Many peasant were uprising that removed the Mongols. Three peasants trained day and night to prepare the fight against the Mongols.
One of the three peasants invented the first ever gun (Guy in red) to use against the Mongols. Which they won it took over 14 years to take back china. The three peasants became to most powerful people at that time.
After the fight against the Mongols the Chinese decide to do the great project in all of man kind, building the great wall of China.
Art flourished during the time as the Chinese did literature, painting, music, and poetry as the Ming dynasty went along
The government was run by an organization called the civil service. To get a job for the civil service the men have to take a difficult exam to pass. Men with the highest score got the best job the ones with a low score got a bad job. So men take years of study to pass the exam.
Emperor Chengzu was the third emperor of the Ming dynasty. He did a lot of good things to strengthen China like re-building the Grand Canal and establishing trade and diplomacy with other countries.