World History Timeline Review Activity

Events

Humans First Domesticate Animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

Domestication is a process by where plants and animals changed to befit humans. For example, training a cow to plow through gardens.

Mummification Begins in Egypt

3600 B.C - 3599 BC

The Egyptians believed in life after death and mummification would preserve bodies for it. The first step was to wash and purify the bodies.

Civilization is Invented in Ancient Greece

1600 B.C - 1599 BC

Civilization started more than 2500 years ago, it tood place around the middle ages.

Complex societies exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Complex societies based on trans-Saharan trade with salt and gold had existed in the region since ancient times But the introduction of the camel to western Sahara in the 3rd century A.D. gave way to great changes in the area that became the Ghana Empire.

Jesus is Born

4 B.C. - 3 BC

Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea. His parents were Joseph and Mary.

Invention of The Astrolabe Makes Sea Travel Easier

1050 - 1051

First Bubonic Plague Outbreak

1347 - 1348

The Black Plague outbreaks. It was when fleas got on rats and started an illness in the population.

Leonardo Davinci paints Mona Lisa

1503 CE - 1504 CE

Catholic Church holds Council of Trent and Counterreformation

1545 CE - 1563 CE

Age of Enlightenment

1650 - 1804

British Government Passes Tea Act

1773 - 1774

Atlantic slave trade ends

1807 CE - 1808 CE

Strong, flexible steel developed

1856 - 1857

Space Race begins

1957 - 1958