The Toltec Empire Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Like some Mesoamerican civilizations, the Toltecs did engage in human sacrifice to their gods. One of the implements used to store these sacrifices was the _____.

Question 2 2. Mother of gods and men, this Toltec deity was known for being beautiful and seductive.

Question 3 3. This Toltec god sacrificed his foot to use as bait to kill a primordial monster during the creation of the world.

Question 4 4. Much of what we know about Toltec temples and religion can be found at what city that served as their capital?

Question 5 5. One of the most popular Toltec gods, whose influence spread to other cultures, including the Mayans, was the god of creation and invention, known as _____.

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Question 6 6. Of the following descriptions of carved images, which would likely have been found on a relief in a structure at Tula?

Question 7 7. A _____ is a type of free-standing stone carving shaped like a reclining warrior, laying on his back with his head turned.

Question 8 8. Quetzalcoatl was a powerful god of the Toltecs. What was his symbol?

Question 9 9. With respect to the architecture at Tula, what is a step-pyramid?

Question 10 10. The powerful Aztecs greatly admired the earlier Toltec culture. What did they call its capital, Tula?

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Question 11 11. The Toltec Civilization were influenced by this preceding civilization, and also influenced this later civilization both of Mesoamerica.

Question 12 12. The Toltecs were renowned for their artistry, of particular note were located in where?

Question 13 13. How did the Aztecs view the artisans of the Toltecs?

Question 14 14. The Toltec had which types of people in their upper class?

Question 15 15. Much is known about the Toltecs from the Aztecs, however this warrior king is thought to be the first leader of the Toltec Civilization.

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Question 16 16. What was the capital city of the Toltec Empire?

Question 17 17. Where do the Toltecs fit in the history of Mesoamerica?

Question 18 18. What was the main agricultural innovation of the Toltecs?

Question 19 19. What is pulque?

Question 20 20. Toltec artists were particularly renowned for their skills with what?

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Question 21 21. What is the modern-day translation of the Toltec god Quetzalcoatl?

Question 22 22. When did the Toltec king Ce Acatl Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl reign?

Question 23 23. The capital of the Toltec Empire was _____.

Question 24 24. Which neighboring civilization played a pivotal role in ending the Toltec civilization?

Question 25 25. What were the two most important parts of Toltec government?

The Toltec Empire Chapter Exam Instructions

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