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


Similarity’s


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


-all farmed and had different techniques


-grew corn, beans, and squash


-advanced technology