- The Spanish had horses that scared the Incas.
- Better weapons
- Trained better.
- The Incan were fighting among themselves for control of their
- Weakened them enough for the Spanish to conquer them.
- Diseases such as smallpox that wiped out entire communities.
- Prophecy of the god Quetzalcoatl which was believed that one
day a new white god would come.
Asked in Incas, Aztecs, Conquistadors
What was an advantage the Aztecs and Incas held over the conquistadors?
they had a greater number of men The advantage the natives had over the Conquistadors is that they knew the land and the environment. However, the Aztec Empire fell to the Spanish in 1521. ...
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What advantage did the Aztec warriors have over the Spanish conquistadors?
The Aztecs were a huge empire and had many people and they could've easily ambushed Hernan Cortez and the other Spanish Conquistadors when they first arrived ...
Asked in History of the United States, Incas, Aztecs
Who is the Aztec ruler who was conquered by the Spanish?
Cuauhtemoc was ruler when Spain took over, he was hanged by the Spanish, marking the end of the Aztec empire in 1525. ...
Who was the Aztec leader when Spanish came to Mexico?
who was the leader of Aztec when the spanish came to Mexico
Asked in History of the United States, Mexico, Incas, Aztecs
Who was the Aztec ruler who was overthrown by the spanish?
Cuauhtemoc was ruler when Spain took over in 1525.
What advantages did the Conquistadors have over the Aztecs?
Theconquistadorshad better weapons. They also had brought over disease likeChickenPox. The other advantage they had was that they allied with some tribes in the Aztec empire to fightagainst other Aztec tribes. ...
Asked in Mexico, History of Italy, Aztecs
When did the Spanish encounter the Aztec people in Mexico?
Hernan Cortes, a Spanish explorer, encountered the Aztecs in 1519. The Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire happened between 1519 and 1521. The Aztec empire was annexed to the Spanish Empire. ...
Asked in Explorers and Expeditions, Conquistadors
What problems did Hernando cortez have on the way back home?
Aztec Warriors killed thousands of Spanish Soldiers and took over the place where Hernan Cortez live in Aztec. ...
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How did the Spanish affect the Aztecs normal life?
because they took over and the Aztec people became slaves
Why did the Spanish come to the new world?
the spanish come to the new world for: god , gold and glory. some just came to the new world to start over and because of this the aztec empire had fallen. The Aztec people had become slaves. ...
Asked in History of South America, Aztecs, History
What discover the Aztec Ruins?
The Aztecs ruled Mexico when the Spanish conquered it. The Spanish created the Aztec ruins by destroying Aztec culture. No one needed to discover them. Everyone there knew about them since the days when the Spanish killed their makers. ...
What caused the English fleet of ships to have an advantage over the Spanish Armada?
Superior British seamanship and fast ships were instrumental in the defeat of the Spanish Armada. ...
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How did European exploration in the Americas affect both the Aztec and Spanish empires?
It pretty well destroyed the Aztec Empire, and enriched the Spanish.
Reasons for spanish victories Aztecs and Incas?
There were several reasons that the spanish were able to defeat the Aztecs, and these applied to the Incas as well. The Spanish had much more advanced technology than the Aztecs, such as gunpowder, horses, cannons, and steel weapons (which were stronger than the Aztec obsidian blades). The Spanish also had the advantage of surprise, as they were welcomed into the Aztec empire as honored guests but abruptly betrayed and slaughtered many Aztec citizens before they were driven from the city. Third,...