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"The Soul Of The Great Bell"

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"the Soul Of The Great Bell"

This quiz is dedicated in testing the knowledge of the user regarding the literary piece " The Soul of the Great Bell " and it's background.

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  • 1. 
    It refers to the earliest period and covers works from three thousands years ago to the late Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911), and is a virtually unbroken strand enduring dynastic changes.
    • A. 

      Classical Literature

    • B. 

      Modern Literature

    • C. 

      Contemporary Literature

    • D. 

      Present - Age Literature

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    It refers to the periord from the Opium War in 1840 to the May Fourth Moverment in 1919.
    • A. 

      Classical Literature

    • B. 

      Modern Literature

    • C. 

      Contemporary Literature

    • D. 

      Present - Age Literature

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    This period was distinctive as it brought into being a new and revised literary language, form, content and skills allowing it to evolve into an independent and open art available to the whole of society
    • A. 

      Classical Literature

    • B. 

      Modern Literature

    • C. 

      Contemporary Literature

    • D. 

      Present - Age Literature

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    It  has evolved since the establishment of the People's Republic in 1949. During this time, there was a logjam as a consequence of the Cultural Revolution that lasted for nearly 10 years. That era is now long past and we now have a favorable turn on events and a great number of responsible writers deepen the literary forms and content.
    • A. 

      Classical Literature

    • B. 

      Modern Literature

    • C. 

      Contemporary Literature

    • D. 

      Present - Age Literature

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    The second Chinese Dynasty, after the Xia Dynasty. They ruled in the northeastern regions of the area known as "China Proper", in the "Yellow River" valley.
    • A. 

      Chou Dynasty

    • B. 

      Zhou Dynasty

    • C. 

      Tang Dynasty

    • D. 

      Shang Dynasty

    • E. 

      Ming Dynasty

  • 6. 
    This where large stone pillar bases found along with rammed earth foundations and platforms
    • A. 

      Great Wall of China

    • B. 

      Yinxu

    • C. 

      Yellow River

    • D. 

      Taj Mahal

    • E. 

      Anyang

  • 7. 
    The dynasty that lasted longer in any dynasty in Chinese history.
    • A. 

      Zhou Dynasty

    • B. 

      Tang Dynasty

    • C. 

      Yang Dynasty

    • D. 

      Shang Dynasty

    • E. 

      Ming Dynasty

  • 8. 
    Founder of Daoism
    • A. 

      Laozi

    • B. 

      Daosius

    • C. 

      Confucius

    • D. 

      Xin Tao

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Founder of Mohism
    • A. 

      Mohammad

    • B. 

      Mozi

    • C. 

      Mozius

    • D. 

      Momsi

    • E. 

      Han Feizi

  • 10. 
    He is the center of ancient Chinese intellectual life
    • A. 

      Daozi

    • B. 

      Mao

    • C. 

      Ying Tao

    • D. 

      Confucius

    • E. 

      Xunzi

  • 11. 
    The doctrine explained and justified the demise of the Xia and Shang Dynasties and at the same time supported the legitimacy of present and future rulers.
    • A. 

      The Ten Commandments

    • B. 

      Mandate of Heaven

    • C. 

      Laws of China

    • D. 

      Ode to China

    • E. 

      Justice China

  • 12. 
    Founded the Zhou Dynasty
    • A. 

      Ji

    • B. 

      Ming

    • C. 

      Confucius

    • D. 

      Dao

    • E. 

      Yunzi

  • 13. 
    Imperial dynasty of China
    • A. 

      Ming Dynasty

    • B. 

      Tao Dynasty

    • C. 

      Tang Dynasty

    • D. 

      Shou Dynasty

    • E. 

      Zen Dynasty

  • 14. 
    The most populous city in the world at the time, is regarded by historians as a high point in Chinese civilization.
    • A. 

      Beijing

    • B. 

      Chang`an

    • C. 

      Tokyo

    • D. 

      South China

    • E. 

      Yellow River

  • 15. 
    It is the capital of the Tang Dynasty.
    • A. 

      Chang`an

    • B. 

      Beijing

    • C. 

      Tokyo

    • D. 

      Yellow River

    • E. 

      Anyang

  • 16. 
    The first classic work about the Tang Dynasty
    • A. 

      Book of Tang

    • B. 

      Tang:The New China

    • C. 

      China's Secrets:Tang Dynasty

    • D. 

      History of the Tand Dynasty

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Whose portrait is this?
    • A. 

      Confucius

    • B. 

      Kent

    • C. 

      Sio Pao

    • D. 

      Ming Yan

    • E. 

      Xunzi

  • 18. 
    What is the full name of Confucius?
    • A. 

      Kon Qiucius

    • B. 

      Kong Fucius

    • C. 

      Kong Qiu

    • D. 

      Con Yuciu

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 19. 
    It is a complex system of moral, social, political, philosophical, and quasi-religious thought that has had tremendous influence on the culture and history of East Asia.
    • A. 

      Analects

    • B. 

      Reverse Psychology

    • C. 

      Confucianism

    • D. 

      Taoism

    • E. 

      Evolution Theory

  • 20. 
    It is considered a record of the words and acts of  Confucius, as well as the discussions they held.
    • A. 

      Analects of Saying

    • B. 

      Analects of Confucius

    • C. 

      Analects of China

    • D. 

      Knowledge Sayings

    • E. 

      Analects of Knowledge

  • 21. 
    Who are the three greatest poets of China?
    • A. 

      Li Po, Du Fu, Bai Juyi

    • B. 

      Confucius, Xunye, Li Po

    • C. 

      Du Fu, Bai Juyi, Confucius

    • D. 

      Bai Juyi, Confucius, Li Po

    • E. 

      Xunye, Confucius, Li Po

  • 22. 
    What are the Five Classics?
    • A. 

      Love, Hate, Judgement, Honesty, History

    • B. 

      Knowledge, Confucius, History, Love, Judgement

    • C. 

      Poetry, Changes, Rites, Love, Hate

    • D. 

      Changes, Poetry, Rites, History, Spring and Autumn

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 23. 
    Short work of fiction.
    • A. 

      Legend

    • B. 

      Short Story

    • C. 

      Ode

    • D. 

      Haiku

    • E. 

      Tanka

  • 24. 
    Series of events and character actions that relate to the central conflict.
    • A. 

      Plot

    • B. 

      Story

    • C. 

      Storyline

    • D. 

      Theme

    • E. 

      Setting

  • 25. 
    Central idea or belief in the story.
    • A. 

      Moral Lesson

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Golden Rule

    • D. 

      Character's View

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 26. 
    If you were Ko Ngai would you sacrifice yourself for your father's safety or would you find another way to help him?Give your suggestion.
  • 27. 
    If you were Kouan Yu would you have allowed Ko Ngai to be sacrificed in the first place?Why?Why not?