazon River
4,000 miles
Middle America, the Carribean, and Sou…
West Indies
What is the world's 2nd largest river that runs through South…
How long is the Amazon River?
What are the three areas geographer's divide Latin America in…
What's another name for the Caribbean islands?
Amazon River
What is the world's 2nd largest river that runs through South…
4,000 miles
How long is the Amazon River?
32 terms
South and Latin American Geography
Chile
Argentina
Brazil
Ecuador
Chile
Argentina
16 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
23 terms
Latin American Geography Facts
The mouth of the Amazon River is locat…
Which two countries share the shorelin…
Which two South American countries are…
What mountain range runs the entire le…
Brazil
Peru and Bolivia
Bolivia and Paraguay
Andes Mountains
The mouth of the Amazon River is locat…
Brazil
Which two countries share the shorelin…
Peru and Bolivia
27 terms
Latin American Geography
Argentina
Belize
Bolivia
Brazil
southeastern South America... -Chile to the west
eastern coast of Central America... -bordered by Mexico in the n…
western-central South America ... -bordered to the north and esa…
Largest country in Soutg America
Argentina
southeastern South America... -Chile to the west
Belize
eastern coast of Central America... -bordered by Mexico in the n…
50 terms
Latin American Countries & Geography
Belize
Bahamas
Jamaica
Puerto Rico
Belize
Bahamas
27 terms
Latin American Geography
Brazil
Mexico
Argentina
Colombia
Brazil
Mexico
12 terms
Latin American Geography
Bolivia
Colombia
Panama
Cuba
borders Brazil; capital is La Paz
northwestern part of South America, capital is Bogota
Central American country that is home to canal
90 miles from shore of Florida; capital is Havana
Bolivia
borders Brazil; capital is La Paz
Colombia
northwestern part of South America, capital is Bogota
10 terms
Latin American Geography
Llanos
Pampas
Amazon Basin
Andes Mountains
lowland plains in eastern Colombia and Venezuela
much of Argentina and Uruguay, used for cattle herding and gr…
Amazon river empties into it
longest mountain system
Llanos
lowland plains in eastern Colombia and Venezuela
Pampas
much of Argentina and Uruguay, used for cattle herding and gr…
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John Brose World Geography honors Latin American countries and capitals CHS
Mexico
Guatemala
El salvador
Costa Rica
Mexico City
Guatemala City
San Salvador
San José
Mexico
Mexico City
Guatemala
Guatemala City
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Early Latin American Culture Study Guide World Geography DTHS
Columbian Exchange
Conquistadors
Cultural Hearth
Deforestation
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
A center where cultures developed and from which ideas and tr…
destruction of forests in order to make land available for ot…
Columbian Exchange
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Conquistadors
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
18 terms
World Geography Latin America
Pre-Columbian Society
Columbian Exchange
Colonialism
Panama Canal
The cultures that existed before the arrival of Spanish and P…
The diffusion of plants, animals, and people forever changing…
The conquering of weaker nations to exploit resources and labor
Waterway that connects the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans
Pre-Columbian Society
The cultures that existed before the arrival of Spanish and P…
Columbian Exchange
The diffusion of plants, animals, and people forever changing…
24 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern US c…
The largest and deepest of the world's 5 oceans. It is larger…
Amazon River
The 2nd largest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean Cuba and South America. Islands…
23 terms
Geography of Latin American
Amazon river
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd longest river in the world.flows primarily through Br…
An armor the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America. I…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and the southern…
The largest and deepest of the worlds 5 oceans. It is larger…
Amazon river
The 2nd longest river in the world.flows primarily through Br…
Caribbean Sea
An armor the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America. I…
25 terms
Geography of Latin American
Amazon river
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd longest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and the southern…
The largest and deepest of the 5 oceans. It is larger than th…
Amazon river
The 2nd longest river in the world; flows primarily through B…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.…
25 terms
Latin American Geography
Amazon River
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
The 2nd largest river in the world, flows primarily through i…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and southern U.S.
The largest and deepest of the world's five oceans.
Amazon River
The 2nd largest river in the world, flows primarily through i…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.
23 terms
Latin American Geography
Mexico
Guatemala
El Salvador
Honduras
Mexico City
Guatemala City
San Salvador
Tegucigalpa
Mexico
Mexico City
Guatemala
Guatemala City
24 terms
Geography Latin American
Amazon river
Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
Pacific Ocean
2nd longest river in the world.Flows primary through Brazil i…
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.I…
Arm of the Atlantic Ocean cradled by Mexico and the southern…
The largest and deepest of the 5 oceans.It is larger than the…
Amazon river
2nd longest river in the world.Flows primary through Brazil i…
Caribbean Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean between Cuba and South America.I…
17 terms
Latin America World Geography
Andes Mountains
Maquiladoras
Llanos
NAFTA
the world's longest mountain chain, located along the west co…
a factory in Mexico that assembles imported materials into fi…
a large, grassy, treeless area in South America, used for gra…
North American Free Trade Agreement; allows for open trade be…
Andes Mountains
the world's longest mountain chain, located along the west co…
Maquiladoras
a factory in Mexico that assembles imported materials into fi…
31 terms
Latin American Geography and Civilizations
Cortez
Pizarro
Maya
Maya
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Incas
Meso-American civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan P…
Never unified into a single empire
Cortez
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Pizarro
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Incas
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