During the mongol conquests , the mongols rode on horseback to avoid having walking men to slow them down. When set at camp mongols don't make fires to avoid getting ambushed by enemies.
Kublai Khan had special scholars who were very special minded with china's, Arab, and Greek geography. With the special scholars knowing the geography the mongols were able to trade with others outside of china
The mongols tricked t heir enemies by destroying there food supply and leave for a few days to make their enemies think they are safe this tactic is destroy the enemies spirits of living