Period Introduction Quiz: Early Chinese Literature and Thought

The “Mandate from Heaven” was a way of justifying which of the following?
shifts in power from one dynasty to another

Which of the following media was NOT used for early Bronze Age writing

What was the ancient Chinese Classic of Changes (the I Ching)?
the divination text

The earliest Chinese writing used characters that looked like ______
bird and animal tracks

What event ended the long history of dynastic rule in China?
The republic revolution of 1911

What was “Masters Literature”
collections of philosophical texts

The Analects is a central text for what philosophical school?

Which of the following characterized Chinese history?
a strong cultural continuity

What prompted the Zhou court to shift from west to east?
rebellion from former allies

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