Need help with my Social Science question – I’m studying for my class.
1. Why is this region called Latin America?
2. Discuss the different environmental problems facing Mexico City. What special problems must megacities, such as Mexico City, have to contend with?
3. What is altitudinal zonation, and how is it relevant to agricultural practices and global climate change?
4. What was the Columbian Exchange? Discuss ways in which it still occurs today.
5. What are the origins of latifundia? Discussion the relationship between latifundia and minifundia.
6. What is the role of coca production in the region? Where is it produced and how has it impacted Latin American states?
7. Discuss the origins of the current political boundaries in Latin America. Where are boundary disputes occurring and why?
8. How are trade blocs reshaping international relations in Latin America?
9. What is dollarization, and how is it being used in Latin America?
10. What social and demographic shifts account for improvements in the lives of women in Latin America?