What were the major cities in Mesoamerica?
Which Mesoamerican civilization was most important to history?
What was the first city in Mesoamerica?
What was most important to Mesoamerican societies?
Is Peru a Mesoamerica?
What region is known as Mesoamerica?
What was the greatest city in the Americas during the height of the Aztec culture?
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Who came after the Olmecs?
What was the greatest contribution of Mesoamerican revolution?
What is the capital city of the Aztecs?
Is Mexico City Tenochtitlan?
How many city states were part of the Aztec empire?
Is Mexico City Aztec or Mayan?
During the Aztec period, Mexico City was initially built over a lake, the Lago de Texcoco. Aztecs built an artificial island by dumping soil into the lagoon. Later, the Spaniards erected a second Mexico City atop the ruins of Tenochtitlán. Tenochtitlán was founded in 1325 A.D. by the Mexicas.