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History of China History Terms
Wang Mang
Liu Xin
Red Eyebrows
Liu Xiu
Weakness in Liu lines, corruption at court, fiscal weakness,…
Side ancestor to Liu Bang who edited and restored old documen…
Revolt that crushed support for Wang Mang
Restored Han Dynasty, capital at Luoyang
Wang Mang
Weakness in Liu lines, corruption at court, fiscal weakness,…
Liu Xin
Side ancestor to Liu Bang who edited and restored old documen…
34 terms
China History Terms
Warring States Period
Dynasty
Qin
Shi Huangdi
During the collapse of the Zhou Dynasty, military innovations…
Hereditary system of rulers from the same family (Qin, Shang,…
China's first empire from 221 to 207 B.C.E. Legalism was the…
means splendid god or mythological king, inovative (creates l…
Warring States Period
During the collapse of the Zhou Dynasty, military innovations…
Dynasty
Hereditary system of rulers from the same family (Qin, Shang,…
History Terms - India and China
Indus River Valley
Himalayan Mountains
Khyber Pass
Monsoon
A river valley located in India.
A set of mountains that along with the Kush Mountains would p…
Allowed invaders to enter Ancient India
A season prevailing wind in the region of South and Southeast…
Indus River Valley
A river valley located in India.
Himalayan Mountains
A set of mountains that along with the Kush Mountains would p…
17 terms
World History Terms (China)
Period of Disunion
Grand Canal
Empress Wu
Porcelain
The call of disorder that followed the collapse of the Han dy…
A canal linking northern and southern China
Empress of China during the Tang dynasty; ruled ruthlessly an…
A thin, beautiful type of pottery
Period of Disunion
The call of disorder that followed the collapse of the Han dy…
Grand Canal
A canal linking northern and southern China
19 terms
History China Terms
Dynastic Cycle
Qin Shihuangdi
Qin Empire
Confucious
The cycle that every dynasty followed from uprising to downfall
The first emperor of China
The first unified empire of China
The Chinese Philosopher who made the Chinese beliefs of Confu…
Dynastic Cycle
The cycle that every dynasty followed from uprising to downfall
Qin Shihuangdi
The first emperor of China
48 terms
World History China Terms
Neolithic
Pan Gu
Three Sovereigns
Xia Dynasty
A period of time where farming technology greatly improved
A man who hatched from an egg
3 emperors whose names link up with the process of creation
...
Neolithic
A period of time where farming technology greatly improved
Pan Gu
A man who hatched from an egg
21 terms
HISTORY CHINA TEST TERMS
Analects
Confucious
Confucianism
Daoism
The Confucianism sacred text.
The founder of Confucianism.
A system of philosophical and ethical teachings that emphasiz…
Philosophical system advocating a simple honest life and noni…
Analects
The Confucianism sacred text.
Confucious
The founder of Confucianism.
26 terms
History: China Terms
Huang He
Loess
Mandate of Heaven
Dynastic Cycle
A river flowing from West China into the Gulf of Bohai; also…
A loamy deposit formed by wind, usually yellowish and calcare…
An ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that heaven…
The rise and fall of dynasties throughout history
Huang He
A river flowing from West China into the Gulf of Bohai; also…
Loess
A loamy deposit formed by wind, usually yellowish and calcare…
38 terms
History China terms
Chang'an
Shi Huangdi
Qin
Xiongnu
Capital of Han
founder of Qin
people state in Wei valley
confederation of nomadic people
Chang'an
Capital of Han
Shi Huangdi
founder of Qin
36 terms
History Exam China Terms
Sino Japanese war
Taiping rebellion
Tiananmen square
Das Kapital
event, cost China control of taiwan and korea
massive peasant revolt, mid 1850's
location of student demonstrations, may-june 1989
book which describes economic and political theory of social…
Sino Japanese war
event, cost China control of taiwan and korea
Taiping rebellion
massive peasant revolt, mid 1850's
11 terms
History terms/Chapter 10 China
Loess
Channels
Warlords
Aristocrats
Thick layers of yellow soil
River like things that carried water to the sea
Military leaders who led their own armies
People of noble birth whose wealth came from the land they ow…
Loess
Thick layers of yellow soil
Channels
River like things that carried water to the sea
36 terms
History Final Terms China
Warring State Period
Dynasty
Qin
Shi Huangdi
A 250 year period where 8 states battled for complete power
A line of hereditary rulers
The first dynasty to establish total control of China
The first Chinese emperor
Warring State Period
A 250 year period where 8 states battled for complete power
Dynasty
A line of hereditary rulers
65 terms
History Quest Terms-China
Han Dynasty
Grand Canal
Empress Wu Zhao
General Taizu
dynasty collapsed in 220
canal that connects asia for trading
ruled during campaign in korea
first emperor of song dynasty
Han Dynasty
dynasty collapsed in 220
Grand Canal
canal that connects asia for trading
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History China terms
Emperor
Imperial
Dynasty
Bereaucracy
The political peader of a territory containing several countr…
Belonging or related to the emperor
Anline of rulers descended from one family
A highly complex body of workers with many levels of authority
Emperor
The political peader of a territory containing several countr…
Imperial
Belonging or related to the emperor
30 terms
History China terms
Great Leap Forward
Hundred Flowers Campaign
Cultural Revolution
The Four Olds
1957-1962, Mao tried unsuccessfully to rapidly increase China…
Campaign launched by Mao to trick scholars into speaking agai…
Political policy in started in China by Mao Zedong to elimina…
Old ideas, old culture, old customs, and old habits. These ar…
Great Leap Forward
1957-1962, Mao tried unsuccessfully to rapidly increase China…
Hundred Flowers Campaign
Campaign launched by Mao to trick scholars into speaking agai…
20 terms
History terms china
Dynasty
Middle Kingdom
Oracle Bones
Ancestor Veneration
A series of rulers from the same family
traditional name for Chinese civilization, so-called because…
one of the animal bones or tortoise shells used by ancient Ch…
Veneration of the dead or ancestor reverence is based on the…
Dynasty
A series of rulers from the same family
Middle Kingdom
traditional name for Chinese civilization, so-called because…
21 terms
China History Terms
Revenue
Centralization
Pastoral Nomad
Confederacy
an amount of money regularly coming in
the concentration of administrative power in a central govern…
Nomads who migrate with their animals for pasture
an alliance between groups of varying sizes
Revenue
an amount of money regularly coming in
Centralization
the concentration of administrative power in a central govern…
23 terms
History china review- terms
Taoism
Legalism
Buddhism
4 noble truths
Religious belief where one must find their own way
Philosophy that man is evil and has harsh rule and harsh puni…
Enlighten one, one comes to a knowledge of what's going on, r…
Suffering... Suffer because we want what we don't have ... Attain h…
Taoism
Religious belief where one must find their own way
Legalism
Philosophy that man is evil and has harsh rule and harsh puni…
66 terms
History Key Terms: China
communism
economic growth
international trade standard
bureaucracy
A political theory in which all property is publicly owned an…
An increase in the amount of goods and services produced per…
A classification system maintained by the UN relating to good…
A system of government in which most important decisions are…
communism
A political theory in which all property is publicly owned an…
economic growth
An increase in the amount of goods and services produced per…
18 terms
History Mid-Term: China
Zheng He
The forbidden city
Beijing
Mongolians
The greatest sailor of the Ming Dynasty
Building project that was completed during the Ming Dynasty
City in which the Forbidden City was built
Nomadic people who came from the plains of North China
Zheng He
The greatest sailor of the Ming Dynasty
The forbidden city
Building project that was completed during the Ming Dynasty
History China chapter terms
Loess
Dikes
Huang river
chinas sorrow
fertile yellow soil
earth wall built along a river to protect from floods
...
...
Loess
fertile yellow soil
Dikes
earth wall built along a river to protect from floods
10 terms
History china terms
1. Great Leap Forward
2. Cultural Revolution
Jiang Qing
Tiananmen Incident 1976
Revolutionize agriculture by pushing peasants into communes a…
Effort from 1966-76 to purge the country of any types of thou…
Former film star and Maos first wife, part of the Gang of Fou…
A gathering of hundreds of thousands of people who mourn Zhao…
1. Great Leap Forward
Revolutionize agriculture by pushing peasants into communes a…
2. Cultural Revolution
Effort from 1966-76 to purge the country of any types of thou…
46 terms
History China Terms
Yellow river
Manchu
Chaing Kai Shek
Manchurian Incident
River in the North - Sediment (Silt = Loess)
Was one of the biggest powers in china during the Qing & Ching
takes over after Sun Yat-Sen dies; "the Northern Expedition";…
Japanese bomb their own railroads as an excuse to move their…
Yellow river
River in the North - Sediment (Silt = Loess)
Manchu
Was one of the biggest powers in china during the Qing & Ching
15 terms
IB China History terms
sun yatsen
Yuan Shikai
21 demands
Treaty of Versaille
Leader of the Nationalist party... Largest party in China after…
First President of the Chinese Republic... Banished Sun Yatsen a…
1915... Japan demands that the "warlord government" of China giv…
China assisted the french during WWI... Sent 96,000 troops over,…
sun yatsen
Leader of the Nationalist party... Largest party in China after…
Yuan Shikai
First President of the Chinese Republic... Banished Sun Yatsen a…
History China terms
Pagodas
Social Classes
Gentrys
Tang Dynasty
A multistoried temple with eaves that curve up at the corner
Emperor... Gentrys... Peasants... Merchants
Able to afford spending years studying Confucian Classes... Serv…
The first emperor was Li Yuan... General under the Sui Dynasty... E…
Pagodas
A multistoried temple with eaves that curve up at the corner
Social Classes
Emperor... Gentrys... Peasants... Merchants
34 terms
China History Terms
Warring States Period
Dynasty
Qin
Shi Huangdi
During the collapse of the Zhou Dynasty, military innovations…
Hereditary system of rulers from the same family (Qin, Shang,…
China's first empire from 221 to 207 B.C.E. Legalism was the…
means splendid god or mythological king, inovative (creates l…
Warring States Period
During the collapse of the Zhou Dynasty, military innovations…
Dynasty
Hereditary system of rulers from the same family (Qin, Shang,…
History China key terms
Jade
Oracle
Lords
Peasant
A hard gemstone.
A prediction.
People of high rank. Paid taxes and provided soldiers to the…
Farmers with small farms.
Jade
A hard gemstone.
Oracle
A prediction.
17 terms
history key terms for china
dynasty
feudalism
oracie
confusoius
leadership or rule in china
System in which the ruler owned all the land and subdivided i…
animal bones used for ceremonies when you wanted advice from…
a teacher and philofeser in the Zohu dynasty
dynasty
leadership or rule in china
feudalism
System in which the ruler owned all the land and subdivided i…
23 terms
History: China Terms (8)
Confucious (Confucianism)
Lady Ban Zhou
Buddhism
Daoism
Tended to focus on the roles of women and men, and taught mor…
A wealthy widow who lived during the Han Dynasty when women c…
The Buddha (founder) taught that life is a cycle of pleasure…
Based on the teachings of Laozi (a Chinese philosopher). Daoi…
Confucious (Confucianism)
Tended to focus on the roles of women and men, and taught mor…
Lady Ban Zhou
A wealthy widow who lived during the Han Dynasty when women c…
23 terms
History China vocab and terms
Grafting
Taosi
Animalists
Shamans
The process of removing a branch of a plant and allowing it t…
A settlement on the Huang he River valley
Believe that spirits, especially those of your ancestors, are…
Priests of this religion that are able to go between the spir…
Grafting
The process of removing a branch of a plant and allowing it t…
Taosi
A settlement on the Huang he River valley
9 terms
MID-TERMS HISTORY~China
Mao
The Great Leap Forward
The Cultural Revoultion
Red Guard
He created The People's Republic of China, communist 'revolut…
Mao's failed plan, he divided the land into communes so that…
Mao used the Red Guard to enforce his policies and to remind…
The youth group that Mao made to enforce his polices
Mao
He created The People's Republic of China, communist 'revolut…
The Great Leap Forward
Mao's failed plan, he divided the land into communes so that…
46 terms
History China Terms
Yellow river
Manchu
Chaing Kai Shek
Manchurian Incident
River in the North - Sediment (Silt = Loess)
Was one of the biggest powers in china during the Qing & Ching
takes over after Sun Yat-Sen dies; "the Northern Expedition";…
Japanese bomb their own railroads as an excuse to move their…
Yellow river
River in the North - Sediment (Silt = Loess)
Manchu
Was one of the biggest powers in china during the Qing & Ching
13 terms
History of China terms
Fengjian
Longshan
Yangshao
Hemudu
Expansion of China was growing so this system allowed the div…
One who discovered black pottery as well as the introduction…
The painted decorations on the pottery implemented the design…
One of the first cultures to begin domestication and cultivat…
Fengjian
Expansion of China was growing so this system allowed the div…
Longshan
One who discovered black pottery as well as the introduction…
41 terms
History China Test terms
Conservative Modernization
Empress Cixi
Opium Wars
Opium Trade
is the maintainability of important cultural tradition while…
An conservative Empress who ruled the last decades of the Qin…
1800-1914 : 2 wars fought between Western powers and Qing Emp…
Led to the decline of the Qing Empire (like Britain wanted it…
Conservative Modernization
is the maintainability of important cultural tradition while…
Empress Cixi
An conservative Empress who ruled the last decades of the Qin…
31 terms
history terms on china
dharma
karma
moksha
samsara
refers to the power that upholds society, everyone has their…
action; every action has a reaction
freedom from samsara
the beginning-less cycle of repeated birth, dull existence an…
dharma
refers to the power that upholds society, everyone has their…
karma
action; every action has a reaction
32 terms
history china and india terms
mandate of heaven
dynastic cycle
warring states
one hundred schools of thought
a chinese belief that rulers had the support of the supernatu…
the chinese view of their political history, which focuses on…
The 250 years between 475 and 221 BC is called the Warring St…
were philosophers and schools that flourished from the 6th ce…
mandate of heaven
a chinese belief that rulers had the support of the supernatu…
dynastic cycle
the chinese view of their political history, which focuses on…
9 terms
History terms, ancient China
Filial piety
Mandate of heaven
Philosophy
The Silk Road
The belief that children should respect their elders
The belief that a king has the gods approval
A theory or attitude held by a person that acts as a guide fo…
An ancient network of trade routes that connects the east and…
Filial piety
The belief that children should respect their elders
Mandate of heaven
The belief that a king has the gods approval
20 terms
History.. China and India terms
Topography
Aryans
Joint family
Castes
The physical features of land
warlike people who migrated to the Indus Valley from Central…
extended family that includes the children, grandchildren, wi…
system of rigid social groups in India
Topography
The physical features of land
Aryans
warlike people who migrated to the Indus Valley from Central…
47 terms
H. History, China terms
Confucius
Confucianism
Filial Piety
5 Relationships
Kongfuzi "Confucius" - Founder of the philosophy, Born 551 BC…
Ethics - good conduct and moral judgment, Thought people shou…
Stressed by Confucius, children's respect for their parents,…
all about relationships; ruler and subject, parent and child,…
Confucius
Kongfuzi "Confucius" - Founder of the philosophy, Born 551 BC…
Confucianism
Ethics - good conduct and moral judgment, Thought people shou…
39 terms
history midterm china terms
kublai khan
gengis khan
han dynasty
huang he/yellow
ruled china. grandson of the first great mongol conqueror
first great mongol leader. real name was temujin
dynasty established by a rebel farmer. the highpoint of chine…
river around which the most ancient verifiable chinese dynast…
kublai khan
ruled china. grandson of the first great mongol conqueror
gengis khan
first great mongol leader. real name was temujin
32 terms
History Final- China Terms
Neolithic
Three Sovereigns
Xia Dynasty
Shang Dynasty
of, relating to, or denoting the later part of the Stone Age,…
According to one oral tradition, the 18,000 years of Pan Gu w…
is the first dynasty in traditional Chinese history.
was the reputed successor to the quasi-legendary first,
Neolithic
of, relating to, or denoting the later part of the Stone Age,…
Three Sovereigns
According to one oral tradition, the 18,000 years of Pan Gu w…
History and Final Terms (China)
Middle Kingdom
Yellow Sea
Xia
Koalin
The meaning of the word China
The sea to the northeast of China
A mythical dynasty of China
Porcelin
Middle Kingdom
The meaning of the word China
Yellow Sea
The sea to the northeast of China
46 terms
History Final--China Terms
emperor
imperial
dynasty
bureaucracy
the political leader of territory containing several countrie…
belonging or related in an emperor
a line of rulers descended from one family
a highly complex body of workers with many levels of authority
emperor
the political leader of territory containing several countrie…
imperial
belonging or related in an emperor
51 terms
HISTORY: China
CHINA
Shang
Qin
Han
Known as the "Middle Kingdom"
Dynasty known as the bronze period. First to bring order to t…
Emperor Shih Huang Di ("First emperor and divine ruler") unif…
Founded by Lui Bang, control of the Silk road, Buddhism start…
CHINA
Known as the "Middle Kingdom"
Shang
Dynasty known as the bronze period. First to bring order to t…
19 terms
History-Key Terms (China)
Loess
Chief
Dynasty
Oracle bone
A fine dust like materials that can form soil
Rulers of a village or area who organize workers and commande…
A ruling family that holds power for many years
Animal bones or turtle shells, carved with written characters…
Loess
A fine dust like materials that can form soil
Chief
Rulers of a village or area who organize workers and commande…
32 terms
History China SL vocabulary
autocrat
revolution
imperial China
retrench
an absolute ruler, who holds and exercises the powers of gove…
an overthrow of an established government or political system…
221 BC - 1911 AD. Period during which China was ruled by ruli…
to fall back, to cut back
autocrat
an absolute ruler, who holds and exercises the powers of gove…
revolution
an overthrow of an established government or political system…
29 terms
World History~ China Key Terms
Bureaucracy
Scholar-Official
Merit System
Urbanization
System of many government officials who carry out government…
highly educated person who passed civil service examination a…
system in which people are hired and promoted based on talent…
movement of people from rural to urban areas
Bureaucracy
System of many government officials who carry out government…
Scholar-Official
highly educated person who passed civil service examination a…
26 terms
History Ancient China Key Terms
jade
oracle
peasants
lords
hard gemstone
prediction
farmers with small farms
people of high rank
jade
hard gemstone
oracle
prediction
17 terms
World History China vocab terms
Ming Dynasty
Qing Dynasty
Forbidden City
Tributary system
Ruled from 1368-1644
Last imperial dynasty, overthrown by revolutionaries
Chinese imperial palace from Ming dynasty to end of Qing dyna…
The network of trade and foreign relations btwn china and it'…
Ming Dynasty
Ruled from 1368-1644
Qing Dynasty
Last imperial dynasty, overthrown by revolutionaries
History of China Midterm Term Sheet
loess soil
Pan Gu
Nu Wa repairs heaven
Three August ones and 5 rulers
less fertile soil, loose, causes flooding, in north (e.g. wei…
creates world from primeval chaos... - doesn't show up until 4th…
reconstitutes world after Pan Gu, creates nobles out of mud a…
from book of Documents, from Zhou, talks about last 3 of 5 ru…
loess soil
less fertile soil, loose, causes flooding, in north (e.g. wei…
Pan Gu
creates world from primeval chaos... - doesn't show up until 4th…
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