The Americas

by Tanaya Jones

Compare and Contrast

Maya Inca Aztec

-developed before and during -emperor died from sudden illness -built chinampas

the classical period -worshiped many gods -had its own king

-Never formed an empire -powerful class served the gods -city of wonders

-carried long distance by sea -had medical advances -one single ruler

-majority were farmers -mastered metal work and weaving -majority was commanders


-Built great civilizations in Central, south America, and Mexico.

-all farmed and had different techniques

-grew corn, beans, and squash

-advanced technology