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Early Humans and Neolithic Revolution

Humans first domesticate animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

Neolithic Revolution Begins; Humans first invent Agriculture

8000 BCE - 7999 BCE

It allowed them to have a stable food supply and permeant location. Now, we use farming to get our food.

Wheel invented

5000 BCE - 4999 BCE

It made transportation quicker. Now we use it for cars.

First Civilizations

Civilization develops in Ancient Mesopotamia Between Tigress&Euphrates

4000 BCE - 3999 BCE

Mummification begins in Egypt

3600 BCE - 3599 BCE

Invention of first writing system(Cuneiform-pictogram language)

3000 BCE - 2999 BCE

People were able to communicate. We use writing for books, papers, and records.

Egyptian government ruled by Pharoah

2700 BCE - 2699 BCE

First set written laws(Code of Hammurabi)

1792 BCE - 1791 BCE

Everyone knew the laws. We have a written constitution that tell us our laws.

World Religions

Abraham founds Judaism

1800 BCE - 1799 BCE

Hinduism founded in India(Bhagavad Gita written)

1700 BCE - 1699 BCE

Temple Mount Built( wailing Wall)

957 BCE - 956 BCE

Sidharta Guatama founds Buddhism

563 BCE - 562 BCE

Jesus Born

4 BCE - 3 BCE

Jesus crucified on the cross

30 CE - 31 CE

Est. of Christianity

40 CE - 41 CE

Muhammad(founder of Islam)born in Mecca

570 CE - 571 CE

Muhammad dies in Jerusalem at the Dome of Rock site

632 CE - 633 CE

Greece/Rome

Civilization develops in Ancient Greece

1600 BCE - 1599 BCE

Homer write Lliad and the Odyssey

890 BCE - 889 BCE

It let us see how they believed the gods were active in their lives. We use it to study mythology.

City states of Athens and Sparta develop

800 BCE - 799 BCE

Athens created democracy. In the United States, we value democracy and we vote on government decisions.

Ancient Rome founded by Romulus and Remus

753 BCE - 752 BCE

Rome develops Republic system of gov. w/ checks &balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

This system allowed everyone to be represented in government. The United States is a republic.

Democracy invented in Athens

508 BCE - 507 BCE

Socrates born; invents Socractice Method

469 BCE - 468 BCE

He questioned the gods, and was the first person to go against the status quo. They studied his philosophy in the Renaissance era, which advanced education.

Trial of Socrates; Socrates dies

399 BCE - 398 BCE

Aristotle born; studies with Plato

384 BCE - 383 BCE

Augustus is first Emperor of the Roman Empire;Pax Romana

44 BCE - 39 BCE

5 years of peace

Julius Caesar is murdered- Roman Republic ends

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

Fall of the Roman Empire

410 CE - 411 CE

Age of Exploration

Invention os the Astrolabe makes sea travel easier

1050 - 1051

Aztecs invent chocolate

1200 - 1201

Aztec City of Tenochtitlan founded

1325 - 1326

Contantinople falls to the ottoman Empire; landroute to China Blocked

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Age of Exploration begins in search of a sea route to China

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Christopher Columbus travels to the Americas instead

1492 CE - 1493 CE

The Americas were discovered. People started to come to America for God, gold, and glory.

Columbus returns to Island of Espanola for the 3Gs; system of eomienda begins

1493 CE - 1494 CE

Indigenous people in the Americas killed with smallpox blankets

1507 - 1508

Spanish try to convert Aztecs and decimate the Aztec population

1519 - 1521

Spanish leader Cortes and Aztec King Montezuma meet

1519 - 1521

Aztecs domesticate maize (corn)

2500 - 2501

Europe in the Middle Ages

Arabs take control of Jerusalem

638 - 639

Feudal system develops in Europe

850 CE - 851 CE

First Crusade

1099 - 1100

Magna Carta Limits the power of British monarch

1215 - 1216

It was the first document to limit the power of the King. It inspired US laws that makes everyone below the law of the land.

First Bubonic Plague outbreak

1347 - 1348

Empires of Ghana and Mali

complex societies exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Kingdom of Ghana in Northwest Africa

830 CE - 1235 CE

Berber Empire takes over Ghana by military force

1235 - 1236

Mansa Musa rules kingdom of Mali

1280 - 1337

Mansa Musa takes Hajj to Mecca

1324 - 1325

Kingdom of Mali becomes weakened

1599 - 1600

Renaissance

Cervantes write the First novel Don Quixote in Spain

1310 - 1311

Dante writesDivine Comedy in Italy

1310 - 1311

Printing press invented by Guttenberg. Renaissance begins

1429 - 1600

The printing press allowed more books to be printed faster, and more people were able to read. We use the printer to share ideas too.

Donatello Sculpts David

1430 - 1440

Drawing technique of perspective invented

1470 - 1471

It allowed art to be more life like. We now have art to study different time periods that actually look like that time period.

Leonardo DaVinci dissects cadavers to gain better understanding of human body

1489 - 1519

Michelangelo sculpts La Pieta

1501 - 1502

Leonardo Davinci paints Mona Lisa

1503 - 1504

Raphael paints School of Athens

1510 - 1511

Shakespeare born;writes the play Macbeth in England

1564 - 1565

Galileo provides evidence for heliocentricity and is put on trial by Church

1610 - 1611

He was the first person to discover something that went against the Bible. Now we know that Earth revolved around the Sun.

William Harvey discovers the heart pumps blood around the body

1628 - 1629

Isaac Newton discovers gravity

1687 - 1688

Reformaton

Martin Luther nails 95 these to door of Church, Protestant Reformation begins

1517 - 1518

It split the Church into Catholics and Protestants. Today, this split still exist under the branch of Christianity.

King Henry VIII is excommunicated and founds teh Anglican Church in England

1531 - 1532

John Calvin founds Calvinist CHurch based on Ideas of Predestination

1536 - 1537

Catholic Church holds Council of Trent and Counterreformation begins

1545 - 1563

They stopped selling Indulgences. Now, the Catholic Church doesn't believe in the selling of Indulgences.

Triangle Trade

Atlantic slave trade begins

1600 - 1807

Africans were bought and sold as slaves. Now, slavery is illegal in America.

Atlantic Slave trade ends

1807 - 1808

13th Amendment passed-slavery outlawed in US

1865 - 1866

Slavery was made illegal in the United States. It freed slaves and African- Americans were able to live a free life like everyone else.

Enlightenment

Age of enlightenment

1650 - 1804

Thomas Hobbs writes Leviathon about people need gov. to conrol nasty natures

1651 - 1652

John locke published 2nd treatise of government

1689 - 1690

People started to think that they should have their natural rights. It sparked the ideas for the French Revolution.

Montesquieu write Spirit of the Laws advocating seperation of powers

1748 - 1749

There were checks and balacnes that equaled power. It inspired the US form of government. We now have 3 branches of government.

Rousseau writes treatise on Social Contract

1762 - 1763

Voltaire invents the idea of civil liberties

1763 - 1764

French and American Revolutions

British Parliament passes the Stamp Act

1765 - 1766

British gov. passes Tea Act

1773 - 1774

Louis XVI rules as absolute monarch of France

1774 - 1789

War breaks out between British and American colonists

1775 - 1776

Declaration of Independence written by Thomas Jefferson

1776 - 1777

American Revolutionary War ends

1783 - 1784

US constitution written

1787 - 1788

Bill of Rights added to the US Constitution

1789 - 1790

It insured the natural rights of American citizens. We are allowed freedom of speech, to assembly, to protest the government, to bear arms, and more.

Storming of the Bastille

1789 - 1790

French Revolution begins with meeting of the Estate General

1789 - 1790

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen

1789 - 1790

Englishmen Burke and Paine disagree about the French REvolution

1790 - 1791

King Louis XVI executed and France declares itself a REpublic

1792 - 1793

Robespierre leads Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

Napoleon comes to power and restores peace;writes Napoleonic Code

1804 - 1805

Industrial Revolution

Seed Drill invented

1701 - 1702

Factory system begins

1750 - 1751

Enclosure Acts

1750 - 1860

Industrial Revolution begins

1750 - 1914

Steam engine invented by Watt

1763 - 1764

Factory Acts Passed in England limiting work of women and children to 12hrs

1830 - 1831

One of the first laws they put on the factory industry. Women and children wasn't working for 16 hours a day or more.

Strong, flexible steel developed

1856 - 1857

Industrial revolution Ends

1914 - 1915

Modern Connections

European Imperialism in Africa begins

1880 - 1881

Scopes Trial-John Scopes convicted of violating Butler Act

1925 - 1926

Rwanda gains independence from Belgium imperialist control

1932 - 1933

First Israel/ Palestinian conflict

1948 - 1949

UN Genocide Convention in the aftermath of the Holocaust

1948 - 1949

israel Founded

1948 - 1949

Pres.Eisenhower makes Sputnick Speech

1957 - 1958

People started to see that a strong military could limit there freedom. We now have a well balance mixture of the military and the freedom of American citizens.

Space Race begins

1957 - 1958

It showed how powerful the United States was. We landed a man on the moon, and we were able to get a rover on the moon. IT advanced out science and technology in the United States.

Soviet Union launches first satellite into Space

1957 - 1958

Butler Act overturned

1967 - 1968

US lands first man on the moon

1969 - 1970

Globalization

1970

Nixon Watergate scandal breaks out

1972 - 1974

He thought he was above the law because he was president. He had to resign because spying is against the Constitutional law that was inspired by the Magna Carta.

Nixon is forced to resign

1974 - 1975

Paul Kagame rises to power and genoicide in Rwanda ends

1994 - 1995

It stops the dangerous civil war. There is now peace in Rwanda and not mass murder.

Romeo Dallaire goes to Rwanda to try to stop the Genocide and is unsuccessful

1994 - 1995

Hutu Power begins genocide of the Tutsis

1994 - 1995

President Clinton host Camp Davis Peace Talks between Israeli and Palestine

2000 - 2001

Rover lands on Mars

2004 - 2005