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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which religion became MOST popular throughout China during the Tang dynasty?

    answer choices

    Islam

    Hinduism

    Buddhism

    Catholicism

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which sentence BEST describes the Tang dynasty?

    answer choices

    China sponsored sea voyages to explore other continents.

    China shrank in size and suffered increases in poverty and disease.

    China closed its doors and refused to trade with other civilizations.

    China experienced a long period of peace, wealth, and cultural achievements.

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following was a main reason that the leaders of the Tang Dynasty chose to keep the Chinese capital in Ch'ang–an as they developed their imperial state?

    answer choices

    It was the only city in China.

    The largest section of the army was stationed in the city.

    Most Chinese citizens did not want leaders to move the capital city.

    The city was strategically located near many of the major trade routes.

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    How did the leaders of the Tang Dynasty improve laws to help promote the success of the imperial state in China?

    answer choices

    The leaders removed all of the old laws and made entirely new laws.

    The leaders made all of the laws the same throughout China.

    The leaders allowed all Chinese citizens to vote for the laws.

    The leaders limited the amount of laws that could exist in China.

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is one way that the leaders of the Tang dynasty used taxes to unify China?

    answer choices

    They abolished all taxes.

    They put high taxes on all Tang citizens.

    They made sure peasants did not pay high taxes.

    They created a system of taxes that put the rich in power.

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What did Tang emperors do to help reunify and expand China?

    answer choices

    They forced the country to follow Confucianism.

    They conquered all surrounding lands.

    They expanded the system of roads and canals.

    They created a large system of trade using camel caravans.

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of these statements is TRUE about the spread of Buddhism during the Tang dynasty?

    answer choices

    Buddhism lost strength during the Period of Disunion after the fall of the Han Dynasty.

    Buddhism regained strength after the fall of the Song Dynasty.

    Buddhism appealed to more Chinese people during the troubled times.

    Buddhism easily spread throughout China because of its similarities to Confucianism.

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Buddhism was introduced to China by __________.

    answer choices

    missionaries who forced everyone to convert to Buddhism

    merchants who exchanged goods and ideas with Tibet

    a Chinese prince who gave sermons to his people

    traders and missionaries who traveled along the Silk Road

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Buddhism was quickly accepted by the Chinese people because, unlike previous religions they had known, Buddhism __________.

    answer choices

    embraced people in all social classes and ethnic backgrounds

    embraced people only in the upper class of society

    embraced people only in the lower class of society

    embraced people only in ethnic minority groups

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following choices influenced the Tang Dynasty's establishment of a unified political system in China?

    answer choices

    the development of a centralized government and uniform legal system

    the development of a unified national culture through education and religion

    the development of positive foreign relations with China's trading partners

    All of the above

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the MAIN reason the economy prospered during the Tang dynasty?

    answer choices

    The construction of the Great Wall increased military readiness.

    The revival of the Silk Road increased foreign trade.

    The influence of Confucius increased intellectual activities.

    The spread of Buddhism increased religious devotion.

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    How did the leaders of the Song Dynasty build upon the Confucian beliefs in government?

    answer choices

    They forced all leaders to become Confucians.

    They created more Confucian temples in important cities.

    They changed and improved the civil service exam based on Confucianism.

    They promoted mainly middle class Confucians to important roles in government.

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following correctly shows how a Confucian principle influenced China during the Sung dynasty?

    answer choices

    Confucian thought does not recognize social rank, so China was free from class systems.

    Confucian thought discourages religious ties, so China's society was less influenced by other religions.

    Confucian thought places importance on political obligation, so China's leaders looked at what decisions were best for their people.

    Confucian thought says that learning is found in nature, so China did not build up their educational institutions.

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Confucianism influenced the development of Chinese society because it promoted mutual responsibility and obligation between which groups of people?

    answer choices

    rulers and subjects

    husbands and wives

    parents and children

    All of the above

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Confucianism influenced the development of Chinese society because many people were able to relate to the virtues taught by this philosophy.


    Which of the following choices was NOT a virtue taught by Confucianism?

    answer choices

    A person should be respectful and obedient to his elders.

    A person should only be concerned about the welfare of others.

    A person should be honest and possess a sense of duty.

    A person should only be concerned with honoring the Emperor of China.

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following was a major technological improvement that made sailing safer and faster during age of the Tang and Song dynasty?

    answer choices

    The creation of the steam motor.

    The use of gigantic ships powered by sail and oars.

    The creation of maps to show sailors where to travel.

    The construction of square sails.

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q.

    During the Song Dynasty, commercialism developed along the coast through the use of Chinese sailing ships called __________.

    answer choices

    junks

    bamboo boats

    bark boats

    sailboats

  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Due to the introduction of fast ripening rice in 1011 B.C., China experienced a boom in __________, which supported its growth in __________.

    answer choices

    religion; agriculture

    agriculture; leisure activities

    agriculture; the production of silk

    agriculture; population

  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The roads and waterways built during the Tang and Song Dynasties enabled an extensive system of __________ to develop as well as allowing __________ to spread throughout China.

    answer choices

    exporting; shipping

    roads; waterways

    trade; ideas

    shipping; food

  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Although many countries used coins as currency, it was during the Tang and Song Dynasties that China became the first country to __________.

    answer choices

    use the barter system

    print paper money

    trade with foreign countries

    use ships to trade

  • Question 21
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Due to the need for a more efficient system of trade, the governments of the Tang and Song Dynasties developed and printed the world's first __________.

    answer choices

    books

    newspapers

    paper currency

    Buddhist scriptures

  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q.

    During the Song Dynasty, China's economy experienced a boom in agriculture due to the introduction of fast ripening rice.

    As a surplus of rice developed, the __________ also developed in order to sell the surplus rice.

    answer choices

    merchant class

    lower class

    wealthy class

    advertising class

  • Question 23
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Based on the map above and your knowledge of geography, identify the major river marked "D"?

    answer choices

    Yangtze River [Chang]

    Euphrates River

    Yellow River [Huang]

    Tigris River

  • Question 24
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Based on the map above and your knowledge of geography, identify the major river marked "E"?

    answer choices

    Yangtze River [Chang]

    Euphrates River

    Yellow River [Huang]

    Tigris River

  • Question 25
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of these two areas did the Tang Dynasty reunite during the 600s to 900s?

    answer choices

    A and B

    B and C

    C and D

    A and C

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