Aztec Civilization Vs Mayan Civilization

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I believe that the Mayan civilization was a stronger and more intelligent civilization than the Inca and Aztec civilizations. I will talk about why the Mayan civilization and its achievements and history and much more. As well as the other two civilizations and why I think the Mayan civilization is sophisticated and civilized and ultimately better. One of the huge things the Mayans had for them was their intelligence. An example of a smart decision the Mayans made, was starting out in highland. This would be an excellent place to start developing a civilization due to its great military position. Though the Mayans weren’t the only ones to do this. The Mayans didn’t just live in highlands, there were people (mostly traders and farmers) that lived in lowlands.This was a good decision because traders could easily navigate. When you had leave town to trade you wouldn’t have to walk down a mountain to do so. "Mayan Geography - Crystalinks." Mayan Geography - Crystalinks. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Sept. 2016. The Mayans religion was very different from the Aztecs and the Incas. The Mayans were a bit more sophisticated and not as brutal. At least when it came to religion. The Mayans didn’t believe in human sacrifices, unlike the Aztecs and Incas. But were still a polytheistic…show more content…
An example of one of these achievements was an accurate calendar, and advanced astronomy. In addition to that the Mayans had their own written language. It was one of the very first written languages. The Incas and the Aztecs didn’t their own written language which is another reason why I think the Mayans are better. One thing I think the Incas and the Aztecs did just as well as the Mayans, is architecture. They all created large and grand temples for gods. By the Arrival of the Spanish in the Early 16th Century, However, Most of the Maya Were Village-dwelling Farmers. "Mayan Religion - ReligionFacts."Mayan Religion - ReligionFacts. N.p., 10 Nov. 2015. Web. 09 Sept.

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