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5 Matching questions

  1. Qorikancha
  2. Susan and Roderick McIntosh
  3. John Lloyd Stephens and Frederick Catherwood
  4. Bishop Diego de Landa
  5. Neide Guidon
  1. a Ina; temple to Sun god; beneath Church of Santo Domingo; walls covered in "sweat of Inti"; gold maize plants; inca masonry niches
  2. b Spanish Bishop who ordered Maya writings be burned; including codices
  3. c Discovered Jenné-jeno; 1977, 1981, and 1994
  4. d authors of Incidents of Travel in Yucatan in 1841
  5. e excavated Boqueriao de Pedra Furada, Brazil

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Aztec Emperor; greets and entertains Cortes; 1519
  2. 1929; trained Kathleen Kenyon; found unlooted sites nearby and through stratigraphic and stylistic comparisons confirmed local orgin; Semitic origin "inconceivable"
  3. 1891; had studied Phoenicians but no formal training in archaeology; concluded that builders came from Arabian peninsula (Phoenician/Egyptian); Cecil Rhodes purchased many finds taken from the site
  4. "She of the rattles of her cheeks" moon goddess (Huitzilopochtli's sister); plotted with 2 brothers to kill mother; Huitzilopochtli saves the day
  5. Inca; home of virgin weavers; cotton, aplaca, llama; textiles important tax item (women: fabric, men: rope)

5 True/False questions

  1. Jesse Figgins(Colorado Museum of Natural History) realized bones were from an extinct form of plains bison

          

  2. Ignatius Donnelly1519; explored Mexican coast; met Geronimo de Aguilar (Spanish and Maya) and La Malinche (Nahuatl and Maya); Near Veracruz: gifts of gold and feathers sent from Aztec Emperor; he captured messenger and fired canon; built alliances with neighboring groups, massacred 1000's of people on way to Tenochtitlán; meets Moctezuma on bridge and entertained in palace; later returns for 91 day siege

          

  3. Quipurecord keeping device; not fully decoded but made of main horizontal cord with subsidiary cords and knots (inca)

          

  4. Karl MauchIna; temple to Sun god; beneath Church of Santo Domingo; walls covered in "sweat of Inti"; gold maize plants; inca masonry niches

          

  5. James AdovasioInca; home of virgin weavers; cotton, aplaca, llama; textiles important tax item (women: fabric, men: rope)

          

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