Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 8:05pm.

For a timeline: would it go from

100 AC to 200 DC to 300 DC.

OR

would it be

100 AC to 100 DC to 200 DC?

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 8:21pm
What does AC, DC mean?

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**Anonymous**, Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 8:23pm
aC is the same as B.C.

and dC is the same as AD

aC means antes de Cristo in Spanish

dC means despues de Cristo

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**Writeacher**, Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 8:29pm
Traditional abbreviations:

BC = before Christ -- and you count down. 800 BC was 300 years earlier than 500 BC.

AD = anno domini (after Christ's birth, supposedly) -- and you count up. 800 AD was 300 years later than 500 AD.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anno_Domini

http://www.worldtimezone.com/wtz-names/wtz-bc-ad.html

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