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Chapter 9, Lesson 3, A Unified China (pp. 276-280)

I. The Qin Dynasty

II. The Legacy of Qin

    A. Qin ended the Chinese feudal system, and set up a system of government by bureaucracy.

    B.Qin determined a set standard measurements, set one form of money, and decreed standard written characters.

    C. Qin censored books and ideas that he believed challenged his power.

    D. Qin oversaw the building of the Great Wall, which stretches for over 1,500 miles.

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