Chinese Inventions

Main

Decimal Place System

1400 BCE - 1399 BCE

Silk

1300 BCE - 1299 BCE

Tuned Bells

800 BCE - 799 BCE

Coin Currency

670 BCE - 669 BCE

Crossbows

400 BCE - 399 BCE

Cast Iron

400 BCE - 399 BCE

Leeboard

300 BCE - 299 BCE

Printing Press

220 BCE - 219 BCE

Gas Cylinders

201 BCE - 200 BCE

Raised Relief Maps

200 BCE - 199 BCE

Wheelbarrow

50 BCE - 49 BCE

Belt Drive

15 BCE - 14 BCE

Furnaces

50 CE - 51 CE

Parachute

75 CE - 76 CE

Junk (Ship)

100 - 101

The Rudder

100 - 101

Paper

104 - 105

Tea

199 - 200

Masts/Sails

200 - 201

Umbrella

200 - 201

Field Mill

400 - 401

Fishing/Fishing Line

400 - 401

The Kite

617 - 618

Paper Money

800 - 801

Chain Drive

800 - 801

Gun Powder

850 - 851

Watertight Compartments

984 - 985

The Compass

999 - 1000

Explosives

1200 - 1201

Steel

1313 - 1314