inca part 2

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Inca south America part 2 


 
  
Created Dec 5, 2011
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1
What is the Maritime hypothesis 
 
The idea that complex societies in this region could have developed from Marine economies without...
2
What site was located on the coast of peru was 150 acres -3,000 people and was Pre-ceramic?
 
Caral, it had platform mounds and net bags filled with rocks used as fill in monumental...
3
What was another preceramic site that was on the coast of peru 
 
El Paraiso, its economy was based off of cotton cultivation fishnets 
4
What were early horizon civilization?
 
Chavin de hanter, highlands Peru, Paracas culture
They were known for farming and animal...
5
Important archeologist who found chavin style 
 
Julio cesar Tello
6
The chavin style consisted of
 
Geometric and curvilinear designs with depictions of people, birds, snakes, jaguars. 
7
Paracas culture was well known for their...
 
Textiles, 40 indiv. were found buried in them in a crypt.Textiles had human and animal figures...
8
What were the civilizations of the intermediate period...
 
Nazca and moche 
9
where was the Nazca culture found...
 
Peru coastal 
10
What was a famous Nazca site and why was it famous?
 
Cachuachu, Peru was famous for Large geoglyphs 
11
what was was another early intermediate period culture?
 
Moche civilization
12
What does the word Huaca mean in Moche civilization?
 
sacred place natural or man made that has a living life force 
13
What is adobe?
 
Sun dried brick 
14
What is the largest Adobe structure in America?
 
Huaca del sol
15
What does Moche pottery depict
 
Male captives were sacrificed 
16
Moche civilization is well known for its...
 
Adobe strucutres 
complex irrigation system Elaborate burials from huaca...
17
Moche metal worka nd pottery were known for thier...
 
effigies and explicit depictions of sexual positions 
18
Important Moche site was...
 
Sipan site coastal peru
3 tombs found ROyal burial of ruler Sipan burial with...
19
What were civilizations of the Middle Horizon?
 
Huari Empire and Tiwanku empire
20
Where was city of Tiwanaku located..
 
lake titicaca Bolivia
21
What was a civilization of the late intermediate period?
 
Chimu empire 
22
what was the capitol of Chimu empire?
 
Chan chan coastal peru
23
Chan chan had how many ciudadelas (kings)
 
10 found. each royal residence was turned into a mausoleum 
24
What was split inhertiance? 
 
Means that each new kings must raise his own wealth, he does not inherit the old kings money...
25
inca empire was from the 
 
Late horizon period 
26
Who was the main founder of the Incan Empire?
 
Pachakuti, he defended cuzcos against the chanca in 1440 


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