The Maya

The Maya Empire, centered in the tropical lowlands of what is now Guatemala, reached the peak of its power and influence around the sixth century A.D. The Maya excelled at agriculture, pottery, hieroglyph writing.    

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How did they dress?

what did they eat?
they ate corn and meat that they hunted and treaded.

How did they get food?
they traded and hunted for their food.

How did the maya keep track of time?
The cycles of celestial bodies, particularly the Sun, form the basis of the Maya calendar.

How did they build?
The pyramids were built of stone, and covered with red-painted plaster, but this plaster has not survived.

what did the warriors look like?

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