<div><b>1200AD- </b>The Inca tribe, led by Manco Capac, founded the city of Cuzco in the Cuzco Valley region. </div><div><b>1572AD-</b></div><div>The Spanish execute the last of the Inca emperors, Tupac Amaru, signaling the end of the Inca Empire. </div> www.ushistory.org
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Quechua is an Amerind language with about 8 million people in Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia and Argentina. Quechua was the language of the Inca empire which was destroyed by the Spanish in the 16th century.</span></div> youtu.be Angela (on the right) was my host grandmother during my time in the Peace Corps. She is an admirable woman. See her chatting with her friend here in their na...
<div>The men wore long sleeveless shirts or tunics. The women wore long dresses. Both men and women would wear capes or ponchos to keep them warm during the winter. The peasants and the nobles wore similar fashions. Of course the clothing of the rich was made from finer cloth and was more decorated.</div><div>Hairstyles were an important part of Inca fashion. The type of hairstyle you wore told people your social status as well as what group, or ayllu, you were from. </div><div><br></div> www.crystalinks.com
<div>The religion of the Inca was closely tied into the everyday life of the Inca as well as with their </div><div>government. They believed that their ruler, the Inca Sapa, was part god himself. </div> www.machupicchu-inca.com
<div>What people ate depended a lot on where they lived. Corn, squash, and beans were the main staples of their diet, but they ate other things as well including tomatoes, peppers, fish, and ducks</div> s1.thingpic.com
<div>Incan farmers planted crops on the steep peaks of the Andes by using agricultural terraces seen at the ruins of Winay Wayna in Peru. In the highest altitudes of the Andes, freezing temperatures are pretty much guaranteed at night. The Incas used this to their advantage by bringing potatoes to these chilly environments and letting them freeze beneath a cloth.ncan farmers planted crops on the steep peaks of the Andes by using agricultural terraces like these seen at the ruins of Winay Wayna in Peru.</div> r.hswstatic.com
<div>Incan architecture is the most significant pre-Colombian architecture in South America. The Incas inherited an architectural legacy from TiwanakuIn. It includes some of the most finely worked stone structures from any ancient civilization. Inca buildings were almost always practical and pleasing to the eye. They are also remarkably uniform in design with even grand imperial structures taking on a similar look to more humble buildings, the only significant differences being their much larger scale and quality of finish.Incan architecture is the most significant pre-Columbian architecture in South America. The Incas inherited an </div> 173.83.136.222

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