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China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. The first historical records of Ancient China start around 2100 BCE. The period of Ancient China ends with the overthrow of the last dynasty in 1911 when the modern Republic of China was formed. This is the place for questions about all of Ancient China’s innovations in social organization, culture, literature, philosophy, politics and everyday living.
Answer I don't know about ancient, but in the early 1400s the admiral Cheng Ho, in a series of seven voyages, explored and made diplomatic contact with south east asia, India, the Persian Gulf, Africa and the islands of the Pacific. Michael Montagne There was a diplomatic mission carried out by …
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Origins According to Taoism Taoists believe Tao is a presence that existed before the universe was formed. They believe it continues to guide the world and everything in it, and sometimes identify it as the Mother, or source of all things. Unlike the Christian belief of one God who formed the u…
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The invention of Chinese writing has become legendary and therefore unreliable. There are five men attributed to the development: Yong se DalngLesun ma LaSon Sal MalanTang Sha MoaHan Goya Pai
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In modern times, the same thing you'd find in America. Jeans and a t-shirt, sweats, etc.Though, there are also regional differences of course. You wouldn't be wearing just a pair of sweats in Harbin as its winters are brutal.In ancient times, you'd have to specify region.
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well it all really depends on what type of building it was. If it was that of a poor family, like many were. It was likely a small mud brick house with a single room in it and floors made of dirt.. the houses were often low to the ground and built symmetrically as the Taoism speaks about balance. Th…
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For the most part, the Christian church is underground in China._________________________________________________Legally, Christianity has been divided into 2 different religions in China: Catholic & Protestant.
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It takes from the beginning of their childhood to about when they are 12 to 14.
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yes, if they had enough money.
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They were there to work for their parents. Boys were educated while girls stayed at home with her mother to do work. A male child was needed in every family to continue the family name.
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The Silk Route was over 5,000 mi, and there were over 4,000 km in the territory of China.
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China is north of the equator. China extends from around 20 degrees to around 50 degrees. The southern most point of China is about 1400 mi (2250 km) from the equator. Even though the most southern point of China is about 2300km away from the equator, some part of China passes through the equator.
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Social classes are divisions of people in society in accordance with their economic status. Ancient China was divided into six social classes. Rulers: The Emperor, leaders or other kinds of rulers Nobles: The nobles made up the highest-ranking class after the ruling family. They fought in empe…
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They can't tell us otherwise it wouldn't be a secret! Calgon They had a commercial in the 1970s where a frustrated housewife would take her husband's stained shirts to a laundry and ask the Asian laundry-person how she got them so clean. "Ancient Chinese secret," was the reply, but really she was …
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Yes. But these are special cases. A wet-nurse. A women's basketball league. just to name a few.
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There are two different types of matches that can be distinguished by the different match heads. With both types, the main part of a match is wood or a type of cardboard-ish paper. The wood is commonly composed of white pine or Aspen due to rigidness and workability. Safety Matches: These matches ar…
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Answer:There are many good books at major public libaries on researching one's Chinese roots and ancestry. There, also, is an online source that covers the Chou Dynasty and about 15 major Chinese surnames. The URL is http://www.geocities.com/zhouclan/chia_pu.HTMLChinese surnames like Chow, Chang, Ch…
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they were chinese people, idiot!
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Because they were a highly advanced civilization. They were unified and had a large professional army.
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Draped cloth and sashes
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i dunno maybee GO CHINA!!!!!!!!! Dumboooo
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Noblewomen have many roles in the middle ages. here are some of the things that a noblewoman does... sorry that there's a lot of info, but it does help and it's interesting. The education of Noble women in the Middle Ages concentrated on the practical as opposed to academic. Young noble women as y…
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They invented kites that we fly today (it originated from military purposes). They also discovered how to make silk. Peasants built and rebuilt the Great Wall of China which acted as a defense against other kingdoms/nations. They also invented kites that we fly today, discovered how to make silk a…
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The printing process created by the Chinese revolutionized the entire world. It basically paved the road for knowledge to be accessible for ordinary, common citizens. Prior to this, mass production of written works and their access was restricted to those of elevated status, such as royalty, clergy/…
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The Chinese civilization began in 5000 BCE with the Neolithic cultures and ended in the late 1300s CE with the Yuan Dynasty.
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Chinese writing are written in characters. The characters were originally pictures of animals, people that is naked, and many other things. Jiaguwen, or Oracle Bone Script was the earliest form of Chinese writing, used in the Shang Dynasty. The 'Oracle Bones' were normally turtle shells or animal bo…
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We can regulate the river flow by building man-made lakes,dams and increase the storage capacity of lakes.We can restrict the overflow of river water by building dykes along the river.Also we can plant trees to prevent silting,have a better monitoring and relief polices,speed up the river flow by dr…
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The Himalayas separated China from the rest of the world.
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Rapid fire crossbows, gun powder, rockets, compass, cannons and firearms, and land mines, just to name a few military inventions they came up with.
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I have no idea. I dont even know what ancient china is. Jk but i know what ancient china is
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The inventor was not from china he was from the Egyptian Clan named Herisu
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The role of children in Ancient China was to help the family. Only wealthy boys were educated. The boys helped their father at his trade. Usually they were farmers and worked out in the fields. The girls stayed inside and helped their mother in the kitchen and taking care of children smaller than th…
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Same as everywhere.Head of the household(But the wife holds all the power hehehe) and can be expected to be the breadwinner of the family
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Huang River affected ancient China in a bad way. Why? well, it was the river that often flooded the lad near it destroying crops and the village around it. Also because the people that live there are very upset of the way the Huang river flooded
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It was mainly centered around the eastern coast, but settlement existed far inland along the major rivers.
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to trade with one another and tell the what the religion is like and they might like the religion and they might enjoy that religion.And also there were Crusades
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Shang-Han Dynasty: 1750 BC- AD 220
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The water soure of aincent china was the Huang Hu river also known as the Yellow River because of the loess in it.
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They have to learn needle work, cooking.
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Gobi Desert, Himalayas, The Great Wall,Takla Makan Desert, Huang River,Yangtze River, the Pacific Ocean, pandas
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Ancient Chinese men were often soldiers and labourers. They were superior to women and were to look after their household. Men could be scholars, merchants, slaves or government officials.The men were in charge of farming. There were four different occupation classes in China. The highest group …
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Since the ancient Chinese dynasties' civiliazations were patriarchal, men would do all the hard labor while women were reduced to being housewives. Heck men could be the mandate of heaven if they had the right connections. While women could only cripple themselves from footbinding
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Silk making begins with the adult silk moth, which is raised solely for reproduction. Batches of moths are kept in special houses where temperature, light and air are controlled by brazier, air vents, and blinds. This is to control reproduction so that the moths in each batch will mate at the same t…
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They made it out of wood
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They had many inventions such as the tooth brush. Also the compass, rudder, and matches. If these were not invented, the journey to America would not have been possible.
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It is really hard to say for sure as you can imagine we don't have a whole lot of documents of this age to read! Kungshu Phan was an engineer around 4th C BC flew wooden dove for three days and nights. Probably this was a kite. Chang Heng 2nd C BC is recorded flying a similar craft with moving wings…
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On January 20, 1046BC, Zhou Wu Wang, Ji Fa, duke of the state of Zhou, led his troops into the capital of the Shang Dynasty. The king of Shang, Shang Zhou, burned himself to death Shang Dynasty was extinguished, so that Zhou Dynasty was founded.
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peopl farmed and cooked
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Poor ancient Chinese houses are made of grass and weeds however the building materials of Richer houses had tiled roofs
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According to Confucius, women were inferior to men. Even from birth. A baby girl was placed under her crib and given a piece of broken pottery as a symbol of her unworthiness. They were the 'property' of their fathers until they were married, and then they were at the disposal of their husband. They…
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They put it in their mouth and chewed
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the wheel barrow was invented so people didn't have too carry things a long distance. because people would injured there backs badly most of the time.If this isn't what u r after sorry
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A coercive labor system means a forced labor system as in slavery or an indentured laborer (a slave guaranteed freedom after service).
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Xianqi Ancient Chinese games include mahjong, dominoes, jump rope, kite flying, and yo-yo. also GO (weiqi)
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The greatest achievement of the Han Dynasty was the seismograph and the art of making paper.
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The Ch'in and Han dynasties.
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The Chinese have made wonderful accomplishments. Some of them are The Great Wall Of China, The Terra Cotta Army, paper, silk, the wheelbarrow, rudder, firecrackers, and much more. The Chinese also improved the plow by using two blades instead of just one.
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Rice is grown in paddy fields. Paddy fields are different from normal fields because they are kept deliberately under water at all times. Rice is also grown in the sides of hills and mountains. (Terrace Farming)
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Ancient China is divided into three sections of land (outer land, north china, and south china). In the Outer China, there are lots of deserts and steppes. In North China, there is yellowish, brown air since fierce wind blows loess into the air. The Yellow River flows in north china, too. North Chin…
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well, I'm a native Chinese high school student in Beijing. from Mon. to Fri. we get up at 6 am. Having 5 classes all morning, at 12 have lunch, and have 4 classes all the afternoon.after dinner at about 6 pm.we do homework maybe until 24:00 . it's high time that we will go to the university.so we h…
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Traditional Chinese clothing was called hanfu
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During the past few decades, China has been largely regarded by the West as a 'developing country', ie one that, yes, is poor. However China's current astounding economic growth has led it into a world superpower status. your question needs to specify if you are asking about the people or the count…
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Confucius was a philosopher and scientists thin he was the firts professional teacher on China. Confusius had many rules such has do not what you do not want done to yourself to others. To get a job in civil service, you had to take exams based on Confusianism. He impacted Chinses society by helping…
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The wheelbarrow was invented during the Era of Disunity in 220 A.D - 618 A.D.
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Silk was discovered by the wife of the Yellow Emperor around 2696 BC. The idea of silk first came when a silk cocoon fell in the Empresses tea cup.
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Buddhists are not supposed to worship Buddha. HE is their teacher and guide.
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you can download the qipao and Chinese woman dress gallery free here:http://www.eastdressing.com ,t's cool!
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The Ancient Chinese settled in north china plains and/or the yellow sea
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well the weather was like hot and not very cold in the winter. Ancient China is massive and has a number of different climates including: Yunnan is known for being lush rainforests and jungles Gansu is known for having drier steppes where the temperature rises and falls dramatically with the se…
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It is believed that the kite had originated from China because they had the bamboo to build the frame and silk to make the sail and the flying line. Also, dominoes and playing cards were said to come from China
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they ate chocolate and turkey dinners. they also drank coca cola and dr pepper, and they ordered pizza and ate it
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They usually represent wealth, happiness, and good luck.
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ancient Chinese characters mean words or letters! Chinese characters evolved from cave drawings, so technically a Chinese character stands for something you want to talk about or refer to. One character already stands for one thing or coherent thought, unlike the English alphabet. English alphabet…
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Along 2 rivers actually--the Huang He and the Yangtze rivers.
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Some types are Rice, millet, noodles,pork,tofu,wheat
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It was woven into fabric, and used for clothing and other textile and also into book marks and shoes.
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The Ancient Chinese peasants wore mostly tunics. The leaders wore expensive silk robes. (handmade of course through silk worms)
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First paper was in a Chinese tomb built about 86 B.C. The paper was thick and spongy. It was used like cloth but not to write on. It was used for armor, shoes, & blankets. They had to watch out because insects eat paper and the sun makes it yellow. Some books with good care lasted 100's of years…
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I believe this answer would be tropical climate not arid in ancient China, just guessing.
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Men's roles in Ancient China were being in armies, scholars, teachers, etc.
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For the last 4,000 years China has been the oldest continuous civilization on Earth. Early Chinese inventing includ: paper printing silk kite umbrella the abacu porcelain gunpowder the first manual of warfare The Great Wall a Chinese emperor could have over 3,000 wives
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gunpowder, magnets, silk, tea
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The Gobi Desert the Himalayan Mountains the China Sea The Indian Ocean And Continental Europe
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The Chinese civilization has had various kingdoms and dynasties that have started and ended, but the Chinese civilization has never come to an end. It is one of the oldest civilizations in the world and has thousands of years of uninterrupted history.
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The Book of Documents was written by Confucius and in it is documents, speeches, and historical accounts that where of large importance in the early Zhou dynasty in China.
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the ancient Chinese lunar solcist cerimony, party
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