5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Pax Mongolica
- Ying Yang
- Civil Service
- tributary states
- a A popular type of Japanese drama combined with music and dance, it is the type of theatre in Japan(Played buy all male actors)
- b -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
- c the group of people whose job it is to carry out the work of the government
- d 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.
- e independent state that has to acknowledge the supremacy of another state and pay tribute to its ruler, These are regions or colonies who become subordinates of a more powerful state as a means to control slaves and to provide exclusive trading rights to foreign regions.
5 Multiple choice questions
- in Confucian thought, one of the virtues to be cultivated, a love and respect for one's parents and ancestors
- an Asian temple
- beautiful handwriting
- first prince of Japan, 593 C.E., Japanese regent, he was one of Japan's greatest leaders. He was influential in bringing Buddhism and Chinese ideas to Japan.
- 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)
5 True/False questions
Yamato Clan → Only family to hold the title of emperor in Japanese history
Confucius → Chinese philosopher (circa 551-478 BC), Chinese philosopher, administrator, and moralist. His social and moral teachings, collected in the Analects , tried to replace former religious observances
samurai → A popular type of Japanese drama combined with music and dance, it is the type of theatre in Japan(Played buy all male actors)
Zen → school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith
Wu Zhao → the only woman to ever declare herself empress, she was a member of the Tang Dynasty; takes over when Li Shimin dies; she used trickery to get power, cuts taxes, raises salaries of government officials, encourages trade and buddhism, takes korea as a tributary state, reforms the civil service exams, builds more school for more job opprotunities, takes critism from Li Bo and improves, The only woman to ever declare herself empress, she was a member of the Tang Dynasty.