Chaapter 8

chaseherwig's version from 2018-02-23 18:39


Question Answer
LoessA fine dustlike material that can form soil
DikeWalls built to hold back water
Oracle bonesAnimal bones or turtle shells carved with written characters that the shang kings used to try to tell the future
PictographPicture that represents words or ideas
Mandate in heaven
WarlordAre military rulers of small states
ChaosDisorder and confusion
Warring states periodBrutal and destructive conflict period
PhilosophySet of beliefs about the world and how to live
Ancestor worshipThe practice of honoring the spirits of the dead
ConfusionismThe teachings of the thinker confucius
Filial pietyThe devotion of children to their parents
DaoismAn ancient chinese way of life that emphasizes a simple and natural existence