The Great Wall of china

By:arizbel lepe

What is the great wall of china?

The great wall of china is a wall/ many walls put, built in one great big wall. To protect people on the other side


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When was the great wall of china built?

Chunqiu Period
770 B.C. - 476 B.C.In a divided China, many ducal states started to build walls along their boundaries.

Zhanguo Period
476 B.C. - 221 B.C.

Qin Dynasty
221 B.C. - 206 B.C.After unification, Qin linked and extended the walls of three northern states and formed the first Ten Thousand Li Great Wall (2 li = 1 km).

West Han Dynasty
206 B.C. - 25 A.D.Han further extended the Great wall to over 10,000 km.

East Han Dynasty
25 A.D. - 220 A.D.

Three Kingdoms Period
220 A.D. - 280 A.D.

West Jin Dynasty
265 A.D. - 316 A.D.

East Jin Dynasty
317 A.D. - 420 A.D.

South and North Dynasty
420 A.D. - 589 A.D.The states in the north continued to build the Great Wall.

Sui Dynasty
581 A.D. - 618 A.D.Sui also built the Great Wall.

Tang Dynasty
618 A.D. - 907 A.D.

Five Dynasties
907 A.D. - 960 A.D

North Song Dynasty
960 A.D. - 1127 A.D.

South Song Dynasty
1127 A.D. - 1276 A.D.

Yuan Dynasty
1271 A.D. - 1368 A.D.

Ming Dynasty
1368 A.D - 1644 A.D.Ming rebuilt the Great Wall, the length totalled over 6,000 km.

Qing Dynasty
1644 A.D. - 1911 A.D.



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Where was the Great Wall of china built?

The Great Wall of China crosses a lot of states from Hunan and stretch throughout China's land.

Why was the great wall of china built?

The great wall of china was mainly built to protect the chinese empire from the mongolians and other invaders

Who built the wall of china?

Qin Shi Huangdi started to build the Great Wall Of China...

People built walls in there states and then they started to put/build them together.

Soldiers, common people and criminals built the Great Wall Of China.

How did people build the wall china ?

The workers used the Hung Tu method- wood was used to make the frame dirt is/was poured in the frame then beaten so that no air pockets remained making it so it won't be deytroyed by swords or spears.
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