Answer the following questions in essay format using multiple specific examples from the reading by McAnany and Gallareta-Negrón and the video Cracking the Maya Code.1. Discuss the process of decoding Maya hieroglyphics in full detail using the information you gained from watching Cracking the Maya Code. Be sure to discuss at least 3 specific people who made breakthroughs and the stages involved in the process.2. Discuss the argument about Maya collapse that McAnany and Gallareta-Negrón present in their chapter Bellicose Rulers or Climatological Peril? What is their conclusion? Discuss in detail the evidence they use to make their argument? Dis you find their argument convincing? Why or why not?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrbsz-7gns8 (Cracking the Maya Code)