social studies

Ancient Civilizations

Mesopotamia

3500 B.C. - 2000 B.C.

Ancient Egypt

3100 B.C. - 1070 B.C.

Indus River Valley

2500 B.C. - 1700 B.C.

Huang Ho Valley (Shang)

1700 B.C. - 1122 B.C.

Ancient Greece

800 B.C. - 338 B.C.

Ancient Rome

509 B.C. - 476 B.C.

Ancient Rome

Rome founded by Romulus and Remus

753 B.C.

Rome becomes a republic, in which citizens can elect leaders

509 B.C.

Rome extends its rule to all of the Italian peninsula

275 B.C.

Rome controls a; of the Mediterranean region

50 B.C.

Julius Caesar becomes dictater of Rome, ending republic

44 B.C.

Julius Caesar murdered by senators

44 B.C.

Caesar Augustis takes over as emperor

27 B.C.

Roman Empire hits its peak

117 A.D.