What Do You Know About The Terracotta Army?

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What Do You Know About The Terracotta Army?

The sound terracotta bring to mind and art, edifice or beauty used in decorating a house, it’s a sculpture really, another part to it was an ancient Chinese army made with this sculpture, take a quiz to know more about the terracotta army


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The terracotta armies depict a collection of sculptures made of terracotta surrounding or guarding the first Chinese emperor grave, what is the first Chinese emperor name?
    • A. 

      Jack Ma

    • B. 

      Le Hap

    • C. 

      John Wu

    • D. 

      Qin Shi Huang

  • 2. 
    Upon completion, the terracotta figures were placed in a chasm in precise military formation according to their duty and?
    • A. 

      Rank

    • B. 

      Bravery

    • C. 

      Position

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    The terracotta army was a form of funeral art buried the emperor and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife, which time did this happen?
    • A. 

      210 – 230BCE

    • B. 

      230 – 240 BCE

    • C. 

      200 – 250 BCE

    • D. 

      210 – 209 BCE

  • 4. 
    The figures, dating from approximately the third century were discovered by local farmers in Lintong District, Xi’an Shaanxi province, which year was the terracotta discovered?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1930

    • C. 

      1974

    • D. 

      1970

  • 5. 
    The figures include warriors, chariots, and horses, estimates from 2007 were that the three pits containing the Terracotta Army held more than?
    • A. 

      6400 soldiers

    • B. 

      3400 soldiers

    • C. 

      5000 soldiers

    • D. 

      8000 soldiers

  • 6. 
    Among the figures found in the pits were another group of terracotta non-military figures found in other pits, including officials, acrobats, strongmen and?
    • A. 

      Porter

    • B. 

      Musician

    • C. 

      Sculptors

    • D. 

      Artisans

  • 7. 
    The most notable record of the construction of the tomb was described by a historian 145 – 90 BCE, in his most noted work Shiji, written a century after the mausoleum completion, what is the historian name?
    • A. 

      John Wu

    • B. 

      Sima Qian

    • C. 

      Li Xit

    • D. 

      Mao Han

  • 8. 
    According to an account, a thousand flowing rivers were simulated using mercury and above them, the ceiling was decorated with heavenly bodies below which were features of the?
    • A. 

      Art

    • B. 

      Background

    • C. 

      Design

    • D. 

      Land

  • 9. 
    Historical accounts suggested that the tomb had been looted, a contender for the throne after the death of the first emperor, who looted the tomb?
    • A. 

      Lee Xit

    • B. 

      Xiang Yu

    • C. 

      Xiang Yui

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    This ancient terracotta army was discovered in the 19th century by farmers digging a water well approximately 1.5 kilometers east of the Qin Emperor tomb mound at?
    • A. 

      Mount Jumong

    • B. 

      Mount Mo Sum

    • C. 

      Mount Ju Mo

    • D. 

      Mount Li