Mesoamerican Brochure

By: Bella Holland, P-2, PX

Maya

Maya built memorials and over forty city's. Big cites were ruled by kings and queens and also priests. They had four classes ruled by the kings and queens.

Inca

Inca built many temples to worship there gods. They worshiped gods and nobles ran the government and army.

Aztec

Aztec built pyramids with detail and used lots of leather for there art. They used gold and corn for their money.

Farming Methods

Maya

They dug canals to get there water from the Nile river for there crops.

Inca

Dug out flat surfaces in the mountains for flat land to grow their crops

Aztec

They had floating crops like floating farms on the lake for water.

Invetions

Maya

They made a mathematical system and 0

Inca

They did the first brain surgery.

Aztec

They created chinampas like floating gardens on their lake.

Culture Traditions/Pastimes

Maya

Sloping foreheads were very important in their culture so, the mothers would push there baby's heads between two boards so they will be nobility

Inca

Every Inca citizen was assigned a very stick task in life, connected to their ages, gender and social position. For example children over fiver years of age had the responsibility of carrying water up to the fields where the grown ups were growing crops.

Aztecs

An Aztec bride and groom were brought together by a matchmaker, and a soothsayer helped couple pick a lucky day for the wedding.