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1 The Mongols in China Pages 423-429 Questions 1-4 Chapter 12 section 3The Mongols in ChinaPages Questions 1-4
2 Essential Understanding ObjectiveGenghis Khan and his sons and his grandsons Built an Empire that stretched from eastern Europe to the Pacific oceanEssential UnderstandingHow did the skills of the Mongols led to their dominance over China and made them the largest land Empire the world Has ever seen.
3 Marco Polo was a European traveler who visited China in the 1200’s. 1. Who Was Marco Polo?Marco Polo was a European traveler who visited China in the 1200’s.
4 2. What areas did the Mongols Conquer? They conquered from China → to the steppes of Asia → All the way to eastern Europe → to southwest Asia → down to Vietnam → and as north to Korea.
5 3. Draw a time line showing the Mongol rise to power in China. C.E.1264Kublai KhanMoves theCapital toKhanbaliqC.E. 1206Temujin isElectedGenghis KhanC.E. 1281MongolsConquerChinaC.E. 1227Genghis KhanDies❶❷❸❹❺❻❼❽C.E. 1167Temujin isbornC.E. 1211MongolsInvadeChinaC.E. 1260Kublai Khanis electedRulerC.E. 1271Kublai KhanBegins hisConquest ofSouthernChina
6 4. How did the Mongols use terror in their conquests? Mongols used terror to make their enemies surrender without even fighting.