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1

loese

yellow-brown soil that winds blow across China

2

terrace

a raised, flat mound of earth ( dirt ) that looks like a platform with sloping sides

3

levee

an embankment that prevents a river from overflowing

4

double cropping

Harvesting twice a year from the same field.

5

North China Plain

A large, lowland region of eastern China that is watered by the Huang River; birthplace of Chinese civilization.

6

Beijing

China's northern capital, first used as an imperial capital in 906 and now the capital of the People's Republic of China.

7

Huang River

A river that flows from the Tibetan plateau, across northern China, and into the Yellow Sea.

8

Huang River Vally

where the people of china first settled

9

Guangxi Zhungzu

A region in southern China that has one of the best climates for farming

10

Tibetan Plateau

Highest region in the world

11

Himalayas

These mountains separate India from China and are the tallest in the world.