Homework Friday 13 of Feb
1) Read pages 116-127 in your Regional Studies China book
2) Answer the following questions.
1) Describe the relationship between the Chinese and early Portuguese settlers?
2) Describe the trade relationship between the Chinese and the English prior to the Opium Wars
3) What sort of attitude does Lin show toward the queen in "Commissioner Lin Writes to Queen Victoria"?
4) How and why does Lin criticize the British Empire?
5) Some historians say that the steps Lin took against England wee too harsh. He did more than just outlaw Opium but severely limited trade all together. Do you think his actions were reasonable or did he go too far? Should he have foreseen the consequences? Explain your point of view.
WED 2/18 Blocks AB and C
Read the Treaty of Nanking Hand Out
1) Briefly outline the main points of the treaty, who are the real winners of the treaty
2) Write a paragraph comparing the treaty to your demands from the role play (e.g. merchant, Chinese official etc) Were any of them met?
3) What were the toughest points to solve? Why?
FRIDAY MARCH 20 ABC
1) read the packet and answer the questions
2) read
pages 217-223 in your Japan/Korea book (reading quiz)
TUESDAY 3/31 ALL CLASSES
Read page 43-67 in your Japan book
answer questions 1,2, and 3 on page 84
WED AND THURS
Complete 1-4 in Modern Japan 1 link below
A block complete finish 1-8
FRIDAY
BLOCK A
complete the two documents in the Japanese Nationalism hand out and link below.
BLOCK B
finish Modern Japan 1
compete the two documents of Japanese nationalism below.
MONDAY 4/6
BLOCK C
finish Modern Japan 1
compete the two documents of Japanese nationalism below.

Block A China Summaries
Block B China Summaries
Block C China Summaries

Westernization Essay Due April 9

Modern Japan I
Japanese Nationalism and imperialism
Encounters with US

Women of China - Olivia Edwards