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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
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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…
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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…
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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 ______…
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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
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river dynasties
north china plain
Middle kingdom
Pictographs
Peking man
chinas heartland, the center of civilization
the name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
basis for a chinease system of writing
name used for the homo erectus skeleton found in northern chi…
north china plain
chinas heartland, the center of civilization
Middle kingdom
the name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
12 terms
river dynasties
north china plain
Middle kingdom
Pictographs
Peking man
chinas heartland, the center of civilization
the name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
basis for a chinease system of writing
name used for the homo erectus skeleton found in northern chi…
north china plain
chinas heartland, the center of civilization
Middle kingdom
the name the Chinese used to describe their own country as th…
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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.
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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
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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?
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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…
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.
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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
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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…
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 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…
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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
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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.
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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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Indus River Civilization and Gupta Dynasty
Caste System
Brahmin
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
second level of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; WARRIORS
third level of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; identifi…
Caste System
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
Brahmin
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
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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.
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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…
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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
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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
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River Dynasties in China
These isolate China
Yellow River
Yellow River
Yangtze
Oceans, mountains, and deserts.
Another name for Huang He
River in north
River in south
These isolate China
Oceans, mountains, and deserts.
Yellow River
Another name for Huang He
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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…
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
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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.
21 terms
ah: river dynasties in china
Huang He
Yangtze
loess
dynasty
Also known as Yellow River — brought life to China with its f…
Also known as the Chang Jiang — this is the southern-most of…
fertile yellow soil from the western areas of China carried b…
a series of rulers from a single family -- in early China, so…
Huang He
Also known as Yellow River — brought life to China with its f…
Yangtze
Also known as the Chang Jiang — this is the southern-most of…
27 terms
River Dynasties in China
Natural barriers
Huang He
China's Sorrow
Chang Jiang
Yellow sea... East China Sea... Pacific Ocean... Mountains
Yellow River
Yellow River (Huang He) floods
Yangtze
Natural barriers
Yellow sea... East China Sea... Pacific Ocean... Mountains
Huang He
Yellow River
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River Dynasties in China
What did natural barriers do
River
River contained lots of
Loess
Isolated China from other civilizations
Yellow and Yangtze
Silt
Fertile deposit of wind blown soil
What did natural barriers do
Isolated China from other civilizations
River
Yellow and Yangtze
40 terms
River Dynasties in China
animal bones and tortoise shells
are the written language and the spoke…
at what age we girls arranged for marr…
buried with the ruler to protect him i…
oracle bones
different
between 13 - 16
Terracotta Soldiers
animal bones and tortoise shells
oracle bones
are the written language and the spoke…
different
River Dynasties in China
What natural barriers dominated two-th…
What is the Huang He also known as?
What does the Huang He deposit after i…
Loess
Mountain ranges and deserts.
The Yellow River.
Loess.
A yellowish-colored type of silt that is blown by the winds f…
What natural barriers dominated two-th…
Mountain ranges and deserts.
What is the Huang He also known as?
The Yellow River.
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River Dynasties in China (Unit 2)
loess
Yangtze River
China
Dynasty
*a very fine yellowish silt from the winds in the Gobi desert…
* Central China, flows into the yellow Sea
* isolated nation because of Natural Barriers (Mountains, Des…
* family that controls power. Power is passed on hereditarily.
loess
*a very fine yellowish silt from the winds in the Gobi desert…
Yangtze River
* Central China, flows into the yellow Sea
73 terms
World History: Chapter 2 -Mesopotamia, Egypt, Planned Cities of the Indus & River Dynasties in China
subcontinent:
monsoons:
Mohenjo-Daro
Huang He
A large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that…
Seasonal wind pattern in southern Asia; a primary feature of…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern; it had a comple…
A major river of Asia in northern China.
subcontinent:
A large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that…
monsoons:
Seasonal wind pattern in southern Asia; a primary feature of…
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River Dynasties in China and The Unification of China
Loess
Dynastic cycle
Feudalism
Oracle bone
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
Rise and fall of Chinese dynasties according to the Mandate o…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
Animal bones and tortoise shells on which priests had scratch…
Loess
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
Dynastic cycle
Rise and fall of Chinese dynasties according to the Mandate o…
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Chinese River Dynasty
Yellow and Yangtze
No natural barriers from north and wes…
North China Plain, nicknamed China's H…
Xia Dynasty, Yu
What were the two main rivers?
What were some geographical challenges?
What is the farming land between the two rivers, which also s…
What was the first Chinese dynasty and who was its ruler?
Yellow and Yangtze
What were the two main rivers?
No natural barriers from north and wes…
What were some geographical challenges?
29 terms
Indus River Civilization and Gupta Dynasty
Caste System
Brahmin
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
second level of the varnas in the Hindu Caste System; WARRIORS
third level of the varnas in the Hindu Caste System; identifi…
Caste System
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
Brahmin
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
27 terms
Huang River & Zhou Dynasty
How did geographic features such as mo…
What kind of settlements were the begi…
What are the two major achievements of…
By around what era did farmers settle…
China was isolated
Farming
Advanced bronze work, and the development of writing.
5000 BCE
How did geographic features such as mo…
China was isolated
What kind of settlements were the begi…
Farming
28 terms
Indus River Civilization and Gupta Dynasty
Caste System
Brahmin
Kshatriyas
Vaisyas
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
second level of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; WARRIORS
third level of the varnas in the Hindu caste system; identifi…
Caste System
A rigid Hindu social class system that controlled every aspec…
Brahmin
first level of the varnas in the Caste System, PRIESTS
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