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5 Matching questions

  1. Pacal
  2. Calendar
  3. glyph
  4. Paracas
  5. Palenque
  1. a The development of this technology allowed better timing of planting and had important religious significance; the Maya computed this through 2012 A.D.
  2. b They mummified their dead and made art that could only be fully seen from the air
  3. c "Known as the ""Sun Shield,"" this king ruled the city-state of Palenque for 68 years and built a palace, pyramid, and temple; he died in 683 A.D."
  4. d The Maya built yet another ceremonial center at this site
  5. e A letter in a hieroglyphic alphabet

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The Maya built a ceremonial center at this site
  2. The peninsula where the Maya lived.
  3. The Maya worshipped this predator
  4. The first known city builders in the western hemisphere; they built cities in Central America around 1200 B.C.; huge stone heads made by this culture remain today.
  5. Courtyards were built for games involving these objects; it is probable that either the winners or losers of games played with these became human sacrifices; trees needed to produce this were common to Mesoamerica

5 True/False questions

  1. rubberThe Maya worshipped this predator

          

  2. MocheThis crop was cultivated in Mesoamerica around 2700 B.C.

          

  3. TeotihuacanA city-state in the Valley of Mexico

          

  4. San LorenzoThe site of a major ceremonial complex for the culture in #2

          

  5. Maya"Known as the ""Sun Shield,"" this king ruled the city-state of Palenque for 68 years and built a palace, pyramid, and temple; he died in 683 A.D."

          

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