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5 Matching questions

  1. travel
  2. mechanical clock
  3. woodblock printing
  4. paper currency
  5. porcelain
  1. a a hard, white pottery; also called china; we call porcelain china and still use today
  2. b characters raised on wood; used to make playing cards; helped spread learning
  3. c to journey to other places
  4. d paper money; most common form of money today
  5. e tells time accurately; modern mechanical clocks use the same principles today

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. to protect against disease by transmitting a disease causing agent to a person, stimulating the body's defensive reactions
  2. something seen or learned about for the first time
  3. a new tool, device, or process created after scientific study and experimentation
  4. an invention of the Chinese that helped spread learning
  5. methods to help people avoid getting sick; steamed clothes to disinfect

5 True/False questions

  1. canal locka gated chamber in a canal used to raise or lower the water level, still used today like in the Panama canal


  2. movable typeindividual characters made of wood or metal that can be arranged to create a job for printing and then used over again; helped spread learning; until recently, newspapers, magazines and books were printed this way


  3. immune systemthe body's natural defense against disease


  4. compassa magnetic tool used for navigation at sea and enabled long distance travel, still used today


  5. military technologyrelated to soldiers and warfare