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Maya (250AD - 900 AD) 

Most advanced civilization is ancient Americas 

The Maya inherited the basic culture of Olmecs
Organized into city states including: Tikal, Palenque, Uxmal) 

Religion very important class

Priests which rules the city states 

Stepped pyramids dedicated to gods, and human sacrifice. 

Real names given at puberty 
Flat noses and broad/long noses 

Intellectual Tradition 
Hieroglyphic writing
Number system, number for zero 
Books of bark

Advanced in astronomy (calender) math