Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Online Study Session!

Are you ready for the test over Chapter 4?

Prepare yourself by attending an online study session.  The study session will take place on WEDNESDAY from 8:30-9:00.

Make yourself SUCCESSFUL by attending the session.

100 comments:

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Let me know when your here 6th graders!!!

:)

Carson.Powers said...

I'm Here.

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Hi Carson. Let's wait 1 more minute. Then we'll begin

Carson.Powers said...

Alright

Valerie_Neuharth said...

It might just be me and you tonigth!!! A+ for Carson!

Emilie said...

Iam Here!

Carson.Powers said...

Haha

Devin.Taylor said...

im here too >:(

Valerie_Neuharth said...

What is one reason that China had its golden ages during the Tang and Song dynasties?

a) its less powerful people gave loyalty to its more powerful people
b) its strict system of social classes controlled all life
c) it developed many trade products and trade routes
d) its officials came only from rich and powerful families


Really gotta think on this one!

Valerie_Neuharth said...

A+ for Devin too! :)

Devin.Taylor said...

im not sure im guessing on this one a??

emilie said...

b

Valerie_Neuharth said...

it's asking what would be a good reason for a golden age....like what would contribute to it

Carson.Powers said...

B. ?

Valerie_Neuharth said...

strict social classes would NOT lead to a Golden Age.....think $$$$

Devin.Taylor said...
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Valerie_Neuharth said...

how do people get $$$???

Carson.Powers said...

C.

Devin.Taylor said...

c

Valerie_Neuharth said...

yes, C - that one was tough!!

Which Chinese thinker believed that, if all people treated one another with respect, peace and stability could be brought to China
a) Akbar
b) Tang Taizong
c) Tokugawa Ieyasu
d) Confucius

Valerie_Neuharth said...

yes, C - that one was tough!!

Which Chinese thinker believed that, if all people treated one another with respect, peace and stability could be brought to China
a) Akbar
b) Tang Taizong
c) Tokugawa Ieyasu
d) Confucius

emile said...

c

izzy.tyrell said...

hey I'm here

Devin.Taylor said...

d

izzy.tyrell said...

d

Carson.Powers said...

D.

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Hey Izzy!

emile said...

a I ment

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Yep, D! Much Better!

Which one of the following rulers practiced the teachings of Confucius?
a) Timur
b) Shah Jahan
c) Babur
d) Tang Taizong

Carson.Powers said...

D.

Devin.Taylor said...

d

izzy.tyrell said...

d

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Yeppers :) D is right.

Some important Chinese trade products were?
a) books, movable type, and grain
b) silk and porcelain
c) wood blocks, spices, and salt
d) jewelry, spices, and cotton

Devin.Taylor said...
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emilie said...

d

izzy.tyrell said...

b

Devin.Taylor said...

b didnt look at all the answers

Carson.Powers said...

B.

Valerie_Neuharth said...

wow, we've got every letter. What were the Chinese KNOWN for????

Collin Muller said...

b

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Oh, much better. Emilie the correct answer is B

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Japanese ESTATE owners became more independent when the Japanese emperor…
a) signed a treaty
b) gave the estate owners more land
c) lost power over most of Japan
d) hired bands of samurai

Devin.Taylor said...

d

Carson.Powers said...

C.

Collin Muller said...

silk road

izzy.tyrell said...

d

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Carson...think who helped landowners KEEP their land ??

Carson.Powers said...

D

emile said...

I think d

Valerie_Neuharth said...

D is correct.

Beginning in 1192, Japan had an emperor but was actually ruled by
a) military commanders
b) congress
c) landowners
d) priests

Devin.Taylor said...

a

Carson.Powers said...

A.

izzy.tyrell said...

a

Valerie_Neuharth said...

A is correct. Rememeber the commanders were called Shoguns

How did the Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu PREVENT Europeans from conquering Japan?
a) he invaded China
b) he closed Japan to the outside world
c) he reestablished the emperor’s power
d) he built great naval and trading fleets

emilie said...

a

Devin.Taylor said...

b

Carson.Powers said...

B.

emile said...

B

izzy.tyrell said...

b

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is correct.

Unlike earlier Muslim rulers, Akbar ALLOWED the Hindus of India to...
a) end their caste system
b) reclaim their gold and jewels
c) practice their religion freely
d) work as teachers and craftspeople

Devin.Taylor said...

c

Carson.Powers said...

C.

izzy.tyrell said...

c

izzy.tyrell said...

c

emilie said...

c

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Right again!


What is one reason that Mughal Empire declined
a) The rulers forbade anyone to practice religion
b) building projects and war drained the empire of money
c) people revolted against the policies of Akbar
d) the emperors isolated India from the rest of the world


I will ask 5 vocab questions after this. Try to guess without your book on the vocab....

Devin.Taylor said...
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emile said...

b

Carson.Powers said...

B.

izzy.tyrell said...

b

Devin.Taylor said...

man this youtube is gettin me mixed up b

Valerie_Neuharth said...

B is correct!! Nice job!

A series of rulers from one family is called……

Devin.Taylor said...

dynasty

izzy.tyrell said...

dynasty

Carson.Powers said...

Dynasty?

emilie said...

dynasty

allison.barth said...

dynasty

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Dynasty is correct!

Japan is a ___________ or a group of many islands

emile said...

achipelago

Devin.Taylor said...

archipeligo

Carson.Powers said...

Archipelago

izzy.tyrell said...

archipelago

allison.barth said...

archipelago

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Nice job spelling it. You are correct.

The most powerful lord in Japan was the _____________ or supreme military commander

allison.barth said...

archipelago

Devin.Taylor said...

shogun

Carson.Powers said...

Shogun

allison.barth said...

shogun

izzy.tyrell said...

Shogun

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Shogun is correct. Last question!

The Hindu ______ ______ controlled everyday life in India

emile said...

shot gun

Devin.Taylor said...

caste system

allison.barth said...

caste system

izzy.tyrell said...

caste system

Carson.Powers said...

Caste System

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Caste System is correct.

Now, you can always read through the blog again tomorrow night to study for the test.

Any other questions????

emile said...

cstte system

izzy.tyrell said...

nope goodnight!! Go Team Gale!!

emile said...

No thanks for the study session! Seeyou tomarrow

Valerie_Neuharth said...

Haha Izzy. Goodnight everyone!!