AP World History

Madeline Doak

Persia

Chapter 7

Achemenid empire

558 bc - 330 bc

Persepolis

520 bc

Royal road

520 bc

Stretched 2,575k

Qanat (undergroud canals)

520 bc

Agricultural production

500 bce

Seleucid empire

323 bc - 83 ce

Sasanid empire

224 bc - 651 ce

Standard taxes, coins, laws

520 ce

China

Chapter 8

Confucius

551 bc - 479 bc

Period of the Warring States

403 bc - 221 bc

Zhuangzi

369 bc - 286 bc

Daoist work

Qin dynasty

221 bc - 207 bc

Han Wudi

156 bce - 87 bce

Buddhism introduced

100 bce

Ban Zhao

45 bc - 120 ce

Lessons for Women
perhaps the most famous woman scholar in Chinese history

Patriarchal social order

300 ce

Paper

400 ce

Iron metallurgy

400 ce

Silk textiles

400 ce

India

Chapter 9

Countryside towns

550 bc

Served the needs of a productive agricultural society by providing manufactured products for local consumption.

First buddhist council

486 bc

Chandragupta Maurya

340 bce - 298 bce

Mauryan dynasty

321 bc - 185 bc

Gupta dynasty

320 bc - 550 ce

Ashoka the great

304 bce - 232 bce

Bactrian rule

182 bce - 0 ce

Bhagavad Gita

400 ce

"Song of the lord" short poetic work

Greece

Chapter 10

Kingdom of Macedon

800 bce - 146 bce

The olympic games

776 bc

Sparta military society

650 bce

Persian wars

500 bc - 479 bc

Peloponnesian war

431 bc - 404 bc

Athenian society

431 bce - 404 bce

Plato

428 bce - 348 bce

Aristotle

384 bce - 322 bce

Rome

Chapter 11

Establishment of Roman republic

509 bc

Tradition of written law

449 bc

Expansion in Mediterranean basin

264 bce

Paterfamilias

100 bce

Jewish war

66 bc - 70 ce

Civil war in Rome

49 bc - 45 bc

Jesus of Nazareth

4 ce - 30 ce

Pompeii

79 ce

Slave labor

201 ce

Reign of Diocletian

284 ce - 305 ce

Silk Roads

Chapter 12

Silk road trade

200 bce - 300 ce

Yellow turban rebellion

184 ce

(Visigoth) germanic migrations

201 ce - 300 ce

Life of Mani

216 ce - 272 ce

Legalization of Christianity in the Roman empire

313 ce

Reign of Constantine

313 ce - 337 ce

Council of Nicaea

326 ce

Huns/military organization

450 ce

Council of Chalcedon

451 ce

Collapse of the western Roman empire

476 ce