Inca empire

Delve into the rich history of the Inca Empire and learn about their remarkable achievements. Discover the secrets of this ancient civilization and uncover the mysteries of their incredible engineering feats.
The Inca Empire was the largest empire in pre-Columbia America, and possibly the largest empire in the world in the early 16th century. The capital of the Inca Empire, Cuzco, was located where Peru is today. In this informational text, the author discusses the rise and fall of this great empire, as well as how the Incas were able to expand their reach. Quito, Ancient Ruins, Empire, Machu Picchu, Peru, Tiwanaku, Inca Empire, Inca, Tupac

The Inca Empire was the largest empire in pre-Columbia America, and possibly the largest empire in the world in the early 16th century. The capital of the Inca Empire, Cuzco, was located where Peru is today. In this informational text, the author discusses the rise and fall of this great empire, as well as how the Incas were able to expand their reach.

Avatar
Nada Noureddine Taki
Inca Empire | Stanford History Education Group

In the 15th century, the Inca drastically expanded the boundaries of their territory. This growth has often led scholars to seek to understand just how the Inca were able to expand their empire so quickly. In this Opening Up the Textbook lesson, students examine four sources to explore different accounts on what aided the Inca in their rise.

Avatar
Teacher Titus