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What was the first dynasty

Shang

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What dynasty developed Clans?

Shang

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How long did the Shang dynasty last?

700 years

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Which dynasty had advancements in social order that included respect for females?

Shang

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Shang dynasty developed which art forms

Calligraphy, paper, and advancements in pottery

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What was the 2nd dynasty?

Zhao

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Which dynasty conquered the Shang dynasty?

Zhao

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What is the Mandate of Heaven

Rule by divine right

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What is filial piety?

Respect for your parents

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Which dynasty had around 1800 city-states that often battled

Zhao

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Which dynasty was expert in iron manufacturing?

Zhao

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How long did the Zhao dynasty last?

800 years

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What's the caste system

Social hierarchy you're born into and die in

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What dynasty came after the Zhao dynasty?

Qin

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Who was the emperor of the Qin dynasty?

Shi huangdi

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What architectural advancements did the Qin empire make

Great Canal
Great Wall

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What was the purpose of the Great Wall?

To keep people in

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Who lead the revolt against Shi Huangdi?

Lui Bang

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Which empire came after the Qin?

Han

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How long did the Han dynasty last?

350 years

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What was the first dynasty to have a capital city ad what was it?

Han; Chang-an

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What dynasty develope a civil servant system?

Han

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Which dynasty developed the Silk Road?

Han

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What're the four dynasties in order

Shang
Zhao
Qin
Han

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Chinese advancements include

Acupuncture
Herbal meds
Agricultural froth and architecture
Symbolism of the dragon

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What is a dynasty?

Form a dynasty though power (military)
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