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they were literally sacrificed
what would happen if someone lost a game of football or soccer?
Toltee
topiltzin- greatest leader
Olmec
created their own calendar, writing system, and number system
Olmec
giant stone faces represented Gods and to seperate demons from village.
Olmec
"Mother civilization"- oldest
Mayans
pictographs and astrology
Toltee
created soccer/football
Mayans
Itzamna- supreme god
Anasazi
"Ancient People"
Anasazi
lived in houses with no doors or windows on the first floor
Olmec
Rain God- Jaguar
Anasazi
used adobe in building their pueblos
Olmec
everything had to do with religion
Mayans
counting glyphs (dot and bar)
Anasazi
4 corners- Utah, Colorado, N. Mexico, Arizona
Mayan and Toltee
both taken over by Aztecs
La Venta and Teotihuacan
PLace of Gods and Avenue of the dead
Anasazi
Kachina Dolls, praised gods. some beautiful and some ugly
Anasazi
they had religious ceremonies in Kivas
Anasazi
LIved on Mesas or high flat-topped hills
Mayans
believed in 2012 the world will wipe out and start over.
Mayans
human sacrifices- in order for crops to be good, good weather, sacrificed virgin girls. considered an honor
Toltee
small people, short ceilings and short steps.
Chichen Itza
mix between mayan and toltee
Anasazi
many died before they were 40 from arthritis and falling off cliffs
Anasazi
lived in cliff houses to protect them selves from enemies and snow
Toltee
War- Like
Mayans
Yucatan Peninsula
Toltee
believed in same gods mayans did
Toltee
Quetzalcoatli (plumed serpent) and Tezcatlipoca (smoked mirror) Chakmool (red jaguar)

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