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a town in eastern China known for its artifacts of bone

Anyang

2

King of Qin who created the first unified Chinese empire and became the first unified Chinese empire

Shi Huangdi

3

first ruler of the Han dynasty who lifted the ban on books in China

Gaozu

4

Chinese emperor increased authority during the Han dynasty

Wu Di

5

Chinese astronomer who became the first Chinese after writing a complete history book on China

Sima Qian

6

Chinese scholar historian of the Hang dynasty who continued the work of Sima Qin

Ban Zhao

7

a graph picture that represents a word

pictograph

8

a bone commonly used during the Shang dynasty in China to predict the future

oracle bone

9

a terrotory

providence

10

a relitave

ancestor

11

the practice of using talents and skills to work in the government

civil service

12

a person who goes between buyers and sellers

middleman

13

a dynasty that lasted from 1760 BC to 1500 BC in China

Shang dynasty

14

A period in history was mainly used to make items such as tools and weapons

Bronze Age

15

the largest of the Chinese dynasties lasting from 700-221 BC

Xhou dynasty

16

the Chinese dynasty founded by the first Chinese emperor, Shi Huang in 221 BC

Qin dynasty

17

a wall in China originally built for protection from the northern invaders that over centuries extended to more than 4,300 miles

Great Wall

18

a dynasty that lasted from 296 BC to 220 BC

Han dynasty

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a trading route that connected Europe and lands of the former Roman Empire with China

Silk Road