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Chp. 16 and 17
|How were the Han's candidates selected?
|Passing strict tests to prove knowledge and ability
|What happened in the Qin Dynasty
|Unification of China
|What happened in the Tang Dynasty
|Economic development and growth Inventions and discoveries
|What happened in the Yuan Dynasty
|What happened in the Sui Dynasty and why
|Chaos and division because of heavy taxes
|What happened in the Ming Dynasty
|Opening and closing of foreign influences
|4 ends of Han Dynasty?
|Attacked by bandits High taxes Corrupt relatives and servants of the emporer seized gov't control Farmers lost land and rebelled
|How was the Sui Dynasty founded?
|The northern state of Sui conquered the south and reunified China
|How did civil service exams favor the wealthy?
|Only the wealthy could afford tutors
|How was cheating prevented by Song officials
|Candidates were locked in a small room for several days and papers were copied for anonymousness
|Government officials' priveleges?
|Excused from taxes and military service
|Yuan dynasty downfall?
|Mongol leader's greed and fighting weakened the gov't
|A highly organized body of workers with many levels of authority
|A military leader operating outside the control of the government
|Civil Service Examination
|A test given to qualify candidates for positions in the government
|What drove china's population from north to south during the Tang and Song Dynasties?
|Wars and attack by people from Mongolia
|Crops in north and south
|Wheat and Millet - North Rice Plants - South
|How was the new rice better?(2 ways)
|Resistant to drought Grew in 3 less months
|What was the impact of increased agricultural production on china's population?
|It grew to more then 100 million people for the first time
|How was water transportation better than an oxcart?
|It was cheaper and 20mph faster
|How did navigational improvements promote trade?
|They made it easier for soldiers to find their way on long voyages
|Why did urbanization occur in China?
|There were more oppurtunities for business and people preferred city shops and social life
|How were women treated poorly in Song China?
|Their feet were tightly bound so they would have small feet but it was difficult to wald with
|a farm tool that broke up and evened out plowed ground
|a pump with containers attached to a chain loop that lifted and carried water
|a long boat with a flat bottom
|the form of money used in a country