Global History Vocab For Final: People and Empires in the Americas: 500-1500

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  1. Quetzalcoatl
    An Aztec god
  2. triple alliance
    An association of the city states of Tenochtitlan, Texcoco, and Tlacopan, which led to the formation of the Aztec Empire
  3. Tenochtitlan?
    A mezo-american city-state.
  4. Montezuma
    An Aztec ruler
  5. Ayllu
    An extended family group that helped on projects that one family could not compete.
  6. mita
    A labor tribute requiring Incan citizens to work for the state a certain number of days each year.
  7. quipu
    A set of knotted strings that could be used to record data, each knot represented a number and each color represented a category.
  8. Machu Picchu
    An incan city on a ridge between to mountain peaks.

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Global History Vocab For Final: People and Empires in the Americas: 500-1500
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