Ch 5: The Toltec Empire

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Boost your understanding of the Toltec Empire with these useful history lessons and quizzes. Access the chapter whenever you need to improve your Toltec civilization knowledge for an exam, homework assignment or class project.

The Toltec Empire - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our expert instructors outline fundamental information about the Toltec Empire. As you work through these simple and entertaining lessons, you'll become familiar with the Toltec's culture, government, religion, inventions, art and much more. Complete the lesson quizzes and chapter exam to retain your knowledge, and revisit the lessons whenever you need to go over a particular term or concept. The online format of this chapter allows you to study at home, at school or when you're on the go. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Describe the culture, people and social structure of the Toltec civilization
  • Assess the Toltec's political structure and government
  • Interpret the Toltec's religious symbols, temples and gods
  • Evaluate the contributions and inventions of the Toltec people
  • Identify artists, sculptures and architectural structures from the Toltec civilization
  • Summarize the life and work of Carlos Castaneda
  • Recognize quotes from Castaneda's The Teachings of Don Juan

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