APWH Must Know Dates

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Key Dates Or Events In AP World History, Terms Underlined You Should Know The Actual Date, The Rest You Should Relative To Other Dates Or At Least Chronologically.


 
  
Created May 11, 2010
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8000 BCE - Beginnings of agriculture...
 
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3500 BCE – invention of wheel, plough (Mesopotamia) and sail (Egypt)
 
Chese inventions increased the productivity of agriculture (plough) and made transportation...
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3200 BCE – Invention of writing in Mesopotamia
 
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3000 BCE – founding of first cities in Sumeria...
 
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7th C BCE – invention of ironworking
 
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5th century BCE - Beginnings of Confucianism, Buddhism,...
 
These major belief systems created fundamental values for societies through the present, (including...
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323 BCE - Alexander the Great
 
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221 BCE – Qin unified China
 
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184 BCE – Fall of the Mauryan dynasty
 
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32 CE -  Beginnings of Christianity
 
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180 CE – end of Pax...
 
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220 CE – end of Han Dynasty
 
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312 CE - Roman Emperor Constantine converts to Christianity
 
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320- rise of the Gupta in India
 
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333 – Roman capital moved to Constantinople 
 
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476 – Fall of Rome in the West ends 800 years of...
 
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527 – Justinian rules Byzantine Empire 
 
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550- Fall of the Gupta in India 
 
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622 - Rise of Islam 
 
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730 - Printing invented in China 
 
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732 – Battle of Tours (end of Muslim move to France) 
 
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900- Decline of classical Maya
 
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1054 – Schism of Greek and Latin Christian Churches...
 
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1066 – Norman Conquest of England
 
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1071 – Seljuk defeat of Byzantines (Battle of Manzikert)...
 
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1095 – 1st Crusade 
 
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1206 - Genghis Khan begins his conquest of Asia...
 
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1215 - Magna Carta signed by King John at Runnymede:...
 
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1258 – Mongols sack Baghdad 
 
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1300s - Rise of Ottomans 
 
also marks the introduction of Asian military technology into Europe; as well as bringing...
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1324 – Mansa Musa’s pilgrimage
 
; wrecks havoc on the Muslims economy with his largesse that single-handedly causes inflation; 


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