The Emperor got his throne taken over. There was also corruptions from angry peasants known as the Yellow Turban Rebellion.
How to be in the government
A general named Li Yuan took over the throne of Gondi. Gondi didn't rule for long before Li Yuan took the throne.
Give me your throne Gongdi!
The Tang Dynasty established the Silk Road where they traded many things. This helped the economy of the Tang dynasty.
This is my wheelbarrow!
The Tang used a system of Meritocracy to see if people could work for the government. The students also studied confucianism in schools.
The Tang Empire collapsed when the general Taizu took over the throne. He later on established the Song dynasty which was the first to start Neo-Confucianism. Neo-Confucianism is a mix of Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism.
The Song made many inventions to help them in many things. Some inventions were, farming tools, crossbows, gunpowder, clocks, paper money.