Mayan, Aztecs, and Inca Empires
Differences between the Empires
Incans- The Incans farmed corn, cotton, and potatoes on raised platforms of land. They believed in many gods, and they did offer some human sacrifice at times. They had one main King at the heart of the empire. They used war for conquest. They excelled in irrigation, terraces, monumental architechture, and roads. They were located in Cuzco.
Aztecs- The Aztecs farmed corn, beans, tomatoes, and squash. They also believed in many gods but the sun god was the most important. They also had some human sacrifice. They excellled in farming, their calendars, and architecture. They had different classes of people with warriors having a high social status. They had a very powerful centralized King. They were located in Tenochitlan.