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Chapter 8 Quiz : The Unification Of China

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  • 1. 
    Han enrolled more than three thousand students, with its curriculum primarily based on Daoism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Ren: filial piety, or unconditional obligation to respect parents and grandparents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The First Emperor Qin Shihuangdi sentenced scholars to be buried alive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The collapse of the Han dynasty was followed by the Yellow Turban Uprising.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    "dao" means living according to ren, li, and xia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Confucius left an enduring mark on Chinese society as an educator and political advisor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    After Wang Mang took the throne of the Han, he attempted restore land that had been taken from the royal family.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Legalist ministers encouraged agricultural cultivation and military service.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The great Qin empire only lasted a over a hundred years. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Sima Qian, suffered from castration because he was a Legalist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Qin Shihuangdi solved the problems of court factions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Chinese silk thread was made from unraveling silkworm cocoons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Xiao: respecting and taking care of parents and grandparents when they are still alive and worshipping them after they have died.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Liu Bang constructed the most highly decentralized state in China's history up to that point.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Papyrus was what Chinese writing was on after 100 C.E.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The Qin Empire declined by a deadly epidemic
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    An individual who practiced the Daoist virtue of wuwei would follow high ethical standards and strive for success.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Mencius, the principal spokesman for the Confucian school, advocated that government should be organized through benevolence and humane action.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Han Wudi was the greatest and most energetic emperor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False