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Cradles of Civilization: South America (Grade 5)

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Cradles of Civilization: South America

1. 
Civilization in South America began in what part of Peru?
  1. The Pacific Coast
  2. The Andes Mountains
  3. The shores of Lake Titicaca
  4. The Amazonian Rainforest
2. 
Norte Chico was the earliest civilization in the Americas.
  1. True
  2. False
3. 
The presence of pyramids,                , and the Staff God at Norte Chico sites suggests a link to later Andean civilizations.
  1. quipus
  2. writing
  3. potatoes
  4. molded pottery
4. 
Before the discovery of the Norte Chico culture, which culture was thought to have been the first civilization in South America?
  1. Inca
  2. Moche
  3. Chavin
  4. Tiwanaku
5. 
Moche ceramics were of poor quality.
  1. True
  2. False
6. 
What technique did the Wari introduce that allowed for farming in the mountains?



7. 
What caused the collapse of the Chimu civilization?



8. 
The Inca borrowed their god Viracocha from which site?
  1. Caral
  2. Wari
  3. Chan Chan
  4. Tiwanaku
9. 
What was the name of the Inca capital?
  1. Cusco
  2. Sipan
  3. Pikillaqta
  4. Chavin de Huantar
10. 
At its height, the Inca Empire was the largest empire in the world at the time.
  1. True
  2. False

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