Week 8/16 - 8/20

We will be covering the following Standards
7.04 Examine the rise of the Mongol Empire, including the conquests of Genghis Khan. C, G, H, P
7.05 Describe Kublai Khan’s conquest of China, and explain how he was able to maintain control
of the Yuan Empire. C, G, H, P
7.06 Summarize the effects of the Mongolian empires on the Silk Roads, including the importance
of Marco Polo’s travels on the spread of Chinese technology and Eurasian trade. C, E, G, H
Analyze the achievements of the Ming Dynasty and reasons for its isolationism, including
building projects (e.g.,
Exam Day is 8/17/2021