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Hernando Cortes came in contact with the Aztecs.

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What native American tribe did Hernando Cortes conquer?

Hernando Cortez conquered the Aztecs.

Did Hernando Cortes have any experiences with Native Americans?

he had some good relationships with the Aztecs

How did Hernando Cortes make an alliance with Native allies?

Cortes was known to have relied on a native woman as an interpreter. She has been called Malinche and Dona Malintzen. He made alliances with the tribes that hated the Aztecs

What was the city founded by Hernando Cortes in Mexico?

Present-day Mexico City, it was a native tribe's city.

Who was Hernando Cortes and why was he important?

He was the Spanish conquistador who conquered Mexico for Spain by defeating the Mayan Empire. This cannot be a minor edit.. the wrong Native American empire is named. Hernando Cortez conquered the Aztec Native American Empire. He was able to send gold back to Spain. Up until this time, conquering Mexico was the biggest Spanish accomplishment for the conquistadors.

Who was Malintzin?

Malintzin was a Native American woman who helped Hernando Cortez.She served as Hernando Cortez's translator.

Why did Cortes receive Native American aid?

he was belived to be in their prophecy

Did Hernando Cortes treat the natives good or bad?

He treated them in a good way. He had 6,000 native followers, and Montezuma received him kindly into Mexico.

Why were Hernando Cortes travels so important?

Cortes was a conquistador who conquered the Aztecs with the help of allied tribes who were hostile to the Aztec empire. He claimed Mexico for Spain and ultimately subjugated all of the native peoples there.

How sophisicated and technologically advanced were the native American societies encountered by Cortes?

How sophisticated and technologically advanced were the Native American societies encountered by Cortés

Who was the Aztec Native American ruler taken prisoner by Cortes?

The name of the Aztec ruler captured by Hernando Cortes was Montezuma ll. He was captured in the capital of the Aztec Empire in the city called Tenochtitlan. The city was near what is now Veracruz, Mexico and not far from the location of Mexico's capital of Mexico City.

What helped Cortes defeat Montezuma?

Spanish conquistador Hernando Cortes' was able to defeat Montezuma and the Aztec empire by the use of force and with the help of native tribes who had been conquered by the Aztecs. Cortes' soldiers also had firearms that destroyed Aztec warriors. Montezuma had been disgraced when he was captured by Cortes.

Did Francisco Coronado interact with the american Indians?

Coronado mistreated native Americans for one thing he strangled a native American

What empire ruled Mexico at the time of spanish arrival?

The Aztec Native American empire ruled much of is now known as Mexico. The Spanish conquistador and explorer Hernando Cortes ended the power of this civilization in the early 1500's.

Did the Spanish enslave the American Indians?

Yes they did, or at least something very similar to it. Most of the Spanish in colonial America had no qualms of abusing or mistreating the natives. The first Native American empire that Hernando Cortes' overthrew was the Aztec Empire. The Aztecs were known for enslaving other Native Americans and also known for live human sacrifices.

How were europeans and native Americans cultures blended in new Spain?

they were in the indian territory . This happened right after hernando cortes defeated all the indians and claimed the land.

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