2 What are the five characteristics of civilization? Bell-RingerWhat are the five characteristics of civilization?Advanced citiesSpecialized workersComplex institutionsRecord keepingAdvanced technology
3 Write a description of the relative location of the Maya Civilization The Maya lived in the southern part of ________________.They would have lived in the modern countries of…Their empire stretched from southern Mexico to…_________between the__________ and the ____________.
11 Tikal Tikal was an advanced city. Tikal was a city-state. Tikal was in northern Guatemala.50,000 people lived in Tikal.Tikal had pyramids.Tikal had temples.Tikal had palaces.Tikal had a ball court.
12 Complex Institutions City-states were independent. City-states had alliances.City-states exchanged goods.City-states traded flint and feathers.City-states traded shells and honey.City-states traded salt and cotton.
16 Technology The Maya developed two calendars. The Maya developed a religious calendar.The Maya developed a solar calendar.The religious calendar had 260 days.The solar calendar had days.The calendars were linked together.Mayan astronomers were fascinated with the planet Venus and its movement.