• 1. 
    What was an ayllu in the society of the Inca Empire?

  • A group of families that worked a portion of land together
  • The king or emperor of the Inca
  • An area of land worked by the peasants for the king
  • A long skirt worn by Inca women
  • 2. 
    When was the only time that peasants did not have to work?

  • They got every other day off from work
  • During their vacation days
  • On the weekends
  • During religious festivals
  • 3. 
    What job did most of the Inca peasant men have?

  • Farmers
  • Artisans
  • Warriors
  • Fisherman
  • 4. 
    Who owned the land worked by the peasants?

  • Inca government
  • Peasants
  • The wife of the farmer
  • The local lord
  • 5. 
    True or False: The nobles had to pay taxes, but the peasants did not.

  • TRUE
  • 6. 
    What kind of clothing did the Inca women wear?

  • Long dresses
  • Short dresses and leggings
  • Shirts and pants
  • Sleeveless shirts or tunics
  • 7. 
    What were the homes of the Inca made with?

  • Wooden planks
  • Stone
  • Wood logs
  • Adobe bricks
  • 8. 
    True or False: Elderly people and people who couldn't work were usually left outside to starve.

  • TRUE
  • 9. 
    Which of the following best describes how peasant children were treated?

  • They were watched over all day by nurses in a preschool
  • The mothers carried the children around during the day in a cradleboard
  • They were left to take care of themselves
  • They were sent to school at an early age
  • 10. 
    True or False: The Inca government had inspectors that kept an eye on the people making sure they were working and keeping their houses clean.

  • TRUE
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