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1

______ is a hard gemstone.

Jade is a hard gemstone.

2

An ______ is a prediction.

An oracle is a prediction.

3

A ________ is a person of high rank.

A lord is a person of high rank.

4

A _________ is a person with a small farm.

A peasant is a person with a small farm.

5

________ was the most influential teacher in Chinese history.

Confucius was the most influential teacher in Chinese history.

6

______ are moral values.

Ethics are moral values.

7

The ideas of Confucius are known as ________.

The ideas of Confucius are known as Confucianism.

8

______ is the most famous Daoist teacher.

Laozi is the most famous Daoist teacher.

9

_________ is the belief that people were bad by nature.

Legalism is the belief that people were bad by nature.

10

_________ is the Qin Emperor who unified China.

Shi Huangdi is the Qin Emperor who unified China.

11

The _______ of china is a barrier that was built to stop invaders.

The Great Wall of china is a barrier that was built to stop invaders.

12

A _______ is a device that measures the strength of an earthquake.

A seismograph is a device that measures the strength of an earthquake.

13

A _______ is a device that uses the position of shadows to tell time

A sundial is a device that uses the position of shadows to tell time

14

________ is the practice of using fine needles to cure disease or relieve pain.

Acupuncture is the practice of using fine needles to cure disease or relieve pain.

15

A __________ is a single-wheeled cart.

A wheel barrow is a single-wheeled cart.

16

_____ is a soft, light, highly valued fabric.

Silk is a soft, light, highly valued fabric.

17

The _______ is a 4,000-mile-long trade route.

The Silk Road is a 4,000-mile-long trade route.

18

________ is the spread of ideas from one culture to another.

Diffusion is the spread of ideas from one culture to another.

19

The _______ was the 1st Dynasty.

The Shang was the 1st Dynasty.

20

The _____ created the first writing system.

The Shang created the first writing system.

21

______ believed that they could "read" the cracks in oracle homes to predict the future.

Priests believed that they could "read" the cracks in oracle homes to predict the future.

22

The _______ lasted longer than any other dynasty.

The Zhou Dynasty lasted longer than any other dynasty.

23

The _______ consisted of kings, then lords and warriors, then peasants.

The Zhou society consisted of kings, then lords and warriors, then peasants

24

Kings granted land to lords in return for their ________.

Kings granted land to lords in return for their loyalty and protection.

25

The ________ is the belief that heaven gave to power to the king to rule.

The mandate of heaven is the belief that heaven gave to power to the king to rule.

26

_______ believed that people should be respectful and loyal to their family members.

Confucius believed that people should be respectful and loyal to their family members.

27

_______ stressed living in harmony with nature.

Daoism stressed living in harmony with nature.

28

Shi Huangdi followed ________ political beliefs.

Shi Huangdi followed Legalists political beliefs.

29

______ was the only peasant to become Emperor of China.

Liu Bang was the only peasant to become Emperor of China.

30

Under ______, Confucianism became China's official government of philosophy.

Under Wudi, Confucianism became China's official government of philosophy.

31

Honoring ones family became the most important value of the _______.

Honoring ones family became the most important value of the Han dynasty.

32

During the Han dynasty, the people were divided into 4 social classes; the ________ was the largest Social class.

During the Han dynasty, the people were divided into 4 social classes; the second class was the largest Social class.

33

What was the second class in the 4 social classes during the Han dynasty?

peasants

34

_______ spread from India to China along the Silk Road and other trade routes.

Buddhism spread from India to China along the Silk Road and other trade routes.

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