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Flashcards in Chapter 6 Vocab Deck (18):
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Jade

A Hard Gemstone

2

Oracle

A Prediction

3

Lords

People Of high rank

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Peasants

Farmers With Small Farms

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Confucius

A Teacher

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Ethics

Moral Values

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Confucianism

The Ideas Of Confucius are known as Confucianism

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Daoism

Stressed living in harmony with the Dao, the guiding force of all reality

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Laozi

A famous teacher

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Legalism

The belief that people were bad and needed to be controlled

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Shi Huangdi

Means First Emperor

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Great Wall

A barrier that linked earlier walls across China's northern frontier

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Sundial

A position of shadows cast by the sun to tell the time of day

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Seismograph

Is a device that measures the strength of an earthquake

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Acupuncture

the practice of inserting fine needles through the skin at specific points to cure disease or relieve pain

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Silk

A soft, light, highly valued fabric

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Silk Road

A 4,000-mile-long network of routes stretched westward from China across Asia's deserts and mountain ranges, through the Middle East, until it reached the Mediterranean Sea

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Diffusion

The spread of ideas from one culture to another