The Zhou Dynasty takes over the Shang Dynasty and rules for the longest time in China. The Zhou ruled for 800 years from 1046-256 BCE. It was divided into two distinct periods, the Western and the Eastern Zhou. Confucius was considered their ruler.
Most Known About The Qin Dynasty
The Zhou Dynasty had a strong religion over the Mandate of Heaven. The Mandate of Heaven was an idea held in China since the beginning of the Zhou Dynasty.
War Between the Qin and Han Dynasty
The Qin Dynasty took control. Their ruler was Qin Shi Huang Di. They took over the other states slowly. Qin Shi Huang Di believed in legalism.
Life After the War
Legalism was a school of philosophers that became popular in China during the time of the Warring States period. The Qin Dynasty was most known for their strong military.
We will fight and never give up!
Liu Bang led the war against the Qin Dynasty. In 206 BCE Liu Bang founded the Han Dynasty. Liu Bang named himself as the first Han emperor.
Liu Bang wanted the Wudi soldiers to improve the Great Wall of China. Fathers were the people in charge in a household. Sometimes, fathers would divorse the wife if she didn't have a son. Women raised the kids, cooked, and cleaned.
We must continue to build the Great Wall of China!!