History Term
Definition in your own words
Use the word in a sentence that shows your understandingof the history term
Human Sacrifices
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Human sacrifice happend to the servents and other people who disobeyed the law, or didn't complete the tasskthey were asigned correctly.
The servent was sacrificed for misbehaving.
Clan
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A clan are people who form a group and usually have a name for it.
I am part of the clan Wu-Tang.
Shang Dynasty
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The Shang Dynasty was a dynasy in China which ruled northen China.
The Shang Dynasty ruled from 1700 to1122 B.C.E.
Ancestor Worship
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Ansestor waorship was common, they did this so that their ansestors would have a happer after life.
Ancestor worship is very important for the Chinese.
Logograph
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Logograph was what they used as their langauge using pictures and symbols.
I would like to learn how to write in logograph.
Economy
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The economy was trading, they used this coin as currency.
I wonder what the current day economy is in China.
Confucianism
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The first Chinese philosophy, Confucianism, was peacful society andand honest and fair government.
I would like Confucianism because it is so peaceful.
Daoism/Taoism
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The second Chinese philosophy, Daoism, was harmony comes with balence and let things take its own natral corse.
I brother would like Daoism because he wouldn't have to do anything. (He is lazy)
Legalism
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The third philosphy, Legalism, was very strit laws, with rewards for following them, but harsh punishments for disobeying them.
I wouldn't like Legalism because the laws are too strict.
Mandate of Heaven
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The Mandate of Heaven was the reason for all things.
My grandma worships the Mandate of Heaven.
Feudalism
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Feudalism is the system of government in China.
I would not like Feudalism if I was at the bottom of the social class.
Zhou Dynasty
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The Zhou Dynasty was the dynasty that ruled for the longest time in anchient China.
The Zhou Dynasty was established at about 1045 B.C.E.
Confucius
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Confucius was an emperor that respected Confucianism.
I would like to be the founder of Confucianism like Confuius.
Civil servants
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A civil servent is someone who works for others.
I would dislike being a servent for the government like the civil servents are.
Qin Shihuangdi
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Qin Shihuangdi built the Great Wall of China, unified culture, and executed many enimes in battles.
I would like to be known as the emperor that built the Great Wall of China like Qin Shihuangdi.
Standardize
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To standardize is to make everything equal or the same.
I think its a better idea to standardize everything rather than leaving it all mixed up and confusing.
Exile
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Exile means moving away from your own country to live somewhere else.
I would hate having to exile.
Immortal
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To be immortal is to live forever.
I wonder if someone could acually be immortal.
Han Dynasty
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The Han Dynasty was a dynasy that created many things and inventions including art,warfare,industry,medicne,government,science, andagriculture.
The Han Dynasty is what people call modern day Chinese people.
Bureacucracy
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Bureacucracy is a form of government and social classes.

Calligraphy
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Calligrapy means beatiful handwriting.
I wish I could write calligraphy.
Anesthetic
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Anesthetic is a pain medcine or drug.
My cousin takes anesthetic to get rid of the pain in her back.
Silk Road
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The Silk Road was a trade route used by different contries to extange items.
I would hate travling the silk road because it is so dangerous.
Zhang Qian
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Zhang Qian was the emperor who went out and explored many countries and made alliances to create the Silk Road.
Zhang Qian was very important in chinese history.