The Incas

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Mummies of the World
1. What is a mummy?
2. What other civilization mastered mummification?

Mummies of the World Part 2
3. Who conquered the Incas? When?

Lost Worlds.
4. What name did the Inca give their empire?
5. What city was at the center of the Inca world?
6. How many subjects lived in the city?

Ice Treasures of the Inca - Read the introduction and then click Next.
7. Where were the Inca from? What continent is this in?
8. Why was the annual planting festival celebrated?
9. How tall is Mount Ampato?
10. What mountain range is Mount Ampato in?
11. How long is the mountain range?
12. What was the lower summit covered with grass used for?
13. What shell was sacred to the Inca?
14. What did the men find buried in the ice?
15. How much did she weigh?
16. What were the men worried about might happen?
17. What god do the people of Colca Canyon worship?

Lost Empire
18. How many miles long was the Inca system of roads?
19. Who was the Spanish conquistador responsible for the conquest of the Incas?
20. What was the name of the Inca emperor?

Lost Empire part 2
21. What was Machu Picchu used for?
22. How high in altitude was most of the Inca empire?
23. What disease helped wipe out the Inca?
24. What did Pizzaro acquire vast amounts of?

Death of the Inca
25. What disease nearly destroyed the Inca?
26. What happened when the Inca king died?