History Term
Definition in your own words
Use the word in a sentence that shows your understandingof the history term
human sacrifices
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A person killed for a religious reason.
Human sacrifices are cruel.
clan
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A group of family and friends
Clans were very important in a book I read!
Shang Dynasty
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The Chinese dynasty that ruled from 1700 to 1122 B.C.E.
The Shang Dynasty will never be forgotten!
ancestor worship
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Honoring ancestors in a religious ritual.
What is the ritual on worshiping your ancestors?
logograph
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A written word replaced by a character
I want to learn logograph!
economy
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A system that manages the wealth of a community
We have a big economy!
Confucianism
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One of the Chinese Philosophy that is for proper behavior
My family is like Confucianism.
Daoism/Taoism
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Another Chinese Philosophy that teaches to live in harmony with nature
If everybody lived with Daoism, it would be so cool!!!
Legalism
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The third Chinese Philosophy that teaches obedience and strict laws
I don't think that legalism is a good philosophy to follow!
Mandate of Heaven
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A law given by a God
I don't talk about the Mandate of Heaven much!
feudalism
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Governments based on tenants
We have feudalism!
Zhou Dynasty
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Rulers from China from 1045 to 256 B.C.E
There is no longer The Zhou Dynasty!
Confucius
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An Chinese Philosopher who lived from 551 to 479 B.C.E
I think that Confucius' teachings are good!
civil servants
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People who work for the government
We also have civil servants!
Qin Shihuangdi
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A man who ruled the entire China and had built the Great Wall of China
Qin Shihuangdi wasn't a nice man.
standardize
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To make something the same
I never said the word standardize, I think...
exile
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Living away from one's native country
I don't like the word exile!
immortal
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Someone who is able to live forever
No one is immortal.
Han Dynasty
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The Chinese Dynasty that ruled from 206 B.C.E to 220 C.E
The Han Dynasty is part of the Chinese history!!
bureacucracy
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A form of a government where a few people rule many others
Bureaucracy is really hard to spell!
calligraphy
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The art of handwriting
Calligraphy is cool!
anesthetic
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Something that takes pain away
Do we really need anesthetic?
Silk Road
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Trade routes that stretched more than 4000 miles across Asia
The silk road is a very big route!
Zhang Qian
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He was a Chinese explorer and as often called the Father of the Silk Road.
Zhang Qian has my last name is it!
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