The Maya based their calendar on careful observations of what?
What is a codex?
What is the Triple Alliance and who was involved?
What is Mita?
Describe how conquered people were treated by the Aztecs. What problems did conquered people have with their treatment?
Who make up the Noble Class in Aztec society?
What was the name of the major city of the Maya?
What was the first major civilization of Central Mexico?
The Incan system of government was similar to what government?
How did the Inca add territory to their empire?
How did the early North American peoples view the land?
In what way were the early North American peoples and the Maya similar?
What is the Popol Vuh ?
What caused the decline of the Maya ?
Why does Pachacuti stand out in Inca history?
What is ayllu?
What did the Inca used the quipu for?
The decline of the Inca Empire can be traced to what?
What problems led to the decline of the Aztec Empire?
Compare and contrast the three major Mesoamerican civilizations. Provide two similarities between them and two differences.