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old world
new world
columbian exchange
indigenous population
pizarro
sapa inca
quecha
aztec
inca
cusco
montezuma
cortes
conquistador
nahuatl
atahualpa

Aztec and Incas Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the empire whose last leader was Atahualpa? Incas
Aztecs last leade was ___________. Montezuma II
The Aztec empire was very ________ with sacrifices. Violent
The conquistador of Incas Pizarro
Witch conquistador conquered the Aztecs? Cortes
Both empires were _______ (believed in many gods) Monotheistic
What animal did the incas commonly sacrifice White llamas
Empire located in Peru and chile Incas
Empire located in mesoamerica Aztecs
Main cause of death in Both empires Ilness

latin americia Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

spanish
portugeese
almec
quechea
techotitlian
franciso pizarro
maya
corn god
human sacrafices
sun god
Inca
atahualpa
mesoamericia
aztecs
hernan cortes
montezuma

Early Americas, Aztecs, and Incas Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

masonry
Francisco Pizarro
Atahualpa
llamas
Quechua
Pachacuti
codex
Moctezuma II
Hernán Cortés
conquistadors
causeways
Popol Vuh
observatories
Pacal
obsidian
maize
Mesoamerica

Age of Exploration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Amerigo Vespucci
Astrolabe
Aztec Empire
Bartolomeu Dias
Caravel
Colony
Columbian Exchange
Columbus
Compass
Conquistador
Coronado
DaGama
Francisco Pizarro
Gold, Glory, God
Henry Hudson
Henry the Navigator
Hernando Cortes
Incan Empire
Jamestown
Line of Demarcation
Magellan
Middle Passage
Pilgrims
Slave Trade
Small Pox
Spanish Armada
Treaty of Tordesillas
Triangular Trade
Vasco Nunez de Balboa

Maya, Inca, and Aztec Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

"Place of the prickly pear cactus", capital of the Aztec Empire Tenochtitlan
He found the pacific ocean Vasco Nunez De Balboa
A rope with knotted cords of different lengths and colors quipu
"floating gardens" Aztec way of farming land surrounded by swamps chinampa
Incan settlement in the Andes north-west of Cuzco, Peru machu picchu
Land mass in southern mexico extending north-east into the Gulf of Mexico Yucatan peninsula
City in southern Peru Cuzco
Civilization of Mesoamerica located in the valley of Mexico aztec
The global exchange of people, goods, technology, ideas, and diseases that began after Christopher Columbus' voyages columbian exchange
Civilization located in South America in the Indies Mts. inca
Political agreements between people or states to work together alliance
A device used for finding latitude at sea astrolabe
Books used by Aztecs to record their religion and history codices
one of the oldest and largest Mayan cities Tikal
Ruler of Inca at the time of the spanish conquest atahualpa
A land between north and south America Mesoamerica
He found more of canada up north Henry hudson
the founder of Canada, also a french explorer Jacques cartier
Island in the west Indies hispaniola
Portuguese explorer who traveled around the world ferdinand magellan
He accidently found the americas christopher columbus
Portuguese explorer who tried to get to India Vasco da gama
the science of map making cartography
A device used to find direction while traveling compass
The mayan word for flat region Peten
Conquistador who conquered the Inca empire francisco pizarro
Conquistador who conquered the Aztec empire Hernan Cortes
Spanish conqueror or soldier in the Americas Conquistador
The Aztec emperor before Hernan Cortes Montezuma
Civilization of Mesoamerica located in the yucatan peninsula Maya

2.1 Spanish Colonization & New Spain Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Incan emperor ATAHUALPA
Spanish conquerors CONQUISTADORS
Explored the southwestern borderlands. Never did find streets of gold. CORONADO
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztec. CORTES
People born in the Americas to parents from Spain. Wealthy and well educated. CREOLES
Founder of New Mexico colony in 1598. DEONATE
Explored Florida to the Mississippi River DESOTO
Indian woman who advised Cortes DONAMARINA
Land grants from Spanish government that allowed for Native Americans to provide labor or pay taxes. ENCOMIENDAS
One of 4 people who traveled more than 1000 miles through the Southwest. ESTEVANICO
People at the bottom of the social classes in New Spain. INDIANS
Catholic father who set up 24 missions in Arizona. KINO
A priest who tried to protect the Indians' civil rights, and, in doing so, encouraged African slave trade. LASCASAS
People of mixed Spanish and Indian background. MESTIZOS
Settlements run by Catholic priests and friars. Goal: to convert Indians to Christianity. MISSION
Aztec emperor MOCTEZUMA
People at the top of the social order in New Spain; born in Spain, highest jobs, owned land and mines. PENINSULARES
Conquered Inca PIZARRO
A large estate farmed by many workers. PLANTATION
Searched for fountain of youth in Florida. PONCEDELEON
Forts where soldiers lived. PRESIDIOS
Towns PUEBLOS

Indigenous People Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Oral Tradition
Mayan Ball Game
Gold-Salt trade
Pueblo
Culture
Calendar
Maya
Inca
Aztec
Migration
Blending
Explore
Tenochtitlan
Fransico Pizarro
Cuzco
Hernan Cortes
Atahualpa
Sundanic Kingdoms
Sundiata Kieta
Bantu

Ancient Empires Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

terrace
chocolate
bees
glyphs
messenger
cords
empire
arrest
montezuma
atahualpa
silver
gold
explorers
spanish
burn
slash
farming
mountains
andes
ecuador
chile
bolivia
peru
mexico
disease
cortes
pizarro
incas
mayas
aztecs

Exploration of the New World Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

I am known as Head of the Cow and lived with the natives Cabezadevaca
I was the first explorer to the New Word Columbus
I was the king of Aztec empire Montezuma
I mapped the coast of Texas in 1519 Pineda
I was looking for the mouth of Mississippi and was murdered by own men Lasalle
The spanish name for the explorers that came to the new world conquistadors
A previous slave that became a guide in the New World Estevanico
I conquered the Aztec Empire and was known as the most successful Explorer Cortes
What are the three g's of exploration goldglorygod
What killed most of the Natives? Disease

Latin America Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Tenochtitlan
Latin America
Spanish
Raul Castro
fidel castro
Civilizations
Triangular Trade
Cuban Revolution
Cuba
Zapitistas
Columbian exchange
Simon Bolivar
Hernan Cortes
inca
Aztec