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Study Guide Exam2 - Anth162 Maya and Aztec Geography (be...

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Anth162 Study Guide Unit Exam 2 Maya and Aztec Geography (be able to place these on a map) Terms Basic: Regions of the Maya Nahua / Nauhatl Regions of the Aztec Triple Alliance Key cities: Tikal Codex Mendoza Chichen itza Calpulli Tenochitlán Mayeques Copan Uxmal Mythology Honduras, Guatemala, Mexico Aztec origin stories Tarascan State Aztec relationship to Teotihuacan Return of Quetzecoatl (Cortez connection) Quetzecoatl Founding of Tenochitlán Moctezuma I Moctezuma II Craft specialization Tarascans Pochteca Tlaxcala artisans/weavers/stone workers/ etc. Mixtec feather shileds Chronology Homeland established at Lake Texcoco 1325 Mics. Moctezuma I and Triple Alliance 1431 Law and order Moctezuma II 1502-1521 Economic base Cortez Social order Roles of men and women Ritual and religion Bernal Diaz Temple construction cycle Nezahualcoyotl Meaning of blood sacrifice/dual purpose Evidence of Aztec influence at Chichen itza and other Maya cities Tloque Nahuague Sample questions : 12. The Aztec special social class of privileged long distance trader/merchants were the
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