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Shafer China

something that is a strength or holds something up pillar
Patriarch means Oldest male/leader
Matriarch Oldest female/leader
Due to it's floods, the Hwang He River was called China's Sorrow
Who was Master Kong? Confucius
Why was Confucius not popular with some rulers? He said rulers must be just and fair
What color was the Hwang He river Yellow
What is Loess Yellow-brown soil
What is a wall built to protect against flooding? a dike
Which dynasty set up the first civilization in China? Shang
Having aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents together is called? Extended family
Confucius' teachings became the official _______ of the Chinese government? Philosophy
Confucius said that to have order in society there were 5 of these that people must follow Relationships
Which relationship did Confucius say was equal? friend to friend
What was Confucius' goal order in society
To get a government job a person must take a ________ test civil service
The great wall of China is an example of which characteristic of civilization? public work
What was China's most important trade route called? The silk road
Why was silk so valuable for China? It was only made in China
What is cultural diffusion? The exchange of goods and ideas
Respecting adults is called Filial Piety
What things happened during the Qin dynasty? A common currency, Unification of China, Building of the Great Wall.
A family that rules for a long period of time Dynasty
Be able to name some of the great inventions of the ancient China
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