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History, Culture & People of the Americas

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Study the history, people and culture of the Americas with this convenient online course. Review the course whenever you need to improve your understanding of these historical topics for exams, class assignments, homework, special projects and more.
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11 chapters in History, Culture & People of the Americas

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Ch 1. The Pre-Columbian Era {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[413359].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Mixtec Civilization: History, Religion & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Mixtec Writing: Codex Zouche-Noutall & Codex Bodley Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Cocijo, Zapotec God of Rain & Lightning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ce Acatl Topiltzin: Definition & Myth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Nahua Peoples: Culture, Religion & Language Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is the Clovis Culture? - Significance, Timeline & Extinction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Clovis Culture: People, Lifestyle & Artifacts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Pre-Clovis Sites, People, Culture & Artifacts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Norte Chico Civilization: History, Culture & Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413381].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413381].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Yupik Peoples: History, Language & Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Yupik Tribe: Clothing, Masks, Music & Dancing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Yupik People of Alaska: Culture, Food & Traditions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Huayna Capac: Biography, Facts & Accomplishments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(1, 11)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - The Aztec God Xolotl: Mythology & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Tlaloc, Aztec God of Rain: Mythology, Facts & Statue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Aztec God Tezcatlipoca: Myth & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Mother Goddess Coatlicue: Aztec Myth & Statue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Aztec God Xipe Totec: Mythology & Sculpture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Goddess Xochiquetzal in Aztec Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Codex Mendoza: History & Origin Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Aztec Florentine Codex: Summary & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Aztec Codices: Boturini Codex, Codex Ixtlilxochitl & the Badianus Manuscript Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Religious Aztec Codices: Codex Borbonicus & Codex Magliabechiano Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Bernardino de Sahagun: Biography & the Florentine Codex Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Aztec Templo Mayor: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What is an Aztec Flower War? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Chicomoztoc: The Place of the Seven Caves Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Bernal Diaz del Castillo: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Popol Vuh: Summary, Characters & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413135].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413135].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Creation Myth in the Popol Vuh Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Viceroy Antonio de Mendoza: Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is the Repartimiento System? - Definition & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413141].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413141].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Spanish Casta System: Definition & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Mestizaje: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 11)}}
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Lesson 1 - Aymara People: Language, Culture & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The History of the Aymara Tribe of the Andes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413183].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413183].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Aymara Tribe: Music, Art & Clothing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Guarani People: History, Religion & Missions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413187].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413187].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Guarani of Paraguay: Language, Culture & Food Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413189].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413189].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Art & Music of the Guarani Tribe Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413191].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413191].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Huaorani People of Ecuador: Culture & Waorani Language Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Quechua Tribe: Location & Language Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413195].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413195].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Bolivian President Evo Morales: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413197].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413197].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 11)}}
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Lesson 1 - Nezahualcoyotl: Biography & Poems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413219].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413219].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Who Was Porfirio Diaz? - Biography, Quotes & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413221].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413221].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Purepecha: History, Religion & Gods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413225].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413225].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Purepecha Culture, Language & Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413227].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413227].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What are Pirekuas de Michoacan? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413229].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413229].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Otomi Tribe: History & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413233].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413233].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Totonac Civilization, Government & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413237].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413237].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Tzotzil People: History, Language & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413239].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413239].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(9, 11)}}
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Lesson 1 - Agustin de Iturbide: Biography & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Zapatista Army of National Liberation: Creation & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413159].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413159].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Chiapas Conflict: 1994 Zapatistia Uprising & Aftermath Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413163].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413163].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is the Inter-American Court of Human Rights? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is the Assembly of First Nations in Canada? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is the Native Women's Association of Canada? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Ricardo Flores Magon: Magonism, Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - National Congress of American Indians: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - National Indian Youth Council: History & Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Native American Rights Fund: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(10, 11)}}
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Lesson 1 - The Iroquois Constitution: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422243].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422243].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Why Did the Iroquois Fight Mourning Wars? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Iroquois Creation Story: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Iroquois Culture, Traditions & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Iroquois Language: Spoken & Written Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Iroquois Social Structure & Gender Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Iroquois Religion, Beliefs & Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422255].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422255].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Iroquois Art, Symbols & Artifacts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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