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Flashcards in Nov Exam 1 - Dynasties Deck (36):
1

First supreme emperor of the Qin Dynasty?

Shihuangdi

2

Which emperor started the construction of the Great Wall of China?

Shihuangdi

3

Which emperor established a COMMON language, money system, calendar and measurement system for China?

Shihuangdi

4

Which emperor ordered an army of terra cotta soldiers to be built to guard his tomb?

Shihuangdi

5

First emperor of the Han Dynasty?

Liu Bang

6

During which Dynasty the invention of PAPER and; silk happened?

Han Dynasty

7

During which Dynasty did the Silk Road take place?

Han Dynasty

8

A network of trails that carried goods FROM China TO the Mediterranean Sea?

Silk Road

9

Silk and spices were popular items carried along this TRADE ROUTE?

Silk Road

10

The invention of PAPER MONEY, gunpower, wood block printing, movable type happened during which Dynasty?

Tang Dynasty

11

Emperor in the Tang Dynasty, skilled in music, poetry, and calligraghy?

Xuanzong

12

Only empress (female emperor) of China?

Wu Zhao

13

During which Dynasty did the invention of the compass take place?

Song Dynasty

14

Who united all the Mongol territories and created such a strong army?

Chinggis Khan

15

Grandson of Chinggis Khan?

Khubilai Khan

16

Who destroyed the Song Dynasty and became the new ruler of all of China?

Khubilai Khan

17

Who built a new capital city on present-day Beijing?

Khubilai Khan

18

Who achieve the creation of postal system?

Khubilai Khan

19

Mongols who ruled over Russia for over 100 years?

Golden Horde

20

Who traveled the world for 24 years?

Marco Polo

21

Who wrote a book about his travels, specifically wrote about the time he spent with Khubilai Khan in China?

Marco Polo

22

Means Brilliant?

Ming

23

Who started the Ming Dynasty?

Zhu Yuanzhang

24

Who had a pockmarked face and a huge jaw that struck out like the bow of a ship?

Zhu Yuanzhang

25

Who built the Forbidden City, residence for him and his family?

Cheng Zu

26

Admiral of the Western Seas?

Zheng He

27

Commanded 300 ships and 28,000 men?

Zheng He

28

Who brought back exotic animals from Africa for the emperor?

Zheng He

29

Last Dynasty of China?

Qing Dynasty

30

Tough FIGHTERS from the north of China?

Manchus

31

Enemies of the Ming Dynasty?

Manchus

32

During which Dynasty did the British started selling opium to China?

Qing Dynasty

33

During which Dynasty did the life in China became VERY difficult and many people left, moving to, Asia, South America, and the United States.

Qing Dynasty

34

During which Dynasty did the Chinese worked in the gold mines and helped to build the TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD in America?

Qing Dynasty

35

a foreign tribe that attacked and conquered the northern part of China during the Song Dynasty?

Jurchen

36

Emperor of the Song Dynasty who spent more time painting (water Colors) than worrying about military problems?

Hui zong