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Afterlife
Ancestor Worship
Anyang
Artisans
Bronze
Clan
Cowrie Shells
Extravagance
Farmers
Human Sacrifice
Jade
King
Logograph
Nobles
Oracle Bone
Shang Dynasty
Slaves
Traders
Vessel
Warfare

Ancient China Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Silk Road
Han Dynasty
Great Wall
Qin Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Bronze Age
Shang Dynasty
Middleman
Civil Service
Ancestor
Province
Oracle Bone
Pictograph
Ban Zhao
Sima Quian
Wu Di
Gaozu
Shi Huangdi
Anyang
Double Cropping
Terrace
Levee
Loess
Himalayas
Tibetan Plateau
Guangxi Zhungzu
Huang River Valley
Huang River
Beijing
North China Plain

Shang Dynasty Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

anyang
aristocracy
artisans
china
cowrie shells
dynasty
human sacrifice
nobles
oricle bones
shang

Ancient China Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Great Wall of China
China
Silk Road
emperor
civil service
double cropping
oracle bones
yellow river
middle man
dynasty
provinces
levee
pictograph
loess
terrace
ancestor

Vocabulary - Ancient China Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What do you call the body of government? Civil Service
The first ever chinese dynasty was called what? Shang
What do you call the population and dynasty that took over the position that Shang had created? Zhou
What do you call the dynasty that lasted fifteen years? Qin
What kept China safe from invaders? The Great Wall Of China
What river is known as the Yellow river? Huang He River
What is the longest river in China called? Yangtze River
What is someone or something worthy to be praised and rewarded called? Merit
Who was an important philosopher created a main philosophy in China? Confucius
What do you call bones and shells of animals to communicate with the gods? Oracle Bones
Past generations family members are called? Ancestors
What do you call beliefs religion and food being past down? Legacy

Ancient China Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The __________ dynasty introduced the mandate of heaven. zhou
Which philosophy did emperor Qin Shihuangdi base his laws on? legalism
Which emperor was able to conquer all of China? Qin Shihuangdi
Which philosophy taught that true harmony comes from the balance of Yin and Yang? Daoism
What was the name of the dynasty whose religion was centered on ancestor worship? Shang
Which engineer found a way to use flooding to grow crops? Yu
_______ is a form of government that is structured like a pyramid with a few people at the top but many on the bottom. bureaucracy
Which one of the Han's industries was very valuable for trade with people outside of China? silk
__________ is a treatment invented by the Hans where thin needles are inserted in specific parts of your body. acupunture
The invention of paper was an ideal material for ________. calligraphy
An ________ is something that takes away pain. Anesthetic
Magicians told emperor Qin Shihuangdi that if he drank the magic poison he could be __________ Immortal
An instrument made by the Hans to detect earthquakes. Seismograph
The Shang lived in ______, a large group of friends and family. Clans
The Analects was a book filled with sayings of the founder of which philosophy? Confucianism
In Daoism which one of the opposing forces of nature means "sunlit" Yang
An _______ is a place where water can be found in a desert. Oasis
What was built on China's northern border as protection from invaders by the Qin empire? Great Wall
_________ was the central trading point where the Eastern and Western Silk Roads met. Kashgar
What was the name of the first dynasty? Xia

Shang Dynasty Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Yellow river valley
Zhou
Tang shang
Bronze
King tang
China
Emperors
Liu xin
Tai wu
Imperial
Ancient china
Shang dynasty
Shang di
Chinese
Monarchy
calender
Six hundred years

Shang Dynasty and Mandate of Heaven Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What city held Shang artifacts? Anyang
The shang army defended the dynasty from outside clans
Shang warriors often used ------ during battle chariots
Slaves were ----- after their owner dies sacraficed
Cowrie shells were used as money
Farmers used tools made out of Stone
Shang artisans were skilled at using bronze
What was used to communicate with ancestors? oracle bones
What did they give their ancestors to keep them happy? offerings
A character that stands for words (used in ancient Chinese language) logograph
Written language helped ---- the Chinese people unify
constant ----- weakened the Shang military warfare
the Shang Dynasty falls to the Zhou Dynasty
gods give emperors the right to rule Mandate of Heaven
the rise and fall of ruling families Dynastic cycle
----- are a sign that a Dynasty has lost the Mandate of Heaven Natural Disasters
If a Dynasty loses the mandate of heaven, the people have the right to rebel

Ancient China Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Silk Road
Great wall
Qin Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Bronze Age
Shang Dynasty
Middle man
Civil Service
Ancestor
Province
Oracle Bone
Pictograph
Ban Zhao
Sima Qian
Wu Di
Gaozu
Shi Huangdi
Anyang
Haung River
Haung River Valley
double cropping
terrace
Levee
Loess
Himalayas
Tibetan Plateau
Guangxi Zhunzu
Beijing
north china plain

EARLY RIVER VALLEY CIVILIZATIONS Word Search

Type
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Description

Feudalism
Dynastic cycle
Mandate of Heaven
Oracle bones
Loess
Harappan civilization
Monsoons
Indian subcontinent
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Mummification
Pyramid
Theocracy
Pharaohs
Narmer
Nile delta
Hammurabi
Empire
Polytheism
Cultural diffusion
Dynasty
City-state
Fertile Crescent
Ancient China
Ancient Egypt
Mesopotamia
Indus Valley

shang dynasty Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

where was shang dynasty located northern China
whats another name for shang dynasty Yin dynasty
What legendary dynasty came before the Shang Dynasty Ming Dynasty
Who founded the Shang Dynasty Cheng Tang
What is the main artifact that archeologists have used to learn about the Shang Dynasty? Oracle bones
What material did the Shang use for weapons that gave them an advantage in war Bronze
Around how long did the Shang Dynasty rule China 500 years
What animals did the Shang typically use for their oracle bones Oxen and turtles
What dynasty took control after the end of the Shang Dynasty Zhou Dynasty
What was written on oracle bones Questions and answers