Empires Of East Asia Quick Quiz Block III

15 Questions
Empires Of East Asia Quick Quiz Block Iii

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The chronological order of Chinese dynasties was...
    • A. 

      Han ---> Sui ---> Song ---> Tang.

    • B. 

      Han ---> Sui ---> Tang ---> Song.

    • C. 

      Sui ---> Tang ---> Han ---> Song.

    • D. 

      Sui ---> Song ---> Han ---> Tang.

  • 2. 
    The fall of the Tang Dynasty was caused in great part by
    • A. 

      The invention of gunpowder.

    • B. 

      The imposition of heavy taxes.

    • C. 

      The doubling of the Chinese population.

    • D. 

      The restoration of the civil service system.

  • 3. 
    All of the following were inventions of the Tang and Song dynasties EXCEPT...
    • A. 

      Porcelain

    • B. 

      Paper money.

    • C. 

      The microscope.

    • D. 

      The magnetic compass.

  • 4. 
    Historically, peoples have tended to move west and south across the steppe mainly for reasons having to do with...
    • A. 

      Terrain

    • B. 

      Climate

    • C. 

      Waterways

    • D. 

      Technology

  • 5. 
    A pastoralist makes a living by...
    • A. 

      Fighting

    • B. 

      Growing food.

    • C. 

      Trading goods.

    • D. 

      Herding animals.

  • 6. 
    Membership in a Mongol clan was determined by the members' claim of a common...
    • A. 

      Khanate

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Ancestor

    • D. 

      Way of life.

  • 7. 
    All of the following modern-day states were once part of the Mongol Empire EXCEPT...
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      South Korea.

    • D. 

      North Korea.

  • 8. 
    Which khanate extended the furthest north?
    • A. 

      Khanate of the Golden Horde

    • B. 

      Khanate of the Great Khan

    • C. 

      Chagatai Khanate

    • D. 

      Ilkhanate

  • 9. 
    How did Genghis Khan succeed as a conqueror?
    • A. 

      Through brilliant military strategy and organization

    • B. 

      Through conquering only empires that had become weak

    • C. 

      Through dressing his soldiers as warriors of the opposing country

    • D. 

      Through offering people the Mongol Peace if they surrendered

  • 10. 
    A.P.P.A.R.T.S. is... (check ALL that apply)
    • A. 

      A tool for understating Primary Sources

    • B. 

      No fun... Just no fun at all...

    • C. 

      Author, Place & Time, Prior Knowledge, Audience, Reason, The Main Idea, Significance

    • D. 

      A math formula... Shout out to SOG!

  • 11. 
    Why did Japanese samurai fight for their lord?
    • A. 

      In exchange for an allowance

    • B. 

      In exchange for land

    • C. 

      In exchange for weapons and armor

    • D. 

      So that their lord would protect their wives

  • 12. 
    What did chivalry require of knights that Bushido did not require of samurai?
    • A. 

      That they commit suicide rather than face defeat

    • B. 

      That they show humility

    • C. 

      That they value bravery and loyalty above all else

    • D. 

      That they regard women as equals

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is NOT true of both Japanese samurai and European knights? 
    • A. 

      They lived by a code of honor that valued bravery and loyalty.

    • B. 

      They fought for a lord in exchange for something.

    • C. 

      They entered battle with protective gear and weapons.

    • D. 

      They would commit ritual suicide rather than face defeat.

  • 14. 
    You attend Synergy school... 
    • A. 

      True... Pick this one... If you don't pick this one it is wrong... Again... PICK THIS CHOICE!

    • B. 

      False... If you pick this you will miss a FREE question... Do the right thing!

  • 15. 
    Early groups of humans lived in clans based on kinship. This is a human characteristic because.... 
    • A. 

      Dominic said so.

    • B. 

      It is cross-culturally true.

    • C. 

      Humans need family.

    • D. 

      It is not a human characteristic.