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Name all the Dynasty's in order (extra credit)
shang
zhou
qin
han
sui
tang
song
yuan
ming
qing
East Asia includes...
China, goes to Korea, Japan, and Vietnam
3 answers, Why is East Asia important to our country?
1. trade 2. wars 3. cultural impact
China has one of the what?
1st of the 4 river valley systems
2 major rivers are...
Huang He, Yangtze
China was isolated because of ...4...
1. mountains 2. jungles 3. deserts 4. ocean
Because of it's location, China might refer to themselves as
Middle Kingdom
China is the largest area of...
productive farmland in the world
the Mandate of Heaven is connected to what?
Dynastic Circle
The mandate of heaven supports...
change in rule
Definition-Family that starts from scratch and gets power then declines and gets replaced
Dynastic Circle
Importance of what? and it is what?
the group and it is different than the west
Focus was the...example...
family, ancestor veneration
Examples of innovations associated with chine ...4...
1. gun powder 2. porcelain 3. compass 4. block printing
what dynasty had bronze work?
shang dynasty
what dynasty had writing?
shang
what dynasty had ancestor veneration?
shang
what dynasty had the importance of the "name"?
shang
Fu Hau is of what dynasty?
shang
fu hau is who?
emperors wife and general
this dynasty believed they recieved the mandate of heaven which allowed them to replace the shang
zhou
longest lasting chinese dynasty
zhou
which dynasty had the era of warring states
zhou dynasty
This philosophy altimately had the greatest influence on the actions of milions in east asia
confucianism
3 basic beliefs of confucianism
1. man is good 2. education is key 3. to ensure order, you must find and accept your proper place
5 relationships confusius talks about
1. father son 2. older brother younger brother 3. husband wife 4. ruler subject 5. friend friend
this belief system believed that moral men made good rulers
confucianism
mencius is who?
the dude that studied confucianism
the analects are a record of
confucius' ideas recorded by his students
this belief system is a frustrating belief system to study
Daoism
the found of Daoism
Laozi
Dao De Jing is what?
Holy book of Daoism
Dao De Jing means what?
the way
whose idea is "the best government governs least"
daoist idea
Wuwei means
non action
Han Fei Tzu is
spokesmen for legalism
This belief system believed in the Draconian Laws
Legalism
Under legalist thought...
no one can appose the ruler
these people followed the legalist policies
Qin
Qin Shih Huang-Ti's accomplishments...3...
1. standardization 2. censorship 3. public works
Goldenage happened during these people
Han
Liu Bang is the founder of who
Han
Wudi is who
most famous emperor in Han dynasty
Wudi does what?...2...
1. sets up civil service exams to select government officials 2. growth of trade (silk road)