Quiz: You'll Only Get 10/15 On This If You're Of Mayan Descent

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Do you have Mayan ancestry?

Answer these questions about Mayan culture, including questions about food, religion, architecture and sports!

 Aug 17, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
Who overtook the last remaining Mayan civilizations?
The French
The Spanish
The British
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these were one of the countries the Mayans inhabited?
Belize
Panama
Australia
3 of 15Pick your answer!
Structures built by the Mayans include stone temples and _______.
Pyramids
Tipis
Underground caverns
4 of 15Pick your answer!
Where were the Mayan civilizations located?
Southern Europe
Egypt
Mesoamerica
5 of 15Pick your answer!
What is Mayan writing and symbols called?
Angular Scripture
Hieroglyphs
Straight script
6 of 15Pick your answer!
A modified version of this Mayan game still exists today, what is it?
Ulama/Ball Game
Cricket Trigon
Bocce Ball
7 of 15Pick your answer!
What did Mayans do to purify the body?
They would fast
They consumed papayas
They took sweat baths
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Mayans named their children based on what?
The order they were born in
What their first cry sounded like
The day they were born
9 of 15Pick your answer!
Who were the Mayan temples resting places for?
Loved ones who passed away
The Gods
The King and Queen
10 of 15Pick your answer!
What was the Mayan civilization located in the middle of?
A rainforest
A desert
The mountains
11 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the famous complex of Mayan ruins on Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula?
Pyramid of the Sun
Chichen Itza
The Red Pyramid
12 of 15Pick your answer!
What complex time keeping device did Mayan mathematicians and astronomers create?
The sun dial
The calendar
The watch
13 of 15Pick your answer!
How did Mayans believe they could communicate with the gods?
By building tall structures
Through praying
Human sacrifice
14 of 15Pick your answer!
What green gemstone did Mayans use in many of their arts and crafts?
Emerald
Jade
Garnet
15 of 15Pick your answer!
What food was a staple in Mayan cuisine?
Corn
Green beans
Buffalo meat
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