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Is the concept of a new world useful?
Compare and contrast the Aztec conquest to the inca and maya In history we the people have found to realize that the Maya, Aztec, and Inca culture was one of the most incredible findings of their accomplishments. The Maya, Aztec, and Inca civilizations were really smart in topics of engineering, writing, agriculture and astronomy. Also all three had their beliefs, and good with agriculture. All three cultures used great technologies in their agriculture like slash and burn, terrace farming. They all hunted for religion, they had a huge belief with the people spread throughout each region. They all had a lot of interest in the use of chocolate in the region, and cultivation. They all were pretty much the same just different beliefs. Differences Between the Maya, Aztec, and Inca Empires. The Maya empire was located in what was a thick jungle on the Yucatan Peninsula. ... The Inca also terraced hillsides in order to grow much of the same crops the Maya did. In addition, they constructed irrigation canals and herded llamas and alpaca for wool and meat The ancient civilizations of the Americas all had fascinating features, some alike and some different. The Aztec, Maya, and Inca all farmed but had different techniques. The Aztecs built floating gardens while the Maya burnt down forests to plant gardens and the Inca farmed steep areas by building terraces. All three civilizations grew corn, beans, and squash. The Aztec, Maya, and Inca all worshipped many gods and used human sacrifices in their religions. The Aztecs, however, performed more human sacrifices than the other civilizations and often sacrificed prisoners of war. The Aztecs sacrificed several thousand people to the gods each year, often in brutal ways. All three of these civilizations had advanced technology, including building huge pyramids. The Inca’s greatest advancements included irrigation systems, terraces, and road building. In comparison, the Aztecs developed a calendar and floating gardens. Lastly,

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