Where were the Mayans located?
Present day Honduras and Guatemala.
Where were the Aztecs located?
Present day Mexico city and an island in Lake Teshcoco.
What were the Mayan's peak years?
250 AD - 900 AD
What were the Aztec's peak years?
Were the Aztec's and the Mayan's reign at the same time?
Not even close.
What was one of the main Mayan cities?
What was the other main Mayan city?
What was the main city of the Aztecs?
What was the Mayan's main achievement?
They developed 2 different kinds of calendars.
What were 2 of the Aztec's main achievements?
They could make 1000 medicines and they made a lavish city.
What are hieroglyphics?
Signs and symbols
_________ is another type of corn.
Maize is another type of corn.
Tenochtitlan was the capital city of the Aztecs, True or False?
The Incas expanded their empire to the ______ coast.
Where was the center of the Incan government.
The Incas counted people in the empire to do what?
To tax them.
Who was the Incan sun god?
In the 1500s the Incans were conquered by who?
Who is the leader of Haiti?
When was Haiti's date of Independence?
Mexico's leader was _______.
Mexico's date of independence was in ____.
Venezuela's leader was __________.
What was the year of Venezuela's independence.
Who was Chile's leader?
Jose de San Martin
What was Chiles date of independence?
Who was Brazil's leader?
When was Brazil's date of independence?
Who gave Mexico money when they were indebt?
World Bank and the IMF.
Why did the USA want to build a canal.
To make trade easier and so the navy had easier travel.
Why did Latin America join the NAFTA.