A chichen itza b machu picchu c giza pyramids d potos

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Unformatted text preview: 40,000 km (25,000 mi) of roadway •  40,000 km (25,000 mi) of roadway Monumental Works and Labor What is the name of this example of monumental work? a)  Chichen Itza b)  Machu Picchu c)  Giza Pyramids d)  Potosí Social Organiza;on Mita: reciprocal labor system(public service); under Spanish became a rotaConal labor tax/dra` (slavery) What does the ability to create large monuments tells us about a society? a)  That it has surplus b) That there is a strong state power able to secure mass labor Inca Khipu Inca Poncho Spanish Conquest of the Incas "We can assure your majesty that it is so beauCful and has such fine buildings that it would even be remarkable in Spain." Francisco Pizarro (1471 ­1541) Bable of Cajamarca Nov.16, 1532 Sapac Inca Atahualpa surrounded on his palanquin Decline of the Inca Empire •  Internal civil war between brothers Atahualpa a...
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2014 for the course LAST 170 taught by Professor Rueter during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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