AP World History

Time Periods

Organization and Reorganization of Human Societies

600 B.C.E. - 600 C.E.

Regional and Transregional Interactions

600 C.E. - 1450 C.E.

Global Interactions

1450 C.E. - 1750 C.E.

Industrialization and Global Integration

1750 C.E. - 1900 C.E.

Accelerating Global Change and Realignments

1900 C.E. - 2016 C.E.

Europe

Roman Republic

509 B.C.E. - 29 B.C.E.

Roman Empire

29 B.C.E. - 476 C.E.

Middle East

Egypt (Old Kingdom)

2686 B.C.E - 2181 B.C.E

Egypt (Middle Kingdom)

2134 B.C.E. - 1690 B.C.E.

Egypt (New Kingdom)

1549 B.C.E. - 1069 B.C.E.

Umayyad Caliphate

661 - 750

Abbasid Caliphate

750 - 1258

Tanzimat Era

1840 - 1876

East Asia

Shang dynasty

1600 B.C.E. - 1046 B.C.E

Zhou dynasty

1045 B.C.E. - 256 B.C.E.

Qin dynasty

221 B.C.E - 206 B.C.E.

Han dynasty

206 B.C.E. - 220 C.E.

Sui dynasty

581 - 618

Tang dynasty

618 - 907

Song dynasty

960 - 1279

Yuan dynasty

1271 - 1368

Ming dynasty

1368 - 1644

Qing dynasty

1644 - 1911

Republic of China

1912 - 1949

People's Republic of China

1949 - 2016

South Asia

Harappa

3000 B.C.E. - 1500 B.C.E.

Mohenjo-daro

2600 B.C.E. - 1600 B.C.E.

Southeast Asia

Americas