Inca Early Settlers

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Inca Early Settlers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the first civilization to form in the Americas? 
    • A. 

      The Inca

    • B. 

      The Norte Chinco

    • C. 

      The Clovis

    • D. 

      The Numero Uno

  • 2. 
    Which early American culture practiced cranial surgery and head elongation?
    • A. 

      The Craniacs

    • B. 

      The Paraca.

    • C. 

      The Nazca

    • D. 

      The Monte Deceves (M.D.s, for short)

  • 3. 
    The first people to live in the Andes Mountains were hunter-gatherers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What are the Nazca people best known for?
    • A. 

      Early, successful brain surgery.

    • B. 

      Huge figures carved into desert sands.

    • C. 

      They built the first cities in the Americas.

    • D. 

      They were the first to use math to define a line (the “Nazca Lines”)

  • 5. 
    Which early culture’s capital city, Chan Chan, included 9 palaces?
    • A. 

      The Chimu

    • B. 

      The Palace Verdes

    • C. 

      The Chanclan

    • D. 

      The Royal Tinanboms

  • 6. 
    What did the Inca people call their emperor?
    • A. 

      Inti

    • B. 

      Matum Bo

    • C. 

      Sapa Inca

    • D. 

      Incadinka Do

  • 7. 
    Who was Pachacuti?
    • A. 

      The first Inca ruler to expand the Inca empire.

    • B. 

      The first Inca ruler to catch a case of “cutis.”

    • C. 

      The first Inca ruler to die in battle.

    • D. 

      The first Inca ruler to claim he was the son of the sun.

  • 8. 
    What does the name Pachacuti mean in the Quechan language of the Inca?
    • A. 

      World shaker.

    • B. 

      Booty-shaker.

    • C. 

      King of kings.

    • D. 

      Son of the Sun.

  • 9. 
    Who did Pachacuti consult before going to war?
    • A. 

      The gods.

    • B. 

      His dead father’s mummy.

    • C. 

      His wife.

    • D. 

      The tribal elders.

  • 10. 
    Which of the following was a way that Pachacuti convinced other tribes to join the Inca empire?
    • A. 

      He threatened them with his military.

    • B. 

      He convinced them that they would be wealthier as part of the Inca empire.

    • C. 

      He bribed their leaders with luxury goods.

    • D. 

      He built schools, roads, and bridges for them.

  • 11. 
    Why was the Inca empire known as the land of the four quarters?
    • A. 

      There were four sacred mountains in the empire,

    • B. 

      It was divided into four quarters for ruling purposes.

    • C. 

      Inca gods lived in four parts of the sky.

    • D. 

      That’s how many periods were played in Pachacuti’s favorite game.