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Historical Understandings To play the game, go to the next slide and click on an point value to go to a question. To go to final Wrap-Up click on Final Wrap-Up at the bottom of the main screen.
Indian Civilizations People Language Independence Movements VocabularyPlaces
Team 1Team 2Team 3Team 4 Team 5 Wager board
Who was the leader of the Incas?
Atahualpa score board
Which ancient Indian civilization lived in Mexico?
Aztecs score board
What two men conquered the ancient Indian civilizations in Latin America?
Hernán Cortes and Francisco Pizarro score board
What structure was at the center of the capital city of the Aztecs?
A pyramid temple scoreboard
In the Incan civilization, who was thought to be a living descendent of the sun god?
Sapa Inca score board
Who discovered the New World?
Christopher Columbus score board
What black freedom fighter led a revolt in Haiti?
Toussaint L’Ouverture score board
Who was labeled the Liberator of South America?
Simon Bolivar score board
Who was the father of Mexican independence?
Miguel Hildago score board
Who led a rebellion in Cuba against Fulgencio Batista?
Fidel Castro score board
What city was the capital of the Aztec empire?
Tenochtitlan score board
What city was the capital of the Incas?
Cusco score board
Where were the Spaniards when they set out to capture the Aztecs?
Cuba score board
From where did most of the slaves come?
Africa score board
Where did Toussaint L’Ouverture lead a rebellion?
Saint Dominigue (Haiti) score board
What is the modern version of the Aztec language?
Nahuatl score board
What was the language of the Incas?
Quechua score board
What is the official language of Brazil?
Portuguese score board
What Latin American country considered Aymara as an official language?
Brazil score board
What two European countries contributed the most to the language of Latin America?
Spain and Portugal score board
From what country did Haiti rebel to get its independence?
France score board
Against what country did Simon Bolivar lead rebellions?
Spain score board
What event caused people in Mexico to begin to think about gaining their independence?
France invaded Spain and changed the country’s government. score board
Why were the Cuban people unhappy under Fulgencio Batista?
He ruled as a dictator without any controls over his power. score board
Who are the Zapatistas?
Mexicans who support improved rights and living conditions for indigenous people. score board
What is another name for “conquistador”?
Conqueror score board
What is the term for an area which is controlled by a foreign country and whose purpose is to contribute to the wealth of the controlling country?
Colony score board
What is the Spanish word for governor?
Viceroy score board
What is another word for “native”?
Indigenous score board
What is another word for a “natural resistance”?
Immunity score board
Make your wager on the scoreboard scoreFinal Question
What economic agreement did the Zapatistas protest against?
N.A.F.T.A (North American Free Trade Agreement) score board