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Huang He River The Yellow River or Huang He / Hwang Ho (is the second-longest river in China (after the Yangtze River) and the sixth-longest in the world at the estimated length of 5,464 kilometers (3,395 mi)
Yangtze River The Yangtze River, or Chang Jiang is the longest river in China and Asia, and the third-longest in the world. The river is about 6,300 kilometres (3,915 mi) and flows from its source in Qinghai Province, eastwards into the East China Sea at Shanghai.
North China Plain The North China Plain is based on the deposits of the Yellow River and is the largest alluvial plain of eastern Asia
Gobi Desert The Gobiis a large desert region in Asia. It covers parts of northern and northwestern China, and of southern Mongolia.
Takla Makan Desert The Taklamakan Desert also known as Taklimakan, is a desert in Central Asia, in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. It is the world's 17th largest desert.
Tian Shan Mts. The Tian Shan also commonly spelled Tien Shan, is a mountain range located in Central Asia
Kunlun Mts. The Kunlun Mountains is one of the longest mountain chains in Asia, extending more than 3,000 km.
Himalaya Mts. The Himalaya Range or the Himalaya for short, is a mountain range in Asia, separating the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau.
Yellow Sea The Yellow Sea (Chinese: 黄海) is the name given to the northern part of the East China Sea, which is a marginal sea of the Pacific Ocean. It is located between mainland China and the Korean peninsula.
South China Sea It is a part of the Pacific Ocean, encompassing an area from Singapore to the Strait of Taiwan of around 3,500,000 km². It is one of the largest sea bodies after the five oceans.
East China Sea The East China Sea is bounded on the East by the Kyūshū and Ryukyu Islands, on the South by Taiwan, and on the West by mainland China. It is connected with the South China Sea by the Taiwan Strait and with the Sea of Japan by the Korea Strait;
Mekong River The Mekong is one of the world’s major rivers. It is the world's 12th-longest river and the 7th-longest in Asia. Its estimated length is 4,350 km (2,703 mi),
Province a country, territory, district, or region.
Altay Mts. The Altai Mountains are a mountain range in central Asia, where Russia, China, Mongolia and Kazakhstan come together, and where the rivers Irtysh and Ob have their sources.
Qin Lin Mts. The Qinling Mountains (simplified Chinese: 秦岭; traditional Chinese: 秦嶺) are a major east-west mountain range in southern Shaanxi province, China.
Plateau of Tibet The Tibetan Plateau , also known as the Qinghai-Tibetan (Qingzang) Plateau is a vast, elevated plateau in Central Asia[1][2][3][4] covering most of the Tibet Autonomous Region and Qinghai Province in China and Ladakh in India-controlled Kashmir.
“Middle Kingdom” The Middle Kingdom may refer to. China , from the traditional translation of its common name, Zhōngguó. The Middle Kingdom of Egypt .
Terrace Terrace is a city on the Skeena River in British Columbia, Canada. The Kitselas people, a tribe of the Tsimshian Nation, have lived in the Terrace area for thousands of years
Extended family People living together as an extended family occasionally feel a greater security and belonging.
Silk Silk is a natural protein fibre, some forms of which can be woven into textiles.
Dike Dyke (construction) or levee, a natural or artificial slope or wall to regulate water levels
Shang The shang (Tibetan: gchang) is a flat ritual upturned handbell employed by Bönpo and Asian shamans.
Han Han Chinese (漢族 Hanzu, 漢人 Hanren), the dominant majority ethnic group of China and overseas Chinese
Ming From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to:navigation, search Ming (明) is a common personal name among Chinese people, Vietnamese people, and Korean people.
Qin Qin (state), a state of China during the Eastern Zhou Dynasty
Tang Tang Dynasty (618–907), Chinese dynasty
Calligraphy Calligraphy (from Greek κάλλος kallos "beauty" + γραφή graphẽ "writing") is a type of visual art.
Confucius was a Chinese thinker and social philosopher, whose teachings and philosophy have deeply influenced Chinese, Korean, Japanese, and Vietnamese thought and life.
Daoism/Taoism Taoism (or Daoism) refers to a variety of ... century The word 道, Tao (or Dao, depending on the ... Taoist propriety and ethics emphasize the ...
Ying yang In Chinese philosophy, the concept of yin yang ([yin – simplified Chinese: 阴; traditional Chinese: 陰; pinyin: yīn] [yang - simplified Chinese: 阳; traditional Chinese: 陽;
Philosophy Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
Civil service A branch of governmental service in which individuals are employed on the basis of professional merit as proven by competitive examinations
Bureaucrat A bureaucrat is a member of a bureaucracy and can comprise the administration of any organization of any size,
Emperor An emperor (from the Latin "imperator") is a (male) monarch, usually the sovereign ruler of an empire or another type of imperial realm.
Dynasty A dynasty is a succession of persons belonging to the same family, who, through various means and forms maintain power, influence or authority over the course of generations.
Sun Tzu Sun Wu was an ancient Chinese military general and strategist and philosopher who is traditionally believed to have authored The Art of War, an influential ancient Chinese book on military strategy considered to be a prime example of Taoist thinking.
Currency In economics, the term currency can refer to a particular currency, for example the British Pound,banknotes of a particular currency,
Warlord A warlord is a person with power who has both military and civil[1] control over a subnational area due to armed forces loyal to the warlord and not to a central authority
Shi Huangdi Qin Shi Huangdi was king of the Chinese State of Qin from 246 BC to 221 BC during the Warring States Period.[3]
Liu Bang Emperor Gao (256 BC or 247 BC – 1 June 195 BC), commonly known within China by his temple name, Gaozu personal name Liu Bang was the first emperor of the Han Dynasty, ruling over China from 202 BC to 195 BC
Wudi was the seventh emperor of the Han Dynasty of China, ruling from 141 BC to 87 BC. Emperor Wu is best remembered for the vast territorial expansion that occurred under his reign, as well as the strong and centralized Confucian state he organized
Terracotta warriors The Terracotta Army is the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shi Huang the First Emperor of China. The terracotta figures, dating from 210 BC,
Great Wall of China The Great Wall of China (is a series of stone and earthen fortifications in northern China,
Huns The Huns were a group of nomadic pastoral people who, appearing from beyond the Volga, migrated into Europe c.
Silk road The Silk Road (German: Seidenstraße) (or Silk Routes) is an extensive interconnected network of trade routes across the Asian continent connecting
Bactrian camel The Bactrian Camel (Camelus bactrianus) is a large even-toed ungulate native to the steppes of north eastern Asia
Gunpowder Gunpowder, also called black powder, is a mixture of sulfur, charcoal, and potassium nitrate.Gunpowder can be made just using potassium nitrate and charcoal, but without the sulfur, the powder is not as strong
Ceramics A ceramic is an inorganic, non-metallic solid prepared by the action of heat and subsequent cooling. [1] Ceramic materials may have a crystalline or partly crystalline structure, or may be amorphous (e.g., a glass).
Wheelbarrow A wheelbarrow is a small hand-propelled vehicle, usually with just one wheel, designed to be pushed and guided by a single person using two handles to the rear or a sail may be used to guide the ancient wheelbarrow by wind.
Acupuncture Acupuncture is the procedure of inserting and manipulating needles into various points on the body to relieve pain or for therapeutic purposes
Anesthetics An anesthetic (or anaesthetic, see spelling differences) is a drug that causes anesthesia—reversible loss of sensation. These drugs are generally administered to facilitate surgery
Herbal remedies Herbalism is a traditional medicinal or folk medicine practice based on the use of plants and plant extracts. Herbalism is also known as botanical medicine, medical herbalism, herbal medicine, herbology, and phytotherapy.
Circulatory system The circulatory system is an organ system that passes nutrients (such as amino acids and electrolytes), gases, hormones, blood cells, etc. to and from cells in the body to help fight diseases and help stabilize body temperature and pH to maintain homeosta
Jade Jade is an ornamental stone. The term jade is applied to two different metamorphic rocks that are made up of different silicate minerals:
Bronze Bronze is a metal alloy consisting primarily of copper, usually with tin as the main additive, but sometimes with other elements such as phosphorus, manganese, aluminium, or silicon.
Monsoon Monsoon is traditionally defined as a seasonal reversing wind accompanied by seasonal changes in precipitation,
Nightingale The Nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos), also known as Rufous and Common Nightingale, is a small passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the thrush family Turdidae
Pagoda A pagoda is the general term in the English language for a tiered tower with multiple eaves common in China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, and other parts of Asia.
Buddhism Buddhism is a religion and philosophy encompassing a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices, largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha (Pāli/Sanskrit "the awakened one")
legalism A theory on the relationship between politics and law
Mongols specifies one or several ethnic groups, now mainly located in Mongolia, China, and Russia.
Genghis Khan Genghis Khan was the founder, Khan (ruler) and Khagan (emperor) of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death.
Kublai Kha Kublai or Khubilai Khan was the fifth Great Khan of the Mongol Empire from 1260 to 1294 and the founder of the Yuan Dynasty in China. As the second son of Tolui and Sorghaghtani Beki and a grandson of Genghis Khan,
liu bang Emperor Gao was the first emperor of the Han Dynasty, ruling over China from 202 BC to 195 BC. Liu Bang was one of the few dynasty founders in Chinese history who emerged from the peasant class (
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