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local; of or relating to a province

Provincial

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last emperor of China

Henry Pu Yi

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aunt of the emperor Guang Xu who opposed his reforms and had him imprisoned

Empress Dowager Ci Xi`

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payment for damages

indemnity

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marketable products

commodities

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leader of the Revolutionary alliance that eventually overthrew the Qing dynasty

Sun Yat-Sen

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areas in which foreign powers have been granted exclusive rights and privileges, such as trading rights and mining privileges

spheres of influence

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in the Japanese Meiji Restoration, a territory governed by its former daimyo lord

prefecture

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island given to Britain by at the end of the Opium War

Hong Kong

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emperor of China that tried to introduce reforms into the Qing Dynasty

Guang Xu

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policy proposed by the US Secretary of State John Hay in 1899 that stated all power with spheres of influence in China would respect equal trading opportunities with China and not set tariff giving an unfair advantage to their own citizens

Open Door Policy

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leader of the Tai Ping Rebellion

Hong Xiuquan

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a political compromise

concessions

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section of a country set aside for foreigners, but not subject to the host country's laws

extraterritoriality