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Merchant Skilled tradesman
Skilled tradesman Merchant
Acquire To get
Effect Result
Sub-continent a large, relatively self-contained landmass forming a subdivision of a continent (India)
Asia Continent
China Continent
India Sub-continent
Continent one of the main landmasses of the globe
Country a state or nation
trade route any route usually taken by merchant ships, caravans, etc.
Monotheism belief in 1 god
Polytheism belief in many gods
Non-theism no gods
background knowledge things you already know
Great Wall stone wall extending for fifteen hundred miles across northern China
Classical China
Post Classical China
Bronze casting Process of making bronze
Magnetic compass another term for compass
Civil service system
Qin Shi Huangdi the founder of the Qin dynasty and was the first emperor of a unified China
Wu-ti Emperor Wu of Han, born Liu Che, courtesy name Tong, was the seventh emperor of the Han dynasty
Mandate of Heaven that there could be only one legitimate ruler of China at a time
Zhou a Chinese dynasty that followed the Shang dynasty and preceded the Qin dynasty.
Dynasty a line of hereditary rulers of a country
Laozi an ancient Chinese philosopher and writer
Confucius a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher
Han Fei Zswxei an influential political philosopher
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