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The Awesome Aztecs
How did Aztec government solve its problems of a growing population?
The Aztecs decided the answer to many of their problems was war. The Aztecs demanded tribute from conquered tribes. Tribute was paid in the form of food, clothing, building supplies, captives, and whatever else of worth the conquered tribe might owe. Either the tribe paid the tribute, or Aztec warriors would sacrifice the entire tribe to the Aztec gods. Government