Tour the Middle Kingdom

Come and see what they have to offer

Culture

Religion-Taoism , China has three different teachings of philosophical framework

Social organization- over 50 different cultures , 80 different dialects

Language-standard mandarin/English , no matter what language they speck they all know how to read the characters used to write.

Customs /traditions- called the Middle Kingdom because they believe that china is in the middle of the earth , modon festival the worlds largest horse race but, there's a catch it's only run by children

Arts/ literature-Han dynasty paper cutting, started as keeping record and divination on oracle bones

Government - Current leader Xi Jinping , republic form of government

Economics- per capita income 9,800 2013 est. ,10 billion dollars spent in Shanghai alone each year

geography

In the Tibetan highlands you'll find the worlds largest mountains which include the Himalayas, Karakorun ,Pamirs, Tian Shan ,divide china from central Asia.


Mt. Everest is one thing no one will forget once there vacation in China is over , so make sure you visit the WORLDS tallest mountain when your in China.


Northwest of the Tibeatin plateau in between northern slope of Kunulun and southern slope of Tian Shan is the vast Tarim Basin of xinjiang


China is over 5,000 km and is estimated to be 5026 km total


Not only dose it have beautiful mountain's but it also has deserts


Most people live in eastern China because the western part is nothing but mountain's


In northeast China its close to Russia so the winter temp. can get down to -50 degrees C


The Yellow river gets in name because of the yellow windborne clay dust called loess, that gets blown all across north China.

DBQ'S

key: answers


1.Where does the name china come from?

A dishes that are made there

B emperor Qin the first emperor of china

C a princess horse

D the first princess


2. what was the last Dynasty to rule China?

A Ming Dynasty

B Mongol Dynasty

C Tang Dynasty

D Yuan Dynasty

venn diagram

China

  • large country
  • Taoism
  • built walls

Both

  • have/had emperors
  • against westernization
  • fear of outsiders

Japan

  • small islands
  • Shinto
  • closed gates