Aztec Empire
Texas Tribes
Spain
Spanish
Presidents

100

A lake in Central Mexico on which the Aztec built Tenochtitlan

What is Lake Texcoco?

100

Native group who lived in west Texas along the Rio Grande who hunted, fished and farmed

What is the Jumano?

100

The war that was fought against the Moors for over 800 years in Spain.

What is the Reconquista?

100

A settlement where Europeans taught Native Americans the Christian religion

What is a mission?

100

The first president of the United States

Who is George Washington?

200

Capital of the ancient Aztec Empire on the city of present day Mexico City

What is Tenochtitlan?

200

Native American group that lived in the forests of East Texas who farmed and fished using trotlines

What is the Caddo?

200

These are Spanish explorers who conquered for gold.

What is Conquistadors?

200

Person who is part Spanish and part Mexican Indian

What is Mestizo?

200

The 2nd president of the United States

Who is John Adams?

300

Europeans brought over many goods but also something else that helped wipe out the Aztecs

What is Disease? (small pox etc)

300

Native group that lived along the Texas gulf coast who fished in order to survive

What is the Karankawa?

300

King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella gave him resources to find a shortcut to India.

Who is Christopher Columbus?

300

1st Spanish mission in Texas built in 1681 near what is now El Paso

What is Ysleta?

300

The 3rd president of the United States

Who is Thomas Jefferson?

400

He conquered the Aztecs

Who is Hernan Cortes?

400

Native group that lived in Central Texas who’s economy was based on hunting buffalo

What is the Comanche?

400

The 3 G's of early exploration.

What is God, Gold, Glory?

400

A fort where soldiers lived to protect nearby Spanish settlements

What is Presidio?

400

The 4th president of the United States

Who is James Madison?

500

People who teach their religion to others who have different beliefs

What is a Missionary?

500

Spanish built on the ruins of Tenochtitlán

What is Mexico city?

500

Columbus landed here on his first voyage of discovery

What is West Indies, or Caribbean Islands?  Other answers might work.

500

This mission is located in San Antonio

What is the Alamo?

500

The 5th president of the United States

Who is James Monroe?