Questions tagged [chronology]

Use this tag when asking about the chronological order of specific events in a science fiction or fantasy story. If asking for the chronological ordering of entire works in a series, use the [chronological-order] tag instead.

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When is Fahrenheit 451 set?

Is there an allocated time period in Ray Bradbury's novel? I'm not too sure if there is a timeline that led up to the events in the book, so the time in which it is set is unclear to me.
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How Could Merlin Possibly Study in Slytherin House Centuries Before it Was Founded? [duplicate]

How Could Merlin Possibly study in Slytherin House Centuries Before it Was Founded? This is not a duplicate of questions about Merlin's biography in Harry Potter like In Harry Potter, Who is Merlin?:...
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In between which episodes of Arrow did this episode of Flash happen?

The Flash S1E18, All-Star Team Up has Ray and Felicity from Arrow show up in Central City. However, there were some oddities in their relationship that don't jive with their current state over in ...
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Post-Return of the Jedi timeline

I'm curious about the sequence and chronology of events between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, specifically: When the Imperial forces were considered to have been defeated When the Empire ...
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How old was Ender objectively at the start of Speaker for the Dead

In Chapter 2 of Speaker, it says this After all, the Bugger Wars were more than three thousand years ago; it was now the year 1948 SC, counting from the year the Starways Code was established, and ...
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Chronologically, when does the Death Star scene of Revenge of the Sith take place?

This is basically all Revenge of the Sith spoilers, so read on at your own peril. The second to last scene of Revenge of the Sith features Darth Vader and the Emperor overseeing the construction of ...
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How can Namor be the first mutant if there are much older ones?

I saw several mentions on SFF that Namor was the first mutant. Yet, from ComicVine Led by Azazel, the Neyaphem are a group of mutants with demonic appearances. Existing since biblical times, the ...
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How long was this person dead before being left?

How long was this person dead before being left? It seems like it was two days before the scene where they all leave. Did I miss anything?
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