Grade 5 NY Unit 5 Lesson 1 Quiz

State: NY
Grade: 5

1. The _____ were Latin America’s first civilization.

a. Aztec
b. Olmec
c. Maya
d. Inca

2. What was the capital city of the Aztec? .

a. Tenochtitlán
b. Cuzco
c. Copán
d. Chichén Itzá

3. The Maya built their cities with compass directions so _________.

a. they would not get loast
b. others couldn't find them
c. they could evenly distribute the land
d. the sun's rays would shine through on certain days

4. Which ancient civilization built its capital on an island in a lake?

a. Aztec
b. Olmec
c. Maya
d. Toltec

5. Which people called themselves the "Children of the Sun?"

a. Olmec
b. Inca
c. Maya
d. Aztec