The Inca

The Incas

Incan terrace farming.

Terrace Farming in the Incan capital city of Machu Picchu. (Jorge Lascar, Wikipedia Commons)

The Inca empire was found in present day Peru. They lived in the Andes mountains which means that their civilization was heavily influenced by geography.

Had many achievements like terrace farming. The Incas would cut steps into the sides of mountains in order to get more flat land and surface area for farming.

They connected their large empire with a series of roads.


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