Ancient Civilizations-Khadijah Rheinlander

Events

The old kingdom

2700 B.C.E - 2200 B.C.E

The old kingdom from 2700-2200 B.C.E.It was known as age of the pyramids. During this time they had a strong centralized government. They also built tombs for themselves.

Pharaoh Khufu

2551 B.C.E - 2528 B.C.E

Pharaoh Khufu was known as the great pyramid builder. He was also sometimes thought to be a harsh ruler. He established a strong central government that controlled the food supply strictly he also declared himself as a god.

Akkadian empire

2300 B.C.E - 2100 B.C.E

Akkadians conquered the sumerians city-states in 2300
The first king was Sargon. This steel represents the Akkadian military achievement of Sargon assembling large armies and teaching them how to fight in tight formations.This achievement was important because it helped Sargon win territory to expand his empire. This stele represents the Akkadian cultural achievement of the achievements were ruled his temple for 56 years the city. This achievement was important because the akkadian cultural achievement of their own language 3D sculpture.

The middle kingdom

2000 B.C.E - 1800 B.C.E

The middle kingdom lasted 2000-1800 B.C.E

Pharaoh Senusret

1971 B.C.E - 1926 B.C.E

Pharaoh Senusret I’s greatest accomplishments were in religious architecture such as temples, shrines, and monuments. It was during his reign that jewelry became popular and the greatest Egyptian literature was recorded.The pharaoh senusret mines filled with gold. The new pharaoh called him home ,and Senusret joyful egypt.

Babylonian empire

1792 B.C.E - 1595 B.C.E

This steel represents the Babylonian political achievement of the Babylonian best known as code of laws.Include: This achievement was important because wrote from 1792 to 1750.This steel represents the Babylonian economic achievement of the trade helped the empire economy. Include: This achievement was important because many types of striae material brought back from distant lands.

Assyrian empire

900 B.C.E - 612 B.C.E

This steel represents the Assyrian military achievement of perfecting the use of horses iron weapons for battle and siege warfare. This achievement was important because they came up with new ways to push people out of land they wanted to conquer.This steel represents the Assyrian cultural achievement of art and achievement.This achievement was important because they created place and sculptures to honor their kings that they treated like gods.

neo-babylonian empire

605 B.C.E - 539 B.C.E

This steel represents the Neo-Babylonian military achievement of building walls around Babylonia .This achievement was important because it kept the capital safe from invaders.This stale represents the Neo-Babylonian cultural achievement of mathematics and astronomy .This achievement was important because they created the sundial that allowed them to tell time.

Gupta II's rule comes to an end

415 B.C.E

Gupta king believed the strict social order of the hindu caste system would strengthen their rule.

Gupta I dynasty

320 B.C.E

These rule were Hinduism became India's dominant religion. Gupta king built many Hindu temples some of which became models for later Indian architecture.

Candragupta Maurya

320 B.C.E. - 185 B.C.E.

Founded the Mauryan empire.
Gave up his throne to become a Jainist monk.

Asoka

270 B.C.E - 184 B.C.E

He the strongest of all the over most of india in conquering other kingdom asoka made his own empire both stronger and richer.