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100
Made 7 voyages for exploration.
Who is Zheng He
100
This man attempted to unify Japan, failed, and committed ritual suicide
Who is Oda Nobunaga
100
Drama of Samurai, by Samurai, for Samurai that focused on tradition, tragedy, and heroics
What is Noh drama
100
Original capitol of the Ming Dynasty
What is Nanjing
100
Christian Missionary in China who was favored because he could speak Chinese
Wh ois Matteo Ricci
200
First Ming Emperor. A peasant's Son
Who is Hong Wu
200
Gained control of most of Japan and then invaded Korea in 1592
Who is Toyotomi Hideyoshi
200
Poem that consists of 3 lines of 5 syllables, 7 syllables, and 5 syllables.
What is Haiku
200
Three Chinese cities open to European Trade
What is Canton, Ningbo, Macao
200
British Admiral who brought a letter demanding better trade from China
Who is Lord George Macartney
300
Second Ming Emperor. Moved the capitol to Beijing.
Who is Yonglo
300
Leader who unified Japan, and began a dynasty that would rule until the 1800s
Who is Tokugawa Ieyasu
300
Term for paying off a superior country or force as a show of respect
What is tribute
300
The only city that Japanese people were allowed to trade from
What is Nagasaki
300
Missionary in Japan who converted the first Japanese to Christianity
Who is Francis Xavier
400
Qing Emperor who took power in 1661 and made reforms.
Who is Kangxi
400
Powerless but very respected leader of Japan
Who is the Emperor
400
landowning feudal lord in Japan
What is a Daimyo
400
The forbidden city. Yonglo moved the capital there.
What is Beijing
400
Japanese Theater that is done as skits of modern life. All roles are played by men and are very elaborate
What is Kabuki
500
Took power in 1736, maintained his grandfather's reforms. Turned down British demands for trade
Who is Qian-Long
500
The true leader of Japan. Name means sole ruler.
Who is Shogun
500
A highly trained soldier in Japan who may own land or be landless
What is samurai
500
The old and new capitols of Japan
Kyoto and Tokyo (Edo)
500
Means to bow 6 times to the leader in return for consideration. It's done out of respect and humility
What is the Kowtow
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