Ch 8: Asian History (1000-1300 CE): Help and Review

About This Chapter

The Asian History (1000-1300 CE) chapter of this High School World History: Help and Review course is the simplest way to master this period in Asian history. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of Asian history.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering Asian history material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about Asian history. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding Asian history from 1000-1300 CE
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning history (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about Asian history
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra history learning resources

How It Works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Asian history chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Asian history chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any Asian history question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in an Asian history unit of a standard high school world history course. Topics covered include:

  • Leaders and legacy of the Gupta Dynasty in India
  • T'ang, Song, and Ming dynasties in China
  • Beliefs, reforms, and rulers in Japan from 600-1400 CE
  • Spread of Melanesian, Polynesian, and Micronesian cultures
  • Influence of China on Vietnam and Korea
  • Dynasties and religions of India
  • Development and interaction between the Kush and Axum civilizations
  • Trade between empires and major trade routes during the Middle Ages

8 Lessons in Chapter 8: Asian History (1000-1300 CE): Help and Review
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
The Gupta Dynasty in India: Leaders & Arabic Numerals

1. The Gupta Dynasty in India: Leaders & Arabic Numerals

In this lesson, we will explore India's Gupta dynasty. We will learn about its founding and expansion, discover the achievements of its people, and examine its decline and disappearance.

Chinese Dynasties (1000-1300 CE): T'ang, Song & Ming

2. Chinese Dynasties (1000-1300 CE): T'ang, Song & Ming

In this lesson, we explore three important Chinese dynasties of the Middle Ages: the T'ang, the Song, and the Ming, which all ruled for a few hundred years each between the 7th and 17th centuries C.E.

Japan (600-1400 CE): Beliefs, Reforms & Rulers

3. Japan (600-1400 CE): Beliefs, Reforms & Rulers

In this lesson, we explore the Middle Ages in Japan, from the classical era of imperial Japan to the feudal era of intermittent and regional warfare that followed it.

Expansion of Melanesian, Polynesian & Micronesian Cultures

4. Expansion of Melanesian, Polynesian & Micronesian Cultures

This lesson will explain the emergence and expansion of several of Oceania's earliest cultures. In doing so, it will highlight the Lapita people and their earliest dealings with Asia and Europe.

Vietnam & Korea (1000-1300 CE): Overview & Influences

5. Vietnam & Korea (1000-1300 CE): Overview & Influences

In this lesson, we explore the history of two smaller Asian countries during the Middle Ages: Vietnam and Korea. We'll learn more about the dynasties that ruled each and the effect China had on both.

India (1000-1300 CE): Dynasties & Religions

6. India (1000-1300 CE): Dynasties & Religions

In this lesson, we explore the rise and decline of two of the more powerful dynasties that were present in the Indian subcontinent during the Middle Ages.

The Kush & Axum Civilizations on the Swahili Coast: Development & Interactions

7. The Kush & Axum Civilizations on the Swahili Coast: Development & Interactions

In this lesson, we explore the rise and fall of two African kingdoms in East Africa, Kush and Axum, which were both established by utilizing their unique positions to exploit regional trade.

Trade Networks in the Middle Ages: Empires & Routes

8. Trade Networks in the Middle Ages: Empires & Routes

In this lesson, we explore several of the more important trade networks during the Middle Ages, from the Silk Road across Central Asia to the gold trade across the Sahara.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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