ancient china review. on what continent is china located? asia

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Ancient China Review Slide 2 On what continent is China located? Asia Slide 3 What ocean borders the east coast of China? The Pacific Ocean Slide 4 Is China considered a city, country, or town? A country Slide 5 What does climate mean? The kind of weather an area has over a period of time Slide 6 What does the word ancient mean? Long, long ago Slide 7 What does contribution mean? The act of giving or doing something Slide 8 What is the Ancient Chinese written language? Characters and symbols Slide 9 What was built to protect China from invaders? The Great Wall Slide 10 What is the Chinese calendar based on? A 12-year cycle with animals Slide 11 What ancient Chinese invention was made by boiling cocoons? Silk Slide 12 Why did the ancient Chinese invent kites? To measure distances and to send messages Slide 13 What were the contributions from Ancient China? Written language using characters and symbols The architecture of the Great Wall Inventions such as the kite, compass, silk cloth, bronze, and fireworks Slide 14 What is the most important holiday in China? Chinese New Year Slide 15 What were the five inventions from Ancient China? Silk cloth Fireworks Compass Kite Bronze Slide 16 What two metals make bronze? Tin and copper Slide 17 What are the names of Chinas two deserts? The Gobi and the Taklimakan Slide 18 Can the Great Wall of China be seen from space by the naked eye? No! Slide 19 What were the watchtowers on the Great Wall used for? To watch for any incoming invaders