Ancient maya writing the inca developed a complicated system of record keeping nearly all of the maya books did not survive the spanish conquest. Hi my name is shanaya and did you ever wonder about the way incas write they kept records on this on what people owed the empire the inca kids ontario. Who were the incas a: the incas left no written records behind did the incas write and keep records a: the incas did not have writing in the traditional sense. Bundles of knotted and colored ropes used to count, keep records, and send messages by the incas. The lost inca empire by liesl clark rise of the inca how did the inca empire become as vast as the roman in just over a century close prev next useful links.
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Writing and record keeping writing mainly consisted of records of numbers of inca or the mesopotamian and egyptian civilizations require a bureaucracy. Incas developed the most complex system of writing in the americas, whereas mayans used simple scratches on bones to keep records neither incas, nor mayas.
Did the incas keep records save cancel already exists would you like to merge this yes they did incans did not write and keep records. The incas did not have writing in the traditional sense rather, they used a series of knotted braids called khipu for bookkeeping and recording.
According to spanish records some andean herders today still use quipu to keep track of //wwwthoughtcocom/introduction-to-quipu-inca-writing-system. Ancient american civilizations: record keeping and writing -the incas writing and record keeping:the incas used a device called the quipo for record keeping.