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Ancient history week 6

Ancient history week 6 - Prominent civilizations...

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Prominent civilizations Comparative timeline Comparison table Name Period Area Occupations Writing Religion Mesopotamia n 3300 – 750 BC Sumer, Babylonia, Assyric Highlands Dairy farming , textile , metal working , potter's wheel , sexagesimal system Cuneiform Polytheistic Ancient India 3000 – 500 BC South Asia potter's wheel , Agriculture , dams , Pictographic Hinduism
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city planning , Mathematics , temple builders , Astronomy , Astrology , Medicine , literature , Martial arts Egyptian 3000 – 30 BC North Eastern Africa along River Nile Egyptian Pyramids , Mummification , Decimal system , Solar calendar Hieroglyphic Polytheistic Nubian 3000 – 350 BC North Eastern Africa along River Nile Mud brick temple , pottery , Nubian pyramids , Solar calendar Hieroglyphic Polytheistic Mayan 2000 BC – 1200 AD Mexico, Central America Agriculture , Architecture , Astronomy , chemistry , cotton , drama , dyeing , mathematics , medicine , physics , poetry , vigesimal system Hieroglyphic Polytheistic Chinese 2100 BC – 1 AD China Silk , Pottery , Chinaware , Metals , Great Wall , Paper Chinese
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