1. By 800, how might the Tang Dynasty be characterized?It was in decline with a weak government.2. Who were the rulers of the Liao state that succeeded the Tang?Khitans3. How did the Song prevent the Khitans from invading?They paid the Khitans tribute to prevent attacks.4. What was the biggest disadvantage of the Song military?It consumed a huge portion of the government's revenue.5. The Song Dynasty faced a crisis early in the twelfth century after the collapse of which of the following?The Khitan state6. After the Jurchen invasion, where did the Southern Song Dynasty build its capital?Hangzhou7. What happened to the students who prepared for Song civil service exams?
The majority never became government officials.8. After marriage, the young couple most often lived where?With the groom's family9. The Mongol reordering of Chinese society and restrictions on trade was designed to do which of the following?Protect Mongol privileges10. What family came to dominate Korea following a coup in 1196?