Ch 17: History Alive Chapter 17: Chinese Discoveries & Inventions

About This Chapter

The Chinese Discoveries & Inventions chapter of this TCI History Alive The Medieval World and Beyond Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with Chinese discoveries and inventions. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Chinese Discoveries & Inventions textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the History Alive Chinese Discoveries & Inventions chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the topics on Chinese discoveries and inventions you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • How gunpowder affected the New World
  • Technology, agriculture and commerce in the Sung and Tang dynasties
  • Art and technology in the Ming dynasty

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