Aztecs

Info on the Aztecs
Info on the Aztecs
The Aztecs / Mexicas were the native American people who dominated northern Mexico at the time of the Spanish conquest led by Hernan CORTES in the early 16th century. According to their own legends, they originated from a place called Aztlan, somewhere in north or northwest Mexico. At that time the Aztecs…
Map of Aztec Empire
Map of Aztec Empire
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Aztecs Geography
Aztecs Geography
Alliance Noun people or groups united for a specific purpose. assault Noun violent attack. Aztec Noun people and culture native to Mexico and Central America. Aztec Empire Noun (1325-1521) area of land in Mesoamerica conquered and ruled by the Aztecs. Also called the Aztec Triple Alliance. capital Noun…
Map of Aztec civilization
Map of Aztec civilization
Most people today are somewhat familiar with the Aztec empire. But it may surprise you to know that there is a great deal of disagreement over what kind of an empire it really was. This Aztec empire history may surprise you. Of course, even the term Aztec is a bit misleading. It s a name that is used…
Who were the Aztecs for Kids?
Who were the Aztecs for Kids?
Fire in the sky The temple of Huitzilopochtli burned down A lightning bolt struck one of their temples They saw fire across the waters A lake appeared to be boiling They heard the sound of a weeping woman at night A strange animal was caught by some fishermen A two headed man was seen Arrival of Hernan…