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Xiuhtecuhtli: Quiz


Question 1: Feasts were held in honor of Xiuhtecuhtli to keep his favors, and human sacrifices were burned after removing their ________.
TorsoCirculatory systemHeartLymphatic system

Question 2: Every four years a more solemn version of the festival was held at the temple of Xiuhtecuhtli in ________, attended by the emperor and his nobles.
Lake TexcocoTenochtitlanMesoamericaMexico City

Question 3: Many of the attributes of Xiuhtecuhtli are found associated with Early Postclassic ________ warriors but clear representations of the god are not common until the Late Postclassic.
TeotihuacanMaya civilizationOlmecToltec

Question 4: [30] Food was consumed ritually, including shrimp ________, after first offering it to the god.
MexicoMexico CityTamaleEcuador

Question 5: The ________ word xiuhuitl means "year" as well as "turquoise" and "fire",[10] and Xiuhtecatl was also the god of the year and of time.
NahuatlNahua peoplesMesoamerican languagesMayan languages

Question 6: In ________, Xiuhtecuhtli ("Turquoise Lord" or "Lord of Fire"),[2] was the god of fire, day and heat.
TezcatlipocaAztec mythologyHuitzilopochtliAztec religion

Question 7: [3] He was the lord of volcanoes,[4] the personification of life after death, warmth in cold (________), light in darkness and food during famine.


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