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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