7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- the last dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912 with a brief, abortive restoration in 1917. It was preceded by the Ming Dynasty and followed by the Republic of China.
- The capital of China, in the northeast part of the country.
- The political and economic philosophy of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in which the concept of class struggle plays a central role in understanding society's allegedly inevitable development from bourgeois oppression under capitalism to a socialist and ultimately classless society.
- Chinese general who assisted Sun Yat-sen in overthrowing the Qing dynasty. He served as the President of the People's Republic of China from 1912-1916, briefly attempting to seize power from the Kuomintang and establish himself as the Great Emperor of a new Chinese Empire.
- Chinese revolutionary, political theorist and Communist leader commonly known as Chairman Mao. He founded and led the People's Republic of China (PRC) from its 1949 to 1976, instituting such disastrous policies as the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution.
- an epic 6,000 mile trek north by Mao's army after a year of siege by the KMT. It fueled a "cult of Mao" among peasants, establishing him as a prophet/savior and a leader of a sacred union of survivors.
6 True/False questions
KMT (Kuomintang) or GMD (Guomindang) → Chinese revolutionary, political theorist and Communist leader commonly known as Chairman Mao. He founded and led the People's Republic of China (PRC) from its 1949 to 1976, instituting such disastrous policies as the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution.
Kung Fu → A member of the principal ethnic group of China, constituting about 93 percent of the population.
CCP (Chinese Communist Party) → is the founding and ruling political party of the People's Republic of China.
Chiang Kai-shek → Chinese military leader and ally of Sun Yat-sen, whom he succeeded as leader of the Kuomintang. He helped to overcome the feuding warlords and unify China under the Nationalist Government, but was he was eventually forced to flee to Taiwan by the Communists, where he established himself as President of the Republic of China.
Sun Yat-sen → the official language of China
Han → A member of a people inhabiting the mountainous regions of southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand.