About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering Historical Timelines material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about world history timelines. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
- Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing events and people associated with historical timelines
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning world history (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam
How It Works:
- Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
- Refer to the lesson to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
- Complete your review with the Historical Timelines chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Historical Timelines chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any US history question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: View lessons on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about historical timelines for a standard world history course. Topics covered include:
- Timeline of significant agricultural inventions
- The chronology of important events throughout world history
1. Important Agricultural Inventions Timeline
The development of agriculture has played a very important role in human history. In this lesson, we'll explore some major agricultural inventions and see their impact on human societies.
2. Child Labor Laws Throughout History
Through the 1930s, child labor was common in the United States. The Progressive Movement and the Fair Labor Standards Act brought new regulations. Today, child labor is strictly regulated. This lesson examines child labor laws throughout history.
3. What are the Seven Wonders of the Modern World?
The seven wonders of the modern world are an eclectic combination of modern construction projects that embody the innovation and technology of the people over the last century.
4. History & Origin of Scarlet Fever
Scarlet fever played a major role in world history, so why don't we hear about it often anymore? In this lesson, we'll examine the history of this disease and see when it reached the peak of its deadliness.
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Other chapters within the Major Events in World History Study Guide course
- History of Ancient Civilizations
- History of the Ancient Middle East & India
- Ancient Greek History
- Ancient Roman History
- History of Early China & Japan
- History of Africa Before Colonization
- History of the Americas
- History of France & England
- Modern History of Germany
- Modern History of Greater Europe
- History of Modern Russia
- Countries & Capitals of the World
- Contemporary Africa
- Contemporary Asia
- Contemporary America
- Ancient Inventions
- Dynasties of China