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Dates of the Xia Dynasty

2070 BC - 1600 BC

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Dates of the Shang Dynasty

1600 BC - 1066 BC

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Dates of the Zhou Dynasty

1046 BC - 256 BC

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Dates of the Han Dynasty

206 BC - 220 AD

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Dates of the Three Kingdoms in Chinese History

262 - 618

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Dates of the Tang Dynasty

618 - 907

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Dates of the Song Dynasty

960 - 1279

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Dates of the Ming Dynasty

1368 - 1644

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Dates of the Qing Dynasty

1644 - 1911

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Order of the Main Dynasties BCE

Xia 2070 BC - 1600 BCShang 1600 BC - 1066 BCZhou 1046 BC - 256 BCHan 206 BC - 220 AD

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Order of the Main Dynasties CE

Three Kingdoms 262 - 618Tang 618 - 907Song 960 - 1279Ming 1368 - 1644Qing 1644 - 1911

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Xia Dynasty Approximate length of rule

Dynasty lasted approximately 470 years

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Xia Dynasty preceded by

Xia was the first Dynasty

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Xia Dynasty succeded by

Succeded by the Shang Dynasty 1600 - 1066 BC

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Tang Dynasty Approximate length of Rule

290 years

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Tang Dynasty succeded by

Succeded by the Song Dynasty 960 - 1279

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Tang Dynasty preceded by

Preceded by the Three Kingdoms 262 - 618

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Tang Dynasty Prominent Inventions

Paper Money (Letters of credit)Gunpowder (Fireworks)Late Scale Tea Cultivation (Drinking tea spread to Korea and Japan)

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Song Dynasty approximate length

Dynasty lasted approximately 320 years

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Song Dynasty Preceded by

Preceded by Tang Dynasty 618 - 907

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Song Dynasty Succeded by

Succeded by Ming Dynasty 1368 - 1644

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Song Dynasty Prominent Inventions

Block printingFirst Nation to issue National BanknotesThe Compass (Revolutionised Naval Travel)

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Meaning of 'Ming'

'Bright'

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Ming Dynasty: Approximately how many years?

Dynasty lasted approximately 275 years

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Ming Dynasty preceded by

Preceded by Song Dynasty 960 - 1279

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Ming Dynasty suceeded by

Suceeded by Qing Dynasty 1644 - 1911

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Ming position in the Dynasties.

Second to last Dynasty.

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'Qing' Meaning

Means 'Pure'

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Qing Dynasty Approximate Length of Rule

Dynasty lasted approximately 270 years

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Qing Position in the Dynasties

the last imperial dynasty of China.

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Qing Dynasty Overview

The Qing multi-cultural empire lasted almost three hundred years and greatly expanded its territorial base to roughly the modern Chinese state.

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What preceded the Qing Dynasty?

Preceded by the Ming dynasty. 1368 - 1644

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What suceeded the Qing Dynasty?

Succeeded by the Republic of China in 1911

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What ended the Qing Dynasty?

The Wuchang Uprising on October 11, 1911

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What event happened in China on October 11, 1911

Date of the Wuchang Uprising

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Qing Pronounciation

'Ching' [tɕʰiŋ]

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Zhou Prounciation

'Cho' or 'Joe' [tʂɤʊ̯]

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Xia Pronounciation

'Shia' [ɕi̯ɑ]