Modern Latin America
Which of the following women is the indigenous Guatemalan author of testimonials who won the 1992 Nobel Peace Prize?
Which movement in Christian theology started within the Roman Catholic Church in Latin America in the 1950s-1960s?
In 19th century Latin America, what were the main exports of the Pacific coast countries and Bolivia?
Coffee, sugarcane, timber, and cocoa
Precious metals, including silver, copper, and nitrates
Timber, beef, coffee, and wool
Beef, leather, wool, and wheat
Jose Doroteo Arango was the most important general in the Northern Division during the Mexican Revolution. What pseudonym (or nickname) did he use?
The Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) was a confrontation between which nations?
Cuba, the United States, and Colombia
Cuba, the United States, and the Dominican Republic
Cuba, the Soviet Union, and the United States
Cuba, the Soviet Union, and the Dominican Republic
Which Latin American nation was the first to become a "banana republic"?
When did Uruguay's transition to democracy take place?
Which of the following best describes what happened to the Mexican economy during Porfirio Diaz?
The economy grew exponentially; it was the golden age of Mexican economics.
The economy grew, but very little.
The economy contracted, but very little.
The economy collapsed; it was the darkest hour of Mexican economics.
The Treaty of Paris (1898) ended the Spanish-American War, a conflict between Spain and the United States. This Treaty signaled which of the following?
The end of the Portuguese Empire in America
The end of the Spanish Empire in the Caribbean
The end of the Spanish Empire in the Pacific Ocean
The end of the Spanish Empire in America and the Pacific Ocean
Simon Bolivar resigned as president of the republic of Gran Colombia' in which year?
There are 10 questions to complete.