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7th Grade History Chapter 8

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  • Q1
    The nation that colonized the majority of Latin America
    Spain

    France

    Portugal

    Great Britain

    30s
  • Q2
    This body of water lies between European nations and their colonies.

    Indian Ocean

    Pacific Ocean

    Mediterranean Sea

    Atlantic Ocean
    30s
  • Q3
    The term for a European country in relation to its colonies.

    Land of Tyranny

    Brother Territory

    Daughter Land

    Mother Country
    30s
  • Q4
    Brazil was colonized by_________ which began buying slaves in Africa and then took them to Europe as early as 1441.

    France

    Great Britain

    Spain

    Portugal
    30s
  • Q5
    What line did the Treaty of Tordesillas determine, showing where Spain and Portugal could explore and colonize?

    Line of Desecration

    Line of Demarcation

    Council of Indies

    New Laws of of 1542

    30s
  • Q6
    Brazil was colonized by the Spanish
    false
    true
    True or False
    30s
  • Q7
    Match the term with its definition.
    Users link answers
    Linking
    30s
  • Q8
    Match the term with its definition.
    Users link answers
    Linking
    30s
  • Q9
    Match the term with its definition.
    Users link answers
    Linking
    30s
  • Q10
    In relationship to Portugal, is the Portuguese colony Brazil larger or smaller than its mother country?

    10 times smaller

    80 times larger

    100 times larger

    5 times smaller

    30s
  • Q11
    Spanish government body that issued all laws and advised king on all issues dealing with the New World colonies.

    Gauchos

    Caudillos

    Council of Indies

    Jesuit Order

    30s
  • Q12
    These laws protected the Indians as a result of Bartolome de Las Casas's efforts to promote Indian rights.

    Civil Rights Act of 1619

    Treaty of Tordesillas

    Native Act of 1553

    The New Laws of 1542
    30s
  • Q13
    This group of Roman Catholic priests became rich and established industries until it was expelled from South America.

    Franciscan Order

    Carmelite Order

    Dominican Order

    Jesuit Order
    30s
  • Q14
    Bean-producing plant that originated in Arabia and was later introduced to Brazil and Columbia, where it became a major crop.

    cacoa

    indigo

    coffee

    carob

    30s
  • Q15
    Two important exports of colonial Latin America: Choose all that apply.
    silver

    maple syrup

    sugar

    wheat

    coffee
    30s

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