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Revolutions in Latin America Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was the revolution cry of Zapata and his followers?

Question 2 2. What year did Castro finally win power in Cuba?

Question 3 3. Why wasn't it possible for Bolivar to unite areas like Peru, Venezuela, and Colombia into one nation as he desired?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the MOST likely profile of a person participating in the Bay of Pigs Invasion?

Question 5 5. Which European general's invasion of Spain helped to spark the Mexican Revolution?

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Question 6 6. What was Gran Colombia?

Question 7 7. What was the Pact of the Embassy?

Question 8 8. What happened during Cuba's war for independence against Spain?

Question 9 9. What did Francisco Madero argue for?

Question 10 10. Which of these is true of Castro's forces?

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Question 11 11. Why is Simon Bolivar known as the Liberator?

Question 12 12. How did the goals of Fulgencio Batista differ from those of the 26th of July Movement?

Question 13 13. What is the name of the treaty which officially declared Mexico an independent state?

Question 14 14. What happened to Gran Colombia?

Question 15 15. How do most historians describe Obregon's presidency?

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Question 16 16. How did Panama's declaration of independence help the United States?

Question 17 17. How did the Mexican economy generally do under Porfiiro Diaz?

Question 18 18. Upon taking power, Castro

Question 19 19. How were the revolutions of Haiti and México different?

Question 20 20. What was the name of the advisory committee President Kennedy convened to help resolve the Cuban Missile Crisis?

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Question 21 21. Who was the first Mexican head of state after the revolution?

Question 22 22. Who was Simon Bolivar?

Question 23 23. How did Carranza deal with his enemies?

Question 24 24. Why were European nations able to exert so much control over Latin American economies in the years after independence?

Question 25 25. What promise did Diaz eventually break?

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Question 26 26. Prior to Castro, who ruled Cuba?

Question 27 27. Who led Haitian slaves in their 19th century revolt for independence?

Question 28 28. Why did the Soviets want to establish a missile base on Cuba?

Question 29 29. What is the name of the Catholic priest who started the Mexican Revolution with the Grito de Dolores in 1810?

Question 30 30. Which nations can, at least partially, thank Simon Bolivar for their independence?

Revolutions in Latin America Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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