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Match the Caudillos 1. Simon Bolivar

2. Toussaint L'Ouverture

3. Father Miguel Hidalgo

4. Jose Morelos

5. Jose de San Martin

a) Mexican priest and creole, who on September 15, 1810 summoned the people of Dolores where he gave the famous speech "el Grito de Dolores" -- the cry of Dolores. It called Mexicans to fight for independence.

b) Military Leader and creole, he helped Argentina get independence from Spain in 1816. He also drove out Spanish rule from Chile and then Peru.

c) A brilliant self educated former slave, who in 1971 lead the rebelling African slaves in Hispaniola

d) The "Liberator of Venezuela" led one of the patriotic movements going on in South America. He rallied the indigenous/common people to the cause of independence. His ideas spread all over Latin America.

e) Called for social and political reform, an end to slavery and giving all men the right vote. In 1815 he was captured and killed.

Multiple Choice and Short Answer What was the first Latin American colony to gain independence? a. Venezuela b. Haiti c. Columbia d. Argentina Local leaders who gained power are called: a. Mezistos b. Creoles c. Peninsulares d. Caudillos Which Nation would support the U.S. in executing the Monroe Doctrine? a. Britain b. Spain c. France d. Germany What year did the USS Maine explode? a. 1832 b. 1820 c. 1898 d. 1902 What were sources of discontent that inspired revolution? ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________

Whar were some consequences of the revolutions? ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ What was the United States hoping to Achieve with the Monroe Doctrine? ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ ___________________________ Answers can be found at namerica/

Imperialism in Latin America Worksheet  
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