This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: certain technologies. Key questions What are the different culture areas found in Latin America? Name some of the natural constraints and the adaptations to deal with the natural environment of early inhabitants of the following culture areas. Differentiate between the adaptations of complex societies (Maya, Aztecs, and Inca) and less complex societies of nomadic hunters and gatherers. Southwestern culture area Mesoamerican culture area o Maya civilization o Aztec civilization Northern South America and the Caribbean o Inca/Tahuantinsuyu The tropical forest Southernmost South America What are some of the explanations of the Maya collapse? What are chinampas and who developed and used the chinampas? What are terraces and why are they important adaptation strategies in the Andean region?...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/07/2009 for the course INDV 102 0 taught by Professor Oglesby during the Fall '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Fall '08