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When was the myans height

300 ce

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Chichinitza

City with buildings to honor rule and gods

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Myan advances

Writing
Zero as a placeholder
Astronomy
Calendars

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Myans religion

Animistic
Offerings

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Decline

abandoning cities

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Tenochtitan

Capitol built on a island

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Aztec government

5-10 million
Harsh rule
Rebelled

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Aztec religion

Polytheistic
Hunan sacrifice

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Huitziloponchtll

Sun God

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Quetzalcoatl

Serpent God

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Motezuma

Cruel ruler

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Cortez

Came with horses and men and thought to be a god

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Incas location

South America

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Incas government

Divided into groups
Military and diplomacy

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Quechua

Incas official language

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Inca cities

Conquered and all the same

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Inca road system

14000 miles long stone and pavement

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Quipu

Knitted strings recording data

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Inca gods

Helped power of state
Nature

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Mamakuna

Woman who assisted sun worship

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Inca decline

Huayuna took control , died, sons took over and split it