Find out how much you really know about Alexander the Great by taking this free multiple-choice quiz on him. Designed to aid homeschoolers and all students studying Alexander the Great.
Facts about the pyramids of Giza in Egypt -- who built the pyramids, the age and materials of the pyramids, information about the Great Pyramid and King Khufu, the sphinx, the pyramid complex and educational resources. Learn about the ancient Egyptians and the architectural feat of building the...
This articles tries to answer the question of whether the Hanging Gardens of Babylon were actually constructed in Babylon or another place such as Nineveh, both of which located in modern Iraq.
The history of the Israel-Palestinian conflict can be difficult to understand, but the amount of destruction and lives lost is very clear.
It was a tough time for women during the Egyptian Revolution in 2011, but many brave ones stepped forward and risked it all.
During ancient times, Egypt was the greatest civilization in Africa, but it was not the only great civilization to exist there. Kush, also known as Nubia to the Egyptians, developed along the southern Nile region and had a love/hate relationship with their northern neighbor, Egypt.
Learn a bit about Ancient Egypt's gods and goddesses.
Pharaoh Djoser is famous for having built the Step Pyramid at Saqqara, which is the first large monument to be built entirely of stone and the first pyramid built for a pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.
Sargon of Akkad was the founder of the Akkadian Empire. (3rd millennium BCE) Explores the history of the Empire and two art pieces which remain from this era.
Greek and Sumerian city-states shared some similarities, as well as glaring differences. A city-state can be defined as a political city composed of an independent city.