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Prentice Hall World History Chapter 24: Latin America (1945-Present) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Sandino was an icon of which country's revolution?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a BRIC country?

Question 3 3. Which of the following BEST defines apartheid?

Question 4 4. Who is most likely to be an Afrikaner?

Question 5 5. Juan and Eva Peron are best remembered for _____.

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Question 6 6. Why did Brazil move its capital?

Question 7 7. The Iran-Contra Affair was _____?

Question 8 8. Which Central American country experienced a brutal civil war with child soldiers and death squads?

Question 9 9. What ultimately allowed Central Americans to find peace from civil war?

Question 10 10. What is Nelson Mandela known for?

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Question 11 11. In the context of this lesson, the last democratically elected president in Guatemala campaigned on which of the following?

Question 12 12. Which of these did NOT see a serious attempt at a Communist government?

Question 13 13. What was the Sharpeville massacre?

Question 14 14. What was a Banana Republic?

Question 15 15. Thousands of ethnic Mayans were killed in the civil war of which Latin American country?

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Question 16 16. What group opposed the Sandinistas?

Question 17 17. Argentina used bonds from _____ to reform its economy and grow quickly.

Question 18 18. How are Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu and F.W. deKlerk similar?

Question 19 19. What term best describes the conflicts in Latin America with respect to the US and USSR?

Question 20 20. Which family has ruled Argentina since 2003?

Prentice Hall World History Chapter 24: Latin America (1945-Present) 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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