Presentation on theme: "Ancient Chinese Civilization"— Presentation transcript:
1 Ancient Chinese Civilization CHAPTER 4Ancient Chinese CivilizationSection 1: Geographic and Cultural InfluencesSection 2: The Shang DynastySection 3: The Zhou, Qin, and Han DynastiesSection 4: Philosophies of Ancient ChinaSection 5: Chinese Life and Culture
2 SECTION 1Geographic and Cultural InfluencesQuestion:In what ways did the Chinese use the Huang, Chang, and Xi rivers?
3 Geographic and Cultural Influences SECTION 1Geographic and Cultural InfluencesHuangChangXifertile farmingcommercial waterwaycommercial waterway
4 Question: What are some major developments of the Shang dynasty? SECTION 2The Shang DynastyQuestion:What are some major developments of the Shang dynasty?
5 Government Accomplishments SECTION 2The Shang DynastyDevelopments under the ShangFarming AdvancesCrafts AdvancesGovernment Accomplishments
6 Question: What events led to the fall of the Zhou dynasty? SECTION 3 Israel and the Occupied TerritoriesThe Zhou, Qin, and Han DynastiesQuestion:What events led to the fall of the Zhou dynasty?
7 Israel and the Occupied Territories The Zhou, Qin, and Han Dynasties SECTION 3Israel and the Occupied TerritoriesThe Zhou, Qin, and Han DynastiesZhou Dynasty771 B.C. Zhou capital is destroyed256 B.C. the Zhou fall from power1200 B.C.1000 B.C.800 B.C.600 B.C.400 B.C.200 B.C.400 B.C. the Zhou lose all power except within their own city-state1050 B.C. the Zhou seize power700 B.C. Zhou kings begin to lose control
8 SECTION 4Philosophies of Ancient ChinaQuestion:What are characteristics of the Chinese concept of “yin” and “yang?”
9 Philosophies of Ancient China SECTION 4Philosophies of Ancient ChinaYinYangfemalemaledarkbrightpassiveactive
10 Question: What are some Chinese achievements in the arts and sciences? SECTION 5Chinese Life and CultureQuestion:What are some Chinese achievements in the arts and sciences?
11 Artistic Achievements Scientific Achievements SECTION 5Chinese Life and CultureArtistic AchievementsScientific AchievementsBook of PoemsastronomyBook of Historyseismography
12 Chapter Wrap-Up CHAPTER 4 1. Why did Chinese culture develop in isolation?2. What effect did foreign peoples have on the success or failure of Chinese dynasties?3. Why were Liu Ch’e and other Han dynasty rulers more effective than earlier Chinese rulers?