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The Aztecs

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★ Aztecs are people who dominated Mexico up to Spanish colonial period in the 15th century.

★ The city-capital of the Aztec people was Tenochtitlan, the site of present-day Mexico City.

★ They spoke Nahuatl, a language that is still spoken today.

★ Daily worship was determined by a calendar consisted of 260 days, divided into 20 weeks of 13 days.

★ Each hour, day and week was ruled by a certain god.

★ The Aztec empire was invaded by Hernando Cortez in 1519.

★ In 1521, Spaniards tore down the buildings, destroying the city of Tenochtitlan.

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