Shi Huangdi And Ancient China History! Trivia Facts Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What was the location of Nebuchadnezzar's hanging gardens?
  • 2. 
    Which empire was ruled by Cyrus?
  • 3. 
    Which group of nomads invaded Egypt in chariots and ruled Egypt for 70 years?
  • 4. 
    Which Chinese philosophy stressed that social order, harmoney, and good government could be restored by organizing society around 5 basic relationships?
  • 5. 
    What famous structure did King Darius build to unite the Persian Empire?
  • 6. 
    What city became a major center for the manufacture of iron weapons and tools?
  • 7. 
    What great structure was created by forced labor to protect China from attacks by northern nomads?
  • 8. 
    Which empire became known for its cruelty to conquered peoples?
  • 9. 
    Which philosophy was the Qin ruler Shi Huangdi following when he burned "useless" books, created forced labor, and murdered hundreds of scholars?
  • 10. 
    Which kingdom saw itself as the guardians of Egyptian civilization after the Libyans were ousted from Egypt?
  • 11. 
    The followers of this philosophy were particularly drawn to the study of sciences such as astronomy and medicine.
  • 12. 
    He burned books and forced peasants to work on the Great Wall of China.
  • 13. 
    The teachings of this man, China's most influential scholar, are found in the Analects.
  • 14. 
    This is the bype of government that was established by Shi Huangdi.
  • 15. 
    During the reign of Shi Huangdi, hunders of followers of this philosophy were murdered for their beliefs, and their books were burned.
  • 16. 
    This is the philosophy that was adopted by Shi Huangdi.
  • 17. 
    This concept devides the world into two powers that represent the natural rythms of life.
  • 18. 
    This is what the philosophy of Laozi came to be called.
  • 19. 
    This is the group of rulers to which Shi Huangdi belonged.
  • 20. 
    Confucianism stressed a strong belief in this.
  • 21. 
    He established the manufacture and exchange of metal coins within the Persian Empire.
  • 22. 
    He divided the Persian Empire into 20 provinces
  • 23. 
    He conquered Egypt and, despite his father's example, scorned its people's beliefs
  • 24. 
    Immediately following his death, rebellions erupted throughout the Persian Empire.
  • 25. 
    He began a series of conquests that led to the creation of the Persian Empire.