Ancient Civilizations Chapter 12 Lesson 3

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Ancient Civilizations Chapter 12 Lesson 3 - Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the first emperor of the Ming dynasty?
  • 2. 
    What group of people or culture did Zhu Yuanzhang have to lead a revolt against to terminate them from his land?
  • 3. 
    The word "Ming" means "light" in the Chinese language.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which Chinese emperor is responsible for moving the capital from Nanjing to Beijing?
  • 5. 
    Which admiral under the command of Yongle was sent to explore foreign lands in an attempts to open up relations with the outside world?
  • 6. 
    The textbook implies that the Ming Dynasty stopped traveling the world in an attempt to open relationships because they found nothing they needed to improve their land.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What term refers to a country or nation that chooses to not become involved politically or economically with another nation?
  • 8. 
    Which of the following reasons does the textbook not give for the decline of the Ming dynasty?
    • A. 

      Beijing was too far from the Yangzi Valley

    • B. 

      Could not establish a common money system

    • C. 

      Too close to enemies from the north

    • D. 

      Leasders only seemed to care about the splendor of Beijing

  • 9. 
    What group from the northeast officially put an end to the Ming dynasty?
  • 10. 
    What dynasty came into power after the fall of the Ming dynasty?
    • A. 

      Ye Hang

    • B. 

      Ming II

    • C. 

      Qing

    • D. 

      Wuang He

  • 11. 
    The Qing dynasty also believed in isolationism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What title is given to the Imperial Palace by the Chinese?
  • 13. 
    How many layers of city did Yongle develop while rebuilding Beijing?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      One united city

  • 14. 
    Though titled "The Forbidden City, the Forbidden City was acutally not built and developed to be all that magnificent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Very few of the original Ming buildings in the Forbidden City still exist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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