The first emperor was a five year old boy. Who became the Shunzhi Emperor they also expanded and got more land.The Quing empire included all of China.
In the early 1900's the dynasty started to fall out. A lot of natural disasters happened, rebellions, and war with Japan.This all led to poorness and famine. Then in 1911 revolutionaries overthrew the government. Also the last emperor (six years old )resigned from the throne in 1912. And the republic of China took over.
The main philosophies followed by the Chinese during the Qing dynasty were Confucianism, Buddhism, and Taoism. The dynasty leaders were strong followers of Buddhism. Art also was common, and in society the Manchu people were know top of the social class.