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  1. Moctezuma
  2. Francisco Pizarro
  3. Inti
  4. Coyolxauhqui
  5. Cecil Rhodes
  1. a Aztec Emperor; greets and entertains Cortes; 1519
  2. b sailed 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
  3. c "She of the rattles of her cheeks" moon goddess (Huitzilopochtli's sister); plotted with 2 brothers to kill mother; Huitzilopochtli saves the day
  4. d Inca; son of sun god
  5. e 1890; Mashonaland occupied by Cecil Rhodes (Rhodesia) for gold prospecting; site became symbol justifying glories of colonization

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. record keeping device; not fully decoded but made of main horizontal cord with subsidiary cords and knots (inca)
  2. Inca; walls near cuzco; fortress? head of puma?
  3. excavated Meadowcroft Rock Shelter
  4. wrote Atlantis: The AnteDiluvian World
  5. excavated Boqueriao de Pedra Furada, Brazil

5 True/False questions

  1. Cuzcocapital of Inca Empire; built by Sapa Inca Pachacuti (He who makes the world)(1438-1471 AD); transformed city and empire, sacred center, puma shaped city; divided into 4 quarters


  2. Inca EmpireRuler: living son of Inti, link with god upon death


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


  4. HuitzilopochtliAztec war god


  5. Gertrude Caton-Thompson1519; 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