Krishna Persaud AP World History Suter Hour Five
Stared int 722 BC by the King of Wu, carried on throughout the Sui, Tang, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties. Credit is given to the Sui Dynasty.
Strengthened by the Tang and Song Dynasties
Legacy of the Grand Canal
Paper currency of the Tang Dynasty
Credited for the invention of block printing
emperor of the Tang dynasty of China, ruling from 626 to 649
Said to have originated in Han China but credited to the Tang; Catalyst for Movable Type which was developed during the Northern Song Dynasty
Nara, the country's first permanent capital, was modeled on the Chinese T'ang dynasty (618–907) capital, Ch'ang-an
period in Japanese history when Buddhism, Taoism and other Chinese influences were at their height.
originally constructed as a Hindu temple of god Vishnu
the first government in world history to issue banknotes or true paper money nationally and the first Chinese government to establish a permanent standing navy. This dynasty also saw the first known use of gunpowder, as well as the first discernment of true north using a compass.
Neo-Confucianism has its origins in the Tang Dynasty
Discovered during the Song Dynasty
Ruled by the Mongols; took over the Song Dynasty
was the founder and first emperor of the Song dynasty in China.
Its sheer scope and size made it the world's largest paper-based general encyclopedia
Came First Via explorers
provided an individual-focussed alternative path to spirituality regardless of one's caste of birth or gender
refers to the various Muslim dynasties that ruled in India (1210–1526). It was founded after Muhammad of Ghor defeated Prithvi Raj and captured Delhi in 1192.
first wife and follower of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
Muhammad united Arabia into a single Muslim polity and ensured that his teachings, practices, and the Quran, formed the basis of Islamic religious belief.
first openly declared Muslim outside Muhammad's family.
Muhammad's departure from Mecca to Medina in AD 622
second of the four major Arab caliphates established after the death of Muhammad. This caliphate was centered on the Umayyad dynasty, hailing from Mecca.
third of the Islamic caliphates to succeed the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
founder and Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death
fifth Khagan of the Mongol Empire, reigning from 1260 to 1294. Emperor of the Yuan Dynasty
founder of the Timurid Empire in Persia and Central Asia. He was also the first ruler in the Timurid dynasty.
continuation of the Roman Empire in the East; Capital at Constantinople
Emperor and Empress of the Byzantine, tied to reconquer the "lost western half"
the collections of laws and legal interpretations developed under the sponsorship of the Byzantine emperor Justinian I
was a Greek Orthodox Christian patriarchal basilica (church), later an imperial mosque, and now a museum
Period of history of the Iberian Peninsula spanning approximately 770 years between the Islamic conquest of Hispania in 710 and the fall of the last Islamic state in Iberia at Granada to the expanding Christian kingdoms in 1492.
period from the earliest recorded raids
King of the Franks and the first Holy Roman Emperor
On 25 December 800, Pope Leo III crowned the Frankish king Charlemagne as Emperor, thus the "Holy Roman Empire" began
grand prince of Kiev, and ruler of Kievan Rus' from 980 to 1015
Ordered the First Crusade
Split between the Eastern and Western Church
First Norman King of England
fought between the Byzantine Empire and the Seljuq Turks on August 26, 1071 near Manzikert
taught by the academics of medieval universities and cathedrals in the period from the 12th to 16th Century
He was the foremost classical proponent of natural theology and the father of Thomism.
1453 captures Constantinople, ending the Byzantine Empire
Kingdom of England Vs Kingdom of France; Catalyst for The War of the Roses
he conquered Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul) and brought an end to the Eastern Roman Empire.
first European to sail around the southernmost tip of Africa
First European to reach India by sea.
Paints the Sistine Chapel
massive migration of people across Africa
Christian Kingdom in Northern Ethiopia
Capital of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe and the largest stone structure in precolonial Southern Africa.
Ruler of Mali
The empire reached its maximal extent in 1519 just prior to the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors
largest empire in pre-Columbian America, and possibly the largest empire in the world in the early 16th century.
the last Sapa Inca of the Inca Empire before the Spanish conquest
The ninth ruler of Tenochtitlan, reigning from 1502 to 1520.
First known European to discover America
He is known for his extensive travels. Over a period of thirty years, visited most of the known Islamic world as well as many non-Muslim lands. His journeys included trips to North Africa, the Horn of Africa, West Africa, Middle East, South Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia and China.
Originated in China; Spread throughout Europe; Killed Millions
Commanded expeditionary voyages to Southeast Asia, South Asia, Western Asia, and East Africa from 1405 to 1433.
Completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean.