the Mayans used chocolate as money and food to eat.
Yes, it is. But there are large clearings, and there has been much removal of the foliage that overgrew parts of the location between 1250 and 1850 AD.
Mayan Empire was not organised by a single person,but it was saidto be a combination of separate entities with a common culturalbackground.
Today, there millions of Maya living in the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. Many of them still speak a modern-day version of the Mayan language and even more of them still practice the Mayan religion (See Popol Vuh for the text of their "bible"). They are more than just the indigenous peoples...
A large percentage of people on Earth are Christians, therefore a very large number of people also believe in the end of the world.
Nope it's all fake, some people say that the End of the World is on December 21,2012 but we had so many Earthqukes in the past and a lot of debris from Space like Meteors and Asteroids headed toward Earth but most of that debris burns in Earth's atmosphere before landing on Earth and nothing happend...
OMG! We're all still here! That's because the Maya believed we would only start a new baktun ...a new age (not the end of the world). The only one who knows when life will end is "the great modeler-maker, spirit of the Earth and sky!"
the Mayan calandar was and still is important because it was the first calandar made and our present day calandars are based off of it.
Yes. the majority were computer programmers.
The Maya were settled mostly in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula which rose from underwater and was made primarily of reef material. The lack of fresh water to drink was always a struggle for Mayan society and, as a result, the majority of Mayan population centers were built near cenotes (see-NOH...
Atahualpa is one of the most familiar Incan leaders in my studies. This ruler was significant in that he was one who was taken in by the Spanish explorers putting trust in them therefore putting his people and the empire at risk.
India's Indians or Native America's Indians?
No, Akon is not an Indian.
the environment had forced them it adapted
India has a large population of Sikhs and Muslims. People belongingto both religions traditionally wear different types of hear wearusually known as a turban and a topi. Women do not wear thesekindof caps. The kind of head wear women of the subcontinent wear iscalled a Dupatta.
Why did the mayans build observations
No they built more than 100 cities
They got took over by the Spanish in the 16th century yah well does anybody play fusion fall it's online game where you get missions from people from cartoon network like one person is Ben 10, Double d, and dexter ....no i havent playeed that game sorry to say it sounds kinda gay
to flatten their foreskin.
what happened to the Mayan cultureThe great mystery of the Mayas talks about what happened in the ancient jungles of Guatemala and Mexico.
The Aztec calendar is 365 days without a leap day (Xiuh-Pohualli). Like the Maya, the 20-day constant of a 360-day calendar will create a cycle with their 13 days so that the days which cycle numbered 1 thru 13 will also have the 20 names meet with them every 260 days (Tonal-Pohualli, or ritual...
what are the similarites between the Mayan numbering system and roman numerals
Not only stab, they would rip it of from your body while you we're alive. Aztecs and Mayans used ceremonial daggers (like the replica bellow) to sacrifice people to the Gods, usually virgins, children and the losers of the Mayan Ball Game (and sometimes the winner too, but anyhow...). It was a...
Central America and parts in the Southern Mexico
Probably yes, even tough it might sound difficult, the Mayans might had contact with the US natives, we never know...I don't think there are any kind of evidence.
2012 was the end of the Mayan calendar so it was seen as the end oftime and the world
Name four achievements of Mayan civilization
Usually they have brown hair and most likely brown eyes, too. But, hardly ever do you ever see a Maya with light coloured hair or eyes.
The Mayans used their Calendar to predict astronomical phenomena such as the phases and eclipses of the moon and the orbit of Venus. They also predicted the seasons. They had worked out the mathematics for the calendar about 700 years into the future until December 21, 2012, when their culture was...
The oldest Maya writing has been found in Honduras. It does not indicate where they came from.
The writing system of the Maya was a syllabary. Each symbol stood for a syllable.
No one really knows how the Mayan civilization coll pased. It collapsed around 900 A.D.
mayan pyramids are about 3000bc
there is still some Indians but not in the usa only in south America
this has to do with the climate they had, and also the bad trade.
he Maya calendar is a system of calendars used in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, and in many modern communities in the Guatemalan highlands,Veracruz, Oaxaca and Chiapas, Mexico The essentials of the Maya calendar are based upon a system which had been in common use throughout the region,...
Chichen Itza is the name of an abandoned Mayan City in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. Unlike a number of other Mayan Cities, it was still occupied when the Spanish conquered the area. It is an important archaeological site. It has features of both Mayan and Aztec culture.
Most Mayan art emphasized religion.
The Itzas, credited with being wizards, flourished during the classic period from 300 AD to 900 AD.
The calender doesn't indicate the end of the world... it means the calender is ending, not the world. Imagine a thousand years from now, someone digs up your home, and finds that your computers calender wouldn't work after 3020 due to some programming bug... would that mean the world ends...
The Indian Gaur is a Vulnerable Species whereas the Indian Tiger is a Critically Endangered Species.
No clear predicitons were stated , but the calendar ends on a particular day in December,2012 so that's why people suggested the world might end . In addition to some drawings and carvings the Mayan did.
The Mayans were overrun by the Spanish.
The Maya calendar consists of several cycles or counts of different lengths. The 260-day count is known to scholars as the Tzolkin, The Tzolkin was combined with a 365-day vague solar year known as the Haab' to form a synchronized cycle lasting for Haab', called the Calendar Round...
The Mayans built Chichen Itza, which means "At the mouth of the well of the Itza." Itza is the name of an ethnic-lineage group that gained political and economic dominance on the northern Yucatan peninsula circa 600 AD.
No one can answer this question.
No. All of the people in Avatar are supposed to be of some Asian descent. In the universe itself, he is classified as Water Tribe.
The Maya culture was found in the Yucatan Peninsula which is in Central America.
When the Spanish came with the decimal number system, they replaced the Maya number system throughout the region. So the people of that region stopped using the Maya system and started using the decimal system of the Spanish.
mi don't know why math have to be so hard sometimes
The Mayans have several competing creation myths but it all comes down to the gods creating the Earth, then the mountains trees and such. They then want worshippers and try several times to create them - first of mud, then wood then of corn meal. The first two species were unsuccessful and were...
I think they lived in guatemala
no because jesus would not want the world to end on December 23,2012. ..... Today is 18 September 2017. Unless this is all just somehallucination provided by the Matrix, it doesn't look like theworld ended back in 2012.
Indians don't speak in Indian. They speak one of over 750 languages in India, including Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Malayalam, Punjabi, English, Urdu, etc.If you are talking about Native Americans, they also speak more than 750 different languages.
- Using deception, turning indigenous people against indigenous people ( Aztec vs. Aztec , Inca vs. Inca), paralyze the will of the population by a frightful deed. - controling lands, looking for gold, silver and slaves.
The Mayans are the oldest mesoamerican civilization
Yes,Mayan people are counted as Hispanics because they are the native Americans of the hispanic counties known as Honduras,Guatemala,andel salvador.
ladinos are either of mixed Maya and spanish ancestry
Some of their ruins and daily-life artifacts are found in museums and archaeological sites throughout the country; some aspects of their culture are embedded in modern Mexico, such as the coat of arms, food ingredients (maize/corns, turkey, squash plants, tomatoes, beans), day of the dead and many...
yes, papers like Indian country help promote the culture as do groups papers like the bqr zine and powwowwow because they target the younger generation.
Of course! they were one of the grater civalasations, great on astrology they build numbers, piramids, and invented the #0.
Mayan people made use of geography of their region by digging canals that carried water from the rivers to where they wanted the water to go
Because they hate each other.Why do they hate each other? Because they do; most hate is not, in any way, rational. It may be tied to conflict in their early history; it may be from mere proximity.It appears the ongoing cause for hatred would be that South India has a stronger economy while being a...
It was important to the Indians because they use it for many important celebrations and festivals for the queens and kings.
Capital punishment was common in Mesoamerican penal law for grave crimes such as theft, adultery (including rape) and murder. Restitution was common for lesser crimes, such as minor theft, fraud or personal injuries. If the offender could not repay for such minor offenses, it was a common punishment...
A liturgical calendar is used for religious purposes and divination and is usually based on lunar cycles. A regular calendar is used for civil or mundane purposes and is usually based on solar cycles.
Aztecs and Mayans developed their respective civilizations on central and southern Mexico, in an area known as Mesoamerica. Inca people were located on present-day Peru, in South America.
as grown ups say it maize
all i know is pacal. he was a ruler/ priest that became king at age 6 and took the crown at 12
They were conquered by Spanish conquistadors in 1521.
Maya cities usually battled each other to gain power and land.
In a time of racial inequality and gender and sex issues, there have been many conflicts between northern India brahmins and south Russian prostitutes
Maya are not extinct. They were forced to learn Spanish and are Southern Mexicans/Guatemalans
The Byzantine civilization was based on Roman, Greek, and Christian civilizations.
•The Maya area was initially inhabited around the 10th century B.C. Recent discoveries of Maya occupation at Cuello in Belize have been dated to around 2600 B.C• The Maya civilization extended throughout the southern Mexican states of Quintana Roo and the Yucatan Peninsula.•It also covered...
The names of the Mayan cities states are L: Uxmal ,Chicken Itza , Tikal Copan and Maya Pan
No. Atlantis existed 11,600 years ago. The Mayan Civilization existed up to 300 years ago, when it was conquered by the Spanish.
Yes! They didn't have a form of money.
From me personally, the Mayans were civilized. But really, the word "civilized" is a perceptual word. Some people might view things as civilized while some may not. It all depends on the hearer. Here are some things about the mayans... you may decide for yourself if they are civilized or not! :)The...
well one adventage is that it helps them FART as weard as it sounds another advantage is because of there pakaging numbers