Madison Curtis

Events

The Egyptians began using hieroglyphic numerals

3300 BC

The Babylonians began using cuneiform numerals

2000 BC

The Arabs formed the Hindu-Arabic numeration system

800 BC - 701 BC

The Roman Republic was founded

509 BC

Alexander the Great conquered much of the Near East

334 BC

Rome fell to Odoacer, ending the Roman Empire

476 AD

Charlemagne ruled the Frankish Empire in Europe

768 AD

The first universities were established in Europe

1088 AD

The first European printing press was developed

1440 AD

Columbus discovered America

1492 AD