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  • 1. What are these? To which civilization does it belong?
  • 2. What is this? To which civilization does it belong?
  • 3. What is this? To which civilization does it belong?
  • 4. Indian Numerals (Arabic numerals)
  • 5. Chinese water mill-grind grain/making of cast iron
  • 6. Roman aqueduct
  • 7. Classical Civilizations Scientific Advancements and Technological Innovations
  • 8. Science and Technology in India, China, and the Mediterranean
    • Education
      • Gupta leaders set up a university system
      • Han leaders set up schools for scholar officials
      • Greece and Egypt remained centers for learning.
  • 9. Advancements in Engineering
    • CHINA
    • Roads, canals, the Great Wall
    • INDIA
    • Roads
    • Mediterranean
    • Roads, aqueducts, monumental structures, water and sewer systems
  • 10.
    • Grand Canal
    • Roman Roads
  • 11.
    • Great Wall
    • Roman Aqueduct
    • Roman Baths
  • 12. Mediterranean Colossal Structures
    • Greek Parthenon
    • Roman Pantheon
  • 13. Science and Technology in Both India and China – but not Mediterranean
    • Advanced metallurgy
      • Steel in India, Iron in China
    • Advanced textile manufacturing
      • cotton in India, Silk in China
  • 14. Science and Technology in China – Practical Applications
    • Agricultural technology*
    • Plows and new collar
    • Water mills
    • Wheelbarrow
    • Paper manufacture
  • 15. The Science and Technology in India - Theoretical
    • Gupta India
    • *Number System
    • Concept of Zero
    • Decimal system
    • Medicine
      • Surgery
      • Inoculations
    • Astronomy
      • Round Earth
      • Solar Year
  • 16. Science and Technology in the Mediterranean – “ relatively few new scientific findings ”
    • Classical Greece
    • Theoretical
      • Astronomy?
      • Geometry & Physics
    • Philosophical
      • Socrates, Plato, Aristotle
    • Classical Rome
    • Preserved Hellenistic (Greek) learning in texts
    • Practical
    • Limited technology because of slave labor!
    • Engineering!