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Atahaulpa

Last Incan leader before his kingdom fell to Pizarro. He offered lots of gold to Spanish for his freedom but never succeeded. Killed his brother.

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Mochtezuma II

Last leader of the Aztecs. Probably killed by Cortez and was also abducted by him.

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Francisco Pizarro

Explorer who discover the Inca and took over the city.

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Christopher Columbus

“Discovered” the americas and led was the first to go from the old world to the new world in return in Europe and make it a significant deal.

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Salem Witch Trials

A series of which trials in throughout the 1690s, where women were accused of being witches and tortured and killed.

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“New World”

The americas

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“Old World”

Europe, Asia, and Africa

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Mississippian Culture

A culutre along the Mississippi where people lived permanently. They also developed the bow and maise

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Mound Builders

Not a specific group but a tradition of making massive art works made of mounds in the ground.

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Mayans

A group located on the Yucatan peninsula. They were great mathematicians and constructed great temples as well as made Tikal

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Pueblo

A large communal house made of stone that was used by Native Americans in the South western area of what is today the US, also a group of people who came after the Anasazi

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Anasazi

Group that lived off the Colorado river. They build buildings similar to apartments and used terraced fields and irrigation

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Mesoamerica

Area in Central America where the Mayan, Olmec, and Aztec lived

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Inca claim

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Aztec claim

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Mayan claim

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Columbus route

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<p>Tenochtitlan on map</p>

Tenochtitlan on map

Tenochtitlan on map

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Cuzco on map

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Macho Picchu on map

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Amazon on map

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Cortez

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Tikal on map

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