human sacrifices

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A sacrifice of humans and/or human parts.
The human sacrifice was terrible.
clan

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A group of people that have a common ancestor.
I belong to the Wu-Tang clan.
Shang Dynasty
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A series of rulers from the same family.
The Shang Dynasty was relatively small.
ancestor worship
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worshiping your ancestor's spirit.
I perform ancestor
worship every night.
logograph
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a symbol that stands for a word that is commonly used.
My favorite logograph is happiness.
economy
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An organized state of trading/buying.
The economy is at a bad state.
Confucianism
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Following the teachings of Confucious
Confucianism is based
on respecting your elders..
Daoism/Taoism
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following the teachings that state things such as leaving your enemies alone, and such.
One of the most famous symbols in china, the Yin Yang, is related to
Daoism.
Legalism
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Teachings that tell you to reward people when they're good, and punish them very harshly when they're not.
Legalism is very harsh.
Mandate of Heaven
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Those in power were given the power to rule by a divine source.
The Mandate of Heaven
is given from the gods.
feudalism

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A way of Government based on people who own land and tenants.
Feudalism was
successful.
Zhou Dynasty
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The line of rulers that belong to the Zhou family.
The Zhou Dynasty only lasted 15 years.
Confucius
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The creator of Confucianism; a philosopher.
Confucius is well known.
civil servants

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Government officials.
Civil servants
Qin Shihuangdi
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The first Chinese Emperor.
Qin Shihuangdi was very harsh.
standardize

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Make common and consistent.
The SAT
is a
standardized
test.
exile

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Anyone who was removed from a location, either voluntarily, or by authoritative decree.
I was in exile for four years.
immortal
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Never dying.
I do not want
to be
immortal.
Han Dynasty
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The line of rulers coming from the Han family.
The Han Dynasty
was very
large.
bureaucracy
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government by many bureaus,administrators,and petty officials.
I don't
like Bureaucracy.
calligraphy

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The art of writing beautifully; Chinese characters.
The
calligraphy
was beautiful.
anesthetic
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A SUBSTANCE THAT PRODUCESANESTHESIA
My brother,
who died, let the doctor
give him too many
aesthetics.
Silk Road
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A trade route protected by the Great Wall.
The Silk Road was hot.
Zhang Qian
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An imperial envoy.
Zhang
Qian
founded
the silk
road.