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statue of coatlicue

aztecs, templo mayor in tenochtitlan

_____ of coat____

statue of coatlicue

coyolxauhqui

aztecs, templo mayor in tenochtitlan

___olx___qui

coyolxauhqui

qorikancha

religious house, inka, cuzco

qor__n___

qorikancha

the observatory

machu pichu, inka

the obs_____

the observatory

tunic

inka

tun__

tunic

salon de la princesse

germain boffrand, paris, large room for entertainment

____ de la _____

salon de la princesse

what were pre-columbian books made of and what was their common form

bark covered with lime and an accordion

what were the two mountains symbolized by the great pyramids and how is this symbolism shown

mt toncatepetl- things dealt with water. mt coatepetl- head of eagle and serpents

iconography of the statues of coatlicue and coyolxauhqui, the location and the myth story

skirt made from serpents, bells on her cheek, templo mayor in tenochtitlan, coatlicue got pregnant by a lint ball and her children found out and killed her and when her head was cut off her son living inside her pops out fully grown and kills his brothers and sister and throws his sister's dismembered body down the steps of the temple

why is the location of the coyolxauhqui sculpture important and what does it symbolize

prisoners were sacrificed there and how her brother killed her

what was the fundamental purpose of the aztec rites and blood sacrifices

to return blood and energy back to the gods, sky and earth

what are some of the different geographical regions of the western coast of latin america

andes, lake titicaca

what is a vertical economy and why is it important in the andes

land at different altitudes and to plant food at different altitudes

tiwantinsuyo and how was inka empire connected

land of the four quarters and by four quarters

how was cuzco altered to create the outline of what animald

piazza makes the legs and fortress makes the head of a puma

what were some of the important characteristics of the appearance ad design of the qorikancha

3-4 rooms around the courtyard and it looks like a regular house

how did the inkas set the qorikancha apart visually form other houses

wide band of gold, room dedicated to the sun decorated with gold and room dedicated to the moon decorated with silver

inka respect for stone and rocks in their landscape and specific buildings at machu pichu

they were thought to become people or people become rocks and all rocks were shaped to match each other

how did inkas record information and what kind of information was recorded

quipu and history, poetry, sensis data, astronomical data

was the tunic made for royalty

according to evidence, yes, because of the different textiles and the drawing of the king wearing the tunic

define and describe the main intellectual movement that characterizes the 18th century in europe

enlightenment- new way of thinking critically that the world is entirely independent of religion, myth or tradition on empirical evidence

how does the salon de la princesse exemplify rococo style period

pastel colors, not rectangular shape, swirls and curves for decoration

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