The Americas

Gabe Salomon

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Achievements

Similarities

  • All had a polytheistic religion
  • All had agriculture-based economies
  • Aztec and Inca had an Emperor
  • Maya and Aztec built pyramid
  • Aztec and Maya had accurate 365 day calenders
  • Aztec and Maya held public human sacrifices
  • Maya and Aztec were located in Mexico

Differences

  • Mayan had a king that ruled over city-states
  • Inca had a large road system through the mountains
  • Aztec religion was based on warfare
  • Inca sacrificed llamas instead of people
  • Inca was located in the Andes Mountains

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