Aztec, Inca, & Mayans
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  • Question 1
    45 seconds
    Q. Inca farmers adapted their environment by growing food in
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    flooded rice paddies
    terraced fields
    clear-cut rain forests
    expansive plantations
  • Question 2
    120 seconds
    Q. Which of the following points of view is shared by these artists?
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    The Industrial Revolution has brought hardship throughout the world.
    The Green Revolution has encouraged new food stuffs to be produced.
    The Encounter made life in the New World very difficult for the native population.
    The Neolithic Revolution, without machinery, required strenuous labor.
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q. To achieve the degree of development shown, the Aztecs first had to
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    invent wheeled vehicles to move construction materials
    use domesticated animals to assist in agriculture
    establish an organized government and a specialized work force
    adopt advanced engineering techniques diffused from European cultures
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. Which phrase best completes this graphic organizer?
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    Building thousands of miles of roads
    Maintenance of a large naval fleet
    Establishment of a national library filled with hundreds of books
    Reliance on camel caravans
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. Which civilization is credited with recording data with quipu, developing an elaborate road system, and constructing Machu Picchu?
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  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. Which development is most closely associated with early Inca achievements?
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    inventing the wheel as a transportation device
    improving iron weapons
    expanding global trade
    adapting a mountainous environment
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. A key reason the Incas were able to control their large empire was that they
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    outlawed human sacrifice
    formed a democratic government
    built a road system to connect distant areas and to move armies
    promoted literacy and mass education programs to teach loyalty to their subjects
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. What is the best title for this graphic organizer?
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    Features of Hellenistic Culture
    Achievements in Medieval Europe
    Developments in Czarist Russia
    Characteristics of Maya Civilization
  • Question 9
    120 seconds
    Q. What was an important strategy used by both the Romans and the Incas to unify their empires?
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    building a large network of roads and bridges
    using powerful navies to protect sea trade routes
    supporting free-market economies by minting silver coins
    granting citizenship and voting rights to conquered peoples
  • Question 10
    120 seconds
    Q. Which achievement played an important role in pre-Columbian Mesoamerican civilizations?
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    use of gunpowder
    production of corn
    domestication of horses
    development of sugar plantations
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. The location of the Inca civilization of South America demonstrates the
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    importance of trade with western Europe
    ability of humans to adapt the environment
    influence of cultural diversity
    complexity of indigenous belief systemsListen
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. A study of the achievements of pre-Columbian Mesoamerican cultures would show that they
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    sustained dense populations through intensive agriculture
    engaged in an extensive exploration of the Pacific Ocean
    built vehicles with wheels to transport goods
    developed rice paper and wood-block printing
  • Question 13
    120 seconds
    Q. These photographs indicate the people of China and the people of ancient Peru modified their environment to
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    create effective trade routes
    increase the amount of land available for agriculture
    move large quantities of water into cities
    provide an effective defense
  • Question 14
    120 seconds
    Q. One way the Incas adapted their environment was by
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    building a network of roads through the mountains
    growing rice as a major agricultural product
    establishing an encomienda system
    creating floating gardens
  • Question 15
    120 seconds
    Q. One way in which the Aztec and Inca civilizations are similar is that they both
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    defeated the Spanish conquistadors
    developed advanced architectural techniques
    lacked strong central governments
    settled primarily in river valleys
  • Question 16
    120 seconds
    Q. Which title best completes this graphic organizer?
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    Characteristics of the Inca Golden Age
    Reasons for the Reconquista
    Results of Lenin’s New Economic Plan
    Features of the Marshall Plan
  • Question 17
    120 seconds
    Q. Which factor most influenced the development of diverse cultures in pre-Columbian South America?
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    trade agreements
    geographic features
    imported religious ideas
    peasant revolts
  • Question 18
    120 seconds
    Q. Which element of civilization is most clearly shown in this Maya artwork?
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    a system of education
    a code of laws
    social classes
  • Question 19
    120 seconds
    Q. What does this drawing indicate about the Inca civilization?
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    religious influence on architecture
    cooperation and planning in agriculture
    superior military technology used for defense
    role of government during a natural disaster
  • Question 20
    120 seconds
    Q. Which title best describes this map?
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    Mesoamerican Cultural Areas
    South American Urban Areas
    Creation of the Spanish Viceroyalties
    Outposts of the Inca Empire
  • Question 21
    120 seconds
    Q. Which phrase best completes the partial outline below?
    I. Achievements of the Incas
      A. ____________________
      B. Kept records using quipus
      C. Built stone structures without using mortar
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    Cast bronze statues
    Created a system of terrace farming
    Invented a foot stirrup
    Developed chariots
  • Question 22
    60 seconds
    Q. A major agricultural advancement of the Incas was the
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    domestication of cattle
    use of a steel plow
    terracing of mountains for farming
    development of floating gardens
  • Question 23
    60 seconds
    Q. Which geographic feature had the greatest influence on the development of the Inca Empire?
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    irregular coastline
    river valleys
  • Question 24
    120 seconds
    Q. This diagram shows the Incas had a farming system that
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    provided crops for the entire society
    left much of the land unfarmed
    set aside fifty percent of the crops for those who farmed the fields
    grew crops only for priests and government officials
  • Question 25
    120 seconds
    Q. Which letter identifies the region in the Andes Mountains where many Inca settlements were located?
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  • Question 26
    120 seconds
    Q. The Aztec use of the calendar and the Maya writing system both illustrate that pre-Columbian cultures in the Americas
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    traded extensively with Africa
    flourished prior to European contact
    declined because of invasion and disease
    converted others to Islam
  • Question 27
    120 seconds
    Q. These illustrations suggest that early Latin American civilizations
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    were based on European societies
    used advanced technology to build complex structures
    incorporated early Roman architectural design
    were strongly influenced by Renaissance humanism
  • Question 28
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    Q. Which conclusion about the Inca city of Macchu Picchu can be drawn from the map?
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    Religious activities were prohibited in this city.
    The city was a ceremonial site, not a place of permanent settlement.
    Community planning and an organized way of life are not evident in this city.
    The city had a government with laws, leadership, and a military force.
  • Question 29
    120 seconds
    Q. A study of Aztec, Maya, and Inca agricultural systems would show that these civilizations
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    relied on mechanized agricultural techniques
    carried on extensive food trade with each other
    adapted to their environments with creative farming techniques
    relied on a single-crop economy
  • Question 30
    120 seconds
    Q. The archaeological evidence found at the Mesoamerican sites of Tenochtitlan and Machu Picchu suggests that these societies
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    consisted of hunters and gatherers
    were highly developed and organized cultures
    practiced a monotheistic religion
    followed a democratic systemListen
  • Question 31
    120 seconds
    Q. How did the Inca adapt to their physical environment?
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    They built large fishing fleets to feed their populations.
    They built footbridges that connected their roads across the Andes.
    They established extensive trade agreements with Europe.
    They raised cattle and horses on the pampas.
  • Question 32
    120 seconds
    Q. Inca terrace farming and Aztec floating gardens are examples of
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    the ability of civilizations to adapt to their region’s physical geography
    slash-and-burn farming techniques
    Mesoamerican art forms symbolizing the importance of agriculture
    colonial economic policies that harmed Latin American civilizations
  • Question 33
    120 seconds
    Q. The civilizations of the Aztecs, Incas, and Mayas were similar in that all
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    spoke the same language
    followed a monotheistic religion
    developed cities and complex governments
    used a complex system of writing
  • Question 34
    60 seconds
    Q. In Latin America, the Maya and the Aztec civilizations were similar in that they
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    showed little evidence of urbanization
    lacked a strong central government
    developed complex mathematical and calendar systems
    used military weapons superior to those of EuropeansListen
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