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Define revolution
complete change of government
This sparked Latin America's interest in fighting for independence
Napoleon's invasion of Spain
Name the peninsula that Spain is on
Iberian peninsula
Define creoles
Spanish colonists born in Latin America
Who was emperor of France in the early 19th century?
Napoleon Bonaparte
Who became the new French king of Spain?
Joseph Bonarparte
Name the man who led former slaves in a Haitian revolt
Toussaint L'Ouverture
The Haitians revolted against which European government?
France
The Haitians revolted against which European government?
France
Haiti is an island in which body of water?
Caribbean Sea
What was the Grito de Dolores?
Mexico's independence movement
Name the leader of the poor Mexicans who wanted to fight against Spain...
Father Hidalgo
What are "guerillas"
fighters who are not part of the regular army
Jose Morelos led revolutionaries in which country?
Mexico
In which country did Agustine de Iturbide fight for independence?
Mexico
Who had the Plan of Iguala?
Senor Iturbide
Fancisco de Miranda led early attempts at independence in which country?
Venezuela
What is a llanero?
cowboy or cowhand
Who was the wealthy Venezuelan who led a fight for independence...
Simon Bolivar
The Battle of Boyaca helped free this.....
New Granada
Who encouraged freedom through his newspapers in Buenos Aires?
Mariano Moreno
This man led rebels in Argentina and Chile....
San Martin
The Battle of Ayacucho was in this country....
Peru
Who took over for Bolivar as commander in southern South America?
Sucre
The last area in South America to be freed...
Alto Peru
This city became the capital of the Portuguese empire in the early 19th century....
Rio de Janiero
The son of the Portuguese king who helped lead Brazil to independence....
Pedro
How would you compare Mariano Moreno and Ben Franklin....
this is one of your essay questions
Describe San Martin's plan to defeat the Spaniards in southern South America....
this is one of your essay questions
Name 3 leaders of Mexican Independence
Hidalgo, Morelos, Iturbide
Haiti shares its island with....
Domican Republic
What does "depose" mean?
to replace or overthrow
Name the son of the Portuguese king who helped lead Brazil to freedom
Pedro
Which of these was not a leader of a revolt:
Morelos
Dolores
Iturbide
Hidalgo
Dolores
Which country is farther south:
Mexico
Peru
Argentina
Argentina
Name the king of Spain deposed by Napoleon....
Ferdinand
Was LaPlata a river, a country, or a viceroyalty?
viceroyalty
Moreno became a diplomat to which European country?
England
Simon Bolivar was known as the Great......
Liberator
The word "liberate" means....
to set free
What are the Llanos of Venezuela?
The Plains of Venezuela
Where can you find La Citadelle Laferriere?
in Haiti
Translate "Grito de Dolores"
"Cry of Dolores"
Is Dolores a person, place or thing
it is a place (a small village)
In which country would you be if you were eating a tuna fish sandwich in the village of Dolores?
Mexico