Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Foy WH Ch. 6 Vocab

TermDefinition
oracle a prediction by a wise person, or a person who makes a prediction
lord a person of high rank who owned land but owed loyalty to his king
peasant a farmer with a small farm
ethics moral values
Confucianism a philosophy based on the ideas of Confucius that focuses on morality, family order, social harmony, and government
Daoism a philosophy that developed in China and stressed the belief that one should live in harmony with the Dao, the guiding force of all reality
Legalism the Chinese belief that people were bad by nature and needed to be controlled
sundial a device that uses the position of the shadows cast by the sun to tell the time of day
seismograph a device that measures the strength of an earthquake
acupuncture the Chinese practice of inserting fine needles through the skin at specific points to cure disease or relieve pain
Silk Road a network of trade routes that stretched across Asia from China to the Mediterranean Sea
diffusion the spread of ideas from one culture to another
Created by: lfoy8290