Facts about China - Facts about China 1.)21% of China's...

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k Facts about China 1.)21% of China's population live in urban areas and 79% live in rural areas. 2.)China's national anthem is the "The East is Red." 3.)The capital of China is Beiming or else Peking. 4.)The name of the currency in China is Yuan. 5.)The life expectancy in China for males is 65.5 and for females is 69.5. 6.)The literacy rate in China is 80% 7.)The main religions in China are Atheistic, Buddhism, and Daoism. 8.)In the 5fh century AD the Chinese had calculated the value of pi more than 10 decimal places. 9.)Gunpowder first blew up iun Alchemist's furnace around 800Ad and was quickly put to military use. 10.)China's official name is People's Replubic of China (PRC). 11.)China's total population is more than 1,000,000,000 which makes up more than 1/5 of the world's population. 12.)China cover's 3.7 million square miles. 13.)China's three largest cities are Shanghai, Beijing, and Tianjin. They are not part of any province. 14.)The Chinese language has more than 50,000 different words.
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This note was uploaded on 11/19/2009 for the course ENG 102 taught by Professor Wilis during the Fall '08 term at Academy of Art University.

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