Mayan Achievements

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The magnificent Maya. The Maya were great people who lived in Mesoamerica. More than a thousand years before the Spanish arrived; the Maya built a great civilization. What was the Maya`s most remarkable achievement? With using the criteria`s of: scale, genius, effort, and significance; we will see what they were. The Maya`s remarkable achievements were: trade networks, calendars, and the number system; However their most remarkable achievement was building cities. Three good examples of the remarkable achievement by the ancient Maya were trade networks, number system, and the calendar. The trade network reached across Mesoamerica from southern Mexico to Honduras (Doc A). The Mayan`s carried many products on these routes including cocoa, basalt

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