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Unit 8 Maya

Mayan Civilization

maize a type of corn grown in Mesoamerica
Maya a civilization that reached its height with 40 city-states in the tropical lowlands of Mesoamerica between AD 250 and 900
Mesoamerica a region that stretches from the central area of Mexico to the northern part of Central America
classic age a time when a civilization reaches its greatest power and influence
Pacal king of the Mayan city-state of Palenque
Mayan ball game a competition using only the head, shoulders, and hops to bounce a hard rubber ball through a high stone ring
observatories buildings from which people study the night sky
codex a folded Mayan book with colorful picture words painted on bark or animal hide
Created by: mrs.fehr