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Revolts in Latin America Chapter 8, Section 3 Packet page 12
Terms, people, and places People of Native American and European ancestry were called The first leader of Mexico’s fight for independence was Mestizos. Father Miguel Hidalgo.
_______________Became known throughout South America as “The Liberator”. Simón Bolívar Many ________ resented their second-class status in Latin America. creoles
The great general, _________________, helped Argentina, Chile, and Peru win independence. José de San Martín
Main Ideas Latin American Creoles were inspired by the ideals of __________________. the enlightenment Napoleon’s invasion of Spain caused Latin America to_____________________. demand independence
Toussaint L’Ouverture led _________ to independence. Haiti The widespread drive for independence in South America was caused by _____________________________________. discontent among the creoles spreading.
Which statement describes the results of Latin American independence? Latin American nations were independent, but they were not democratic.