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human sacrificesaztec-sacrifice.jpg
a person that is killed for a religious ritual
some one that gets killed because they want to be honnored as some one who is religious
clanclan.jpg
a large group of friends and family
a group of people
Shang Dynastyshang_dynasty.jpg
the chinese dynasty that ruled the area around the huang he from 1700 to 1122 b.c.e.
a ancient dynasty long ago
that people didn't believe existed untill they found proof.
ancestor worshipancestor-painting-QingDynasty.jpg
honoring ancestors with wine and bread during religious rituals
worshiping your ancestors
logographlogograph.jpg
a written character that represents a word.
letters that have the meanings of words
economyeconomy.png
a system managing wealth of a group or community
a community that controlls the peoples money
Confucianismconfucius3.jpg
some one that shows proper behavior
some one that acts proper
Daoism/Taoismlevi_taoism.jpg
some one that shows living in harmony with nature.
someone that lives with nature and harmony
Legalismlegalism_levi.jpg
chinese philosophy that makes strict laws
legalism is like a religion
Mandate of Heavenmoderant_levi.jpg
law granted by god
people belive that god makes laws
feudalismfeudalism_levi.jpg
a system based on land owners
a social class based on wealth and family
Zhou Dynastyzhou_dynasty_levi.jpg
a line of rulers in china from 1045 to 256 b.c.e
a dynasty ruled by many kings
Confuciusconfucius_levi.jpg
chinese philosopher that belived in proper behavior.
some one chinese tht belived in proper behavior.
civil servantscivil-servants_levi.jpg
a person that works for the goverment.
someone that is paid by the goverment.
Qin ShihuangdiEmperor_qin_levi.gif
first emperor of china
became emperor over united china from 221 to 210 b.c.e
standardizelevi_standerize.jpg
decrease size
decrease size

follow same patern for every thing
for example all circles have 360 degrees
exilelevi_exile.jpg
living away from ones native country
someone that is not allowed to live at home.
immortalimmortal_levi.jpg
can live forever
chinese belived the gods were immortal
Han DynastyHan_dynasty_map_levi.jpg
chinese dynasty that ruled from 206 b.c.e to 220 c.e
han dynasty was the last dynasty
bureacucracyegypt_workers_levi_.gif
form of goverment which few people rule others
kings ruled lower class people
calligraphycalligraphy66_levi.png
style of hand writting
neat and fancy kind of writting
anestheticanesthetic_levi.jpg
a philosophy that appreciates beauty and art.
a philosophy that enjoys beauty and art in the world.
Silk RoadSilkRoadMap_levi.jpg
a road that is a chinese trading route
a trading road
Zhang Qianzhang-qian_levi.jpg
explorer of the silk road
he was named the father of the silk road because he opened the trade between china and their western neighbors
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