Quiz- Aztec/ Incas GroveName:Date:Period:
COMPREHENSION AND CRITICAL THINKING
Read each of the following pairs of sentences, and cross out the
The Inca Empire was in South America.
The Inca Empire was in central Mexico.
The Spanish conquered the Mayas and the Aztecs.
The Spanish conquered the Incas and the Aztecs.
Tenochtitlán was a grand city in the Aztec Empire.
Tenochtitlán was a grand city in the Inca Empire.
FILL IN THE BLANK
Read each sentence. Fill in the blank with theword from the word pair that best completes each sentence.22.The first Aztecs were ________________________ who migratedfrom the north to central Mexico.
23.War, tribute, and trade made the________________________ Empire strong and rich.
24.________________________ were raised roads across water orwet ground.
25.The Aztec ________________________, like the Maya king, wasthe most important person in society.
26. To please the gods, priests regularly made ________________________ sacrifices.
27. ________________________ were Spanish soldiers whoreached Mexico in 1519.
28.They were led by ________________________, who came insearch of gold and land.
(Hernán Cortés/Moctezuma II)
29.The Aztec emperor, ________________________, welcomed theSpanish.
(Moctezuma II/Hernán Cortés)
30. During the war, the Spanish had better