Who overthrew the last emperor?
What happened in China because of loyalties?
A civil war
What side was China on in WWI?
Why were the Chinese angry after the war was over?
They didn't get as much land as they wanted
May Fourth Movement
A student protest in Beijing
Who were they protesting against?
Who was Mao Zedong?
A school teacher
What did Mao Zedong do?
He led the protests and became China's Communist leader
What kind of government did Mao encourage young people to want?
What Russian leader became friends with China?
What did Lenin send to help China
Military advisors and equipment
What two groups fought?
communists and Nationalists
What new leader takes over the Nationalist Party?
What government does Jiang set up?
Nationalist Republic of China
What country backed Jiang?
What group did the peasants join?
What did Mao do to get peasants to join?
gave them land
WHo were the two leaders in the Chinese civil war?
Jiang and Mao
Nationalists managed to surround the Communists. What did the Communists do?
Marched through the mountains - the Long March
How long did the chase of the Long March last/?
More than a year
How many people were there at the beginning of the March?
How many were there at the end?
What stopped the civil war?
What country did Japan invade?
what did this signal the beginning of?
World War II in asia
In 1937, what did the Japanese do?
Invaded all of China
Where was Einstein from?
What is the Theory of Relativity
Uncertainty and relativity replaced the ideas of __________
Where was Freud from?
What field did Freud study?
He said that human behavior is ___________
Freud's ideas weakened faith in _________
World War I caused people to question ideas of ___________ and __________
reason and progress
said that life had no universal meaning
Instead, each individual makes _______________
choices that define his meaning
Improvements to the automobile
electric starter, air filled tires, more powerful engine, better looking
What did Charles Lindbergh do?
He flew 33 hours across the Atlantic
Where was the first radio station built?
What were the letters of the first radio station?