Do You Understand Ancient Aztec? Take This Quiz

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Do You Understand Ancient Aztec? Take This Quiz

The Aztecs were a Mesoamerican culture that flourished in central Mexico in the post-classic period. Tenochtitlan was the capital city and center of the Aztec Empire and served as the capital until Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortes conquered the Aztecs. Test your knowledge of the Aztecs by taking the quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When and where did the Aztec Civilization take place ? 
    • A. 

      It took place between 1300 A.D. - 1521 A.D in Mesoamerica.

    • B. 

      It took place between 1900 A.D. - 1999 A.D. in South America.

    • C. 

      It took place between 1500 A.D. - 1521 A.D. in Mesoamerica.

  • 2. 
    What was the capital city of this empire?
    • A. 

      Cancun

    • B. 

      Tenochtitlan

    • C. 

      Belize

  • 3. 
    How many moths did the Aztec calendar have?
    • A. 

      50 months

    • B. 

      30 months

    • C. 

      18 months

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the unique and interesting agricultural sysyetm of the Aztec ? 
    • A. 

      Pochtecas

    • B. 

      Chinampas

    • C. 

      Maguey

  • 5. 
    How did this empire fall?
    • A. 

      English people conquered the empire in 1900.

    • B. 

      Spanish people conquered the empire in 1521.

    • C. 

      French people conquered the empire in 1600.