History of Central America

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  • 1560

    Control

    Control
    Spain had seized control of most of Central America.
  • Claiming land

    Claiming land
    Britain claims the land of Belize
  • United?

    United?
    Territories in Central America form into one government
  • Separation

    Separation
    They had separated into five independent countries: Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica
  • Independence

    Independence
    Panama gained independence from Colombia
  • Economic change

    Economic change
    People became richer and other stayed or became poor
  • Losing control

    Losing control
    The USA loses control of the Panama Canal