Jackie chan ,Jet Li ,1.3 billion people,Amazing sesame seed chicken and the Joy Luck Club are the first things that come to mind when one thinks of China. The country boasts other very impressive accolades otherwise than versatile martials artists , the world’s largest population ,delicious chicken and wonderful elabrated stories.The country otherwise known as “The Middle Kingdom” has been one of the pioneers of early civilizations.Greece and Rome aren’t the only ones flexing their civilization muscle.China was not just saturated with nobles men and dynasty such as the Han Dynasty ,but also cultivated develop and created things that helped shaped and revolutionized this world that we call Earth.Chinese culture has contributed many important and crucial inventions to the different stratas of the earth but I have identified 8 different inventions that are the most useful and has contributed to technology and making life easier for mankind.The first to make the list is the most universally used things otherwise than water which is
(1) Paper:If one is an artist or just a college sophomore taking a text. Ever wonder what that thing you are writing comes from.That is right it came from that East Asian country known as China According to research, paper was first created during the reign of the western Han Dynasty.A Chinese Politician named Ts’ ai Lun of the Eastern Han Dynasty was the first to successfully invent the world’s first sets of paper using fishnets ,the bark of a tree and bits of rope and rags (Pulp and Paper association, 2013).
No.2 on the list is Printing:Hewlett Packard and Epson have the chinese people to thank for their innovations of the printing process.There would be no such as things as printers if it wasn’t for the ingenuity of the Chinese people. In 1040 Vi Sheng of the Northern Song Dynasty invented movable Clay type printing, Bi Sheng of the Northern Song Dynasty (960－1127) invented movable clay type printing.Sheng’s printing compose of four processes: making the types, composing the text, printing and retrieving the movable type.Sheng’s idea paved the way for Wang Zhen of the Northern Song Dynasty and Hua Sing of the Ming Dynasty invented metal movable type printing and wooden.This brought about other different types of printing such as copper-type and lead type. (China.Org.cn, 2011)
Third on the list is Gunpowder:Ever wonder what that smoke that comes out of the gun in Clint Eastwood’s Western Movies.It is the substance called gunpowder formely known as black powder.Gunpowder is a mixture of sulfur ,charcoal and potassium nitrate.The gunpowder was accidentally discovered in the 9th century by Chinese alchemists searching for an recipe to create immortality in humans.Wujing Zongyao is a treatise written by Zeng Gongliang and Ding Du that was the first record of the formula for gunpowder. (Four river Charter, 2013)
Fourth on the list is The Compass:If the awesome GPS...