What was the usual consequence of an Aztec conquest?
The Population of the New World was Decimated The Native cultures of the New World were warlike and tended to fight first and ask questions later, so there was much conflict and many Natives were killed in battle. Others were enslaved, driven from their homes, or forced to endure starvation and rapine.
What effect did Spanish exploration have on the Aztecs and Incas?
The Spanish brought horses, guns, and other weaponry with them which frightened the Aztecs. The Spanish also brought the disease smallpox. Since the Aztec people had never been exposed to the disease, thousands died as it spread throughout Mexico.
What impact did the Spanish conquest have on the Inca empire?
The Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire, also known as the Conquest of Peru, was one of the most important campaigns in the Spanish colonization of the Americas….Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire.
|Result||Decisive Spanish victory Incan Empire destroyed Last Inca emperor Atahualpa executed Resistance broke out but ultimately destroyed|
What killed the Inca?
Do the Incas still exist today?
“Most of them still living in the towns of San Sebastian and San Jeronimo, Cusco, Peru, at present, are probably the most homogeneous group of Inca lineage,” says Elward. “It is also remarkable that in these contemporary Inca nobility families, there is a continuity since pre-Columbian times,” says Ronald Elward.
How many years after Machu Picchu was built it was abandoned?
Is Machu Picchu a 7 Wonders of the World?
Declared as one of the New Seven Wonders of the Modern World on July 7th, 2007, this majestic Sanctuary belongs to the List of World Heritage of Unesco since 1983. Machu Picchu is one of the most representative touristic attractions of Peru, regarded as a masterpiece of architecture and engineering.