History of South America

Parent Category: History
Home to some of the most ancient human civilizations, South America was a battle ground for the expansion of European countries. Today it is a growing and vibrant continent emerging as a key player in world history.
Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Portugal, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor,Equatorial Guinea, Macau, Cape Verde, and São Tomé and Príncipemakes ten countries.
He sentence Atahualpa to death.
In the first January 1502, portuguese sailors, saw a nice Bay. Believing that was the end of a big river, they gave the name RIO that means river in Portugues, and Janeiro that is January also in Portuguese. The city was founded in 1565 by Estacio de Sa, with the name, Sao Sebastiao do Rio de...
Aztec nobles were believed to be the only method of communicationto the gods of Aztec Mythology. Sort of like priests. The populacewanted to please the gods so the people who could speak to themwere very important
It became a horror for Peron and the Argentenians. They failed torecapture it from the British
Britain, Spain, and France were potential enemies.
Yes. It is embalmed and done so in a way so that her appearance will never fade with time
He reached the position of President of Argentina for 3 terms in-1946, 1951, 1973. Before he was an Argentine General and diplomat.Peronism is named after his ideal and policies
Well, acording to IBGE it had 551.000 people in 2009 in cuiabá- MT, Brazil
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Peru gained independence from Spain on July 28th 1821.
Yes, to show their devotion to gods
Brazil and Uruguay were colonized by Portugal.
The Sapa Inca hled absolute power. Claiming to be divine, the sonof the sun itslef, he was also the empire's religious leader. TheSapa Inca claimed power over all land, herds, mines, and people ofhis empire. Thus, all people had no personal property, so there waslittle demand for items for barter or...
Atahualpa is one of the most familiar Incan leaders in my studies. This ruler was significant in that he was one who was taken in by the Spanish explorers putting trust in them therefore putting his people and the empire at risk.
No, not specifically a white house. The official residence of the President is the Olivos Residence, a fairly large estate located in the neighbourhood called Olivos, just north of Buenos Aires. As for the government headquarters, just as the US has the White House, Argentina has a "Pink House". Yes...
Brazil is the 5th largest country on the world. Russia, Canada,China, USA and Brazil. Russia is twice larger than Brazil. Canada, China and USA are approximately 1 million sq km larger than Brazil.
India's Indians or Native America's Indians?
He didn't help Venezuela though he was a venezualean collonel. Hefreed Bolivia, and Bolivia is named after him. He helped Equador,partrly Peru and Nicaragua.
Many of the natives died of small pox. This helped the Spanish takeover the Inca empire.
No, Akon is not an Indian.
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In the year 1960 Brasilia officially was designated and inaugurated as Brazil's capital city. In order to be in compliance with the Brazilian constitution was the official reason that was given by the government for changing the location of the country's national capital. Specifically, in 1956,...
The poor living in the favelas
Plantain managers were the Supervisors working on plantation. Itwas at colonial time in Africa, North and South America. Thesemanagers were looking after the slaves working on plantation,looking care about the harvest. In South America, these managerswere important posts. The novel and Film is...
The capital of Brazil is Brasília. The capital cities are: Macapá (Amapá's capital), Boa Vista (Roraima), Manaus (Amazonas), Belém (Pará), Palmas (Tocantins), Rio Branco (Acre), Porto Velho (Rondônia), Cuiabá (Mato Grosso), Goiânia (Goiás), Campo Grande (Mato Grosso do...
In order to be in compliance with the Brazilian constitution was the official reason that was given by the government for changing the location of the country's national capital. Specifically, in 1956, Juscelino Kubitschek de Olveira [September 12, 1902 - August 22, 1976], who was President of...
It is unclear that there is a single answer to this question, because the Incas were a wide-ranging group of tribes. For about 100 years before the Spanish conquest, there was a united Inca kingdom with a seat at Macchu Picchu. The design of the temple there indicates the Inca worshipped the...
There is officially 216 Documented Victims of CHÉ GUEVARA in Cuba Between 1957 TO 1959, directly by his hand or by his order to execute. Although his ultimate death toll is in the thousands for those killed during military operations that he lead. He was ultimately killed in Bolivia for...
Yes they used strings called ''quipus" as a form of record-keeping.These strings had varying numbers of knots tied into them, and theknots represented a way of keeping place value, much like the beadsof a Chinese abacus did.
Africa Honestly, that answer in NO WAY answers the question. Re-read the question. The basic transition from pre civilization to civilization is the development of culture, tools and agriculture. Culture because it taught us to work together, tools because they made everything easier for us, and...
I don't belive she speaks more than one language, spanish
Heitor da Silva Costa designed the statue but it was sculpted by French sculptor Paul Landowski.
Both atecs and Incas reched their peakes in the early 16 century
The Inca were having a civil war. They had two brothers fightingover who should rule. And many Inca were dying of smallpox. SoPizarro took advantage of this as well has having horses andsuperior weapons.
Inca Pachacuti created the Inti Raymi to celebrate the Sun which was a deity to the Incas.
I don't believe that there were many native Americans living in Memphis during the epidemic of 1878. There may have been a few native Americans in the city at the time, but not many. Memphis was a very urban town with a rather large immigrant population before the 1878 epidemic. In fact, the...
The capital of Brazil is Brasilia The Brazilian Capital is Brasília, a planned city build in the 1960's. It was designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer and urbanist Lucio Costa. The President at the time, who took upon the building quest was Juscelino Kubitschek. Brasilia substituted Rio de...
Incas actually had human-sacrificial ceremonies, called a Capocha Ritual. These usually took place if the Inca wanted to get help after earthquakes, droughts, plagues, or war defeats. Flawless, unblemished children were chosen for this. It was an honour for the child and his/her family to be...
Yes, three children bodies were found at the top of a mountain in Argentina, frozen. It is believed that this was part of a religious ceremony. . Incas had human-sacrificial ceremonies, called a Capocha Ritual. These usually took place if the Inca wanted to get help after earthquakes,...
Deforestation. The trees are getting cut down.
We don't know the number of people killed in Pompeii and we will never know. This is because we don't know how many people lived there in the first place, so we have no way to estimate the casualties.
Spanish in 6 countries and English in 1.
The Incas were a South American Indian tribe. They lived in thearea that is now known as the countries of Columbia, Argentina,Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador and Peru.
Brazil's agriculture is very abundant. Coffee, corn, cotton, wheat, cocoa, soy, etc.
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they are grouped in 3 catagories and that is the royal family, panakas last the common citizens
Each major Maya city had its own ruler. Maya rulers used their power and wealth to help out nobles who served the priests and officials. Rulers would keep their nobles close by for guidance. Noble families usually lived around the king's palaces. Maya kings increased power and prestige through...
He earned the support of the working class. Juan Peron was amilitary officer who became a politician. He served as a governmentminister and then was appointed VP by the junta that ruled in the1940s. Just after his apointment, he met Evita Duarte, an actressof humble origins who would become his...
One major event in the history of Brazil occurred in 1945 when thecountry became a member of the United Nations. Another major eventoccurred in 1962 when Brazil won the World Cup. A third major eventhappened in 2011 when the country elected its first femalepresident.
President Bill Clinton gave a radio address discussing economic security.
did henry t sampson have any kids
The President of the United States.
there is still some Indians but not in the usa only in south America
yes i belive you can but it is very high up in the Andes so good luck climbing ;)
Brazil is located on the continent of South America .
The Aztec and Maya empires were powerful around the same time as the Inca.
mr bean? or legumes?
There are lots of historical places of brazil like Christ TheRedeemer, Latin America Memorial, Praça dos Três Poderes, PedreiraPaulo Leminski, Liberty Square, Forte dos Reis Magos, Olinda, BeloHorizonte and so on.