East & Southeast Asia Geography. Chapters 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.1, 32.2. Physical Geography. Mountain Ranges Many in the area Himalayas Separate China from India Kunlun Mountains West China Source of China’s two great rivers Huang He (Yellow) and Chang Jiang (Yangtze). Kunlun Mountains.
Chapters 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.1, 32.2
Skydiving near Mt. Fuji, Japan. (Volcanic Islands)
Three Gorges Dam Short Film 3.30 minutes
Film concerning new buildings vs. earthquakes in Japan
Terra Cotta Soldiers that were buried next to Emperor Chin Shi Huangdi’s gravesite to protect him in the afterlife.
Original Silk Road
Other Silk Routes
Image of a Chinese “Boxer”, 1900, from the National Archives and Records digital collection
The Yin & Yang symbol is a Taoist emblem representing harmony between the male and female influences in the world.
Economics harmony between the male and female influences in the world.China is mostly a rural economy, in spite of its economic growth.≈60% of China’s workers work on farms.