What type of political systems were common during this century?
How was commerce regulated and goods/services exchanged?
What god(s)/religion affected the way they viewed the world during this century?
What technologies were popular during this century?
How (if at all) were citizens trained and educated during this century?
What philosophies, if any, guided the decisions made during the century?
What artistic forms of expression were popular during this century? What did they do for fun, games, and relaxation?
What are major works of literature, philosophy, art, etc. that reflect the century?
How did they view sexuality, reproduction, and the family unit?
What did the century contribute to the development of Western Civilization?