5 Written questions
2 Matching questions
- a In 1438 an emperor named Pachacuti (PAH·chah·KOO·tee) came to the throne and began a campaign of conquest against the neighboring peoples. He and his son, Topa, built an empire that stretched from north to south for more than 3,000 miles (4,800 km), from present-day Colombia to northern Argentina and Chile.
- b Largest city was Tikal
5 Multiple choice questions
- Official language was Quechua
- 300 - 900 AD
- Wood structures
- Present day Mexico, Gautemala, Honduras, and Belize
- They drained the lake Texcoco and built a city
5 True/False questions
Inca → Although they did not have a system of writing, they developed a system of record keeping with string called quipus (KEE·poos). Using various lengths and colors of string, knotted in special patterns, the quipus carried information about resources such as grain supplies.
Aztec → Believed human sacrifices were necessary to please the gods.
Aztec → Biggest city is Tenochtitlan
Aztec → They built special cities devoted only to religious ceremonies. One such city is Machu Picchu1
Aztec → They were the most important military empire