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1. What is the biggest region in China that covers 1.60 million km? .

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous

2. It is the main temple of Mount Jiuhua and has a large collection of rare Buddhist scriptures. Huangcheng Temple

3. Which dynasty has the longest duration in Chinese history? Shang

4. China is the world's ________ largest country. 3rd

5. What country is in the north of China? Mongolia

6. What is the important contribution of the Qin Dynasty? Great Wall

7.They introduced the use of horse-drawn chariots, which were used for transportation. Shang

8. In 2000, the average lifespan of the Chinese people reached ________ yrs.71.8

9. What major construction project by the Sui Dynasty that helped improve national transportation and trade in China?
Grand Canal

10. Who was the first emperor of the Sui Dynasty? WE

11. What province had the largest population with 92.56 million people by November 1,2000?Henan

12. Qinghai Lake,was called ________ in the ancient time.West Sea

13. The Ten-Thousand-Year Temple was built for enshirining the body of _______ of Wuxia. Zen Master

14. It is the biggest fresh water lake with an area of about 3, 583 km.Poyang Lake

15. The Datong Coal Mine is located in ______.Shanxi Province

16. What is the deepest lake on Baitou Mountain? Heavenly Pond

17. What is the biggest island with an area of 35, 760 km ? Taiwan

18. What is the longest river?Yangtze

19. Which Chinese Festival celebrates the love of a cowhand and a maiden from heaven? Night of Sevens

20.What was the name of the monster that the villager's scared off at the first Chinese New Year?Nian

1.Yu Fei Temple, Tangyin, ________ province.Henan

2.A statue of ______ Fei.Yue

3.A statue of the kneeled treacherous minister, Qin Hui (middle) is placed in? .front of yue fei mausoleum

4.At the beginning of ____, the fronlier of the latter Zhou Dynasty was in danger.960

5.The government sent _____________ to guard the frontlier. General Zhao Kuangyin

6.When the Zhou Army reached the station, Zhao Kuangyin pretend to be what? drunk

7.What symbol represent the yellow gown to the officers and soldiers?emperor

8.This was the famous anecdote in history. "wrapped around by the yellow gown"

9.After the downfall of the Tang Dynasty, China entered a chaotic period of the ____ dynasties and ____ kingdoms. 5,10

10.Who controlled the military leadership in latter Zhou Dynasty? zhao kuangyin
11.Zhao Kuangyin seized the imperial power and established what dynasty? song dynasty

12.Who is the leader of the Khilan tribe? yelu abaoji

13.The kingdom in the modern Manchuria was changed in 947 to? Liao

14.A bronze statue of Lord Bao in his memorial temple of Hefei, _______ province. Anhui

15.The guillotines found in what temple in Henan Province? lord bao's memorial temple

16.Bao Zheng is known as? clear sky bao

17.Taizu took back the military power from his ministers. This incident is? relieving the generals of their commands at a
feast

18.Yang Ye's son is ____________ and his grandson is _______________. yang yanzhao, yang wenyuang

19.Yang Ye died because of? a hunger strike after his capture by the liao troops

20.In the Yuan Dynasty, who is the most outstanding dramatist? guan hanqing

1.King Zheng proclaimed himself as the first emperor of what dynasty? Qin

2.The Shang ruled the plain of the Yellow River in eastern China from the _th to the _th century 17th and 11th

3.What is the Gojoseon–Han War? A campaign launched by the Han empire against Wiman Joseon

4.The Three Kingdoms was the tripartite division of China between the states of _,_,and_. Wei, Shu, Wu

5.In the first Sino-Japanese war, China and Japan are fighting over what country?Korea

6.Before the Mongol invasion,The population of China during Song dynasty was how many? 120 million citizens

7.The Second Opium war ended with the victory of what two countries? France and Britain

8.What is the name of the revolution that overthrew the Qing dynasty? Xinhai Revolution

9.What was the largest Asian war in the 20th century? Second Sino-Japanese War

10.When did Chiang Kai-Shek moved the government to Taipei,Taiwan,where he resumed his duties as President of the
Republic of China? March 1, 1950

11.Name the 8 countries of the Eight-Nation Alliance.Italy, British Empire, France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Japan,
Russia, and U.S

12.What dynasty was the first government in the world history to issue paper money?Song

13.How long did the Ming dynasty lasted?276

14.This peace treaty ended the Opium war.It was the first of what the Chinese later called the unequal treaties because
Britain had no obligations in return. Treaty of Nanking

15.Who developed the Three Principles of the People or also known as the san-min doctrine? Sun Yat Sen

16.The Taiping Civil War was a massive rebellion in china that lasted from 1850 to 1864,which was fought between _ and
the christian millenarian movement of the _Manchu led Qing dynasty, Heavenly Kingdom of Peace

17.Who was the last president of the republic of China in 1949?Li Tsung -Jen

18.In Chinese philosophy, the phrase "three teachings" refers to? Confucianism, Buddhism. taoism
19. It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BCE and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in
his afterlife. Terracotta Army

20.In modern times, who is considered to be the founder of baihua literature in China? Lu Xun

1) What are the two meaning of China in english? China as a country and China as a porcelain

2) When did pottery appear in China? As early as six or seven thousand years ago

3) When did the porcelain manufacturing techniques develop? After the eastern Han dynasty (25-279 AD)

4) Where is the 'Capital of Porcelain'? Jingdezhen of Jiangxi

5) Chinese fan came into being during these period about 3,00 years ago. Shang and Zhou dynasties

6) What is the feature of Chinese fans? Painted with pictures or carry calligraphic pictures

7) It is a renowned traditional Chinese handicraft dating back more than 3,000 years. Embroidery

8. It is also known as inlaid enamel, is one of the renowned arts and crafts made in Beijing. Cloisonné or Jingtai Lan

9) How many processing method it requires to complete the cloisonné?30

10) Who invented the paper kite? Li Ye

11) It is a type of colorful, glossy pottery flourished in Tang dynasty. tangsancai ot tri-colored gazed pottery

12) According to the legend, who invented the sericulture silk reeling and weaving?Lei zu, wife of emperor Huang di

13) It refers to a piece of jade that has been carved and processed. Jade carving

14) It is the best paper used for writing with a chinese brush.Xuan paper

15) These are called "four treasures of the study".paper, ink stick, Chinese brush, ink stone

16) The brush is delicately made from? sheep's wool

17) It has been listed as one of the world cultural heritages Chinese paper cut

18) It was along this road that silk was continuously transported. silk road

19-20) What are the two types of paper cut? multi colored and mono colored

1. In ________, First World War ended against Germany.1918

2. What is the capital of Hunan Province? Changsha

3. He started Youth Magazine entitled "To Youth".Chen Duxiu

4. Imperialist powers handed the parts of ________ Province which been seized by Germany over to Japan.Shandong

5. It is the first National University set up in Modern China?Peking University

6. On what date the students of Peking University protested because of the explosion? May 4, 1919

7. Still connected to number 6, where are the university and other institutions go to protest? Tiananmen Square

8. They received thousands of telegrams sent by people of china asking them not to sign the treaty. Chinese Delegation

9. Who are the three pro-treaty ministers? Cao Rulia, Zhang Zongxiang, Lu Zongyu

10. He led the workers of Shanghai in staging an armed uprising entry of the Northern Expeditionary Army.Zhou Enlai
11. Who attended the founding conference of the CPC? Mao Zedong

12. Dozen representatives of ________ groups from around the country held a secret conference in shanghai .Marxist Grp

13. What lake is nearby Jiaxing? Nanhu Lake

14. What CPC means? Communist Party of China

15. When did Dr. Sun Yat-sen died? March 12. 1925

16. He is the Director of the Political Department of the Whampoa Military Academy. Zhou Enlai

17. The ___________ is Sun Yat-sen set up for army officers which trained members of both CPC and KMT.Whampoa
Military Academy

18. He was the appointed president of the Whampoa Military Academy. Chiang Kai Shek

19. In January 1924, the first national congress of the KMT was held in ____________.Guangzhou

20. In 1926, National Government decided to launch the _____________Northern Expedition

1. It is a Chinese philosophy based on the writings of Lao-tzu, advocating humility and religious piety. Taoism

2. It is an accidental invention of chinese alchemist which is used for military purposes Gunpowder/black powder

3.Which dynasty began the mandate of heaven?Chou

4.Which was the first foreign dynasty to rule in China and who started it? Yuan

5. The only Chinese architecture that can be seen in space? The Great Wall

6. What is the current GDP of China? 10, 866 trillion dollars

7. Who founded the yuan dynasty? Kublai Khan

8. Which dynasty invented gunpowder? Tang

9.When did the Chinese civil war begin? April 1927

10. What is the total land area of China? 9, 596 960 km2 0r 9.6 million km2

11.What is the largest lake in China? Qinghai Lake

12.What is the 2nd highest peak in China? Mt Qogir (Mt K2)

13.What did Shi Huang Di ingested that causes him to die? Mercury

14.What is his purpose in ingesting that he thought that if he ingested mercury, he will live forever

15. What is the symbolism of red in Chinese culture? Luck

16.What is the national dish if China that originated from Beijing? Peking duck

17. What are the 4 Chinese elements?Wood, Fire, earth, Metal

18.what is the real name of Confucius?Kong Qiu

19. According to tales and legend, the beginning of the Chinese New Year started because of the mythical beast
named_______ Nian

20. Where did the emperors of the Ming Dynasty lived? Forbidden City
1. He was the first master of regular script in Chinese history and his calligraphy helped the transition from official
script to regular script as the ordinary writing system. Zhong Yao

2. He was a Chinese calligrapher traditionally referred as the Saint of Calligraphy, who lived during the Jin
Dynasty.Wang Xizhi

3. An outstanding painter in the Eastern Jin Dynasty, good at figure painting and one of the “Four Ancestors of
Painting” Gu Kaizhi

4. One of the four famous mountains of Buddhism in China and known as “the most graceful mountain on
Earth”Mount Emei

5. It is said that the corporeal body if the Earth Buddha is kept in this hall, along with many precious Buddhist
cultural relics. Treasure Hall of Corporeal Body

6. Also known as Mukden Palace was initially constructed in 1625, prior to the establishment of the Qing
Dynasty.Shenyang Imperial Palace

7. She is a legendary woman warrior from the Southern and Northern Dynasties (420–589) of China who was
originally described in a ballad known as the Ballad of_________Hua Mulan or Mulan

8. Who was the first emperor of Sui Dynasty? Wen

9. In 581, _________ usurped the throne of Northern Zhou and established the Sui Dynasty Yang Jian

10. What was Wang Xinzhi’s most celebrated piece of calligraphy? The Preface of the Orchid Pavillion

11. True or False: It is said that Wang Xinzhi used to practice calligraphy by the pond beside Lan Pavilion in Shaoxing,
in today’s Zhejiang Province, day and night until the clear pond water turned black from his dipping in his inky brush.True

12. What is the third largest plateau in China and is mostly covered by a 50-80m think layer.Loess Plateau

13. In China, there are other ethnic groups that haven’t yet formally identified, with a population of ______ 749,000

14. Give one country that is across the sea to the east and southeast of China. Japan/ Korea/ Philippines/
Malaysia/ Indonesia and Brunei

15. True or False: The name `China’ comes from the Sanskrit Cina (derived from the name of the Chinese Sui Dynasty,
pronounced `Chin’) which was translated as `Cin’ by the Persians and seems to have become popularized through trade
along the Silk Road from China to the rest of the world. False, Qin Dynasty

16. It is a highly stylish form of writing. To produce Chinese characters one needs a brush, paper, ink stick and ink
stone. Calligraphy

17. In which dynasty poetry became so important that writing poetry was part of the examinations to become a civil
servant and work for the government. – Tang a. Jin b. Tang c. Sui

18. It is recognized as one of the three oldest dramatic art forms in the world. It is a combination of music, art and
literature.Opera

19. Which dynasty started the civil service led by the first Emperor Gaozu?- Han

20. The Battle of Red Cliffs is one of the most famous battles in the history of Ancient China. It is considered one of
the largest naval battles in history. Who were the leaders between the battle of the warlord from the north and warlords
from the south? warlord Cao Cao of the north and the combined forces of southern warlords Liu Bei and Sun
Quan.
How many vassal states is Zhou divided?

Ans. 100

2. In what year/era did Zhou exist ed?

Ans. 770-476 BC

3. Who are the leaders of "five powers" during Zhou Kingdom?

Ans. Duke Huan,Qi and Wen, King Zhuang ,Helu and Goujian

4. How many states remained in Warring States Period?

Ans. 7 vassal states

5. The seven states are called ___.

Ans. Seven powers of the Warring states Period

6. The 5 power of Zhou are ____.

Ans. Qi,Chu,Yan,Han,Zhao-Wei and Qin

7. In what year did Xia Dynasty got established?

Ans. 2070 BC

8. The Xia lasted for over ___.

Ans. 400 years

9. It is known as the "Mother River." What River is it?

Ans. Yellow River

10. What Dynasty existed in Weishui River Valley?

Ans. Zhou Dynasty

11. Who did King Wu attack?

Ans. King Zhou

12. What is the second poetry anthology that was discovered in China?

Ans. The Songs of Chu

13. It is know as the Bronze Ware era. What dynasty it is?

Ans. Shang

14. What Dynasty built Forbidden City?

Ans. Ming Dynasty

15. It is the Dynasty that has the lowest number of years (15)in ruling China?

Ans. Qin

16. A Mongolian leader that lead mongols in war against China?

Ans. Kublai Khan


17. What is the last dynasty the existed in China?

Ans. Qing

18. ____ dynasty defeated mongolians.

Ans. MING

19. Emperor Yu spearheaded the China in what dynastXia

Ans. Xia

20. Who is the founder of Shang Dynasty?

Ans. Tang

1.) ____was appointed Premier of the Government Administration Council of the Central People's Government.

2.) "The Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China is founded!" who solemnly declared this
statement to the world?

3.) The founding of the _____ marked the end of over a century of the semi-colonial, semi-feudal old China, and opened a
new chapter in Chinese history.
4.) On October 19,1950, under Commander-in-chief Peng Dehuai, the Chinese People's Volunteers crossed the _____
River and marched to the Korean battlefield to fight side by side with the Korean People's Army against the US invaders.

5.) Zhou Enlai was an important leader of the ___.

6.) Diplomacy that gave momentum to the process of normalizing realtions between PRC and the US.

7.) _____ was the major leader and general designer of China's reform and opening-up policies.

8.)In July 1979, the State Council decided to set up the first group of special economic zones in _____ and Fujian provinces
on a trial basis

9.)In 1980, the four special economic zones of Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Shantou and _____ were set up.

10.) Who initiated the theory of "building socialism with Chinese characteristics"?

1) The establishment of the Song Dynasty put an end to what period in Ancient Chinese history?

2) What crop became the most important crop in China during Song Dynasty?

3) True or False: The people of the Song were afraid of technology and made few inventions or advancements.

4) What Chinese dynasty came before the Zhou dynasty?

5) What was the Mandate of Heaven?

6) Suzhou embroidery is also known as?

7) The name of the first capital of the Empire, near which the tomb of the first Chinese emperor- Qin Shi Huang had been
built.

8) The Ming Dynasty established the Forbidden City in Beijing. Do you know what "ming" means in Chinese?

9) The Chinese explained rebellions and civil war as?

10) The Grand Canal tied together China's two main rivers, the ____ and the ___.

11) The dynasty that ruled China after the Mongols were overthrown was the ____ dynasty

12) What is the capital of Tang dynasty?

13) To keep Mongols from being absorbed into Chinese civilization, Kublai Khan did what?

14) At what date did China overtook US as the world's largest economy?

15) It represented by Guangzhou dialect, it is generally used in central and southwestern Guangdong Province, eastern
and southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Hongkong and Macao.

16) The Ming and Qing dynasties followed which of the following policies regarding foreign trade?

17) The Ming dynasty came about when _______

18) Shi Huang Ti is the emperor of what dynasty?

19) Confucianism was a major philisophical foundation of Chinese society and government through the?

20) The dynasty that ruled China for the longest was the ______

1. The Aspect of Chinese Culture Himalaya mountains associated with___

2. Who are the people known as the eagle of platue?


3. What is the largest ethnic group in China?

4. Known as the land of snow

5. What is the Moon Festival's main tradition?

6. First Emperor of Sui Dynasty

7. Southern Boarder of Ancient China

8. Mother River of Chinese People

9. Known as Spine of Asia

10. Type of government used by Zhou to rule China

11. Major religions established during the Zhou rule

12. The crystallization of the blood, sweat and wisdom of the Chinese Nation

13. Biggest paltue in China, and is honored as the Roof of The World

14. The Country of the first traders from Europe to China during Ming Dynasty

15. Sui Dynasty's major construction

16. Sui Dynasty's major religion

17. Three important passes of the Great Wall

18. Geographical feature, sometimes called the craddle of Chinese Civilization

19. Two major rivers of Ancient China

20. Largest basin in China

1. Religion

2. Tibetous

3. Han

4. Himalayas

5. Eating moon cakes

6. Wen

7. Himalaya Mountain

8. Yellow River

9. Kunlum

10. Imperial

11. Buddhism and Confuciounism

12. Great Wall of China

13. Qinghai Tibet

14. Portugal
15. Grand Canal

16. Buddhism

17. Juyong, Jiayu, Shanghai

18. Yellow River

19. Yangtze and Yellow

20. Tarim (Basin)

1) The establishment of the Song Dynasty put an end to what period in Ancient Chinese history?

2) What crop became the most important crop in China during Song Dynasty?

3) True or False: The people of the Song were afraid of technology and made few inventions or advancements.

4) What Chinese dynasty came before the Zhou dynasty?

5) What was the Mandate of Heaven?

6) Suzhou embroidery is also known as?

7) The name of the first capital of the Empire, near which the tomb of the first Chinese emperor- Qin Shi Huang had been
built.

8) The Ming Dynasty established the Forbidden City in Beijing. Do you know what "ming" means in Chinese?

9) The Chinese explained rebellions and civil war as?

10) The Grand Canal tied together China's two main rivers, the ____ and the ___.

11) The dynasty that ruled China after the Mongols were overthrown was the ____ dynasty

12) What is the capital of Tang dynasty?

13) To keep Mongols from being absorbed into Chinese civilization, Kublai Khan did what?

14) At what date did China overtook US as the world's largest economy?

15) It represented by Guangzhou dialect, it is generally used in central and southwestern Guangdong Province, eastern
and southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Hongkong and Macao.

16) The Ming and Qing dynasties followed which of the following policies regarding foreign trade?

17) The Ming dynasty came about when _______

18) Shi Huang Ti is the emperor of what dynasty?

19) Confucianism was a major philisophical foundation of Chinese society and government through the?

20) The dynasty that ruled China for the longest was the _______

1. It is a chinese philosophy based on the writings of Lao-tzu, advocating humility and religious piety

2. It is an accidental invention of chinese alchemist which is used for military purposes

3.Which dynasty began the mandate of heaven?

4.Which was the first foreign dynasty to rule in China and who started it

5. The only Chinese architecture that can be seen in space


6. What is the current GDP of China?

7. Who founded the yuan dynasty?

8. Which dynasty invented gunpowder?

9.When did the Chinese civil war begin?

10. What is the total land area of China?

11.What is the largest lake in China?

12.What is the 2nd highest peak in China?

13.What did Shi Huang Di ingested that causes him to die?

14.What is his purpose in ingesting that

15. What is the symbolism of red in Chinese culture?

16.What is the national dish if China that originated from Beijing?

17. What are the 4 Chinese elements?

18.what is the real name of Confucius?

19. According to tales and legend, the beginning of the Chinese New Year started because of the mythical beast
named_______

20. Where did the emperors of the Ming Dynasty lived?

Bryle

1.How many vassal states is Zhou divided?

2. In what year/era did Zhou exist ed?

3. Who are the leaders of "five powers" during Zhou Kingdom?

4. How many states remained in Warring States Period?

5. The seven states are called ___.

6. The 5 power of Zhou are ____.

7. In what year did Xia Dynasty got established?

8. The Xia lasted for over ___.

9. It is known as the "Mother River." What River is it?

10. What Dynasty existed in Weishui River Valley?

11. Who did King Wu attack?

12. What is the second poetry anthology that was discovered in China?

13. It is know as the Bronze Ware era. What dynasty it is?

14. What Dynasty built Forbidden City?

15. It is the Dynasty that has the lowest number of years (15)in ruling China?
16. A Mongolian leader that lead mongols in war against China?

17. What is the last dynasty the existed in China?

18. ____ dynasty defeated mongolians.

19. Emperor Yu spearheaded in what dynasty?

20. Who is the founder of Shang Dynasty?