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What is loess a yellowish brown soil that blows in from the desert
What are terraces? platforms of the earth that look like stairs
What is Beijing? China's capital
What's another term for levee? dikes
What is double cropping? two crops are grown on the same land
What is the Tibetan Plateau? a place where the land is very rocky
What are pictographs? pictures that represent words
What is the Shang Dynasty? The first dynasty in China
What is the Bronze age? the period during which tools were made of bronze
What are oracle bones? shells and bones commonly used during the Shang Dynasty to predict the future
What is the Zhou Dynasty? the longest dynasty
What is the Silk Road? a road in which china trades silk
What is the Qin Dynasty? one of the dynasties in china
What is the Han Dynasty? a dynasty in China that lasted from 206 B.C. to 220 A.D.
What is civil service? the practice of using skills and talents to work in the government
Who is Wu Di? one of the emperors in china
What are middlemen? people who go between buyers and sellers
Who is Confucius? a man in which his ideas and philosophies greatly effected Chinese culture and civilization
What is the book of documents? one of the Zhou texts
What are Analects? a collection of sayings by Confucius that were written down by his students
What is Confucianism? it teaches the middle way, which means that people should make balanced decisions
What is daoism? the belief in finding the "way" or the dao
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