The Americas

  • 250

    Mayan culture bursts

  • Period: 250 to

    Mesoamerica: Maya

  • Jan 1, 700

    Mayan warfare breaks out

  • Jan 1, 1200

    Inca's establish their own small kingdom in the valley

    Inca finally settled on fertile lands in the Valley of Cuzco.
  • Period: Dec 7, 1200 to Dec 7, 1521

    Mesoamerica: Aztec

  • Jan 1, 1325

    Aztec's founded the city of Texacoco

    Aztec's listend to their sun god and founded the city of Texacoco, Their sytem of people include Nobles, Commeners, Slaves, Military Leader(who is head of the society),King
  • Period: Jan 1, 1400 to Jan 1, 1532

    South America: Inca

  • Dec 7, 1428

    Aztec's join with two other city-states

    Aztec's joined two other city-states Texacoco and Tlacopan to become the leading power.
  • Jan 1, 1438

    A powerful and ambitious ruler, Pachacuti takes the throne

    Under his leadership, the Inca expanded quickly, conquering all of Peru and then moving into neighboring lands.
  • Jan 1, 1500

    Mayans were divided into small weakend city-states

  • Jan 1, 1500

    Aztec's have an extraordinary urban center

    Aztec's had a large market, so large that Hernado Cortes wrote that their market is bigger than Spain's market
  • Jan 1, 1500

    Inca's ruled an empire that stretched 2,500 miles along the western coast of South America.

    It stretched from Ecuador in the north to Chile and Argentina in the south
  • Jan 1, 1500

    INca's are at the height of it's glory.

  • Mayans abandoned their cities