Unit 7 STUDY GUIDE: History of Latin America * You will not need to know specific dates, but you do need to know the general order of events.
Location & time period
Religious beliefs/ Accomplishments
Decline (how did they end?)
1) What was the Columbian Exchange? Describe the pros and cons of the Columbian Exchange.
2) Length of time Spain/Portugal controlled Latin American colonies-
3) Primary purpose of the Spanish Mission System4) Line of Demarcation (what was it? What were the effects?)-
5) What were some effects of the African slave trade?
6) Beliefs of the Zapatista and why this group is against NAFTA-
Born In (country) Countries Liberated
7) Describe the Cuban Revolution. Who was involved? What happened? What was the time period? What was the impact on Cuba and on other nations?