Aztec Hierarchy

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The Aztec society was organised through quite a stable and strong hierarchy. Citizens were divided into three different groups the Nobles and the Commoners as well as the lowest hierarchy the Slaves. Each city-state had a local ruler who was under the rule of the King. The Nobles and Commoners also had their own hierarchy with the most powerful commoner having almost as much power as the lowest of the Nobles. Education was also very important to the Aztec society, Boys would be taught how to fight as well as military history and religion. Girls would be taught crafts such as cooking and sewing. There was also two different education systems for children who wished to become Priests. The Aztecs ran a very strict and orderly law system to enforce…show more content…
Handball, decoration and ceremony’s including dancing and singing were very accustom to the Aztecs and would occur multiple times through the months or even days in the Aztec civilisation.
The Aztec government was run through various systems. The basic element of the Aztec government was the Capulli. The Capulli meant that most of the time one family would not own their own land, several families would own a certain amount of land, the families would each select leaders and a small government system would be established. This leadership would be responsible for opening the school for the kids to attend and make sure taxes were collected.
The next system of Aztec government was the Nobility’s and the councils. Each Capulli had one main leader out of the leadership group and this person would form another group, the city council. The city councils held a lot of power in the Aztec government. Each council would have a kind of leadership group within it. 4 members would be chosen who would lead, and out of those there would be the leader of the city. This leader would not only control the city but the surrounding area to. Although the nobility provided leadership, they weren 't automatically put in government
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Human Sacrifice was something that would occur daily in the Aztec life. Handball, decoration and ceremony’s including dancing and singing were very accustom to the Aztecs and would occur multiple times through the months or even days in the Aztec civilisation.
The Aztec government was run through various systems. The basic element of the Aztec government was the Capulli. The Capulli meant that most of the time one family would not own their own land, several families would own a certain amount of land, the families would each select leaders and a small government system would be established. This leadership would be responsible for opening the school for the kids to attend and make sure taxes were collected.
The next system of Aztec government was the Nobility’s and the councils. Each Capulli had one main leader out of the leadership group and this person would form another group, the city council. The city councils held a lot of power in the Aztec government. Each council would have a kind of leadership group within it. 4 members would be chosen who would lead, and out of those there would be the leader of the city. This leader would not only control the city but the surrounding area to. Although the nobility provided leadership, they weren 't automatically put in government
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