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CHINA: BIG IDEAS and QUESTIONS by BLOCK 2


Block 2 / Block 4

BIG IDEAS & PROBING QUESTIONS AT THE BEGINNING OF THE ANCIENT CHINA STUDY

ORDER vs. CHAOS
“After the Great Wall was built, would enemy invaders try to get over it?”
Diana G.

ORDER vs. CHAOS
“Was there more chaos when China's population grew out of control, then when there was a  smaller population?” Kimberly B.

POWER “Why did men have all the power?” Jerry P.

IDENTITY
“What is the Exam System?” Luis D.

CHANGE
“How has technology changed throughout history?” Karishma B.

POWER
“Why didn’t women have any power?” Sayuri S.

CHANGE
“Is their religion still as important it used to be in ancient China?” Leonela C.

CHANGE
“Is censorship still important as it used to be in Qin ShiHuangdi’s government in Ancient China?” Leonela C.   

RELATIONSHIPS     
 “For how long have the Chinese been around?” Blanca T.

PATTERNS
 “What technology did the Ancient Chinese use to study the heavens?” (Astronomy)  Roy C.

POWER
“In China how did they choose who had the power and who was the ruler? (i.e. Did they vote like us?")      Iliana C.

STRUCTURE
“What tools did they use to make the silent army ?” Nelson B.

STRUCTURE
“How did the Chinese people use bronze, wood, and bamboo for recording information?” Maria Gomez

STRUCTURE
“How has the structure of the Great Wall changed over the centuries?” Alejandro V.

PATTERN
“Which celebrations from ancient China faded away?” Vidalia M.

CHANGE
“How did the people from ancient China spice their food?” Vanessa C.

CHANGE
“Is their food the same now like it was in ancient China?” Genesis C.

STRUCTURE
“What costs were involved to make the Great Wall of China?” Juan G.

CHANGE
“How much did their laws change since Ancient China?” Madelinn O.

 

 

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