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  • SHANG GOVERMENT
  • The Shang goverment was ruled by a powerful king and he set up kingdoms around his empire to have greater power. The Shang armies were especially  powerful because the weapons of the armies were made of bronze. 
  • SHANG SOCIAL CLASSES
  • The Shang social classes were divided into six different classes. One class is the Nobles. Nobles are people who help out during war and give people many things that they need. Artisans are potters, stonemasons, and workers crafting items such as bronze and jade. Traders are people that trade expensive goods with other people. Farmers are people that work in small plots of land and grow vegetables. And last of all there are slaves who are prisoners in war
  • The Shang religion centered in ancestor worship. The Shang's believed in the afterlife.  They gave offerings to their ancestors. The kings used oracle bones to seek advice from their ancestors. 
  • SHANG RELIGION
  • SHANG WRITING
  • Shang writing is inscriptions on oracle bones. This is the earliest type of writing. A single character stands for many words in a sentence instead of just one sound. Having a written language can help people communicate with eachother. 
  • SHANG ART
  • Shang art is great skill wit bronze. Drawings of mythical creatures and pictographs are on the bronze art. Th \e Shang art also includes amazing jade pices, and more.
  • SHANG TECHNOLOGY, AND THE END OF THE SHANG DYNASTY
  • And last of all, the Shang technology was tools of bronze for making weapons for war. Ax heads, helmets, arrowheads, and spearheads were made. The Shang lost the battle and was overthrone. Tha is the end of the Shang Dynasty
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