5th Hour Downs/DeBuhr

China Timeline

Dynasties

Shang

1766 B.C. - 1122 B.C.

Zhou

1046 B.C. - 256 B.C.

Warring States

475 B.C. - 221 B.C.

Qin

221 B.C. - 207 B.C.

Han

206 B.C. - 220 A.D.

Inventions

Jump Rope

1600 B.C.

A toy game to keep children entertained.

Silk

1300 B.C.

One of the best materials for clothing and had the look and feel for richness.

Matches

577 B.C.

Used to create fire portably.

Cast Iron

400 B.C.

Used to make furnaces.

Suspention Bridges

285 B.C.

The bridges could be longer than normal ones.

Toilet Paper/Tea

200 B.C.

Convenience for cleaning their buttocks

Its a healthy beverage, also used for medicine.

Noodles

25 A.D.

Used for many food items.

Rudder

100 A.D.

Used for boat propellers

Paper

105 A.D.

Used for writing and crafts.

Seismometer

132 A.D.

Measures ground motions like earthquakes.

Porcelain

150 A.D.

Used for jars plates vases and such

Brandy/Whisky

300

Used for entertainment

Kite

618 A.D.

Also Entertainment

Gunpowder

700 A.D.

Used for military purposes