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or corn

maze

2

or buildings from which people could study the sky

observatories

3

raised roads across water or wet ground

causeways

4

or Spanish conquerors

conquistadors

5

was a conqueror

Hernan Cortes

6

the Aztec emperor

Moctezuma

7

began to expand Inca territory

Pachacuti

8

an official Inca language

Quechacuti

9

or stonework

masonry

10

on of the ruler's sons

Atahualpa

11

they were conquistadors led by

Francisco Pizarro

12

of daily life

aspect

13

they might have decided to (blank) against there rulers

rebel

14

their (blank) is to find gold and silver

motive

15

instead, government officials decided to (blank) goods collected

distribute