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1

Most people in China were ___________.

farmers

2

Ancient China is on the continent of _______.

Asia

3

__________ is the fine cloth the Chinese wore.

Silk

4

An example of Chinese architecture is ____________.

the Great Wall of China

5

The word __________ means long ago.

ancient

6

_________ was an important food grown in China.

Rice

7

China's climate has _______ and _________.

hot and cold

8

____________ is the rich yellow soil used to grow crops.

Loess

9

Name the two important rivers in China?

Yangzi and Yellow Rivers

10

The Chinese use __________ for their written language.

characters

11

The __________ was thought to bring good luck.

dragon

12

How did the Chinese adapt to their environment?

They adapted by building house and drinking water from the Yangzi River. They built terraces and an irrigation system to water taps. They built the Great Wall of China for protection.

13

Name 5 contributions/inventions from China.

1. Fireworks
2. Silk
3. Paper
4. The Great Wall
5. Wheelbarrow

14

What type of plant life was in China?

The grow wheat and millet and rice.