NES: Aztec & Inca Civilizations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who was the last Aztec Emperor?

Question 2 2. Who were the Mexica?

Question 3 3. Where was the Incan Empire located?

Question 4 4. What was the calmecac?

Question 5 5. Why was the Inca Empire not at its strongest when Pizarro invaded?

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Question 6 6. How are the engineering skills of the Aztecs illustrated in the creation of Tenochtitlan?

Question 7 7. How did the natives contribute to the downfall of the Aztecs by the Spanish conquistador, Cortés?

Question 8 8. Where, what or who was Aztlán?

Question 9 9. What made the Valley of Mexico an ideal place for civilization?

Question 10 10. Who were the conquistadores?

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Question 11 11. The expansive population of Tenochtitlan could be attributed to the success of agriculture and:

Question 12 12. How did Doña Marina help the Spanish reach Tenochtitlán?

Question 13 13. Who was the last Inca emperor?

Question 14 14. What geographical features help support the growth of civilization?

Question 15 15. How did the jungle affect Mayan development differently than the development of the Incas or Aztecs?

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Question 16 16. What is a Mesoamerican civilization?

Question 17 17. What culture ran the Aztec Empire and lived in Tenochtitlán?

Question 18 18. How was the Incan Empire divided?

Question 19 19. What was the Zócalo?

Question 20 20. Which of these was the first military conquest by the Spanish in the continental Americas?

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Question 21 21. How can you have a farm on the side of a mountain?

Question 22 22. What were chinampas?

Question 23 23. How did the Incas develop agriculture in the high mountains of the Andes?

Question 24 24. Why did the Incan emperor Atahualpa let the Spanish enter his tent with their weapons?

Question 25 25. How did the Spanish manage to conquer the Aztec Empire all by themselves?

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Question 26 26. What was the Requerimiento?

Question 27 27. How did the Aztec Empire function?

Question 28 28. Who were the Mexica?

Question 29 29. Guided by Huitzilopochtli, their war and sun god, what sign showed the Aztecs that they had found their new homeland in the valley of Mexico?

Question 30 30. Regarding the Aztec Empire, what is a tribute?

NES: Aztec & Inca Civilizations Chapter Exam Instructions

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