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Indigenous Peoples of South America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to stories passed down from generation to generation, the Guarani constantly seek _____, believing that it is located somewhere.

Question 2 2. Today, the Guarani are most concentrated in what modern-day country?

Question 3 3. The Jesuits were so successful in establishing missional towns amongst the Guarani that the land near the Parana River became known as _____.

Question 4 4. A(n) _____ is a small woven bag with a strap that is used for the ritual purpose of carrying coca leaves.

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. You're at a concert watching an Aymara musician play an instrument that looks like a long uneven triangle made of a connected series of bamboo pipes. What instrument is this musician playing?

Question 7 7. How many groups made up the Aymara Tribe?

Question 8 8. Which tribe conquered the Aymara people beginning in 1430?

Question 9 9. Which lake gave the Aymara lands the life it needed to let the Aymara survive?

Question 10 10. In which countries are the Quechua tribes located?

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Question 11 11. The Quechua people are considered _____

Question 12 12. What are some characteristics of the environment where most of the Quechua are located?

Question 13 13. Huao Terero, the Huaorani language, is a linguistic isolate. What does this mean?

Question 14 14. Huaorani people who live in the same _____ share a special bond, even restricting their diet if a single person is sick.

Question 15 15. The Huaorani diet is made up of _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements about the Aymara language is true?

Question 17 17. The _____ is the flag of the Aymara people.

Question 18 18. Who are considered the main deities of the Aymara?

Question 19 19. Where do the Guarani people live?

Question 20 20. Of the following types of art, which is NOT one that the Guarani typically made or still make?

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Question 21 21. What is nanduti?

Question 22 22. The main ingredients of the Guarani food are _____.

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

Question 24 24. Other than Paraguay, where else are the Guarani people located?

Question 25 25. Morales herded llamas and also farmed which crop?

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Question 26 26. Evo Morales was the first _____ president of Bolivia.

Question 27 27. Morales is a _____, and his domestic policies emphasize government ownership of natural resources.

Question 28 28. Which was NOT a way the Guarani reacted to the Spanish?

Question 29 29. The Aymara tribe is found in the Andes Mountains of South America on a vast plateau called the _____.

Question 30 30. Who is believed to be the parent civilization for the Aymara?

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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