Unit 7 Vocabulary

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Unit 7 Vocabulary
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  1. Capital city of Aztec civilization
    Tenochtitlan
  2. Aztec language
    Nahuatl
  3. Spanish conquistador responsible for conquering Aztecs
    Hernan Cortes
  4. Aztec civilization was located in what modern day country
    Mexico
  5. Emperor of the Aztec at time of Spanish conquest
    Montezuma II
  6. Capital of Inca civilization
    Cusco
  7. The center of the Incan civilization was located in what modern day country
    Peru
  8. What geographical feature is home to Machu Picchu
    Andes Mountains
  9. Official language of the Inca
    Quechua
  10. Spanish conquistador responsible for conquering Inca
    Francisco Pizarro
  11. The title given to the Incan emperor that means living descendant of the sun god
    Sapa Inca
  12. Spanish governor of conquered American lands
    viceroy
  13. Words meaning "native people"
    indigenous population
  14. The moving of animals, plants, people, and diseases between the Old and New Worlds
    Columbian Exchange
  15. Spanish conqueror
    conquistador
  16. A geurilla group who supported improved living conditions for indigenous Mexicans; they have resorted to harassment, sabotage, and forcible takeovers of local governments
    Zapatistas
  17. Famous black freedom fighter. Leader of the Saint Domingue (Haiti) revolt.
    Toussaint L'Ouverture
  18. Leader in the wars for independence in South America.  Fought against Spanish rule.  Known as "The Liberator."
    Simon Bolivar
  19. The father of Mexican independence.  A priest that led a peasant army against the Spanish army in New Spain (Mexico).
    Miguel Hidalgo
  20. A tense time in 1962 when nuclear war seemed possible after the Soviet Union placed missiles in Cuba and the United States demanded their removal.
    Cuban Missile Crisis

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