Presentation on theme: "Revolts in Latin America"— Presentation transcript:
1Revolts in Latin America Chapter 8, Section 3Packet page 12
2Terms, people, and places People of Native American and European ancestry were calledThe first leader of Mexico’s fight for independence wasMestizos.Father Miguel Hidalgo.
3_______________Became known throughout South America as “The Liberator”. Simón BolívarMany ________ resented their second-class status in Latin America.creoles
4The great general, _________________, helped Argentina, Chile, and Peru win independence. José de San Martín
5Main IdeasLatin American Creoles were inspired by the ideals of __________________.the enlightenmentNapoleon’s invasion of Spain caused Latin America to_____________________.demand independence
6Toussaint L’Ouverture led _________ to independence. HaitiThe widespread drive for independence in South America was caused by _____________________________________.discontent among the creoles spreading.
7Which statement describes the results of Latin American independence? Latin American nations were independent, but they were not democratic.