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Ancient warrior of Japan, main job was to protect the damiyo or noble
Samurai
Japanese noble or rich person
Damiyo
Japanese king
Shogun
System of government based on social class. Those on top of the social pyramid gave land to those under them. In return the people who recieved land gave food and protection.
Feudalism
Samurai's code of honor
Bushido
Chinese belief that god gives approval for the emperor to rule
Mandate of Heaven
the pattern of rise, decline, and replacement of dynasties in china
Dynastic cycle
the type of exam you have to pass in order to get government jobs
Civil Service
Chinese invention that made it possible to make books
Movable Type
Chinese tradition of wrapping bandages around girls feet to make them extremely small. It left the girls crippled and unable to walk.
footbinding
This geographic feature makes it hard for the Japanese to farm
mountains
Japan suffers from these natural disasters
earthquakes, tidal waves, and volcanos
Japan culture was influenced by these two countries
China and Korea