Nomadic hunter gatherers. Created early civilizations and clans.
The way of life changed dramatically for humans due to agricultural and technological advancements.
This is when the people of Siberia crossed a land bridge to the Americas at the end of the Ice Age.
One of the first Neolithic towns where settlement was achieved. Shoes early use of pottery and textiles.
Pharoh of Egypt. Founder of the first dynasty.
The first use of bronze with tools and weapons.
Old Kingdom of Egypt. Most ancient parts.
One of the largest and most important settlements in the Indus River Valley.
First Sumerian ruler. Conquered Sumerian city-states in Mesopotamia.
Father of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Originallt known as Abram.
The main part of Egypt. Longest and significant tie period.
First story ever written. Gives evidence to the Great Flood. Talks about the supreme ruler Gilgamesh.
Laws and regulations regarding how punishments should be given. Very extreme and differed based on social class.
New time in Egypt. Many educational advancements.
Introduced the cast system and the Vedas.
First major civilization in Mexico. Believed to be the ancestors of other ancient civilizations in the Americas.
First use of iron in tools and weapons. Much better and much more expensive than bronze.
Ancient civilization in Peru. Also believed to be the ancestors of other civilizations.
Founder of Taoism. Ancient Chinese philosopher.
Ancient philosopher. Came up with many Buddhist ideas and values.
Founder of the Persian Empire. Was very tolerant of others culture and traditions. Conquered Media, Lydia, and Babylon.
Conquered a large amount of land. Also, he made advancements in taxation and government centralization.
Comes from Hinduism. Use of oracle bones to tell the future.
The Republic of Rome was led by a senate and consul. Early Rome.
Greek statesman, orator, and a general of Athens. Great influence during the Persian War.
Discord in China. Constant war until the Han dynasty emerges victorious.
Founder of Western Philosophy. Also a famous writer.
Famous philosopher. Founder of The Academy in Athens.
Well known philosopher. Teacher of Alexander the Great.
The most famous Confucian after Confucius himself. Ancient Chinese philosopher.
One of the most well known conquerors ever. Conquered vast amounts of land after his father died.
Iron age superpower in India.
Founded the Qin Dynasty. The first emperor of a unified China.
First unified Chinese dynasty
One of the most important Chinese dynasties. Second dynasty of China and one of the most influential.
Two of the most prominent emperors of Rome. Both created the Western understanding of Rome.
Period of peacefulness and minimal expansion in the Roman Empire.
The prophet and savior of Christianity. One of the most well known historical figures today. Crucified by the Romans.
First female Chinese historian. Famous for writing Lessons for Women.
Run by one all powerful Emperor. Seen as a god. Late Rome.
Peasant revolt in China against the Han Dynasty. Very important to Taoism.
Emperor of Rome/Byzantium. Made Christianity the main religion of Rome.
Very bureaucratic emperor. Re-established the Roman military into a superpower.
Andes Mountains civilization. Known for it's cohesion.
One of the most powerful ancient civilizations in Ancient America.
Known as "The Golden Age". Many technological advancements in India.
Most famous ruler of the Huns.
Time when the Germanic tribes invaded and slowly destroyed Rome. Rome crumbled from the inside.