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  • 1. China Facts
  • 2. China Also known as…
  • 3. People’s Republic of China
  • 4. is the 3rd largest country in the world. 9,596,960 sq km (3,705,406 sq mi)
  • 5. Where is China ?
  • 6. China borders 14 countries.
  • 7. However China has only 1…
  • 8. Time Zone Beijing Time
  • 9. Population China Facts:
  • 10. China has 1.3 billion . 1,330,044,605 as of mid-2008 That means
  • 11. Every in in the world is Chinese.
  • 12. The one-child policy is controversial. However…
  • 13. China has about 400 million fewer people today than it would have since the one-child policy was introduced in 1979.
  • 14. As of October 24, 2008, U.S. population: 305, 492, 610
  • 15. Fewer means…
  • 16. More savings More economic growth
  • 17. More savings Decreased More economic environmental growth impact
  • 18. More savings Decreased More economic environmental growth impact Better healthcare
  • 19. More savings Decreased More economic environmental growth impact Better Better education healthcare More women involvement
  • 20. Population Ethnic Groups China Facts:
  • 21. There are 56 Ethnic Groups The largest five are…
  • 22. Han 91.59% 1.2 billion
  • 23. Zhuang 18 million
  • 24. Manchu 10.7 million
  • 25. Hui 10 million
  • 26. Miao 10 million
  • 27. Population Ethnic Groups History China Facts:
  • 28. China has close to 5,000 years of history.
  • 29. That is…
  • 30. 83 dynasties / 559 emperors
  • 31. The last dynasty, Qing, ended in 1912.
  • 32. The last dynasty, Qing, ended in 1912. Chinese Civil War 1912 - 1949
  • 33. The last dynasty, Qing, ended in 1912. Chinese Civil War 1912 - 1949 P. R. China was founded in 1949.
  • 34. As of 2008… 59 years old 232 years old
  • 35. Population Ethnic Groups History China Language Facts:
  • 36. Good fortune Mandarin is China’s official spoken language.
  • 37. Without Mandarin…
  • 38. Chinese may not understand each other when they Dialect 1 speak. Dialect 4 ? Dialect 2 Dialect 3
  • 39. There are Chinese character about 50,000 Chinese characters.
  • 40. If you learn 5 characters every day…
  • 41. If you learn 5 characters 28 years old every day… 50,000 newborn
  • 42. Now, let’s learn hello: hello 49,998 newborn 28 years old
  • 43. Fortunately, most Chinese learn only this many Chinese characters all their life.
  • 44. Fortunately, most Chinese learn 5,000 Chinese characters all their life.
  • 45. Chinese students also have to learn English in school. Because…
  • 46. English = Chinese = Math 3 core subjects
  • 47. How many words are there in the English language?
  • 48. How many words 250,000 distinct words According to Oxford English Dictionary are there in the English language?
  • 49. How many words 250,000 distinct words According to Oxford English Dictionary at the very least …excluding in ections and words om technical and regional vocabulary. are there in the English language?
  • 50. Population Ethnic Groups History China Language Facts: Money
  • 51. ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ Renminbi Symbol Unit: yuan 5th series People’s Currency
  • 52. 2.46 yuan in the 70s 8.64 yuan 1 dollar = 1994 8.26 yuan 1997-2005 6.83 yuan 10/15/08
  • 53. Population Ethnic Groups History China Language Facts: Money Festivals
  • 54. Chinese celebrate traditional festivals by lunar calendar.
  • 55. Traditional Festivals… Spring Festival 1st day of 1st lunar month
  • 56. Traditional Festivals… Lantern Festival 15th day of 1st lunar month
  • 57. Traditional Festivals… Dragon-Boat Festival 5th day of 5th lunar month
  • 58. Traditional Festivals… Moon Festival 15th day of 8th lunar month
  • 59. Chinese love ? when they celebrate.
  • 60. Food
  • 61. Chinese usually eat: Chinese food
  • 62. Now they also have:
  • 63. Chinese usually drink: Chinese tea
  • 64. Now they also enjoy:
  • 65. Population Ethnic Groups History China Language Facts: Money Festivals Inventions
  • 66. Chinese have 4 ancient inventions.
  • 67. Four inventions… compass
  • 68. Four inventions… gunpowder
  • 69. Four inventions… papermaking
  • 70. Four inventions… printing
  • 71. There are many more facts about China… In the 21st century, Chinese embrace
  • 72. Tradition.
  • 73. Tradition. Change.
  • 74. Tradition. Change. Challenge.
  • 75. How about YOU?
  • 76. ? Learn about China Enjoy the culture Understand the difference
  • 77. Zai4jian4 goodbye 49,996 to go…
  • 78. Created by Jack Song Resources Images courtesy of Creative Commons & Wikipedia.com Version: 10/2008