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When did they exist?
1100 AD - 1533 AD
What were their major crops?
Potatoes and corn (20 varieties), varieties
What were special agricultural things that they did?
They created terraces for farming
What did they do to their cities?
Created an advanced road system and created bridges
What was their water supply?
They had advanced aqueducts
Where did they live?
Southern American area
Peru
Chile
Argentina
Bolivia
Andes Mountains
Did they have a written language?
No
How were they defeated?
by Pizzaro and the Spanish who brought hourses
How was their society organized?
They had a government
Kings, priests, royalty were in charge
How did they make clothes?
They wove Llama and alpaca wool
What was their religion like?
They were polytheistic, they had many gods
How did they please the gods?
They sacrificed humans, children and animals
Which was one of the most important god?
They considered the Sun - Inti - like a living god and it was one of the most important gods
Did they have a calendar?
Yes
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