China From The Qin Dynasty Through The Qing Dynasty

43 Questions | Total Attempts: 31

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China Quizzes & Trivia

This test is designed to assist those studying Chinese history from the Qin Dynsasty through the Qing (Manchu) Dynasty.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a monsoon? 
  • 2. 
    Who was Con Fu Zu? 
  • 3. 
    What are the main points of Confucianism? 
  • 4. 
    What is the term for the wisdom translated by scholars? 
  • 5. 
    Who was Lao Tzu? 
  • 6. 
    What is Daoism? 
  • 7. 
    What is Legalism? 
  • 8. 
    What was the basic philsophy of the Qin Dynasty, and how long did it last? What major accomplishment did this dynasty begin? 
  • 9. 
    What is a concubine? 
  • 10. 
    What is a Eunuch? 
  • 11. 
    What is a Eunuch and how were they important for China? 
  • 12. 
    Who was Jengghis Khan? 
  • 13. 
    Who was Kublai Khan? 
  • 14. 
    What was the Yuan Dynasty famous for? 
  • 15. 
    Who was Hung-Wu (Ming Taizu)? 
  • 16. 
    What were the major accomplishments of the Ming Dynasty? 
  • 17. 
    What is the Forbidden City? 
  • 18. 
    Who was Zheng He? 
  • 19. 
    What was Cloisonne? 
  • 20. 
    Who was Wei Zhongxian? What did he do? 
  • 21. 
    Who was Li Zicheng? Why was he important? 
  • 22. 
    Who was General Wu Sankui? 
  • 23. 
    What was the Qing Dynasty famous for? 
  • 24. 
    What were Grand Secretaries? 
  • 25. 
    What is the Banner System? How many colors are there? 
  • 26. 
    What is the Queue? 
  • 27. 
    What is Footbinding? 
  • 28. 
    Who was Kangxi? 
  • 29. 
    Who was Yongzheng? What did he do? 
  • 30. 
    Who was Qianlong? 
  • 31. 
    Who was Heshen? 
  • 32. 
    What is the Pacification Program? 
  • 33. 
    Who is Tz'u-hsi (Cixi)? 
  • 34. 
    Who is Empress Dowager? 
  • 35. 
    What is a "foreign devil"? 
  • 36. 
    What is the Kowtow? 
  • 37. 
    What was important about Canton and Macao? 
  • 38. 
    Who are the Co-Hong Merchants? 
  • 39. 
    What did the British East India Company do in China? 
  • 40. 
    Who was Lord George McCartney? What did he do? 
  • 41. 
    What was the "Tribute from the Red Barbarians"?
  • 42. 
    What is the opposites in nature called? 
  • 43. 
    What is the mandate of Heaven?