Flashcards in Nov Exam 1 - Dynasties Deck (36):
First supreme emperor of the Qin Dynasty?
Which emperor started the construction of the Great Wall of China?
Which emperor established a COMMON language, money system, calendar and measurement system for China?
Which emperor ordered an army of terra cotta soldiers to be built to guard his tomb?
First emperor of the Han Dynasty?
During which Dynasty the invention of PAPER and; silk happened?
During which Dynasty did the Silk Road take place?
A network of trails that carried goods FROM China TO the Mediterranean Sea?
Silk and spices were popular items carried along this TRADE ROUTE?
The invention of PAPER MONEY, gunpower, wood block printing, movable type happened during which Dynasty?
Emperor in the Tang Dynasty, skilled in music, poetry, and calligraghy?
Only empress (female emperor) of China?
During which Dynasty did the invention of the compass take place?
Who united all the Mongol territories and created such a strong army?
Grandson of Chinggis Khan?
Who destroyed the Song Dynasty and became the new ruler of all of China?
Who built a new capital city on present-day Beijing?
Who achieve the creation of postal system?
Mongols who ruled over Russia for over 100 years?
Who traveled the world for 24 years?
Who wrote a book about his travels, specifically wrote about the time he spent with Khubilai Khan in China?
Who started the Ming Dynasty?
Who had a pockmarked face and a huge jaw that struck out like the bow of a ship?
Who built the Forbidden City, residence for him and his family?
Admiral of the Western Seas?
Commanded 300 ships and 28,000 men?
Who brought back exotic animals from Africa for the emperor?
Last Dynasty of China?
Tough FIGHTERS from the north of China?
Enemies of the Ming Dynasty?
During which Dynasty did the British started selling opium to China?
During which Dynasty did the life in China became VERY difficult and many people left, moving to, Asia, South America, and the United States.
During which Dynasty did the Chinese worked in the gold mines and helped to build the TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD in America?
a foreign tribe that attacked and conquered the northern part of China during the Song Dynasty?