Unit 1 #5 The first Indian civilization built on the Indus River. Climate of monsoons. The Indus people built modern looking plumbing. Almost every house had a bathroom and toilet ahead of other civilizations.
2000 B.C. - 1000 B.C.
Unit 1 #7 Chinese culture had strong belief in family, social classes and religious beliefs. Mandate of Heaven was divine approval believed by the government.
Technology and trade by the Zhou Dynasty
Babylonian Empire created
Unit 1 #6 Hammurabi reigned 1792-1750 B.C. and developed a Code of Laws
The Trojan War
Unit 2 #1 War between the Greeks and the people of Troy that lasted for 10 years.
Founding of Rome
Unit 2 #2 Stories of legend and myths of twin brothers Romulus and Remus.
Rome began as a Republic.
Became emperor of the Byzantine Empire for 38 years
The Persian Wars
492 BCE - 449 BCE
Unit 2 #3 Between Greece and Persia for almost half a century. Greece won.
Greece's Golden Age
477 BCE - 431 BCE
Unit 2 #4 Athens had growth in intellectual and artistic learning. Democracy strengthened.
431 BCE - 404 BCE
Unit 2 #5 Sparta declared war on Athens was becoming powerful and wealthy. Both sides signed a truce in the end.
Alexander the Great
356 B.C. - 323 B.C.
Unit 2 #6 Conquered Persia and Egypt
He was the king of Macedonia from 336 B.C. to 323 BCE
264 BCE - 146 BCE
Unit 2 #7 Three wars that led to the destruction of Carthage.
Unit 1 #8 Trade routes from China and India to the Mediterranean Sea
The Byzantine Empire
Unit 3 #1 Was what remained of the eastern Roman Empire.
Fall of Roman Empire
Unit 2 #8 Rome was overthrown by Germanic leader, Odoacer. He became the first Barbarian to rule in Rome.