Historical Periodization: Breakdown of units by date, theme, and color.
Period Title: Date Range: Folder Color/Theme:
Period 0: 10,0000 BCE - 600 CE GREEN Foundations
Period 1: Regional & Transregional 600 C.E. to 1450 C.E. YELLOW: Interactions Deserts & Plains
Period 2: Global Interactions 1450 C.E. to 1750 C.E. BLUE: Maritime & Exploration Period 3: Industrialization & 1750 C.E. to 1900 C.E. Orange: Global Integration Explosions, Revolutions, & Imperialism Period 4: Accelerating Global Change 1900 C.E. to the Present RED: & Realignments Blood & War
Here are good countries to memorize within each AP region. North Africa: Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco West Africa: Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo, Benin East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Somalia, Ethiopia, Mozambique Central Africa: Congo, Rwanda, Sudan Southern Africa: Angola, Republic of South Africa, Zimbabwe Middle East: Turkey, Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq Central Asia: Russia, Kazakhstan East Asia: China, Japan, Korea South Asia: India, Pakistan, Afghanistan Southeast Asia: Thailand, Viet Nam, Laos, Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines Latin America: Mexico, Honduras, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Cuba