The Mayan Empire

Mesoamerica
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written languageMayans are known to have the 1st _________________________ of the Western HemispherecavesThe Mayans believed that ___________ were the dwelling places of godscenotean underground chamber or cave which contains permanent waterEl Castillo at Chichen ItzaMayans built the temple and used it as a temple for a god. They built the pyramid in a perfect way to look at the stars. The pyramid itself was a solar calendar. Perfectly marked the equinoxes. Has 365 steps, one for each day.Chichen Itzaan ancient Mayan city located on the Yucatan PeninsulaSacbesa raised paved road built by the Maya civilization of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica.