World Geography East Asia Unit 9: Chapter 28 Section 1 China

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  • 1. 
    In its earliest days, China was made up of a number of ______ ________ cultures.
  • 2. 
    A _____ is a series of rulers from the same family.
  • 3. 
    The first Chinese dynasty was the _______.
  • 4. 
    __________ ruled central Asia for about 600 years, but it was overthrown by the Zhou Dynasty.
  • 5. 
    __________ dynasty: 1028 B.C.-256 B.C
  • 6. 
    ______ dynasty gave its name to China.
  • 7. 
    In 221 B.C., the _______ dynasty united a number of small states under a strong central government and established an empire.
  • 8. 
    The first Qin emperor was ______ ___________, builder of the great wall.
  • 9. 
    These rulers pushed the empire into central Asia, home to many nomadic tribes.
  • 10. 
    In 1644, the Manchu people of Manchuria invaded China and established the ________ dynasty.
  • 11. 
    In _________, the Manchus were overthrown by revolutionaries, and this ended the dynasties and the Chinese empire.
  • 12. 
    In the ___ century, marco polo traveled to china and wrote a book about his adventures.
  • 13. 
    Marco Polo wrote a book called __ _________ _ __________ ________.
  • 14. 
    European powers sought access to Chinese market in the ____ century because China had a weak military and ineffective government.
  • 15. 
    China was carved up into the "____________ ___ ____________" controlled by Britain, France, Germany, Russia and Japan.
  • 16. 
    Outside control angered China, which burst forth in the _____ rebellion.
  • 17. 
    The Boxer Rebellion took place in __________. (year)
  • 18. 
    Chinese militants attacked and killed Europeans and Chinese Christians in China.
  • 19. 
    Check the following as spheres of influence.
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      Sweden

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Finland

    • E. 

      United States

  • 20. 
    Check the following as spheres of influence.
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      Japan

  • 21. 
    In 1912, ______ ________ and others founded the Nationalist Party.
  • 22. 
    Sun Yat-sen died in _________.
  • 23. 
    Chiang Kai-shek took over the Nationalist party in ________.
  • 24. 
    Throughout the 1920s and 1930s, the Chinese communist party became an increasingly powerful force in China. true or false?
  • 25. 
    In 1949, the ______, under the leadership of Mao Zedong, defeated the Nationalists.
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