Vocabulary
Aztecs
Spanish
Moctezuma
Cortes
100

A large-scale estate, generally centered on a plantation house, meant for farming that specializes in cash crops

What is a plantation?

100

The date the Aztec empire was no more.

When is August 13th, 1521?

100

The Spanish passed a rule to prevent a abuse of the Aztec slaves which was _______________________________________.

What is the elderly did not have to do hard labour?

100

The first meeting of Moctezuma and Cortes is located in the ________________   _______________.

What is the Florentine Codex?

100

Cortes became ______________ of New Spain.

What is governor?

200

The clashing of forces or ideas.

What is confrontation?

200

The unforeseen enemy of the Aztecs. 

What is Smallpox?

200

Forced to work as slave laborer's.

Who are the Aztec?

200

Moctezuma reigned from ______________ to _______________.

What is 1502-1520?

200

A Conquistador that took an Aztec wife had a child of Aztec and Spanish descent called ___________________.

What is Mestizo?

300

Estate or plantation.

What is a hacienda?
300

The god the Aztec were honoring during the festival when Alvarado attacked them.

Who is Huitzilopochtli?

300
The Conquistador phrase that reflected the Spanish Worldview.

What is "For God, Glory and Gold" ?

300

Moctezuma was the _____________ emperor of the Aztecs.

What is sixth?

300

During his 8 month journey to Tenochtitlan Cortes gathered ____________.

What is allies? (by killing the nobles to frighten the a city into submission)

400

Family history.

What is genealogy?

400

_______ omens foretold Cortes' arrival. 

What is eight?

400

After conquering the Aztec empire, the conquistadors were given _____________________.

What is haciendas?

400

The Aztec High Priest was also called ____________________________.

What is Huey Tlatoani?

400

The things Cortes did that was the downfall of the Aztecs.

What is:

-block the canals of Tenochtitlan

-Prevent food from reaching the capital

-Did not give the Aztecs food for 75 days

500

Country under the control or protection of another.

What is protectorate?

500

The things Aztec rulers did to build the most powerful civilization.

-expand the empire for the glory of their god Huitzilopochtli 

-receive payments of generous tribute and taxes 

-profit from trade and marketing throughout the empire 

-take captives to be sacrificed to their goals

500

Spanish warfare tactics.

What is Spanish planned surprise attacks and killed as many enemies as possible?

500

When Moctezuma was held hostage his advisors saw him as weak because _______________________________________.

What is Cortes replaced Aztec idol statues with Roman Catholic saints?

500

The translator and mistress to Hernan Cortes.

Who is Dona Marina?

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