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  1. James Adovasio
  2. Gertrude Caton-Thompson
  3. George McJunkin
  4. Saqsaywaman
  5. Hernando Cortes
  1. a 1929; trained Kathleen Kenyon; found unlooted sites nearby and through stratigraphic and stylistic comparisons confirmed local orgin; Semitic origin "inconceivable"
  2. b 1908; African American cowboy, found animals in association with spear point near Folsom, NM
  3. c 1519; 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
  4. d excavated Meadowcroft Rock Shelter
  5. e Inca; walls near cuzco; fortress? head of puma?

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Ina; temple to Sun god; beneath Church of Santo Domingo; walls covered in "sweat of Inti"; gold maize plants; inca masonry niches
  2. Inca; son of sun god
  3. 1890; Mashonaland occupied by Cecil Rhodes (Rhodesia) for gold prospecting; site became symbol justifying glories of colonization
  4. connected empire from Quito (Ecuador) to Sanitago (Chile); spanned 1,200,000 miles squared of territory; 14,000 miles long, reaching 16,500 ft in Andes, 3-52 ft wide; Inns and llama corrals along road; no wheel
  5. Mayan ruler who came to power in AD 615 in Palenque; his sarcophagus was discovered by Alberto Ruz Lhuiller

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  1. Joao de Barros1552, Portuguese Explorer documented magnificent walls with no mortar; made parallels with Axuma, Ethiopia, municipal city of the Queen of Sheeba

          

  2. Neide Guidon1890; Mashonaland occupied by Cecil Rhodes (Rhodesia) for gold prospecting; site became symbol justifying glories of colonization

          

  3. Francisco Pizarrosailed to New World 3 times; rmors of "mountains of gold" to south (Cortes); 26 July 1529: Queen of Spain gave permission "to discover and conquer Peru"; 1532: Pizarro returned to Peru; Atahuallpa consumed with war

          

  4. Jesse Figginsexcavated Boqueriao de Pedra Furada, Brazil

          

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

          

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