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Where is the most densely populated region and why?
In the east, because that is where all the rivers are and where all the fertile land was.
Describe a steppe environment (like Mongolia) --Why were the inhabitants nomads?
A steppe has extreme temperatures and isn't fertile. They were nomads because they couldn't grow food
What region of china has the highest elevation?
The Tibetan plateau
What is the main ethnic group of china? The main language? The largest sector of labor?
Ethnic group = Han Chinese
Language= Mandarin
Labor = Agriculture
What is the population of china (aprox)?
1 billion
How has geography shaped dynasties?
Dynasties didn't expand to the south west, because of Tibetan plateau, spread west, because already in east