Indigenous Peoples of South America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How many groups made up the Aymara Tribe?

Question 2 2. Which people forced the Aymara to work in mines and as servants?

Question 3 3. Who is believed to be the parent civilization for the Aymara?

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. Of the following instruments, which represents a musical tradition that blends European and South American elements?

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Question 6 6. The Aymara tribe is found in the Andes Mountains of South America on a vast plateau called the _____.

Question 7 7. The Jesuits were so successful in establishing missional towns amongst the Guarani that the land near the Parana River became known as _____.

Question 8 8. According to stories passed down from generation to generation, the Guarani constantly seek _____, believing that it is located somewhere.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT true of how the Guarani people live today?

Question 10 10. Huaorani people who live in the same _____ share a special bond, even restricting their diet if a single person is sick.

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Question 11 11. The Huaorani diet is made up of _____.

Question 12 12. Huao Terero, the Huaorani language, is a linguistic isolate. What does this mean?

Question 13 13. The _____ is the flag of the Aymara people.

Question 14 14. What are some of the products traditionally consumed by the Aymara?

Question 15 15. Where are most of the Aymara people located?

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Question 16 16. Evo Morales was the first _____ president of Bolivia.

Question 17 17.

Complete this Morales quotation:

''I do not mind being a permanent nightmare for _____.''

Question 18 18. Coca is legal in Bolivia, where it is used to treat altitude sickness. But it is also used to make which illegal drug?

Question 19 19. The Quechua language has borrowed lots of vocabulary from _____.

Question 20 20. The Quechua people are considered _____

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Question 21 21. In which countries are the Quechua tribes located?

Question 22 22. What has happened to the Guarani language?

Question 23 23. What artistic objects have been traditionally created by the Guarani?

Question 24 24. The main ingredients of the Guarani food are _____.

Question 25 25. With respect to Guarani history, what were the Reductions?

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Question 26 26. What is nanduti?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a style of music with an upbeat tempo that's a mix of Guarani and European influence?

Question 28 28. Which lake gave the Aymara lands the life it needed to let the Aymara survive?

Question 29 29. A(n) _____ is a small woven bag with a strap that is used for the ritual purpose of carrying coca leaves.

Question 30 30. Today, the Guarani are most concentrated in what modern-day country?

Indigenous Peoples of South America Chapter Exam Instructions

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