HIST 273 Essay Outline:
Prompt: Analyze the ways in which religion and religious institutions helped to define and
enforce gender roles in colonial Latin America as well as to reproduce social hierarchies.
Consider the following questions: How did the chu
HIST 273: Colonial Latin America
Midterm 1 Answers (Fall 2011)
Terms: Be able to define and state the significance of four terms.
Mesoamerica: The region that makes up modern Mexico and Central America, it was rule
Midterm 2: 4 Terms, 2 Essays
Mercantilism: The system of economic exploitation of a metropolitan power over its territories.
In this uneven system, the mother country has complete control or monopoly of trade extracti