The Han Dynasty

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Han Dynasty Quizzes & Trivia

Did You Know? 1. Clasped hands was a sign of greeting. 2. People were only allowed to adress the emperor only after their breath has been sweetened by javanes cloves. 3. Confucion customs ignored womens' rights completely. 4. Liu Bang was a servant before becoming an emperor. 5. Water clocks and sundials were achievements, paper was invented, astronomy became even more complex, and many mathematical problems were solved. 6. During the Han Dynasty, the imperial family held jade in everyday life. While alive they wore jade pendants and ingested jade powder. When they died, they were covered and stuffed with jade. 7. The Han dynasty ruled China after the Qin dynasty began in 207 B. C and was overthrown in 220 A. D. 8. Today "


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What religion developed during the Han period?
    • A. 

      Jainism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Confucianism

    • D. 

      Hinduism

  • 2. 
    The practice of inserting fine needles through the skin at specific points to cure disease and relieve pain was called...
    • A. 

      Sewing

    • B. 

      Accupuncture

    • C. 

      Ceramic Art

    • D. 

      Surgery

  • 3. 
    Who founded the Han Dynasty?
    • A. 

      Jackie Chan

    • B. 

      Wu Di

    • C. 

      Jing Di

    • D. 

      Liu Bang

  • 4. 
    What was Liu Bang's occupation before becoming emperor?
    • A. 

      Trader and Merchant

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Servant

    • D. 

      Emperor

  • 5. 
    Which item was a Han Dynasty achievement?
    • A. 

      Sundial and Astronomy

    • B. 

      Peanut Butter and Jelly

    • C. 

      Knitting

    • D. 

      Colored Paper

  • 6. 
    The most cheerished resource,             was very valuable to their civilization.
    • A. 

      Ruby

    • B. 

      Gold

    • C. 

      Lumber

    • D. 

      Jade

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      206 B.C.

    • B. 

      207 B.C.

    • C. 

      208 B.C.

    • D. 

      209 B.C.

  • 8. 
    How much of "Han" Chinese make up China's population?
    • A. 

      96%

    • B. 

      98%

    • C. 

      82%

    • D. 

      92%

  • 9. 
    Who overthrew The Han Dynasty?
    • A. 

      Qin Dynasty

    • B. 

      Shang Dynasty

    • C. 

      Zhou Dynasty

    • D. 

      Sui Dynasty

  • 10. 
    The Han Dynasty believed that writing was...
    • A. 

      "A manifestation of one's beliefs."

    • B. 

      "A manifestation of one's moral character."

    • C. 

      "A manifestation of one's being."

    • D. 

      "A manifestation of one's emotions."