A group of appointed officials who are responsible for different areas of the government
2. Aristocrat B. The way kings were expected to rule (with fairness) 3. Pictograph C. Formal order 4. Ideograph D. Noble whose wealthy came from owning land 5. Bureaucracy E. A character that joins two or more pictographs to represent an idea 6. Mandate F. A line of rulers from the same family 7. Dao G. A character that stands for another object 8. Social class H. Children’s respect for their parents and older relatives, an important part of Confucian beliefs 9. Filial Piety I. Chinese practice of easing pain by sticking thin needles into patient’s skin 10. Legalism J. Chinese philosophy that taught that humans are naturally evil and therefore need to be ruled by harsh laws 11. Acupuncture K. A group of people who share a similar position in society
In ancient and modern day China many people hold their past ancestors in a place of honor and still make “sacrifices” to them.
Philosophy: Put the community before yourself and strive hard to better your world . To do so you must respect your ancestors and your elders. Have manners and follow the “Golden Rule ” to do unto others as you would have done to you.
Philosophy: You should follow the way of nature and meditate. Forget the problems of the world and live a simple life . This will lead to true happiness. The rulers shall not make many rules as this will get in the way of natures laws.