Best Answer
User Avatar

Wiki User

14y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do you compare the Mayas and the Olmecs?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Identify the major skills of the olmecs and the mayor accomplishments of the Mayas?

major skill of olmecs

Why do we know more about the Aztecs than the olmecs or Mayas?

We know more about the Aztecs than the Olmecs and Mayas because the Aztec civilization flourished later in history, during the 14th to 16th centuries, coinciding with European exploration and documentation. The Olmecs and Mayas, on the other hand, were earlier civilizations, with the Olmecs dating back to around 1200 BCE and the Mayas reaching their peak between 250-900 CE, leaving less direct historical records for us to study.

What are ancient amaricans achievements?

Before the European's began to explore the Americas, people were already living in them. Groups such as the Mayas, Olmecs, and Incas lived in these lands.

How was the olmec civilization important to the Mayas?

No one helped me on this question so FIND IT YOURSELF YOU LAZY PEOPLE.

Put them in order olmecs Maya mound builders anasazi?

The Olmecs,1500 B.C.- A.D. 300 Mound Builders, 1000 B.C. - A.D. 1500 Mayas, 500 B.C. - A.D. 900 Anasazi, 100 B.C. - A.D. 1300 Reference: Harcourt Horizons copyright 2005,

Did the shoshone leave a written record?

No, before the 19th century there was no writing system in use among any tribe in the Americas except among the civilisations of Central America (Olmecs, Toltecs, Aztecs, Zapotecs, Mayas and so on).

Who are the early people of Mexico?

The Olmecs The Olmecs

Teotihuacan was greatly influenced by the?


Are Aztecs the ancestors of Mexicans?

That's a very broad question. But yes Aztecs are one of Mexican ancestors but so are Mayas, Toltecs, Olmecs and even Spanish.

Identify and describe elaborate native civilizations that developed in south and central America and in Mexico?

The Olmecs, the Toltecs, the Zapotecs, the Teotihuacan Civilisation, the Aztecs and the Mayas (all these inhabited a region which corresponds roughly to nowadays Mexico), plus the Incas, the Moche, the Nazca a.s.o.

Photo of the olmecs home?

were did the olmecs live most of the time they lievde

What type of buildings did the olmecs build?

The Olmecs plainly made pyramids