December Quiz

A monthly quiz of general history, traditions, geography questions for December
1. The number of the year in China is counted from the following event?
Foundation of the Han dynasty
Birth of the Yellow Emperor
Foundation of the Zhou dynasty
ming tomb, silk, Dongling, Emperor Wanli
When Wanli's tomb was opened in 1956, his invaluable silk robes began immediately to decay. Fortunately, they were copied by skillful workers who reproduced the beauty of these garments. Image by G41rn8 available under a Creative Commons License
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