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China 1


Where do historians trace human settlement and culture in? China
What's a yellowish brown soil that blows in the dessert called? Loess
What are platforms of Earth that looks like stairs called? Terraces
Which river cuts through the North China Plain? Huang River
Historians trace human settlement and culture in China to the what? North China Plain
What's another word for dikes? Levee
What is the country's, China's, capital called? Beijing
What region is at southern eastern part of the map? Guangxi Zhuangzi
What cultivation system did farmers in this region use? Double Cropping
What are the mountain ranges to the north and south called? Tibetan Plateau
What are pictures that represent words the Chinese language is written called? Pictograph
What was the first dynasty? Shang Dynasty
What was the period during which tools and weapons were made of bronze? Bronze Age
What dynasty began when a Zhou leader's army conquered the armies of the last Shang ruler? Zhou Dynasty
What is the product made from the cocoons of silkworms, a kind of caterpillar? Silk
What road went though northern China and across central Asia to the lands of the Roman empire? Silk Road
Shi Huangdi was the first emperor of what dynasty? Qin Dynasty
What dynasty began in 206 B.C. and lasted until A.D. 220? Han Dynasty
During the Han Dynasty, more improvements came under what emperor? Wu Di
What's the practice of using skills and talents to work in the government? Civil Service
Created by: RiosMariana