5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Yi Dynasty
- Song Dynasty
- filial piety
- Zheng He
- a Korean dynasty that opened schools and made neo-Confucianism the state doctrine, in Hanyang
- b An imperial eunuch and Muslim, entrusted by the Ming emperor Yongle with a series of state voyages that took his gigantic ships through the Indian Ocean, from Southeast Asia to Africa. (pp. 355, 422)
- c the imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279, (960 - 1279 AD); this dynasty was started by Tai Zu; by 1000, a million people were living there; started feet binding; had a magnetic compass; had a navy; traded with india and persia (brought pepper and cotton); first to have paper money, explosive gun powder; *landscape black and white paintings
- d in Confucian thought, one of the virtues to be cultivated, a love and respect for one's parents and ancestors
- e school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith
5 Multiple choice questions
- a clan; each clan had their own cheif, The Yayoi lived in these clans. The clans were headed by a single patriarchal figure who served as both a war-chief and as a priest. They had no system of writing or money; they dressed largely in clothes made from hemp or bark. Marriages were frequently polygamous, but women held a fairly prominent place in the society. The relationships were complex; slowly, territorial conflict gradually produced what came close to small states.
- Korean alphabet that uses 14 consanatns and 10 vowels for folktales and popular literatre
- a farming method involving the cutting of trees, then burning them to provide ash-enriched soil for the planting of crops
- -Mongol Peace-used to describe the eased communication and commerce the unified administration helped to create, a phrase coined by Western scholars to describe the alleged stabilizing effects of the conquest of the Mongol Empire on the social, cultural and economic life of the inhabitants of the vast Eurasian territory they conquered in the 13th and 14th centuries
- A Taoist Symbol That shows the balance of right and wrong., Forces of nature, yin- negative, weak, dark, female. yang- bright, positive, strong, male. Each balance each other out, needs to be perfect.
5 True/False questions
Yamato Clan → Only family to hold the title of emperor in Japanese history
Prince Shotoku → one of the great Yi rulers, ordered bronze instruments to be used in measuring rain, and created simplified writing
King Sejong → A Taoist Symbol That shows the balance of right and wrong., Forces of nature, yin- negative, weak, dark, female. yang- bright, positive, strong, male. Each balance each other out, needs to be perfect.
Grand Canal → an inland waterway 1000 miles long in eastern China, The 1,100-mile (1,700-kilometer) waterway linking the Yellow and the Yangzi Rivers. It was begun in the Han period and completed during the Sui Empire. (p. 277)
samurai → feudal Japanese military aristocracy