Incas, Mayans, Aztecs
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Maya = Maize = ____________
    answer choices
    Squash
    Fruit Punch
    Corn
    Beans
  • Question 2
    120 seconds
    Q. Where did the Incas live?
    answer choices
    Western South America
    Eastern North America
    Eastern South America
    Western North America
  • Question 3
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    Q. The Ruler of the Mayans was seen as a...
    answer choices
    War-Leader
    God-King
    Weak-Man
    Priest/Landowner
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. One of the Mayans' many creations that we use today is
    answer choices
    365 day calendar
    Human Sacrifice
    The Wheel
  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q. What kind of farming technique did the Mayans use in the Mountains?
    answer choices
    crop rotation
    terraces (staircase)
    raised-earth platforms
    they didn't
  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. What is the Aztec capital?
    answer choices
    Mexico
    Tenochtitlan 
    Tlatelolco
    Calpolli
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q. Which disease killed the Aztecs?
    answer choices
    Bubonic Plague
    Ebola
    Yellow Fever
    Small Pox
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. Why did the Mayans abandon their city-states?
    answer choices
    To avoid the Spanish
    Overly populated
    Disease & warfare
    No one really knows
  • Question 9
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    Q. Religious worship was led by priest-kings but all Mayans worshiped many Gods.  What is this type of religion called?
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    monotheism
    polytheism
  • Question 10
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    Q. "Each picture stood for an object and/or a sound."  This refers to the Mayan writing system that we call ___________. 
    answer choices
    Sanskrit
    Hieroglyphs
    Arabic
    Cyrillic
  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q. The Aztecs were a nomadic tribe until they settled on Lake Texcoco. What does nomadic mean?
    answer choices
    They did not know how to hunt so they fished.
    They traveled from place to place.
    It is another term for being a farmer.
    It means that no mad people are allowed.
  • Question 12
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    Q. The Aztecs believed in human sacrifice because:
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    They were evil and horrible people.
    They believed it would please their gods
    They hated blood but thought it would give them life.
    They wanted to show people how tough they were.
  • Question 13
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    Q. The Aztecs made the people they conquered pay tribute. What is a tribute?
    answer choices
    attention at all times
    gifts of jewels, gold , and valuables
    show honor with marches
    they have them perform a talent show
  • Question 14
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    Q. The Aztecs built chinampas. What were they?
    answer choices
    Mexican food
    walls
    pyramids
    floating gardens
  • Question 15
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    Q. Who was the Spanish explorer that arrived in 1519?
    answer choices
    Cortez
    Pizzaro
    Marc Anthony
    Vespucci
  • Question 16
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    Q. What is/are the advantage(s) of having thier city built on a lake?
    answer choices
    protection from enemies
    a source of water for crops
    bathing and washing
    all of the above
  • Question 17
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    Q. What did the Spanish want from the Aztecs?
    answer choices
    Gold and riches
    convert them to Christianity
    claim the land for Spain
    all of the above
  • Question 18
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    Q. The conquered city of Tenochtitlan is now the modern day city of:
    answer choices
    Valdez
    Cortez City
    Mexico City
    San Jose
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