Ch 29: Glencoe World History Chapter 29: Latin America

About This Chapter

The Latin America chapter of this Glencoe World History Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with Latin American history. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Latin America textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Glencoe Latin America chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the Latin American topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the world history topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Latin American economic and social trends from 1900-1950
  • Central America and Mexico after World War II
  • The Cuban Revolution and communism
  • Latin American politics after the war
  • Advancement of democracy in South America since the late 1980s

Glencoe World History is a registered trademark of McGraw-Hill Education, which is not affiliated with

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
Not Taken
Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
Not Taken

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Other Chapters

Other chapters within the Glencoe World History: Online Textbook Help course