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Which philosophy: The Analects, founded by Confucius, lists 5 Relationships
a) Taoism
b) Legalism
c) Buddhism
d) Confucianism

Which philosophy: Tao Te Ching, Yin and Yang, founded by Laozi
a) Confucianism
b) Legalism
c) Taoism
d) Buddhism

Which philosophy: founded by Siddhartha Gautama, Four Noble Truths, Eightfold Path
a) Buddhism
b) Legalism
c) Taoism
d) Confucianism

The spreading out of culture, culture traits, or a cultural pattern from a central point is known as _____.
a) adaptation
b) isolationism
c) adaptation
d) polytheism

What is urbanization?
a) the process by which people migrate from urban to rural communities
b) a belief that urban areas are better than rural areas
c) the population shift from rural to urban areas
d) the spreading out and merging of pieces from different cultures

The Forbidden City was the center of political rule starting with the Ming dynasty and was in what city?
a) Hangzhou
b) Beijing
c) Shanghai
d) Tokyo

A traveler and adventurer from Venice. Known for his travels along the Silk Road.
a) Marco Polo
b) Vasco da Gama
c) Christopher Columbus
d) Leonardo da Vinci

How did Genghis Khan succeed as a conqueror?
a) through offering people the Mongol Peace if they surrendered
b) through brilliant military strategy and organization
c) through dressing his soldiers as warriors of the opposing country
d) by having Samurai warriors rule the clans

What man-made waterway helped Chinese trade as far back as 2500 years ago?
a) Great Wall
b) Grand Canal
c) Yangtze River
d) Huang River

What led to a population increase during the Song dynasty in China?
a) The one child policy was lifted at the end of the Tang dynasty.
b) A new form of rice was introduced that yielded two crops a year.
c) Buddhist monks were allowed to marry which led to increased family size.
d) Crops, including the potato, were introduced-led to longer life expectancy

What desert is the largest in Asia, covers parts of northern China and southern Mongolia?
a) Sahara Desert
b) Ice Cream Dessert
c) Gobi Desert
d) Taklimakan Desert

It is the longest river in Asia and is connected to the North via the Grand Canal.
a) Yangtze River
b) Huang He River
c) Yellow River
d) Nile River

What originally came from Vietnam but entered China during the Song dynasty that changed its' agricultural production?
a) hemp
b) indigo
c) grapes
d) fast-ripening rice

China was isolated from other civilizations and developed a unique culture.

What mountain range is a part of China? It helps separate China from India.
a) Alps
b) Zagros
c) Himalayas
d) Rockies

On what continent is China?
a) Asia
b) Africa
c) Europe
d) South America

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