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    Aztec Civilization

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    The Aztec Indians created a great civilization in Central Mexico, reaching its peak in the 1500’s. Being late arrivals to the area, and because of their strong neighboring nations, they were forced to live in the swampy western areas of the Lake Texcoco. Because of the swampy surroundings, the Aztecs used mud to create miniature islands in the swamps. These islands are called chinampas, or “floating gardens,'; and were used as farming lands. On these fertile islands they grew corn, squash

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    Trade in the Aztec Civilization While reading the Trade in the Aztec Civilization, I learned a great deal of new and old business ethics. I saw the differences between today’s business and before business and how we have evolved from it. One of the first things I noticed was the different social classes. Just like in today’s society there were the rich, the middle class, and the poor. The pipiltin’s and mayeques considered themselves the common people. They were the first ones to engage in guilds

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    The Aztec Civilization

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    Many civilizations are what started the growth of many countries that are very well-known and are continuing to show signs of population growth today. For instance, the Aztec Civilization started the growth of most of the southwest parts of the US and parts of Central Mexico. Although it was a small area in comparison to it neighboring nations the civilization continued to grow and make an impact on the worlds people and regions today. The Mexica Indians settled in what is today known as Arizona

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    Kiwan Combs The Aztec History 112-36 March 4, 2014 The Aztec Civilization Introduction I. Basic Information about the Aztecs A. Where they live? B.How long they lived II. More information about the Aztecs A. Past Emperors B.Native Language III. Religion A. Where it originated B.Main Religion IV. Fall of the Aztec Empire A. How did it fall? B. Who conquered it? V. Conclusion How much do you know about the Aztec civilization? This paper will be giving basic information about when and where

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    destroyed the Aztec culture and civilization. The Aztec had advancements in architecture and religion before the Spanish arrived. The Spanish arrived and took over the Aztecs mercilessly killing the innocent people and destroying their culture. Before the Spanish arrived with disease in 1519 the Aztecs were a thriving culture with advanced architecture and religion. The architectural advancements used by the Aztecs allowed for the creation of a complex city to be built on top of a lake. The Aztecs used architectural

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    The European Invasion of the Aztec Civilization Thunder on their Ships They are landing with rulers, squares, compasses Sextants White skin fair eyes, naked word Thunder on their ships. Leopold Sedar Senghor, “Ethiopiques” (Adas) “Thunder on their ships” can be used to describe Herman Cortes when he landed at what is now Veracruz, Mexico in 1519 A.D. The light skinned and bearded Spaniard led his men into territory occupied by the Aztec civilization. Little did Cortes know, but that

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    After their ruler Huitzilopochtli died they believed that he had become a god and followed directions that he had given them. Once they told them to make a new civilization in a certain spot they did but they had many troubles building it their. But they still obeyed the god and made the civilization. In the Civilizations they built temples and pyramids in order to hold festivals and sacrifices for the gods. They fought to keep their land and even conquered more in the east all the way down to the

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    The Rise and Fall of the Aztec Civilization The Rise and fall of the Aztec Empire is possibly the most important area of study in the modern world. Of all of the nomadic tribes who migrated into Mexico, the Aztecs were one of the last. At first driven away by established tribes, the Aztecs slowly began to develop an empire of immense wealth and power by the late fifteenth century. Due in large part to the accomplishments of their ruler Itzcoatl, the empire expanded to include millions of people

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    The Aztecs were a very warlike people, but were very influential to our civilization. They lived in present day Mexico about 800 years ago. At first, they were a mostly nomadic civilization and that lasted about 100 years. Then they developed the first, and capital, city, Tenochtitlán. They developed many new types of government, religion, culture, technology, economy, and geography, as well as the calendar and new mathematical techniques. The Aztecs were skilled writers, builders, artists, and craftsmen

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    Mayan, Inca, and Aztec Civilizations The Mayan, Inca, and Aztec civilizations each originated from Latin America. The Mayans lived in southern and central Mexico, other Mayans lived in Central America in the present day countries of Belize, Guatemala, and ancient Honduras. The Incas lived along the long coastal strip, and in the high peaks and deep fertile valleys of the Andes Mountains, and along the edges of the tropical forest to the east; this would be the country of Peru, Ecuador, Chile

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