Dateline: Troy

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Math

Sumerians Divide Day Into 24 Hours

3000 BC

Sumerians Divide Circle Into 360 Degrees

3000 BC

Sumerians Divide Hour Into 60 Minutes

3000 BC

Sumerians Divide Minute Into 60 Seconds

3000 BC

Egyptians Use Calendar With 365 Days

2773 BC

War

Aborigines In Australia Paint On Stone Portrayal Of Organised Warfare

9997 BC

Sumer Has Fully Articulated Military

2700 BC

City-states Equipping 600-700 Soldier Armies Full Time

2700 BC

First detailed account of a war

2525 BC

Hittites first employ iron for weapons

1300 BC

Science

Wheels in Mesopotamia

4000 BC

Egyptians have mirrors of metal

3500 BC

Pharaoh Atothis Writes First Book On Human Body

3000 BC

Chariots in Mesopotamia

3000 BC

Egyptians performing surgery, and some patients live

2500 BC

Troy

Troy inhabited

3000 BC

Mycenae (Greece) flourishes

1600 BC

Mycenae dominates Aegean

1450 BC

Mycenae reaches its peak

1320 BC

Trojan War (between Troy and Mycenae)

1190 BC