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China Power Point

  1. 1. China My Power Point
  2. 2. The Great Wall Of China <ul><li>The Great wall of China is about 5,500 miles long. </li></ul><ul><li>It was made to protect the Chinese from northern invaders </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Forbidden City <ul><li>This is located in Beijing, China </li></ul><ul><li>The Forbidden City was home to 24 of the Ming and Qing dynasty. </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Terracotta Warriors <ul><li>These warriors were made in the Qin dynasty by emperor Shihuangdi. </li></ul><ul><li>These soldiers were found in 1974 by some local farmers </li></ul>
  5. 5. Chinese Money <ul><li>China was the first country to use paper money as a currency. </li></ul><ul><li>In china money is called Renminbi </li></ul>
  6. 6. Chinese Symbols <ul><li>There are about 13,500 Chinese characters in the Chinese language. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Buddha Temples <ul><li>There are many Buddha temples throughout China </li></ul><ul><li>Most of these temples were built between 1911-1918 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Shanghai, China <ul><li>Shanghai is the largest city in China </li></ul><ul><li>This city has more than 20 million people living there </li></ul>
  9. 9. Beijing, China <ul><li>Beijing is the capital of China. </li></ul><ul><li>This is the second largest city in China with nearly 17 million people living there. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Hong Kong, China <ul><li>Hong Kong is one the biggest cities in China </li></ul><ul><li>This city is about 426 sq. miles </li></ul><ul><li>This city is about 95% ethnic Chinese and only 5% of other groups. </li></ul>
  11. 11. The Yangtze River <ul><li>This is one of the major rivers in China </li></ul><ul><li>The Yangtze River is about 3,915 miles long </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Yellow River <ul><li>The Yellow River is another major river in China </li></ul><ul><li>This river is an estimated 3,395 miles long. </li></ul>
  13. 13. The Taklamakan Desert <ul><li>This is the biggest desert in China. </li></ul><ul><li>This desert is located in the largest basin, Tarim in the Xinjiang Province </li></ul>
  14. 14. The Himalayas <ul><li>The Himala yas bo rders China in the south west </li></ul><ul><li>The Himalayas include over 100 different mountains </li></ul>
  15. 15. The Karsts Mountains <ul><li>These are the Karsts Mountains in the southern province Gauguin and is a very popular tourism sight in China. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Dazu Rock Carvings <ul><li>These are located in the Dazu County. </li></ul><ul><li>This place includes 75 sights with over 50,000 sculptures. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Mount Tai <ul><li>This is located in the northern part of Tai’an. </li></ul><ul><li>At the bottom of this mountain there is the Temple of God of Mount Tai. </li></ul>
  18. 18. The Mangao Caves <ul><li>They are located in Dunhuang </li></ul><ul><li>This is a system of 492 temples for Buddhas </li></ul>

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