Flashcards in Chapter 6 Deck (18):
A hard gemstone.
People in high rank.
Farmers with small farms.
Became the most influential teacher in Chinese history.
The ideas of Confucius.
Stressed living in harmony with the Dao, the guiding force of all reality.
The most famous Daoist teacher.
The belief that people were bad by nature and needed to be trolled.
A barrier that linked earlier walls across China's northern frontier.
Uses the position of shadows cast by the sun to tell the time of day.
A device that measures the strength of an earthquake.
The practice of inserting fine needles through the skin at specific points to cure disease or relieve pain,
A soft, light, highly values fabric.
This 4,000-mile long network of routes stretched westward from China across Asia's desserts and mountain ranges, through the Middle East, until it reached the Mediterranean Sea.