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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
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
6 terms
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
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
20 terms
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
22 terms
China
philosophy
advancement
religion
dynasty
philosophy
advancement
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
25 terms
China
Huang He (Yellow) and Yangtze
Great Wall of China
Silk Road
Mandate of Heavan
Major rivers in China
Fortification that can be seen from space, built by the Qin d…
Facilitated trade from China to as far as Rome
An order from the gods that tells a ruler they have the right…
Huang He (Yellow) and Yangtze
Major rivers in China
Great Wall of China
Fortification that can be seen from space, built by the Qin d…
15 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…
23 terms
China
philosophy
advancement
religion
dynasty
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
an improvement or development
the belief that one or more divine beings are responsible for…
a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
philosophy
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
advancement
an improvement or development
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…
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…
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
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…
china
population
officially
נbillion
Chinese
אוכלוסיה
רישמי
מיליארד
סיני
population
אוכלוסיה
officially
רישמי
10 terms
China
oracle
Zhou Dynasty
lords
peasants
a person thought to be a source of wisdom or prophecy
the longest lasting Chinese dynasty, during which the use of…
A person of high rank who owned land but owed loyalty to his…
Farmers with small farms
oracle
a person thought to be a source of wisdom or prophecy
Zhou Dynasty
the longest lasting Chinese dynasty, during which the use of…
6 terms
China
Legalism
Mandate of Heaven
dynasty
Qin Dynasty
Chinese political philosophy based on the idea that a highly…
Chinese belief that the gods pick the emperor to rule but tha…
series of rulers from a single family.
Shi-Huangdi was the first Chinese ruler to call himself emper…
Legalism
Chinese political philosophy based on the idea that a highly…
Mandate of Heaven
Chinese belief that the gods pick the emperor to rule but tha…
9 terms
China
plateau
emperor
wetland
artifact
a large raised area of flat land
a man who rules an empire, generally gaining his power by bir…
an area of land that is marshy or swampy
any object made or used by humans long ago
plateau
a large raised area of flat land
emperor
a man who rules an empire, generally gaining his power by bir…
14 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…
19 terms
China
筷子
to taste
a marker for past perfect tense
to use
chopsticks
to taste
a marker for past perfect tense
10 terms
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
17 terms
China
Jade
Yellow River
Chang Jiang River
Three Gorges Dam
A hard gemstone often used in jewelry.
A river that flows from the Kunlun Mountains to the Yellow Sea.
The longest river in Asia, flowing through eastern China.
A barrier built on the Chang Jiang to control floods.
Jade
A hard gemstone often used in jewelry.
Yellow River
A river that flows from the Kunlun Mountains to the Yellow Sea.
29 terms
China
Eunuchs
feudalism
imperial
mandate of heaven
Castrated males used within households of Chinese emperors, u…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
describes a country unified under a government ruled by an em…
the idea that a leader could rule as long as the gods judged…
Eunuchs
Castrated males used within households of Chinese emperors, u…
feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
59 terms
China
Bronze Age
Shang Dynasty
Anyang
Chariots
the Shang D took places
writing ... metal working ... horse domestication ... class stratifica…
capital of shang dynasty... industrial area for bronze, potters,…
1200... gave mobile command stations... gave archers and soldiers m…
Bronze Age
the Shang D took places
Shang Dynasty
writing ... metal working ... horse domestication ... class stratifica…
20 terms
China
Beijing
Communism
Mao Zedong
Cultural Revolution
Capital of China
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Chinese Communist leader from 1949 to 1976.
a radical reform in China initiated by Mao Zedong in 1965 and…
Beijing
Capital of China
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
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
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
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…
19 terms
China
*apuntaron profecías
*pescadores
*emperador
* pólvora
...
...
...
...
*apuntaron profecías
...
*pescadores
...
21 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
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
27 terms
China
Huang He River
loess
Middle Kingdom
Shang Dynasty
Yellow River; the river around which China's earliest civiliz…
Fine, yellow, very fertile silt deposited by the Huang He River
The Chinese called their land the Middle Kingdom because they…
Second Chinese dynasty. Bronze casting, writing with Chinese…
Huang He River
Yellow River; the river around which China's earliest civiliz…
loess
Fine, yellow, very fertile silt deposited by the Huang He River
10 terms
China
Dynastic Cycle
Favor
Legalism
Confucianism
pattern of the rise and fall of dynasties
Support or approval
belief that powerful, efficient government and a strict legal…
belief system based on teachings of Confucius - a Chinese sch…
Dynastic Cycle
pattern of the rise and fall of dynasties
Favor
Support or approval
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
23 terms
China
philosophy
advancement
religion
dynasty
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
an improvement or development
the belief that one or more divine beings are responsible for…
a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
philosophy
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
advancement
an improvement or development
13 terms
China
Buddhism
Daoism
Confucianism
Geography
belief system that teaches pain and suffering is caused by a…
belief system based on the teachings of Laozi and that happin…
belief system whose code of behavior revolves around respect…
protected China from outside world (deserts, mountains, water)
Buddhism
belief system that teaches pain and suffering is caused by a…
Daoism
belief system based on the teachings of Laozi and that happin…
10 terms
china
cháng chéng
zhōng guó
běi jīng
xióng māo
长城
中国
北京
熊猫
cháng chéng
长城
zhōng guó
中国
20 terms
China
Nomad
Confucianism
Buddhism
Daoism
A person who moves from place to place.
A belief system based on the teachings of Confucius.
A belief system based on the teachings of siddhartha Gautama.
A belief system that originated in China around 500 B.C..
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place.
Confucianism
A belief system based on the teachings of Confucius.
23 terms
China
philosophy
advancement
religion
dynasty
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
an improvement or development
the belief that one or more divine beings are responsible for…
a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
philosophy
a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by…
advancement
an improvement or development
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
emerge
channel
warlords
military
to become known
a canal; a narrow body of water between two land masses
a military commander exercising civil power by force, usually…
related to soldiers, arms, or war
emerge
to become known
channel
a canal; a narrow body of water between two land masses
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