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Brazil, Peru, Chile

Brasila, Brazil

Coordinates- 15.7989 South, 47.8667 west

Relative location of Capital City

Located in the middle of Brazil inland of the Atlantic Ocean.

2 physical locations

1). Amazon River


2). Iguazul Falls

2 human locations

1) Christ the Redeemer statue


2) Itaipu Dam

1 example of a Modification to the environment

1) Itaipu Dam

1 example of an Accommodation to the environment

1) The city of Curitiba reformed itself to one of the world's most efficient cities. Dubbed the “eco-capital” of the world.

1 example of how the people depend on the government

1) Heath care, public education, and 50 million people depend on welfare.

2 examples of Movement

1) Landless Workers' Movement; fighting for access to the land for the poor workers.


2) Women's Rights Movement; right to vote in 1932.

Regions- 4 examples relating to the 9 traits of culture

1) Speak Portuguese


2) Catholic religion


3) Soccer


4) Federal Republic government

Lima, Peru

12.0433 South, 77.0283 West

Relative location of Capital City

In South America, north of Chile, west of Brazil

2 physical locations

1) Manu National Park


2) Amazon River

2 human locations

1) Machu Picchu ruins


2) Chan Chan

1 example of a Modification to the environment

1) Qhapaq Nan and Andean road system

1 example of an Accommodation to the environment

1) Building of hillside crops

1 example of how the people depend on the government

1) Military protection from Gorilla warfare

2 example of Movement

1) Peruvian Socialist Movement; founded in 1989.


2) Peruvian National Indigenous Movement; organization representing 350,000 Indigenous people.

Regions - 4 examples relating to the 9 traits of culture

1) Spanish speaking


2) Catholic religion


3) Soccer


4) Inca ancestry

Santiago, Chile

33.4500 South, 77.6667 West

Relative location of Capital City

West coast of South America (end of the world)

2 physical locations

1) Andes Mountains


2) Atacama Desert

2 human locations

1) Moan statues on Easter Island


2) Valparaiso port

1 example of a modification to the environment

1) Hunting, fishing, and farming diverse land.

1 example of an accommodation to the environment

1) Use of Mahogony wood from the Amazon for trade.

1 example of how the people depend on the government

1) Dependency on their military for protection.

2 examples of movement

1) Mapuche Social Movement; based on agriculture.


2) National Socialist Movement; founded during the presidential republic era.

Regions - 4 examples relating to the 9 traits of culture

1) Spanish speaking


2) Catholic religion


3) Football (soccer)


4) Democratic republic