Unit 4 RSG Chapter 7 Lesson 2

Unit 4 RSG Chapter 7 Lesson 2

Advances Under the Tang and Song

Building the Imperial State

The Tang government was like a pyramid.  An ruled at the top.  Below his advisers was the , a system of departments and agencies that run the government.

Prosperity from Trade and Farming

China produced more food than they needed so more people could work in trade, making them .  As trade increased more people lived in cities where most trade took place.

A Time of Brilliant Achievements

movable , gunpowder, paper, magnetic , porcelain