History: Mayan

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History: Mayan

What was the Mayan name for the Jaguar God of the Underworld? Could you also please type the website where you found it? I only found that Cum Hau was the God of the Underworld. I don't know if it was a Jaguar God.

history

Which most accurately describes how religion impacted the Mayan culture? mayan priests performed human sacrifices to appease the angry gods the maya shared spiritual beliefs and cultural characteristics with their rivals, the Aztecs the maya believed in pacifism, nonviolence,...

Us history

Can someone please give me some information on why Alfred Thayer Mayan was for imperialism? Thanks(:

History

Converted to the Mayan number system, what would be 152 and 100? I'm confused as to how it's set up.

New Mexico State History

Which of the following factors made possible political independence in Mexico? 1. The destruction of Tenochtitlan by Hernan Cortes 2. The conversion of native people to Catholicism 3. The weakening of the Spanish Empire 4. The rise of the Mayan civilization I think B.

World history

Inca and Aztec empires were similar in that both A. Developed from Mayan civilization B. acquired empires by means of military conquest C. Independently developed iron technology D. Depended entirely on oral record keeping

please check(Social studies)

1.A 2.C 3.C 4.C 5.A 6.C 7.A,B AND C PLEASE PICK 1 I CAME UP WITH ALL 3 1. The popul Vuh indicates that the mayans valued A. agriculture B. architecture C. government D. arts 2. Mayan temples were built to honor A. the stars B. the mayan calendar C. mayan rulers D. the spanish ...

social studies

Which of the following statements about mayan and modern cultures is true

Language Arts Grade 8

Can I get a list of the table of contents of the Mayan: Popol Vuh.

S.S

what does the indus river valley have in common with the Mayan civilization ? I need help on my study guide

3rd grade, social studies

What are some of the accomplishments of the Olmecs, Mayan? Why are they considered to be advanced communities?

SPANISH

TRUE OR FALSE The Mayan calendar was not as exact as the European calendar in the year A.D. 200. ¡help!

History

Which best describes how the Age of Discovery affected religious practices of indigenous peoples in the New World? spanish explorers set out to convert the Mayan empire in present-day Mexico to Islam hernan Cortes set out to convert the Aztec empire to Calvinism Francisco ...

Social studies please help!

Compare Mayan civilization to another ancient river valley civilization. Include at least two similarities.

World History

Which accurately describes 19th-century revolutions in Latin America? Simón Bolívar mounted a revolution against Spain, gaining independence for Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, and Columbia. Fidel Castro, a devout reader of Marx and Lenin, organized a coup to overthrow ...

History

Which accurately describes Simón Bolívar’s impact on South America during the 19th century? he led a useful invasion of the Aztec empire in present-day Mexico he led an invasion of the Mayan empire in present-day Peru he led a successful armed revolution against the ...

Social Studies

Until the 1700s, the mayan calendar was much more accurate than any calendar used in... A. the United States B. Europe C. China D. the Middle East

Social studies

Mayan priests interest in astronomy led to the creation of ____. A. a 365-day calendar B. A book of rules C. Human sacrifices D. Cave paintings Which one is correct ? Please help

cultural studies - world history

Hey. I have to write about Mayan and Aztec civilization. Well, first of all, it has to be a diary, as if I'm going back in time and visiting those two civilizations. Basically, it's like I'm visiting Mesoamerica and I have to write down a diary entry on what I see [things like...

Scocial Studies

most brazilians are descendants of which combination of ancestors? A.Mayan,mexican, and mestizo B.Native American, african and european...(my answer B) C.portuguese, spanish, and incan D.spanish, ladino

Social Studies

Which early civilization had a well-organized, unified empire with an elaborate system of roads covering more than 10,000 miles?   Iroquois Aztecs Mayan** Incas can someone check my answer please?

History

Which accurately describes why European nations were so eager to fund expeditions to the New World? european nations funded expeditions to the new world to gain lands, natural resources, and eventually income european nations funded expeditions to the new world to discover new...

Social studies

what was a common theme shared by the mayan and aztec civilizations? The tardes fue with dutch And french They were both interested in astronomy They shared similar marriage customs•• They were nomadic and traveled in clans

Social Studies

What was a common theme shared by the Mayan and Aztec civilizations? a. they traded fur with the dutch and french b.they were both interested in astronomy c. they shared similar marriage customs d. they were nomadic and traveled in clans.

Social studies. NEED HELP ASAP

What is a common theme shared by the mayan and Aztec civilizations? They traded fur with Dutch &French.** They were both into astronomy. They shared similar marriage customs. They were nomadic and traveled in clans.**

Geography

Can someone please check if my answers are correct? 16. Although most of South America lies within the tropical latitudes a. climate and vegetation differ greatly in the region b. cold ocean currents keep the air cool and dry c. there is little tropical vegetation on the ...

History

2. Which of the following statements is the most accurate depiction of the Aztec Empire? A. It was a highly centralized, tightly administered monarchy developed through military conquest. B. It was a confederation of localities linked by a feudal allegiance system in which a ...

philosophy

According to some acienct mayan philosophers the world is supposed to end in 2012. Is this true? They were responsible for predicted world war 1 and 2 and 9/11 as well. This all happened, and also their calander ends in this year. What is going to happen in 2012?

physics

Mayan kings and many school sports teams are named for the puma, cougar, or mountain lion Felis concolor, the best jumper among animals. It can jump to a height of 13 ft when leaving the ground at an angle of 40.4°. With what speed, in SI units, does it leave the ground to ...

physics

Mayan kings and many school sports teams are named for the puma, cougar, or mountain lion Felis concolor, the best jumper among animals. It can jump to a height of 13 ft when leaving the ground at an angle of 40.4°. With what speed, in SI units, does it leave the ground to ...

physics

Mayan kings and many school sports teams are named for the puma, cougar, or mountain lion Felis concolor, the best jumper among animals. It can jump to a height of 11.2 ft when leaving the ground at an angle of 43.8°. With what speed, in SI units, does it leave the ground to ...

physics

Mayan kings and many school sports teams are named for the puma, cougar, or mountain lion Felis concolor, the best jumper among animals. It can jump to a height of 12.2 ft when leaving the ground at an angle of 44.2°. With what speed, in SI units, does it leave the ground to ...

History

Which accurately describes the actions of Hernán Cortés during the Age of Discovery? upon arriving in the Americas, Cortes conquered the Mayan empire and gained control of present-day Panama upon arriving in the Americas, Cortes conquered the Aztec empire and gained control ...

Social Studies

1. What did the Mayan calendars track? a: religious celebrations and battles b: religious celebrations and the seasons c: games pok-­ta-­tok and the seasons d: games of pok-­ta­-tok and battle i think it is A

california history

what is a good topic for a history presentation ca history only between the years 1850-1870.

History

Which one of the following would be a primary source??? A) Your history book B) A letter from a soldier C) A picture of pyramaids D) A website about history HELP!!!

History

Anti-history. what are some reasons persons feel that history is not relevant

history

How Did Human History in North America during the period in the Prologue of a History of the United States Differ from the events in Asia, Eurasia, and Europe

world history

What distinguished the first centuries od Islamic history from the early history of Christianity and Buddhism? What simialrities and differences characterized their religious outlooks?

AP US History Exam

Is it worth it to study for the AP US HIstory or AP European history exams the night before, or should I just get a lot of sleep and eat breakfast?

LNU

math In a class of 50 students it was found 21 are taking English 14 are taking Math 28 are taking History 7 are taking Math and English 10 are taking Math and History 11 are taking History and English 3 are taking all three courses 1.)Make a Venn Diagram summarizing these ...

History

Hi! Are there any reputable sites where I can access visual sources? This is relevant for modern history (I need a cartoon on Stalin/Kulaks/collective farms) and Ancient History where I'm studying Akhenaton. Thanks

Social Studies

1. The Mound Builders primarily lived in what regions? Select all that apply. 2. What was a common theme shared by the Mayan and Aztec civilizations? 3. What was the initial reason for Columbus' journey to the New World? 4. Based on this excerpt from the text, what impact did ...

7th grade history

Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?

Math

Kevin found that 15% of the 40 students in his history class said that history was their favorite subject. How many students like history the best?

history

we are doing this debate. i am on the history team. why is history more important than math, art (lit included), social sciences, natural sciences. and what are those subjects' flaws

world history

help please.... why was the International Organizations important In history? Whay was the Reconstruction of Europe and Japan important in history?

Math History

I need to know the history of integers for a test tomorrow. I have searched numerous history and math sites, but none tell a specific person. Does any one know who it is or where I can find this information?

US History

Why is history important to be studied? Include 3 events in history as supporting evidence. How are these events relevant today?

Social studies

1. Which name describe 200 million africans who are descendants of the people who migrated from West Africa more then 4,000 years ago A. Savanna B. Sahara C. Bantu D. Mali 2. One thing that makes piecing together the history of sub-saharan Africa easier for research is oral ...

History

What made the Great Depression unprecedented? Were the measures taken to end the longest economic downturn in American history consistent with the principles of the Progressive Era or a radical redirection in American history?

History

I have a choice of taking AP history my freshmen yr or Honors, from a tutors point of view, if am getting a 98 in history now, should I take the AP? I know this isn't really hw, but if you can give me any suggestions, I'd really appreciate it! Thanks! It's okay if you don't ...

history

How did human history in North America during the period described in the Prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? Be specific prologue in text book the american nation a history of the united states

Grade 9 Algebra Question 2

2. PYRAMIDS When climbing an ancient Mayan pyramid, the Johnson family noticed that the bottom of each side of the pyramid started with 50 large stones. The next step up had 45 large stones, the next step up had 40 stones, and so on. Write an equation to represent the number ...

history

How did human history in North America during the period described in the Prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? Be specific. How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450? this is using the american nation: a history...

us history

I have an AP US History test tomorrow and need to make a study guide. One of the words/phrases is The Virtuous Republic. I cannot find a definition for U.S. History what The Virtuous Republic is. Thanks!

English

Read the following sentences write whether each underlined clause is the main clause or a subordinate clause The words in () are the underlined clause. We studied the Mayan calender, (which I thought was fascinating) subordinate Lyndon B. Johnson, (who was born in Stonewall,) ...

history

from 1867 to present day. what would be three defining moments of canadian history? 3 moments that reflect independence in some way-( i got the constituion act of 1862, the history of the canadian flag and .....?

History

Could someone please help with these questions? How has history between 1865 and 1945 shaped our current society? I know that history between 1865 and 1945 gave the people of America the ability to grow and become a more knowledgeable nation. I feel that it was also a time in ...

More Math

There have been about two years before the birth of Christ for every 3 years of history in all. If 4,000 years passed before Christ's birth, what is the total number of years in history? (Years BC)/(Years AD + Years BC) = 2/3 4000 y = (2/3)(Years AD + Years BC) 6000 y = (Years...

math

The Mayan Empire, which ruled Central America for centuries, had two calendars. One calendar was the same as ours, 365 days long (without leap year). The other calendar was 270 days long, the length of a woman's pregnancy. If both start on day one at the same time, then after ...

math-algebra

The Mayan Empire, which ruled Central America for centuries, had two calendars. One calendar was the same as ours, 365 days long (without leap year). The other calendar was 270 days long, the length of a woman's pregnancy. If both start on day one at the same time, then after ...

History

How did human history in North America during the period described in the prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450 How was North American history described in the prologue? ...

HELP! HELP ap world history

thuycydides posited that political situations recur in similar fashion and the study of history is therefore of great value in understanding the present. in reference to aiding in your developing a historical understanding of world history, what do you think this means? HELP

Social Studies (Check my answers please!)

What did the Mayan caldenders track? 1. Religous celebrations and battles 2. Religous celebrations and the seasons ** 3. Games of pok-ta-tok and the seasons 4. Games of pok-ta-tok and battles The Aztech capital of Tenochtitlan stood on the site of present-day_______. 1. Los ...

history -history teacher if poss

for my history homework i need to answer this question Explain why the Peace Settlement was changed in the years 1920-1928. ive looked but can`t find anything its due in tomorrow and i can`t find anything. please can someone help.

World History

The Mongols have a terrible reputation in history as pillagers who destroyed all that met their path. How does this depiction of the Mongols compare with the same people who brought the Pax Mongolia? help please, I don't get it. I have to do this for History, But I don't know ...

sociolinguistics

does anyone know what a superposed language is? To superpose is to place something OVER something else. In this case, if you are talking about a language, you would be taking a new language and making it the language of common usage. Example, if you are an immigrant into the ...

History (Jamestown) repost for ronnie R.

AP US History - ronnie rodman, Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 8:29pm hi i need heelp on a history project i need to know how jamestown got its name thank you vey much

English- textual history

What does it mean to research a textual history of a work? i.e. Hamlet's textual history

English/ History-Urgent

Was there a person in history whose personality changed dramatically in his/ her life? Who was he/ she? I did google search but still had no ideas? Can someone please give a name of person who changed dramatically in history? Any help will be appreciated. Thank You.

Math

beverly, chris, pat, and sandy are andy's mother, father, sister, and brother. Sandy, who is the oldest, is not andy's father. beverly is older than pat and chris. pat is not andy's sister. what is each persons relation to andy? Why can nationalism be a unifying and diving ...

history

•Review “Origins of the Cold War” in Ch. 27 of American History and summarize the revisionist and post-revisionist interpretations of the Cold War. Does our interpretation of history ever change

Social studies

1.What was a common theme shared by the Mayan and Aztec civilizations? A.They traded fur with the Dutch and French. B. They were both Interested in astronomy (C.) they shared similar marriage customs. D. They were nomadic and traveled in clans. 2. What was the initial reason ...

AP US History

How did the compromises made when writing and ratifying the Constitution encourage the development of political factions? Compare and Contrast the effectiveness of Washington?s and Adams' presidencies in obeying and promoting the Constitution during their administrations. Does...

law-major help?

Hi, my friend and I both want to be lawyers. we finally talked after a long time of not seeing each other and we got on the topic of college. and majors. etc. i asked her what do u want to major in? she goes "history.. for LAw" i'm like you want to major in history law!? i was...

History (Unit 2 History exam Unit 2 Lesson 10)

Hey guys! I need help in my History unit 2 exam for 8th grade, I was wondering if any of you took it yet and could help me with some of the questions... I really need help it's very hard! >.< Can u pretty please help? T-T

SS

1) ___________ make up the majority of the population in Guatemala. Spaniards Incas Mexicans Native Americans 2. One challenge that makes it hard for the Mayas to retain their land is that they are more likely to think of themselves as ______ than _______. Maya, Guatemalan. ...

history/engllish-thesis

I need help writing a thesis for my history day project, my person is Sacagawea and this years theme is leaders and their short and long term legacies. I don't exactly know where to start. Sacagawea has played a big role in the discovery of Louisisana territory, making her one...

english

rewrite this. Do you know what history is Here is one answer it is everything humans have done and thought here is a more specific answer History is the first story of events it is the story of nations and persons how people began writing is a part of history so is the Hundred...

Social studies

Mexico's economy is based largely on? a.) oil exports b.) mining c.) agriculture and live stock •• d.) industry ___________________________________ 2. Many indigenous people in Guatemala live in the mountains because? a.) it is the only land available to them •• b.) ...

social studies

1) ___________ make up the majority of the population in Guatemala. Spaniards Incas Mexicans Native Americans 2. One challenge that makes it hard for the Mayas to retain their land is that they are more likely to think of themselves as ______ than _______. Maya, Guatemalan. ...

History (URGENT)

What is the History of Haiti? I need brief and main points stating the history of Haiti. Because I have to talk about it briefly in my Travel Tourism commercial for an assignment. I'm having trouble getting the main points. Please help, this is urgent. THANK YOU.

SOCIAL STUDIES HELP PLEASE?! c:

1) ___________ make up the majority of the population in Guatemala. Spaniards Incas Mexicans Native Americans 2. One challenge that makes it hard for the Mayas to retain their land is that they are more likely to think of themselves as ______ than _______. Maya, Guatemalan. ...

U.S. History

Why was Susan B. Anthony important in history? A: Susan B. Anthony was important in history because she was one of the leaders of the National Woman Suffrage Association. She also helped form the International Concil of women in1888. This organization represented the rights of...

History

Which of the following is a biased statement about Texas History? Texas was a republic for 10 years Annexing Texas would anger Mexico Expansionism was a noble improvement for American History**** The Texas Republic faced a great deal of conflict with the American indians

history

How did the advances in steel production and oil refining affect US industry History

history

how does the study of history of the United States help you become a better citizen any views?

Ap U.S. History

Does anyone know where to get chapter outlines for Liberty Equality Power: A history of the american people

history

what is the meaning of this quote you reap what you sow and how can i make a history event out of it thanks

U. S. History

How did human history in North America differ from Asia, Eurasia, and Europe?

world history

i don't know the tesis of this article of " the worst mistake in the history of the human race"

History

I asked the history question below...Is they impacted on the population and language correct?

history

Discuss the major consequences of Alexander the Great's death on world history.

U.S history 8th grade

who was the founder of roanoke island? that is the last question on my U.S history worksheet!!!!!

History

can someone help me make a really short, brief history of Chad,Africa?

History

What event in the U.S. History took place at Appomattox Court House in Virginia?

History

Identify and discuss two factors that have revolutionised world history

Art history

Do i have to write about an artist for my poject on prehistoric history

U.S HISTORY ASAP PLZ HELP

how would history be different if missouri compromise did not happen?

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