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Indigenous Peoples of South America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Aymara are known as expert weavers who use wool from alpacas and llamas. Among the items of clothing they make are ponchos. What is a poncho?

Question 2 2. A(n) _____ is a small woven bag with a strap that is used for the ritual purpose of carrying coca leaves.

Question 3 3. Of the following instruments, which represents a musical tradition that blends European and South American elements?

Question 4 4. Morales is a _____, and his domestic policies emphasize government ownership of natural resources.

Question 5 5. Evo Morales was the first _____ president of Bolivia.

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Question 6 6. Morales herded llamas and also farmed which crop?

Question 7 7. Who are considered the main deities of the Aymara?

Question 8 8. The _____ is the flag of the Aymara people.

Question 9 9. What are some of the products traditionally consumed by the Aymara?

Question 10 10. The Quechua people are considered _____

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Question 11 11. What are some characteristics of the environment where most of the Quechua are located?

Question 12 12. In which countries are the Quechua tribes located?

Question 13 13. What is nanduti?

Question 14 14. With respect to Guarani history, what were the Reductions?

Question 15 15. Where do the Guarani people live?

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Question 16 16. The Jesuits were so successful in establishing missional towns amongst the Guarani that the land near the Parana River became known as _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT true of how the Guarani people live today?

Question 18 18. Which was NOT a way the Guarani reacted to the Spanish?

Question 19 19. Among the Guarani people, music has mostly a _____ purpose.

Question 20 20. What artistic objects have been traditionally created by the Guarani?

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Question 21 21. Other than Paraguay, where else are the Guarani people located?

Question 22 22. Which tribe conquered the Aymara people beginning in 1430?

Question 23 23. Which people forced the Aymara to work in mines and as servants?

Question 24 24. Which lake gave the Aymara lands the life it needed to let the Aymara survive?

Question 25 25. Shamans in the Huaorani community are said to be able to turn into and communicate with the _____.

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Question 26 26. The Huaorani diet is made up of _____.

Question 27 27. Huao Terero, the Huaorani language, is a linguistic isolate. What does this mean?

Question 28 28. The Aymara tribe is found in the Andes Mountains of South America on a vast plateau called the _____.

Question 29 29. Coca is legal in Bolivia, where it is used to treat altitude sickness. But it is also used to make which illegal drug?

Question 30 30. Where are most of the Aymara people located?

Indigenous Peoples of South America Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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