ANTH 1140 Exam 2 Questions

  1. Why do Tikal and Dos Pilas have the same emblem glyph?
    In 648AD, the prince from Tikal had enough and left, taking the emblem glyph to a new site which he called Yax Mutal ("New Tikal"), or Dos Pilas
  2. The four existing codices:
    • Dresden
    • Paris
    • Madrid
    • Mexico City
  3. The codices were produced in what period?
    Post-classic
  4. At least four Maya cities show evidence of "strangers during the Early Classic Period. From where did these strangers come?
    Teotihuacan
  5. True or False: Maya Classic Periods were painted with images of people eating tamales, artists painting, and people drinking beverages.
    False
  6. A _________ is a supernatural composite creature that is composed of three parts, namely:
    • Chapaat
    • Bicephalic snake
    • Jaguar
    • Centipede
  7. Lintel 8 and 25 came from
    Yaxchilan
  8. In Lintel 25, the woman is _________________, the man is __________________.
    • Lady Xoc
    • Large Penis Jaguar
  9. Pakal was buried in the structure ____________________ at the site of ___________________. This discovery was made by _______________.
    • Temple of the Inscriptions
    • Palenque
    • Alberto Ruz
    • ***sarcophagus cover***
  10. What happens to Maya Kings when they die?
    • He goes down to the underworld, is planted, then rises into the sky
    • He becomes a deified ancestor
  11. After sealing the tomb and stairs, Pakal was believed to communicate with his descendants through a/an ________________.
    psychoduct
  12. True or False: J. Eric S. Thompson asserted that the Classic Period Maya were ruled by peaceful calendar-priests who erected monuments as part of their worship of time.
    True
Author
JKirkpatrick
ID
114233
Card Set
ANTH 1140 Exam 2 Questions
Description
Based off last year's exam (not on study guide)
Updated