Rise of Civilization_Vasquez

By Jacix0
  • Sep 15, 1001

    New Stone Age Begins (10,000 BCE)

    Known as the Neolithic Age, this is where agriculture skyrocketed.
  • Dec 15, 1001

    Old Stone Age Begins (40,000 BCE)

    Known as the Paleolithic Era, this is where the first development of tools are made.This ended in 10,000 BCE.
  • Jan 15, 1002

    Phoenicians (4000 BCE)

    Founded their most powerful state, Sidon.
  • Apr 16, 1002

    Regular use of Bronze in Egypt and Mesopotamia (4000 BCE)

    It was first used for statues and thing of importance, but later was used for more common things such as tools.
  • Jul 15, 1002

    Sumerian cities begin in southern Mesopotamia (3500 BC)

    World's first cities began in the southern region of Mesopotamia called, Sumer
  • Dec 15, 1002

    Cuneiform Writing Begins (3200 BCE)

    was the first form of writing. Looks like wedged shape marks on a clay tablet.
  • Jan 15, 1003

    Upper and Lower Egypt united by king menes (3100 BCE)

    King Menes was a pharaoh who founded the first dynasty. He unified the Lower Egyptians of the Nile and the Upper Egyptians that lived in the mountains.
  • May 15, 1003

    Early Dynastic Period (3050 BCE - 2686 BCE)

    The beginning of ancient egypt. During this time that the kingship became Egypts form of government.
  • Oct 15, 1003

    Eqyptian Old Kingdom (2686-2181 BCE)

    This is where the major advances in architecture and art come into play. The Giza pyramids and the Great Sphinx were made during this period. Egypts government collapsed at the end of this period
  • Jan 15, 1004

    Egyptians build first pyramids (2630 BCE

    The pyramid of Djoser was built during the third dynasty. This pyramid and the ones surrounding it were designed by an architect by the name of Imhotep
  • Feb 15, 1004

    Sargon of akkad buils first known empire (2334 BCE)

    Akkadian ruled over Mesopotamia and creates the worlds first empire
  • Apr 15, 1004

    Egytian Middle Kingdom (2134-1690 BCE)

    Egypt’s stability returns, with that the art, literature, and architecture take off again.
  • Jun 15, 1004

    Hittites Develop iron (2000 BCE

    The Hitties developed iron weapons in northern Asia.
  • Aug 15, 1004

    Babylonian Empire (1894 BCE - 539 BCE)

  • Mar 15, 1005

    First written laws, Code of Hammurabi, completed (1790 BCE)

    The code of Hammurabi was a set of laws that are considered the oldest laws in history. The Code was the first attempt to have a law system.
  • May 15, 1005

    New Kingdom (1549-1069 BCE)

    The pharaohs during this period get everything on the right track by strengthening the borders and ties with neighbors.Eventually Egypt was invaded because of the wealth.
  • Sep 15, 1005

    Phoenicians (1100 BCE)

    phoenician alphabet created.
  • Nov 15, 1005

    Kingdom of Israel established (1020 BCE)

    The kingdom was established by Israelites and were united under one king.
  • Jan 15, 1006

    egyptian Late Period ( 672-332 BCE)

    The Assyrians left control to a series of vassals known as the Saite kings
  • Mar 15, 1006

    Babylon flourishes under king Nebuchadnezzar (605-562 BCE)

    King Nebuchadnezzar was the first Babylonian king to rule Egypt and he completely re did the whole city, making it beautiful.
  • Sep 16, 1006

    Cyrus the Great capture babylon (539 BCE)

    Cyrus the Great conquered Babylon by diverting the flow of the Euphrates River into irrigation Systems, by doing this he was able to lower the water levels so that his army could attack the city from the riverbank.
  • Oct 16, 1006

    King Daruis develops a set of weights, measurements and coins (490 BCE

    Daruis contributed to the economy by encouraging trade. he standardized weights measurements and coins to help tade
  • Jan 16, 1007

    Printing Invented (1041- 1048 AD)

    Bi Sheng in China made the first movable printing technology. It was made by making separate characters of clay, embedding the characters, facing up, putting it a shallow tray lined with warm wax, laying a board across them and pressed them down until all the characters were at exactly the same level.