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Sixth Grade (Grade 6) World History Questions

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Grade 6 :: Mesopotamia by Mhebda
The development of agriculture meant that
  1. early people had to become nomads.
  2. there was no longer a need for water.
  3. crops could be grown in the tundra.
  4. people had a reliable food source.
Grade 6 :: Mesopotamia by Mhebda
The development of agriculture meant that
  1. early people had to become nomads.
  2. there was no longer a need for water.
  3. crops could be grown in the tundra.
  4. people had a reliable food source.
Grade 6 :: Egypt by jayriese
Which of the following is NOT an ancient Egyptian period?
  1. Old Kingdom
  2. New Kingdom
  3. Ancient Kingdom
  4. Middle Kingdom
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What direction did all of the buildings face?
  1. They faced different directions
  2. West
  3. North
  4. South
  5. East
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What sort of fortifications did the palace have?
  1. A moat of water surrounding it
  2. A 26 feet high wall all the way around it
  3. Tall towers at each corner
  4. All of the above
  5. None of the above
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What were the two major rivers of Ancient China?
  1. Nile and Amazon
  2. Yangtze and Huang He
  3. Mississippi and Ganges
  4. Tigris and Euphrates
  5. Rhine and Thames
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What is the Tang Dynasty known for?
  1. It was the first dynasty to rule China
  2. A time when China was divided up into many different dynasties with lots of battles and wars
  3. A time of war with the Mongols
  4. The Tang built the entire Great Wall
  5. A time of peace and prosperity known as the Golden Age of China
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
Ancient China was surrounded by desert, mountains, and ocean. What impact did these natural borders have on the culture?
  1. They helped to integrate the cultures of other world civilizations
  2. They cause China to constantly be at war with other world civilizations
  3. They helped China to establish trade with other civilizations
  4. They isolated the Chinese civilization allowing it to develop independently
  5. These geographical features had no impact
Grade 6 :: Dynastic China by richlouost
What famous explorer is thought to have traveled along the Silk Road on his way to China?
  1. Zheng He
  2. Christopher Columbus
  3. Marco Polo
  4. Ferdinand Magellan
  5. Vasco da Gama
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What was the main function of the outer court?
  1. It was where the empress lived
  2. It was where the emperor held official ceremonies
  3. It was where the emperor lived
  4. It was where the farmers grew rice
  5. It was where the children of the emperor played games
Grade 6 :: Dynastic China by richlouost
What deadly disease is thought to have traveled to Europe along the Silk Road?
  1. Malaria
  2. Influenza
  3. Small pox
  4. Polio
  5. The bubonic plague
Grade 6 :: Dynastic China by richlouost
What sorts of things were traded along the Silk Road?
  1. Silk
  2. Spices
  3. Porcelain
  4. Salt
  5. All of the above
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What was it called when the people believed that the emperor of China was given the right to rule by the gods?
  1. Manifest Destiny
  2. Rule of the gods
  3. Emperor`s Blessing
  4. Mandate of Heaven
  5. Ordained Rule
Grade 6 :: China by richlouost
What was the main function of the inner court?
  1. It was where the emperor met with his ministers
  2. It was where official ceremonies were held
  3. It was where the emperor and his family lived
  4. It was where the army camped
  5. It was where most large sporting events were held
Grade 6 :: Dynastic China by richlouost
What was the most popular way to travel along the route?
  1. By train
  2. By foot
  3. In a caravan of camels
  4. Alone on a horse
  5. On specially made chariots from Egypt
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