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The Aztecs were active in Mexico from the 14th through 16th centuries. They are most famous for their practice of human sacrifice.

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A Spanish Explorer, named Hernando Cortes set foot in the Aztec empire in 1519. His expedition was to set across the land to find gold and bring the treasures to Spain. He conquered surrounding civilizations such as theTectonacs and Tlaxcalans. This may of been why he was able to defeat the Aztecs, …
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When the Mexico (Aztecs) first encountered Cortes, they thought him to be from one of their prophecies. Giving the Spaniards permission to walk as they pleased through the whole empire. Although they soon realized that they weren't really from the prophecy but they didn't fight them until Cortes an…
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In 1200 A.D they entered the valley of Mexico, they built Tenochtitlan in 1350 and in 1428 they officially started their empire with the triple alliance between Tenochtitlán, Texcoco and Tlacopán.
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no one really knows, the answer is still unknown...but some possible reason are famines, natural disasters,ect.xyco_fryx: Mayan are descendant of an ancient race of probably Lemurians ( as you can our dated history is only five thousand years ago, but others say it pre-dated back 30 thousand years a…
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European leader Hernan Cortés in 1520, with the murder of the Aztec leader Montezuma.
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I believe that the Aztec Empire began by the Aztec traveling for a place to settle then when they reached a place with an eagle sitting on a prickly pear cactus with a snake in its beak. The Aztec believed that that was a sign from their main God. Then the Aztec started to win wars and took their pr…
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day or night normally they overwhelmed their oponents or scared them making loud noises=)
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The Ancient Egyptians are significantly older than the Aztecs; their civilisation began well over five thousand years ago, first becoming recognisable around 3000 B.C, while the Aztec Empire originated in the early 1400s A.D.You may be thinking of the Mayans (a lot of people confuse the various civi…
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Montezuma Was The Last Emperor Of The Aztecs.
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it came to an end at about 1532 because the Spanish conquistadors under Francisco Pizarro invaded the Inca empire and killed the Inca ruler Atahualpa. The Spanish also brought diseases, causing the Inca civilization to decline and eventually be absorbed into Spanish culture. Spain gained riches from…
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Julius ceaser had a great effect on people throughout the world and people loved him, so he got stronger and started conquering other country's and turning them to one of his empire provinces and he used them as a buffer zone [defense zone] and to take what they produced from crops to gold.
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Gods are a one kind of living being like us. But with living happily than humans. They are born as appearing and die as vanishing. When they are born according to their karma some kind of gardens or houses (Vimana) will appear for them. There are six heavens in our solar system(Chatumaharajika, Ta…
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Cusco. In modern-day Peru.
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around the Mexico area in America.
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Tenochtitlan somewhere in central Mexico
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they lived in northern Mexico
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the Aztecs ate, porridge cocoa juice flat cakes fruit turkey fresh fish cheese meat and a type of plant called Yucca.
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Because the natives had no defense in their immune system that could fight off the numerous European diseases. So the Aztecs and Incans were dying rapidly completely separate from the brutal Spanish massacres. The conquering of the two great empires would have been undoubtedly more difficult withou…
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hmm...I would say that the Aztecs believed in many gods. They worshiped the son, the stars, the moon, the trees..etc. (or things like that)---Polytheism. And i would say that back in the earlier centuries of this ever-changing world, the major / principal religion for the Spanish (and the majority …
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When was Tenochtitlan destroyed? It was then destroyed in 1575 by the Spaniards.
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The Aztec society was based on the city-state. Citizens were divided into two classes, nobles and commoners. Each city-state had a local ruler, who was under the rule of the powerful King. The nobles and commoners each had their own hierarchy. The highest commoner had almost social power as the lowe…
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In United States and Mexico (Viva Mejico) There were different Apache tribes and all were essentially nomadic, following the buffalo herds and other game, anticipating the seasonal changes, etc. Mostly they were based in Texas, which was also, at one time, a separate country. Remember the Alamo?
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The Aztec empire started around 1200 A.D and ended in the early 1500s when Hernan Cortes landed on Mexico's gulf coast. He and about 600 soldiers marched to Tenochtitlan, which they heard was filled with gold. The spainards tricked the Aztecs into signing treaties while making them join them. They t…
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Medicine, food, clothing, etc. The usual. Their main crop was corn. They also grew cocoa, which was their form of money, and various other spices.
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The Aztec people were an ethnic people of central Mexico, who particularly spoke the Nahuatl language and who dominated large parts of Mesoamerica in the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries. Often the term "Aztec" refers exclusively to the Mexica people of Tenochtitlan (now the location of Mexico City), …
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yes and no. since bishop/friar Diego deLanda burned the books, we do not know all of the Mayan words. he felt that the Mayas books were from the devil.
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Yes, everyone takes off their clothes at different times for a variety of purposes.
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Texcoco!!....(this answer is correct i just learned about it today is S.S...im in 6th grade)
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The legend of the Aztecs founding Tenochtitlan by finding an eagle on a cactus on the island is one I remember from school.
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The most 3 important things were their social structure, religion, and their state.
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They got took over by the Spanish in the 16th century yah well does anybody play fusion fall it's online game where you get missions from people from cartoon network like one person is Ben 10, Double d, and dexter ....no i havent playeed that game sorry to say it sounds kinda gay
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Montezuma was a ruler of the Aztec. The conquistadors Hernando Cortes captured Montezuma for about 2 months. The Aztec people said the Spanish killed them but the Spanish said it was the Aztec people who threw rocks and it hit his head and he died a couple of hours later. No one from this day knows …
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Montezuma was stoned to death.
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The proliferation of the corbel arch, limestone stucco, and adobe bricks rates among the many creative contributions to the advancement of civilization (and therefore, culture) by the Maya people.
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Aztecs women wore a skirt that covered the lower half of their body and the top part was left blank. The men wore loincloths.
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Many early civilizations had computing devices. They were not anything like what is classed as a computer in modern times, but there were devices used for different types of computation throughout history. One example of this in the Aztec civilization is the "Sun Stone" It was discovered in 1790 and…
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The Aztecs established in the Valley of Mexico, near Lake Texcoco. They built their first temples in Tenochtitlan which was in the middle of lake Texcoco which is now modern day Mexico City. They were a warrior based culture, and continued to conquer and expand. At one point their empire spread thro…
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The Aztec island Tenochtitlan was in Lake Texcoco, in the Valley of Mexico. It was about 5 square miles. The island was about 10 miles from shore.
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At the "Fall of Tenochtitlan", on August 13, 1521.
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The Aztec civilization flourished in the more western and north part of Mexico while the Mayan civilization was located around the Yucatan peninsula - east of where the Aztecs lived.
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The Aztec Empire was conquered by Hernan Cortes of Spain and his allies among the other native tribes that opposed the Aztecs like the Tlaxcala. After the conquest, a vast number of European diseases (smallpox, typhus, etc.) infected the former Aztecs who had no immunity to these diseases. Historian…
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When it was Tudor times here! But they were in Mexico in stead of England!
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It was the Spaniards under Hernando Cortes who conquered the Aztecs. The Aztecs surrendered to the Spanish in 1521. People who survived the invasion either went to slavery or were killed by European diseases like smallpox.
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Religious reasons if they are Muslim or just for site seeing. It is a beautiful place in a beautiful country.
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The skulls were a sacrifice to the war god named Tezcatlipoca. He demanded human skulls which were placed on a skull rack, along with human hearts, as sacrifices.
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he dident defeat them the 1st time but the second time he brought back a bigger army and defeated them. he captured their king and kept him hostage he later murdered him anyway
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Yes you can. After taking a sauna or steam bath, you should cool your body down. Some like the feeling of a cold bath. It is great exercise for your skin and circulatory system. However, if you have high blood pressure, heart problems or diabetes, you should talk about this with your doctor first.
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1. By pushing the heavy object with pulling 2. Using simple lever, chain/rope and pully, rollers, wheels, poles, tacks etc.
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Yes they knew of the wheel, but no carts or barrels.
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The Aztecs were very artistic. they wrote poems, played music and danced to tell the stories of their past. Stone sculptures and carvings usually depicted gods or religious stories. They also carved many masks.
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The Aztecs belied in human sacrifice but the Anasazi where peaceful.
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Women have gone through many roles throughout history. Initially the men in a woman's life, controlled her fate. Women were expected to be subordinate to their fathers until they married, then they were to be subordinate to their husbands. A married woman could hold property, it automatically transf…
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The Aztecs ruler was Montezuma, and they came from Mexico:)
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Mexico City (19° 25' 57.85 N, 99° 07' 59.71 W) is the cultural, economic and political capital of Mexico. The Mexicans call it la Ciudad de Mexico or Mexico, D.F. (D.F., pronounced "day effay," stands for Distrito Federal, or Federal District.)
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They wanted the gold from Aztecs so they needed a reason to kill them and take their treasures
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Their capital city Tenochtitlan present day Mexico City, was the biggest city in the world back then. They had an accurate calendar, hospitals, advanced medicine and surgery. They also had temples and pyramids, advanced agriculture and a huge empire that had millions of people. They also invented …
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The indigenous people of Australia believed that illness was caused by evil or malevolent spirits.
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they lived in little cabins they made and cooked themselves chicken and grew chili pepper's
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Cortez conquered the Aztecs by deceit and subterfuge. He kidnapped their king and demanded that they surrender. When they did, he had him killed anyway.
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Cortez took gold, silver and other treasures.
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Dona Marina who translated for Cortez and told him about surrounding Indian tribes and how they wanted to get back at the Aztecs
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The Aztecs thought that the Spanish were gods so they worshiped them and did whatever they could to please them, at first. But the Aztec ruler, Montezuma, had his doubts about them. Soon after they arrived, the Aztecs discovered that the Spanish were as mortal as their other enemies, and fought agai…
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the spanish were already inside tenochitlan, and so when they attacked the Aztecs they were driven back and driven out of the city, but the spanish left European diseases that the Aztec's immune system wasn't immune to, causing them to begin to die and weakened them, so that when cortez returned to …
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They showed us their food, they contributed their religion,also without their thinking we wouldn't be able to conceive a clock.
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Cihuatl was the word for Woman or female, plural was cihuah.A name for a Mexican woman could be, Citlali, which means star
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