History of Central America

Parent Category: History
History of the region between Mexico and South America including Houduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, and Panama


The Spanish and Aztecs fought because the Spanish wanted the gold and natural resources. It was actually the Spanish who had started the battle. Plus the Aztecs fought because the Spanish killed Montezuma.
The Classic Mayan period was from c. 250 to 900 and was the period which saw the the peak of large-scale construction.
The women wear a blouse called a huipilli, and wore skirts called cueitl. . The men wore cloth that went around there waist. . Men & women were required to wear sandals. Te poor went bare foot. . i love shaeane
the Mayans used chocolate as money and food to eat.
Yes, it is. But there are large clearings, and there has been muchremoval of the foliage that overgrew parts of the location between1250 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 theYucatan Peninsula in Mexico. Many of them still speak a modern-dayversion of the Mayan language and even more of them still practicethe Mayan religion (See Popol Vuh for the text of their "bible").They are more than just the indigenous peoples of Mexico...
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 Mayabelieved we would only start a new baktun ...a new age (not the endof the world). The only one who knows when life will end is "thegreat modeler-maker, spirit of the Earth and sky!"
At its pinnacle Aztec culture had rich and complex mythological andreligious traditions, as well as reaching remarkable architecturaland artistic accomplishments. A particularly striking element ofAztec culture to many was the practice of human sacrifice. In thebeginning stages of Tenochtitlan,...
Aztec nobles were believed to be the only method of communicationto the gods of Aztec Mythology. Sort of like priests. The populacewanted to please the gods so the people who could speak to themwere very important
Aztecs believed that if a pregnant woman saw an eclipse, her baby would be born with a cleft pallet.
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.
We do not know. It may have been at the same early and unknown timeas the Egyptian and other great world pyramids were built. But itmay have also been later on when the Aztec were at their height inpower which is about the time of the Roman Empire.
La Revolución cubana es el principal resultado del movimientorevolucionario cubano de izquierda que provocó la caída del régimendel dictador Fulgencio Batista, y la llegada al poder del líder delEjército Guerrillero, Fidel Castro, comenzó el 26 de Julio de 1953
Yes. the majority were computer programmers.
Malinalli Tenepatl, who acted as interpreter as well as advisor to Hernan Cortes. She is often regarded as mother of the first mestizo.
The Maya were settled mostly in Mexico's YucatanPeninsula which rose from underwater and was made primarily of reefmaterial. The lack of fresh water to drink was always a strugglefor Mayan society and, as a result, the majority of Mayanpopulation centers were built near cenotes (see-NOH-tays),...
Montezuma was the 9th, and last Aztec ruler.
No, the world ending in 2012 was an urban legend.
Did the aztecs eat dogs, and yes they did :D
He was fair-skinnedand bearded.
Yes they did:) Im also trying to find more information about it as well but . this is a brief of what they did. The Vikings worshipped their gods by performing animal sacrifice they also occasionally sacrificed humans . sorry its not much but yeah a little :) Okay i have more information : ...
so no preditors will take your food or healthy suplys and you can get water for free
The bible does not exactly say which gods that Terah worshipped. Wedo know that he worshipped idols. Some believe that he worshippedmultiple gods and goddesses.
It's important because it helped them farm successfully so that they could get food.
Before 1325 AD, the Aztec or Mexica people were a nomadic tribe that wandered throughout the land, looking for a place to settle and build their capital. Their state religion awaited the fulfillment of an ancient prophecy: that the wandering tribes would find the destined site for a great city whose...
Some. Mayans have enhabited Mexico for thousands of years,including Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador. Nowadays, there are manypeople of these countries with Mayan ancestry but then, Mayanscannot be considered only Mexican; also Mexican people cannot beconsidered of just Mayan ancestry either. The...
Empire is partly correct as it was an Empire but that isn't arelevant answer. As far as i know and i like studying about theaztecs, no actual group of people founded the aztecs it was a sortof culture that just slowly came to be.
Religious ceremonies including human sacrifice
The Most Powerful Group Among The Aztecs Were The Mexicas .
There will be a solar eclipse, many will think it's the end and will commit suicide.
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.
the aztecs send their message by
Of course: The Aztec civilization, which was destroyed by the Spanish Conquistadores.
The Aztecs where feared by the Spanish when the Spanish had arrived. This is because they didn't have reinforcements. Also the Chichimec tribes and the Apachean Tribes. NOTE: All of the minor tribes feared them because they didn't have power or good military.
India's Indians or Native America's Indians?
Many of the natives died of small pox. This helped the Spanish takeover the Inca empire.
No, Akon is not an Indian.
it started in 1519 and ended in 1534
Aztecs found Tenochtitlan where today Mexico City (Mexico) is located on March 13, 1325. New Mexico is a US state, which has nothing to do with such events.
the environment had forced them it adapted
Older copper coins of this type need to be seen for the best idea of value because per grade the prices increase from $21.00 to $240.00 depending on the grade of the coin. Take it to a coin dealer or collector for grading.
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.
Aztec girls would help with chores around cooking and cleaning, while the boys went to school. Girls weren't allowed to go to school.
Why did the mayans build observations
will someone please answer this question
Machine gunss, butter knife, spoon, and tactical nuke
Only with the remaining city-states of Mayan culture.
tee trees are real
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 youget missions from people from cartoon network like one person isBen 10, Double d, and dexter ....no i havent playeed that game sorry to say it sounds kinda gay
It made them really sick and most of them died.
The Aztecs lived on mountains, jungle ,deserts ,and plains
what happened to the Mayan culture The great mystery of the Mayas talks about what happened in theancient jungles of Guatemala and Mexico.
The Aztec Empire flourished in the Central American territories between the 14th and 16th centuries CE/ AD.
The Spanish thought that the Aztec's were crazy because they sacrificed living human flesh a held the human's beating heart up to the sky , then ironically burned thousands alive at the stake. - He called the gods devils and evil things. Conquistador Hernando Cortes retreated his...
Yes. Even so, that the Mayan numeral system was much more complex than the decimal system we use now: Maya numerals were a vigesimal (base twenty) numeral system.
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...
It is unclear that there is a single answer to this question, because the Incas were a wide-ranging group of tribes. For about 100 years before the Spanish conquest, there was a united Inca kingdom with a seat at Macchu Picchu. The design of the temple there indicates the Inca worshipped the...
the gods told them to stop when they found a eagle on a cactus eating a serpent and they found it there on the island
There is officially 216 Documented Victims of CHÉ GUEVARA in Cuba Between 1957 TO 1959, directly by his hand or by his order to execute. Although his ultimate death toll is in the thousands for those killed during military operations that he lead. He was ultimately killed in Bolivia for...
Where: central region of Mexico. When: from March 13, 1325 when the Aztec people founded their capital Tenochtitlan (today Mexico City) until "The fall of Tenochtitlan" on August 13, 1521 at the hands of Spanish Conquistadores .
what are the similarites between the Mayan numbering system and roman numerals
You would be staying between Cancun and Tulum, on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula.
She went to school until she was twelve years old and worked until she was fifty six. She invented a paper bag machine that helped many people over the years.
The Aztecs lived in the middle of a salt-water lake, and were surrounded by streams that flowed into the lake, and mountains. The mountains were great defense, because they would see the troups of other tribes coming from miles and miles away, and then would have hours to prepare weapons, and get...
montuzuma is history but his wife is tipalzquixocntzin he was aslo king
Both atecs and Incas reched their peakes in the early 16 century
they didn't leave they started eating each others skin horrible did you know that's one of their foods.
The national flower of Cuba is the "Mariposa blanca" which translates into English as "White butterfly flower."