Test Chapter 8,9,10,12

Question 1 of 20

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After the demise of the Spanish Habsburg dynasty, and in an effort to regain control over Spain's American possessions, the new French-descended bourbons put into practice a series of reforms aimed at________________-

Select one of the following:

  • Diversifying the economic base of its New World possessions to other European markets.

  • Seeking new sources of mineral wealth

  • extending the power of Spanish Church officials in the New World

  • Improving Spain's naval connections and administrative control in the New World

Question 2 of 20

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The least likely of these persons to be a liberal would be

Select one of the following:

  • MAriano Bedoya

  • José Bustamante y Guerra

  • Pedro Molina

  • Doña Dolores Bedoya

Question 3 of 20

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If you were a liberal in 1811, you were more than likely a

Select one of the following:

  • Landowning Criollo

  • Urban Middle Class Ladino

  • Indian Peasant

  • Urban upper class criollo merchant

Question 4 of 20

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Historians believe that the event that served as a trigger to the process of independence of central america was the

Select one of the following:

  • The influence of the Enlightment on Central American leader

  • The French Revolution

  • The indian insurrections led by Atanasio Tzul and Lucas Aguilar

  • Napoleonic Invasionof Spain in 1808

Question 5 of 20

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Central America's definite independence from all foreign powers was on

Select one of the following:

  • November 11,1811

  • September 15,1821

  • July 1st, 1823

  • July 1st, 1830

Question 6 of 20

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The first of the provincias to declare independence from Spain was

Select one of the following:

  • Chiapas

  • Guatemala

  • El Salvador

  • Costa Rica

Question 7 of 20

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La capitania del Reino de Guatemala was under the jurisdiction of the

Select one of the following:

  • Virreinato de la Nueva España

  • Virreinato del Peru

  • Virreinato de la Nueva Granada

Question 8 of 20

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Las reducciones led to the creations of

Select one of the following:

  • Villas

  • Cuidades

  • Pueblos

  • Pyramids

Question 9 of 20

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The main economic crop during the colonial period was

Select one of the following:

  • Chocolate

  • Corn

  • Cochinilla

  • Coffee

Question 10 of 20

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The Capital of Guatemala has moved from different locations. The correct order is

Select one of the following:

  • Valle de Almolonga, Iximche, Valled de Panchoy, Valle de la Ermita

  • Valle de la Ermita, Iximche, Valle de Almolonga, Valle de Panchoy

  • Valle de Almolonga, Iximche, Valle de Panchoy , Valle de la Ermita

  • Imiche, Valle de Almolonga, Valle de Panchoy, Valle de la Ermita

Question 11 of 20

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The social group least in favor of independence was

Select one of the following:

  • Criollos

  • Ladinos

  • Peninsulares

  • Indios

Question 12 of 20

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The social group least in favor of independence was

Select one of the following:

  • Criollos

  • Ladinos

  • Peninsulares

  • Indios

Question 13 of 20

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The social group that played the least of a role in the independence movement were

Select one of the following:

  • Ladinos

  • Peninsulares

  • Indians

  • Criollos

Question 14 of 20

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This social group favored independence with no change in the social structure

Select one of the following:

  • Ladinos

  • Peninsulares

  • Indians

  • Criollos

Question 15 of 20

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The grants of Indians to individuals Spaniards as a labor system were called

Select one of the following:

  • Obrajes

  • Encomiendas

  • Repartimientos

  • Naborías

Question 16 of 20

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The_________ was the one who had the power to grant an Encomienda

Select one of the following:

  • The king of Spain

  • Conquistadores

  • Indians

  • Monastic Orders

Question 17 of 20

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What would be today "la ciudad de Santiago"

Select one of the following:

  • Antigua Guatemala

  • Iximche

  • Tecpan

  • El Valle de la Ermita

Question 18 of 20

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"La ley se acata pero no se cumple" would most likely had been expressed by

Select one of the following:

  • Monastic Orders

  • Spanish kings

  • Conquistadores

  • Criollos

Question 19 of 20

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What is a trapiche?

Select one of the following:

  • A servant

  • A person who carries other person in the back

  • A place were you make sugar

  • Neither one

Question 20 of 20

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The most important precedent to Guatemala's independence was

Select one of the following:

  • La Insurreccion de San Salvador

  • La conjuración de Belen

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