Inca communities valued family. Births, marriages, and funerals were very important events. The Inca had arranged marriages, but no formal dowry.
The Inca people were conquered by the Spanishconquistadors in 1532 by Francisco Pizarro. Many Inca that survived were treated with trepanation to treathead injuries from war.
The Inca road system was massive and most advanced transportation system in South America. It was about 25,000 miles lng and used for trade and communication. Where the land was swampy, the Inca built a causeway.
Inca men and women worked in the fields using simple tools, and often in teams, or they raised livestock or fished and hunted, depending on their location
The Inca King held most of the power The Incas kept lists of their kings so that we know names likePachacuti Inca Yupanqui (reign 1438-63)Thupa Inca Yupanqui (reign 1471-93)
In Inca religion, the sun god was believed to be the ancestor of the Incas. They held festivals for the god and celebrated with animal sacrifices and ritual dances.