Ancient Civivilization

Events

Hieroglyphics

3300 BC.

Old Kingdom

2700 b.c.e - 2200 b.c.e

They had great pyramids built as tombs for themselves

Khufu

2551 b.c.e - 2528 b.c.e

Middle Kingdom

2050 BC. - 1750 BC.

Egyptians enjoyed many great achievements in literature, art, and architecture.

The New Kingdom

1600 b.c.e - 1100 b.c.e

Pharaohs increased trade and had huge monuments built.

Hatshepsut

1473 b.c.e - 1458 b.c.e

Was Egypt's first female Pharaoh. Her biggest achievement/trade expedition was the African Kingdom of Ponto , "200 men in five ships brought gifts and trade goods."

Ramses The Great

1290 b.c.e - 1224 b.c.e

The first Pharaoh to make a peace treaty, Had a temple built for him and two days every year the sun will line up and shine down the halls and light up the statues.

songhai

800 c.e

Ghana

830 c.e

Mali

1230 c.e - 1600 c.e

Rosetta Stone

1799 - Present