The Americas: The Aztec & the Inca. Mr. Fenlon AP World History NHSS. The Aztecs. Rise of the Aztecs. Aztecs (Mexica) migrate to Lake Texcoco in central Mexico c. 1325 Founded city of Tenochtitlan in 1325 Empire started in 1434
AP World History
Chinampas were man-made floating islands 17’ long x 100’ to 300’ feet wide. Aztecs built over 20,000 acres of chinampas.
Temple of the Sun in Machu Picchu