Han Dynasty (202 BCE-256 CE)
By Stephanie and Veronika
Rulers in the Han dynasty include Han witch is first to rule, Ruizi, Wendi, Aidi, Wudi, Huidi and other 28 rulers including these. These rulers rose to power by winning or helping in wars or battles, Was smart, wise, Didn't care about who was wealthy to who was poor, Let anyone be government officials, Making politics better, improving government, architecture, gave food, caring for poor, and trade.
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The Han economics was a good one. The emperors used the army to protect the trading routes and because of that merchants were more willing to travel farther,since they were more protected. The Han dynasty traded with the Mediterranean, Middle East, and the Roman Empire. They traded silk and paper with China, since paper was in great demanded. In return they traded horses,for they knew the Han rulers treasured horses. Jobs that grew important was farmers who grew food like rice. Merchants weren't respected,but it was an important job and you could get rich fast.Things that grew important during this dynasty was silk, horses for the army, spices, glassware, ivory, glass, iron, iron tools, salt and copper work.The Han dynasty traded with the Mediterranean, Middle East, and the Roman Empire.
The Adults mate and lay eggs. Then the silkworms hatch out and start eating leaves.
The silk worm spins cocoons.Before they hatch ,they are thrown in the water and boiled to death, leaving only the cocoons.
The people then unwind the silk carefully and make the silk into cloth to make a finished chinese silk cloth
In this dynasty city life was rich, the poor lived in crowded houses, Country side life better for peasants,had to work hard, but had food and shelter.The taxes though were reduced in the Han dynasty. Rich went to school.