Silk Road
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What things on the Silk Road came from India?
    answer choices
    Spices, Jade, and Oil
    Iron, Silk, and Gunpowder
    Wool, Walnuts, and Glass
    Cotton, Perfume, and Gold
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Why did China build the Great Wall?
    answer choices
    To increase tourism
    To decrease stone stockpiles (too many rocks were piling up)
    To protect China from being invaded by Japan
    To protect traders from thieves and bandits
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. What animals transported most of the goods along the Silk Road?
    answer choices
    Llamas in disguise
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. Which person was a famous trader on the Silk Road who brought the noodle back to Italy?
    answer choices
    Ferdinand Magellan
    Marco Polo
    Christopher Coulombs
    Admiral Zheng He
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. The 2 part legacy of the Silk Road: the spread of goods and ideas and the connected-ness of cultures.
    answer choices
    War and Peace
    Feast and Famine
    Cultural Diffusion and Globalizaiton
    Wet Monsoon and Dry Monsoon
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. Which was NOT a danger along the Silk Road?
    answer choices
    Sandstorms (in the central, arid part of the Silk Road)
    Bandits in places far from the controls of empires
    Lions, Tigers, and Bears, oh my! (In the more forested western and eastern parts of the Silk Road)
    Buddhism, which helped people find inner peace
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. If not by land, merchants could trade using...
    answer choices
    Mountainous routes through the Himalayas
    Sailing east from China across the Pacific Ocean, then across the Atlantic Ocean, then reaching Europe
    Sea Trade on the Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these cities was the ancient capital of China, and the eastern end of the Silk Road.
    answer choices
    Antioch, Turkey
    Chang'an, eastern China
    Kashgar, western China
    Rome, Italy
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.  What is this place that allows for rest and water in massive deserts? (And is usually created by natural springs!)
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  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False? Most merchants travelled the entire length of the Silk Road.
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