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The Qin Dynasty China’s Meanest Dynasty. The Qin Government. Legalism: Fear rulers Obey = rewards Disobey = punishment Uncaring and cruel Rejected the teachings of Confucius; burned books. Shi H uangdi. The Great Wall. Was built by the Qin to keep invaders out of China.

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The qin dynasty china s meanest dynasty

The Qin DynastyChina’s Meanest Dynasty


The qin government

The Qin Government

  • Legalism:

    • Fear rulers

    • Obey = rewards

    • Disobey = punishment

    • Uncaring and cruel

    • Rejected the teachings of Confucius; burned books

Shi Huangdi


The great wall

The Great Wall

  • Was built by the Qin to keep invaders out of China.

  • Was 30 feet high, with 40-foot towers

  • Ran through the mountains, desert, and farmland

  • Smoke signals were used to indicate an invasion: smoke during the day, fire at night traveling from tower to tower


Standard ization

Standardization

  • Definition: Making all things alike

  • Writing became the same across the land

  • Money became the same across the land

  • Measurement became the same across the land


Other notes

Other Notes

  • The word “China” comes from the word “Qin”

  • The first emperor died -> his son come to power and was a weak ruler-> the people of China began a Civil War


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