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10 terms
China
great wall
silk road
export
natural barriers
a barrier made of walls across China's northern frontier
a network of trade routes that stretched across Asia
items sent to other regions for trade
landforms that limit contact with outsiders (mountains)
great wall
a barrier made of walls across China's northern frontier
silk road
a network of trade routes that stretched across Asia
51 terms
China
Mandarin
50,000
Yangtze
Buddhism
Most spoken language
number of written Chinese characters
Major river in China
Major religion in China
Mandarin
Most spoken language
50,000
number of written Chinese characters
19 terms
China
dynasty
Xia Dynasty
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
when a group of people from the same family rule a country fo…
First dynasty in China
Second dynasty in China. Overthrew the Xia, had a strong army…
Took over the empire and said it was ok because the Shang had…
dynasty
when a group of people from the same family rule a country fo…
Xia Dynasty
First dynasty in China
25 terms
China
Geography
Beijing
China
Himalaya Mountains
the study of land
the capital city of China
a country in Asia
Largest mountain range in China
Geography
the study of land
Beijing
the capital city of China
15 terms
China
fault
communist state
Free Enterprise System
invest
A crack in the earth's crust
A country whose government allows little or no private owners…
This is an economic system that operates on free competition,…
To put money into a business
fault
A crack in the earth's crust
communist state
A country whose government allows little or no private owners…
19 terms
China
Daoism
Legalism
The Silk Road
Ancestor worship
a Chinese philosophy that emphasizes living in harmony with n…
The belief that rulers should use harsh punishment to control…
trade network that spanned from China to Europe, also carried…
The belief that dead ancestors could affect the fortune or mi…
Daoism
a Chinese philosophy that emphasizes living in harmony with n…
Legalism
The belief that rulers should use harsh punishment to control…
19 terms
China
dynasty
Xia Dynasty
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
when a group of people from the same family rule a country fo…
First dynasty in China
Second dynasty in China. Overthrew the Xia, had a strong army…
Took over the empire and said it was ok because the Shang had…
dynasty
when a group of people from the same family rule a country fo…
Xia Dynasty
First dynasty in China
20 terms
China
warlord
aristocrat
ancestor
pictograph
a military commander exercising civil power by force, usually…
a member of an upper class of society, usually made up of her…
a person that someone is descended from
a symbol in a writing system based on pictures
warlord
a military commander exercising civil power by force, usually…
aristocrat
a member of an upper class of society, usually made up of her…
16 terms
China
Period of Disunion
Grand Canal
Empress Wu
porcelain
the time of disorder that followed the collapse of the Han
a canal linking northern and southern China
the only woman to rule China
a thin, beautiful type of pottery
Period of Disunion
the time of disorder that followed the collapse of the Han
Grand Canal
a canal linking northern and southern China
19 terms
China
Dynastic Cycle
Confucianism
Silk Road
Zheng He
Dynasty (Reign) starts out new and strong, corruption and reb…
The system of ethics, education, and citizenship taught by Co…
An ancient 4,000 mile trade route between China and Europe
A Chinese admiral during the Ming Dynasty, he led great voyag…
Dynastic Cycle
Dynasty (Reign) starts out new and strong, corruption and reb…
Confucianism
The system of ethics, education, and citizenship taught by Co…
17 terms
China
loess
dike
extended family
North China Plain
yellow-brown soil
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
closely related people of several generations, such as brothe…
a large plain in East Asia, built up by soil deposits of Huan…
loess
yellow-brown soil
dike
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
China
China Geography
Huang He and Yangzi Rivers
Zhou Dynasty
Mandate of Heaven
isolated by physical barriers such as Gobi Desert, Tibetan Pl…
early Chinese civilization first settled in these river valleys
overthrew the Shang, dynasty lasted 800 years, originated the…
Chinese belief that god was given a dynasty the right to rule…
China Geography
isolated by physical barriers such as Gobi Desert, Tibetan Pl…
Huang He and Yangzi Rivers
early Chinese civilization first settled in these river valleys
12 terms
China
Yellow River
Monsoon
Buddhism
Confucianism
Also known as the Huang-He. The second longest river in China…
These strong and predictable winds have long been ridden acro…
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
Chinese ethical and philosophical teachings of Confucius whic…
Yellow River
Also known as the Huang-He. The second longest river in China…
Monsoon
These strong and predictable winds have long been ridden acro…
China
nomad
Confucianism
Buddhism
Daoism
a person who moves from place to place.
a belief system based on the ideas of Confucius.
a religion that started in India and is based on the teaching…
a belief system that seeks harmony with nature and with inner…
nomad
a person who moves from place to place.
Confucianism
a belief system based on the ideas of Confucius.
China
Three Gorges Dam
Hydroelectric power
Himalayas
Taklimakan
A barrier built on the Chang Jiang to control floods
electricity made by water powered engines
a mountain range that divides China from India
The second largest sand desert in the world
Three Gorges Dam
A barrier built on the Chang Jiang to control floods
Hydroelectric power
electricity made by water powered engines
China
Boarder
civilization
wetland
ancient
the line that divides one country or area from another (noun)
an organized society that has a stable food supply, governmen…
an area of land that is marshy or swampy (noun)
from a very long time age (adjective)
Boarder
the line that divides one country or area from another (noun)
civilization
an organized society that has a stable food supply, governmen…
China
Economy
Barbarian
Porcelain
Calligraphy
organized way in which people produce, sell, and buy goods an…
an uncivilized person
type of ceramic glassware that is made of fine clay and baked…
beautiful handwriting
Economy
organized way in which people produce, sell, and buy goods an…
Barbarian
an uncivilized person
24 terms
China
Mandate of Heaven
Ethnocentrism
Filial piety
Legalism
An ancient Chinese philosophical concept, which originated du…
When a person tries to judge the culture of other people from…
(in Confucianism) the important virtue and primary duty of re…
(in Chinese philosophy) the principles and practices of a sch…
Mandate of Heaven
An ancient Chinese philosophical concept, which originated du…
Ethnocentrism
When a person tries to judge the culture of other people from…
28 terms
China
jade
oracle
vary
Confucianism
a hard gemstone
a prediction
to be different
a philosophy based on the ideas of Confucius that focuses on…
jade
a hard gemstone
oracle
a prediction
10 terms
China
Opium War
Boxer Rebellion
Propaganda
Chinese Civil War
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
A 1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence in…
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cau…
War between communist Mao Zedong and nationalist Chaing-Kai S…
Opium War
A conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 18…
Boxer Rebellion
A 1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence in…
china
1. nomad
2. Confucianism
3. Buddhism
4. Daoism
1. a person who moves place to place rather than settling per…
2. a belief system based on the teachings of confucius a scho…
3. a belief system based on the teachings of siddhartha gauta…
4. a belief system that originated in china around 500 bc emp…
1. nomad
1. a person who moves place to place rather than settling per…
2. Confucianism
2. a belief system based on the teachings of confucius a scho…
20 terms
China
mandate of heaven
dynasty
landscapes
meritocracy
belief that ancestors in heaven choose the ruler
rule by a family line
large nature scenes
people hired based on their ability
mandate of heaven
belief that ancestors in heaven choose the ruler
dynasty
rule by a family line
China
Nomad
Confucianism
Buddhism
reunify
A person who moves from place to place rather than settling p…
A belief system based on the teaching of Confucius, a scholar…
A belief system based on teaching of Siddhartha Gautama, the…
To bring together again.
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place rather than settling p…
Confucianism
A belief system based on the teaching of Confucius, a scholar…
30 terms
China
Three Gorges Dam
hydroelectric power
Himalayas
Taklimakan Desert
a barrier built on the Chang Jian to control floods
electricity made by water-powered engines
a mountain range that divides China from India
the second largest sand desert in the world
Three Gorges Dam
a barrier built on the Chang Jian to control floods
hydroelectric power
electricity made by water-powered engines
20 terms
China
Shi Huangi
emperor
dynasty
North China Plain
the first emperor to unify china
a ruler of a empire
a line of rulers from the same family
the fertile region between the Cheung he and chang jiang rivers
Shi Huangi
the first emperor to unify china
emperor
a ruler of a empire
43 terms
China
According to Alastair Johnson, is Chin…
what are the five points by which John…
what does Johnson say about China's me…
what does Johnson say about China's co…
Johnson says that China is not a status quo state, and suppor…
membership in international institutions, compliance with int…
it has risen in the post-Maoist period
China does not comply with human rights norms but is moving m…
According to Alastair Johnson, is Chin…
Johnson says that China is not a status quo state, and suppor…
what are the five points by which John…
membership in international institutions, compliance with int…
7 terms
China
Mount Everest
Himalaya Mountains
Gobi Desert
Yellow Sea, Huang He River, Pacific Oc…
Highest Mountain
Natural Barrier which protected China from Mongols.
Natural Barrier that is very dry and hot by day, very cold at…
Natural Water Barriers
Mount Everest
Highest Mountain
Himalaya Mountains
Natural Barrier which protected China from Mongols.
54 terms
China
5 Confucian Relationships
5 Ideals of Confucianism ( just list t…
Jen
Wen
Ruler - Subject ... Father - Son... Older Brother - Younger Brother…
Jen, Wen, Li, Chun Tzu, Te
human-heartedness, ideal relationship between human beings
the art's power to ennoble the human spirit that he admired,…
5 Confucian Relationships
Ruler - Subject ... Father - Son... Older Brother - Younger Brother…
5 Ideals of Confucianism ( just list t…
Jen, Wen, Li, Chun Tzu, Te
30 terms
China
dynasty
mandate of heaven
dynastic cycle
Han Dynasty
A line of rulers who belong to the same family
A divine approval to rule. From that time on, each new dynast…
In China, a dynasty would remain in power only as long as it…
(226 BCE-220 CE)Chinese dynasty that replaced the Qin. Though…
dynasty
A line of rulers who belong to the same family
mandate of heaven
A divine approval to rule. From that time on, each new dynast…
7 terms
China
Confucianism
Five Relationships
Daoism
Legalism
A philosophy created by Confucius. Each individual must work…
Put the needs of the family and society over the needs of the…
Based on the teachings of Laozi... Sets rules for proper human b…
Humans are evil by nature. ... A strong ruler is required to mak…
Confucianism
A philosophy created by Confucius. Each individual must work…
Five Relationships
Put the needs of the family and society over the needs of the…
15 terms
China
What is Imperial Government? How did I…
Which dynasty's reunited China after t…
How did the Tang dynasty use civil ser…
What changes did the Song dynasty impl…
Imperial government is headed by an emperor or sometimes an e…
The Sui dynasty reunited China after the Han dynasty. They co…
Candidates took civil service examinations to prove they were…
The Song dynasty relied on civil service exams so they opened…
What is Imperial Government? How did I…
Imperial government is headed by an emperor or sometimes an e…
Which dynasty's reunited China after t…
The Sui dynasty reunited China after the Han dynasty. They co…
china
nomad
confucianism
buddhism
doasim
a person who moves from place to place rather than setting pe…
a belief system based on the teachings of confucius, a schola…
a belief system based on the teachings of siddhartha gautama…
a belief system that originated in china around 500 b.c empha…
nomad
a person who moves from place to place rather than setting pe…
confucianism
a belief system based on the teachings of confucius, a schola…
China
Huang He
Yangtze
Shang Dynasty
Dynasty
River in China often called the yellow river in the north.
River in China river in south.
Second Chinese dynasty (about 1750-1122 B.C.) which was mostl…
A series of rulers from the same family
Huang He
River in China often called the yellow river in the north.
Yangtze
River in China river in south.
China
Nomad
Confucianism
Buddhism
Daoism
a person who moves from place toplace rather than settling pe…
a belief system based on teachings of confucius, a scholar wh…
a belief system based on teachings of siddhartha gautama,the…
a belief system that originated in china around 500 B.C.,emph…
Nomad
a person who moves from place toplace rather than settling pe…
Confucianism
a belief system based on teachings of confucius, a scholar wh…
26 terms
China
loess
pictographs
oracle bones
Mandate of Heaven
fine, dustlike material that can form soil
pictures that represent words or ideas
earliest written records from China
right to rule
loess
fine, dustlike material that can form soil
pictographs
pictures that represent words or ideas
70 terms
China
5 Confucian Relationships
5 Ideals of Confucianism ( just list t…
Jen
Wen
Ruler - Subject ... Father - Son... Older Brother - Younger Brother…
Jen, Wen, Li, Chun Tzu, Te
human-heartedness, ideal relationship between human beings
the art's power to ennoble the human spirit that he admired,…
5 Confucian Relationships
Ruler - Subject ... Father - Son... Older Brother - Younger Brother…
5 Ideals of Confucianism ( just list t…
Jen, Wen, Li, Chun Tzu, Te
10 terms
CHINA
MARITIME
EMPIRE
EXPORT
TERRAIN
travel over seas trade over land
a group
goods leaving a country
the texture of the land
MARITIME
travel over seas trade over land
EMPIRE
a group
20 terms
China
Yu
Divination Bones
Ideograph
Mandate of Heaven
Mythical ruler of China during the Xia Dynasty. Known his har…
Animal bones carved with written characters which subject to…
Pictograph where a single or group markings represent a word…
The belief the rulers had the gods approval to rule. Started…
Yu
Mythical ruler of China during the Xia Dynasty. Known his har…
Divination Bones
Animal bones carved with written characters which subject to…
20 terms
China
Loess
Silk Road
Ancestor Worship
Oracle Bones
A light, fertile soil from the Yellow River
A network of trade routes that stretched across Asia from Chi…
Honoring ancestors through rituals, such as offering food and…
A shell or bone used to communicate with ancestors and predic…
Loess
A light, fertile soil from the Yellow River
Silk Road
A network of trade routes that stretched across Asia from Chi…
44 terms
China
empire
neo-Confucianism
Sui Dynasty
Tang Dynasty
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
a new form of the ideas of the philosopher Confucius; include…
unified China, rebuilt Great Wall, built Grand Canal
civil service exams, expanded China's borders, Buddhism becam…
empire
an extensive group of states or countries under a single supr…
neo-Confucianism
a new form of the ideas of the philosopher Confucius; include…
52 terms
China
Records of the Grand Historian
Confucius (551-479 BC)
Hundred Schools of Thought era
Five Classics
"The Scribe's Records"; monumental history of ancient China a…
Chinese teacher editor, political and philosopher of the Spri…
Philosophies and schools in China that flourished from 6th ce…
books that are credited to Confucius and that may (or may not…
Records of the Grand Historian
"The Scribe's Records"; monumental history of ancient China a…
Confucius (551-479 BC)
Chinese teacher editor, political and philosopher of the Spri…
13 terms
China
Huang He
Himilayas
Gobi Desert
Plateau of Tibet
A major river of Asia in northern China. This is where Chines…
A mountain range that separates China from India and isolated…
A large desert to the north of China that helped isolated it…
A flat and high area that helped isolate China from the rest…
Huang He
A major river of Asia in northern China. This is where Chines…
Himilayas
A mountain range that separates China from India and isolated…
8 terms
china
China
Asia
population of China
Chinese Flag
the continent that China is a part of
there are over 1.3 billion people living in China
red with 5 stars. big star represents the government. The 4 s…
China
Asia
the continent that China is a part of
32 terms
China
Feudalism
Mandate of Heaven
Dynasty
Legalism
A system of government based on landowners and tenants
A political theory developed during the Zhou Dynasty of ancie…
A series of rulers from the same family
Chinese philosophy developed by Hanfeizi; taught that humans…
Feudalism
A system of government based on landowners and tenants
Mandate of Heaven
A political theory developed during the Zhou Dynasty of ancie…
38 terms
China
People's Republic of China
market-based economy
human rights violations
Amnesty International
Moa Zedong proclaimed the new Peoples Republic of China after…
An economy in which decisions regarding investment, productio…
Violations against people's civil rights and liberties by gov…
An influential non-governmental organization that operates gl…
People's Republic of China
Moa Zedong proclaimed the new Peoples Republic of China after…
market-based economy
An economy in which decisions regarding investment, productio…
25 terms
China
great wall
silk road
Zhou Dynasty
Qing Dynasty
a barrier made of walls across China's northern frontier
a network of trade routes that stretched across Asia
This dynasty was the longest lasting dynasty in Chinese His…
This dynasty was started by the Manchus
great wall
a barrier made of walls across China's northern frontier
silk road
a network of trade routes that stretched across Asia
18 terms
China
Dike
Communist State
Free Enterprise System
Dynasty
a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep…
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
economic system where few restrictions are placed on business…
a sequence of rulers from the same family, stock, or group
Dike
a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep…
Communist State
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
China
trade network
dynasty
Legalism
Han Dynasty
A series of routes that may cross over geographic features wh…
A series of rulers from the same family
A philosophy of ruling with a harsh set of laws and consequen…
The dynasty that ruled China from 206 B.C.E. to 220 C.E., tha…
trade network
A series of routes that may cross over geographic features wh…
dynasty
A series of rulers from the same family
China
Trade route from East Asia to Europe b…
Chinese belief that rulers got their p…
Silk, paper and porcelain
Chinese invention
Silk Road
Divine Mandate of Heaven
Chinese Products
Compass
Trade route from East Asia to Europe b…
Silk Road
Chinese belief that rulers got their p…
Divine Mandate of Heaven
14 terms
China
Period of Disunion
Grand Canal
Empress Wu
Porcelain
The time period after the fall of the han dynastywith many sm…
Links northern and southern China
Only woman to rule china; ruled viciously, but talented and i…
Beautiful pottery
Period of Disunion
The time period after the fall of the han dynastywith many sm…
Grand Canal
Links northern and southern China
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