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World History-River dynasties
loess
oracle bone
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
fertile deposit of windblown soil
animal bone or tortoise shell used with ancient Chinese pries…
Chinese history, divine approval thought to be the basis of r…
historical pattern rise, decline, and replacement of dynasties
loess
fertile deposit of windblown soil
oracle bone
animal bone or tortoise shell used with ancient Chinese pries…
History 8: River Dynasties in China
Geographic features
Environmental Challenges
Settlements
Social classes
Huang He and Yangtze River systems, Plateau of Tibet, Gobi De…
Flooding of Huang He; geographic isolation
Walled cities, elaborate palaces, tombs, timber-framed home w…
Warrior, nobles and peasants
Geographic features
Huang He and Yangtze River systems, Plateau of Tibet, Gobi De…
Environmental Challenges
Flooding of Huang He; geographic isolation
33 terms
World History: Indus and River Dynasties
subcontinent definition
monsoons defintion
harappan civilization defintion
mandate of heaven definition
Indian subcontinent= india, pakistan, and bangladesh
Seasonal winds that dominate India's climate; winds that shif…
AKA indus civilization; <~ rose along indus river... called this…
devine approval thought to be the basis of royal authority
subcontinent definition
Indian subcontinent= india, pakistan, and bangladesh
monsoons defintion
Seasonal winds that dominate India's climate; winds that shif…
28 terms
World History - 2.4 River Dynasties in China
dynasty
Huang He/Yellow River
natural barriers of China
loess
ruling family
deposits huge amounts of yellow silt when it overflows its ba…
east: Yellow Sea, East China Sea, Pacific Ocean... west china: T…
silt: the fertile soil that is blown by winds from deserts to…
dynasty
ruling family
Huang He/Yellow River
deposits huge amounts of yellow silt when it overflows its ba…
20 terms
World History - Unit 2 - River Dynasties in China
isolate
sufficient
Yellow
Long
Oceans, mountains and deserts ___________ China from the rest…
Geographic isolation means lack of trade.... Must be self ______…
Huang He (_________ River) --> north China
Yangtze (___________ River) --> south China... High banks keeps…
isolate
Oceans, mountains and deserts ___________ China from the rest…
sufficient
Geographic isolation means lack of trade.... Must be self ______…
45 terms
2.4 River Dynasties in China History
China built cities when in relation to…
China had many isolating
Ancient chinese people lived in a plai…
Middle Kingdom
1500 years after the pyramids were built
natural barriers
Huang He and Yangtze
China saw itself as the center of the civilized world, becaus…
China built cities when in relation to…
1500 years after the pyramids were built
China had many isolating
natural barriers
6 terms
History Unit 1 Test (Chinese River Dynasties)
What were the surrounding rivers and b…
What language was spoken/written by ea…
Describe the religion and government.
What were the challenges?
Huang He River (Yellow River)... Chang Jiang River (Yangtze)... Yel…
a common language which unified the people of the different r…
-family was closely linked with the religion... -believed that p…
1. floods (could be disastrous)... 2. no trade (because of their…
What were the surrounding rivers and b…
Huang He River (Yellow River)... Chang Jiang River (Yangtze)... Yel…
What language was spoken/written by ea…
a common language which unified the people of the different r…
93 terms
River Dynasties
South=
North=
cataract
Cultural diffusion in Eqypt
Upper Eqypt; higher in elevation
Lower Egypt; lower in elevation
impassible part of the river with cliffy waterfalls, natural…
Diffused with Greece; examples: Herodotus and delta
South=
Upper Eqypt; higher in elevation
North=
Lower Egypt; lower in elevation
12 terms
World History: Chapter 2.4 (River Dynasties In China)
loess
oracle bone
Mandate Of Heaven
dynastic cycle
Fine, light silt deposited by wind and water that constitutes…
An animal bone or tortoise shell used by ancient Chinese prie…
A political theory developed during the Zhou Dynasty of ancie…
The rise and fall of ruling families; In China, a dynasty wou…
loess
Fine, light silt deposited by wind and water that constitutes…
oracle bone
An animal bone or tortoise shell used by ancient Chinese prie…
37 terms
WORLD HISTORY C1S4: River Dynasties in China
China
Huang He River... Chang Jiang River
Huang He River
Huang He River
The Rivers of China
Also known as Yellow River
River that is found in the north of China
China
Huang He River... Chang Jiang River
The Rivers of China
24 terms
River Dynasties in China
China's Natural Barriers
Isolation
Middle Kingdom
Ethnocentrism
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
Name Chinese used to describe their own kingdom. They thought…
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group.
China's Natural Barriers
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
Isolation
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
10 terms
River Dynasties in China Vocabulary
loess
oracle bone
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
fertile soil
animal bone used by ancient Chinese priests to communicate wi…
divine approval of the ruler
pattern of rise, fall, and replacement dynasties
loess
fertile soil
oracle bone
animal bone used by ancient Chinese priests to communicate wi…
7 terms
World History: Chapter 2.4 (River Dynasties In China)
loess
oracle bone
Mandate Of Heaven
dynastic cycle
Fine, light silt deposited by wind and water that constitutes…
An animal bone or tortoise shell used by ancient Chinese prie…
A political theory developed during the Zhou Dynasty of ancie…
The rise and fall of ruling families; In China, a dynasty wou…
loess
Fine, light silt deposited by wind and water that constitutes…
oracle bone
An animal bone or tortoise shell used by ancient Chinese prie…
World History Chapter 2 Section 4: River Dynasties in China
No because of barriers
Pacific Ocean, Himalaya mountains, tak…
Huang He aka Yellow River and Yangtze…
Fertile soil
Did china have connection with other people?
What was the geography like in China?
What two rivers supported China?
What does the yellow River leave when it floods?
No because of barriers
Did china have connection with other people?
Pacific Ocean, Himalaya mountains, tak…
What was the geography like in China?
7 terms
Indus River Valley & Chinese Dynasties
uniformity
planned cities
subcontinent
prosperity
the same or identical
Streets are parallel, have plazas and centers; evidence of st…
The region of Asia that is separated from the rest of the con…
being successful, having a lot of money
uniformity
the same or identical
planned cities
Streets are parallel, have plazas and centers; evidence of st…
river dynasties in china
geography of china
north china plain
huang he
the shang dynasty
-Natural barriers isolated China from all other civilization…
located between the Huanghe and Yangtze... -90% suitable for far…
(yellow river) from loess or dusty yellowish silt... -has annual…
1532-1027 B.C.... -the first dynasty to create written records…
geography of china
-Natural barriers isolated China from all other civilization…
north china plain
located between the Huanghe and Yangtze... -90% suitable for far…
5 terms
River Dynasties in China
Loess
Oracle bone
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic cycle
A fertile deposit of windblown sail.
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
In Chinese history, the divine approval thought to be the bas…
The historical pattern or the rise, decline, and replacement…
Loess
A fertile deposit of windblown sail.
Oracle bone
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
world history Ch. 2 River Dynasties in China- key features
geographic
environmental challenges
settlements
social classes
isolation, 2 major rivers, plateaus, desert,
disastrous floods, isolation (had to grow own food), many inv…
Xia and Shang dynasty, Farming settlements along yellow river
kings- nobles- peasants, elder men made big decisions,
geographic
isolation, 2 major rivers, plateaus, desert,
environmental challenges
disastrous floods, isolation (had to grow own food), many inv…
5 terms
Chapter 2: Section 4: River Dynasties in China
loess
oracle bone
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
A fine, yellow soil that is easily carried by wind and rain,…
animal bones carved with written characters which were used f…
A political theory of ancient China in which those in power w…
the historical pattern of the rise, decline, and replacement…
loess
A fine, yellow soil that is easily carried by wind and rain,…
oracle bone
animal bones carved with written characters which were used f…
7 terms
Indus River Valley & Chinese Dynasties
uniformity
planned cities
subcontinent
prosperity
the same or identical
Streets are parallel, have plazas and centers; evidence of st…
The region of Asia that is separated from the rest of the con…
being successful, having a lot of money
uniformity
the same or identical
planned cities
Streets are parallel, have plazas and centers; evidence of st…
24 terms
River Dynasties in China
China's Natural Barriers
Isolation
Middle Kingdom
Ethnocentrism
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
Name Chinese used to describe their own kingdom. They thought…
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group.
China's Natural Barriers
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
Isolation
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
River Dynasties in China
Loess
Oracle Bone
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic Cycle
yellowish silt - actually fertile soil
how Shang Kings consulted gods (animal bones + tortoise shells)
a ruler's divine approval
what the historians describe as the pattern of rise, decline,…
Loess
yellowish silt - actually fertile soil
Oracle Bone
how Shang Kings consulted gods (animal bones + tortoise shells)
12 terms
River Dynasties in China
The two major river systems in China t…
The yellowish fertile soil deposited a…
China's heartland, the center of its c…
Name used for the Homo Erectus skeleto…
Huang He, Chang Jiang
Loess
North China Plain
Peking man
The two major river systems in China t…
Huang He, Chang Jiang
The yellowish fertile soil deposited a…
Loess
River Dynasties in China
China's Natural Barriers
Middle Kingdom
Huang He
Yangtze
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
Name Chinese used to describe their own kingdom. They thought…
stretches across China for roughly 2,900 miles also known as…
3rd longest in the world. Half of china's crops are located a…
China's Natural Barriers
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
Middle Kingdom
Name Chinese used to describe their own kingdom. They thought…
River Dynasties in China
Loess
Oracle bones
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic Cycle
A fertile deposit of windblown soil
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
...
...
Loess
A fertile deposit of windblown soil
Oracle bones
One of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
8 terms
River Dynasties in China
Geography
River
Religion
Artifacts
Two major rivers, unpredictable flooding, natural barriers, l…
Huang He (yellow river), Yangtze River
Polytheistic, ancestor worship, oracle bones, consulted gods…
Anyang (oldest city and capital of Shang dynasty), cities sur…
Geography
Two major rivers, unpredictable flooding, natural barriers, l…
River
Huang He (yellow river), Yangtze River
12 terms
River Dynasties in China Vocab
North China Plain
Middle Kingdom
Pictographs
Peking man
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
The name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
Basis for Chinese system of writing
Name used for the Homo Erectus skeleton found in northern Chi…
North China Plain
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
Middle Kingdom
The name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
12 terms
River Dynasties in China
Huang He and Chang Jiang
Loess
North China Plain
Peking man
The two major river systems in China that flow from the west…
The yellowish fertile soil deposited along riverbanks
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
Name used for the Homo erectus skeleton found in northern Chi…
Huang He and Chang Jiang
The two major river systems in China that flow from the west…
Loess
The yellowish fertile soil deposited along riverbanks
11 terms
River Dynasties of China 2
two major river systems in China that…
yellowish fertile soil deposited along…
China's d, the center of civilization
name used for Homo erectus skeleton fo…
Huang He and Chang Jiang
loess
North China Plain
Peking Man
two major river systems in China that…
Huang He and Chang Jiang
yellowish fertile soil deposited along…
loess
River Dynasties in China
What eastern barriers isolated China?
What western border isolates China?
What southwest border isolated china
What northern border isolated china?
Yellow Sea, East China Sea, Pacific Ocean
Taklimakan Desert and the icy 15,00 foot Plateau of Tibet
Himalayas
Gobi Desert and the Mongolian Plateau
What eastern barriers isolated China?
Yellow Sea, East China Sea, Pacific Ocean
What western border isolates China?
Taklimakan Desert and the icy 15,00 foot Plateau of Tibet
10 terms
Chapter 2.4. River Dynasties in China
Loess
North China Plain
Shang Dynasty
Shang Di
Yellowish silt which is blown by winds from deserts to the we…
Considered China's heartland and center of its civilization.
Ruled China for 500 years and was the first dynasty to leave…
The supreme god during the Shang Dynasty
Loess
Yellowish silt which is blown by winds from deserts to the we…
North China Plain
Considered China's heartland and center of its civilization.
River dynasties in India and China
subcontinent
monsoon
Harappan civilization
Loess
A large land mass that forms a distinct part of a continent.
A wind that shifts in direction at certain times of each year.
Another name for the Indus River Valley civilization characte…
Fertile deposit of wind blown soil
subcontinent
A large land mass that forms a distinct part of a continent.
monsoon
A wind that shifts in direction at certain times of each year.
23 terms
River Dynasties in China
Main Idea?
Why it matters Now?
Great Wall of China was built _____ ye…
What are China's natural boundaries?
The early rulers introduced ideas about government and societ…
The culture that took root in ancient ties still affects the…
4,000
Yellow Sea (east)... East China Sea... Pacific Ocean... West:... Taklama…
Main Idea?
The early rulers introduced ideas about government and societ…
Why it matters Now?
The culture that took root in ancient ties still affects the…
River Dynasties in China
1000 years
Natural barriers
Yellow Sea, East China Sea, Pacific Oc…
Mountain ranges and deserts
How many years after Egypt, India and Mesopotamia?
Isolated the civilization from all other civilizations.
Bodies of water east of China
Dominate 2/3 of China's landmass
1000 years
How many years after Egypt, India and Mesopotamia?
Natural barriers
Isolated the civilization from all other civilizations.
River Dynasties in China
Huang He
Yangtze/Chang Jiang
loess
dynasty
the river aka the YELLOW RIVER, it brought life to China with…
southern-most rivers of early China
FERTILE YELLOW SOIL from western areas of China carried by th…
a SERIES OF RULERS FROM A SINGLE FAMILY --- ex) Xia, Shang an…
Huang He
the river aka the YELLOW RIVER, it brought life to China with…
Yangtze/Chang Jiang
southern-most rivers of early China
5 terms
River Dynasties in China Vocab
Loess
oracle bones
mandate of heaven
dynastic cycle
The yellowish fertile soil deposited along riverbanks
animal remnants and tortoise shells used to submit questions…
divine approval for a chinese ruler
the pattern of rise, decline, and replacement of ruling famil…
Loess
The yellowish fertile soil deposited along riverbanks
oracle bones
animal remnants and tortoise shells used to submit questions…
China river dynasties
Chinese geography
South west
North
West
East: yellow sea and china sea and pacific sea.
Himalayan mountains
Gobi dessert
Taklimakan dessert and Plateau of Tibet .
Chinese geography
East: yellow sea and china sea and pacific sea.
South west
Himalayan mountains
11 terms
River Dynasties in China
The Huang He
Chang Jiang
Loess
China's Sorrow
the Yellow River
Also called Yangtze, flows east to the Yellow Sea
Slit that is actually fertile soil
The Huang He's floods can be disastrous , when the floods dev…
The Huang He
the Yellow River
Chang Jiang
Also called Yangtze, flows east to the Yellow Sea
15 terms
River Dynasties in China
Huang He
Huang He
Huang He
Land between Huang He and Chang Jiang…
Yellow river
Found in North
Produces yellow silt/loess
North China Plain
Huang He
Yellow river
Huang He
Found in North
River Dynasties in China
loess
oracle bone
Mandate of Heaven
dynastic cycle
a loosely compacted yellowish-gray deposit of windblown sedim…
pieces of turtle shell or bone, normally from ox scapulae or…
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
an important political theory in Chinese history. According t…
loess
a loosely compacted yellowish-gray deposit of windblown sedim…
oracle bone
pieces of turtle shell or bone, normally from ox scapulae or…
River dynasties in china
River systems
Enviormental challenges
Xia
Family
Yellow river( loius silt) and yangtze
No trade because of barrier, sometimes flooding, invasions oc…
First dynasty ruler was Yu
Very important but women were to obey all men even sons
River systems
Yellow river( loius silt) and yangtze
Enviormental challenges
No trade because of barrier, sometimes flooding, invasions oc…
5 terms
River dynasties in China
Dynastic cycle
Feudalism
Loess
Mandate of Heaven
The historical pattern of the ride, decline, and replacement…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of the…
A fertile deposit of of windblown soil
In Chinese history, the divine approval thought to be the bas…
Dynastic cycle
The historical pattern of the ride, decline, and replacement…
Feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of the…
River Dynasties in China
The Huang He (Yellow), Yangzi, and Xi
Loess Soil
China's Sorrow
China's cultural heroes
3 major rivers in China
fertile soil as a result of Yellow River flooding
the Yellow River (floods irregularly and violently)
Fu Xi, Shennong, and Huangdi (Yellow Emperor)
The Huang He (Yellow), Yangzi, and Xi
3 major rivers in China
Loess Soil
fertile soil as a result of Yellow River flooding
Ancient China - River Dynasties
Isolated
Two main rivers are
Three things that helped shape China's…
Factors that helped establish firm fou…
To cut off from the rest of the world
Huang He and Chang Jiang
Deserts, mountains, and rivers
Natural barriers isolated, relatively little outside cultural…
Isolated
To cut off from the rest of the world
Two main rivers are
Huang He and Chang Jiang
15 terms
Chinese River Dynasties
Chinas Sorrow
Kings used ___________ _____ _________…
China had a _____________ character wr…
Only ________ people learned to read a…
Huang He-Yellow River
Mandate of Heaven
10,000, no link to their written language
noble
Chinas Sorrow
Huang He-Yellow River
Kings used ___________ _____ _________…
Mandate of Heaven
11 terms
River Dynasties In China
Loess
Oracle Bones
Mandate of Heaven
Divine Approval
Fertile soil that is blown by the wind from deserts to the we…
Animal bones on tortoise shells on which priests have scratch…
A just ruler that had divine approval from a higher authority…
Approval from the gods that can be taken away
Loess
Fertile soil that is blown by the wind from deserts to the we…
Oracle Bones
Animal bones on tortoise shells on which priests have scratch…
River Dynasties in China
Shang Dynasty
Indus River Valley
Scribes
Ziggurats
Northern China, Hang He (Yellow) and Yangtze River. ... Rose at…
Well organized cities. Harappa, Mohnejo-Daro. ... Cities were la…
Where people how wrote important facts and evidence.
"temple towers" the center of activity in many ancient cities…
Shang Dynasty
Northern China, Hang He (Yellow) and Yangtze River. ... Rose at…
Indus River Valley
Well organized cities. Harappa, Mohnejo-Daro. ... Cities were la…
24 terms
River Dynasties in China
China's Natural Barriers
Isolation
Middle Kingdom
Ethnocentrism
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
Name Chinese used to describe their own kingdom. They thought…
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group.
China's Natural Barriers
Gobi Desert, Himalayan Mountains, Pacific Ocean
Isolation
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs.
14 terms
Ancient Chinese River Dynasties
Two River Dynasties in Ancient China
Land Mass of China
Yellow River or Huang He
Loess
Shang Dynasty-Wood Cities and Bronze Age.... Zhou Dynasty-Brough…
2/3 of China's land mass is covered by mountains and deserts.
Known as the River of Sorrows because it left disaster in its…
Rich silt or soil that is yellow in color.
Two River Dynasties in Ancient China
Shang Dynasty-Wood Cities and Bronze Age.... Zhou Dynasty-Brough…
Land Mass of China
2/3 of China's land mass is covered by mountains and deserts.
14 terms
2.4 Chinese River Dynasties
Opportunites
Challenges and Solutions
Advanced Cities
Advanced Technology
Fertile soil
Huang He's floods could be disastrous. ... Had to be self-suffi…
Anyang, among the oldest and most important cities. ... Built o…
Xia-period: flood control and irrigation systems... Palaces, to…
Opportunites
Fertile soil
Challenges and Solutions
Huang He's floods could be disastrous. ... Had to be self-suffi…
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