Effects of Colonization for the Aztecs

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When the Aztec civilization was taken over by the Spanish, many things changed. Some of the changes include, war and violence, religion, disease and population decline, the destruction of culture and cities, Spanish rule and land owner ship; and a few positive effects. When Cortès and group of 11 ships and five hundred men set out to explore Mexico and the Central American Coast, they had no intention of finding a huge …

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…the Aztecs, there were some positive ones as well. Being cut off from the rest of the world meant that others had technologies that they didn't, and this was certainly the case the Spanish. They got new technologies, as well as getting rid of some terrible rules; sacrifice and tribute etc. With the Aztecs no longer imposing the rule and the Spanish ruling, the Aztecs eventually died out, but still leaving their mark in history.