Pre-modern ChinaMidterm Exam Essay QuestionsInstructions: 1) Select ONEof the following four questions below. 2) Copy the questionyou choose at the top of the essay you will hand in. 3) Write a 3-4-page essay(single-spaced), answeringall partsof the question. 4) Citelecture notes, films, AND readingsin order to complete your essay. 5) Use citations(footnotes or endnotes) to acknowledge your sources.6) Incorporate 5 IDs from the attached list; see ID instructionson reverse side.7) Note that both content and style will be considered in the grade. 8) All essays are to be 12-point font, 1.5” margins, and printed double-sided. 9) Proofreadthe essay to eliminate mechanical errors. 10) In particular, eliminate allNever-Again errors; attach your list of NA’s.11) Essays are due at 5pm. FRIDAYof this week. Make sure your essay is well-organized, with a) an introductory paragraph that clearly states your thesis and your general approach to answering the question; b) several paragraphs that draw on historical evidence to support your thesis; and c) a conclusion that sums up your argument as confirmation of your thesis.