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Geo Ch 7/Mod 10 #3

Geo Ch 7/Mod 10 #3: Latin America/Caribbean

Interactions among Europeans, African and indigenous populations in the Caribbean/Latin America results in complex _____ patterns, weakening of indigenous ______, creolization, and syncretic religions Ethnic; Languages
Latin America was colonized by ______ and ______ Spain; Portugal
Mexico, Guatemala, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia have the largest ________ populations Indigenous
Latin American Indian survival depended on their access to ______ Land
The Dominant languages of Latin America are ________ (2/3) and ________ (1/3) with a scatter of indigenous languages Spanish; Portuguese
The religion of Latin America is a _________ Syncretic
Syncretic religion are _______ religions Blended
The syncretic religion of Latin America is _______ traditions mixed with animist traditions Catholic
The ______ was the first part of the Americas to be explored and colonized by Europeans Caribbean
The Caribbean has historically been a ________ between rival ______ powers Battleground; European
The Caribbean became _____-Africa Neo
The forced migration of Africans into the Caribbean, combined with the elimination of most ______, remade the Caribbean (Neo-Africa) _______ and ethnically Natives; Culturally
Communities/settlements of runaways slaves were called ______ Maroon Societies
Maroon societies let the continuation of African _______, especially farming practices, house designs, community organization and _______ Traditions; Language
______ is the most common religion in Northeastern Brazil, the Caribbean and Haiti Voodoo
_______ was initially dominant in the Caribbean, but over time, many islands changed ______ possession many times Spain; European
You can see who the major players were in the Caribbean by seeing the dominant _______ that are spoken there Languages
Spanish, ______, _______ and Dutch were the dominant players in the Caribbean French; English
New languages called _______ form in the Caribbean due to the many cultures that were there Creoles
Creolization is the _______ of European, Africana and one Amerindian ______ traits in the Caribbean Blending; Cultural
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