Ancient China - Part 2 Question Preview (ID: 13685)

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Which of the following geographic barriers separated China from other lands
a) rivers
b) mountains
c) plains
d) deserts

Which of the following is NOT a religion or philosophy of life practiced in ancient China?
a) Taoism
b) Buddhism
c) Confucianism
d) Hinduism

The Silk Road was a trade route between
a) Japan and China.
b) India and China.
c) Egypt and China.
d) Europe and China

Because of its flooding, the Huang River was known as
a) the Flowing Master.
b) the River of Fear.
c) the River of Death.
d) China's Sorrow

Confucius was a Chinese
a) priest.
b) ruler.
c) philosopher.
d) physician.

Before his death, Confucius
a) knew he had changed the lives of many.
b) saw his teachings adopted by Chinese schools
c) wrote down many of his teachings.
d) felt as if he had failed.

Which of the following did rulers during the Han Dynasty create based on Confucianism?
a) a new monetary system
b) an education system
c) the civil service system
d) social welfare

The terra-cotta army was first discovered by
a) archaeologists.
b) anthropologists.
c) farmers.
d) construction workers

Shi Huangdi ordered all of the following EXCEPT
a) banning the philosophies of Qin scholars.
b) using the same weights and measures.
c) building roads for his armies.
d) dividing China into districts

Which of the following was important to the development of civilization throughout ancient China?
a) rivers
b) mountains
c) seaports
d) temperate climate

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