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  1. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › ChinaChina - Wikipedia

    China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia.With a population exceeding 1.4 billion, it is the world's second-most populous country after India, representing 17.4% of the world population.China spans the equivalent of five time zones and borders fourteen countries by land. With an area of nearly 9.6 million square kilometers (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the ...

  2. The archaic human species of Homo erectus arrived in Eurasia sometime between 1.3 and 1.8 million years ago (Ma) and numerous remains of its subspecies have been found in what is now China. The oldest of these is the southwestern Yuanmou Man (元谋人; in Yunnan), dated to c. 1.7 Ma, which lived in a mixed bushland-forest environment alongside chalicotheres, deer, the elephant Stegodon ...

  3. a. ^ Simple descriptions of the political structure since the 1980s are no longer possible. b. ^ 9,598,086 km 2 (3,705,842 sq mi) excludes all disputed territories. 9,640,821 km 2 (3,722,342 sq mi) includes Chinese-administered area (Aksai Chin and Trans-Karakoram Tract, both territories claimed by India), Taiwan is not included.. c. ^ Information for mainland China only.

  4. China (simplified Chinese: 中国; traditional Chinese: 中國 Pinyin: Zhōngguó) is a cultural region, an ancient civilization, and a nation in East Asia.The official name is People's Republic of China or PRC.. The last Chinese Civil War (1927–1949) resulted in two different political powers today: . The Republic of China (ROC) (since 1911), commonly known as China since 1 January, 1911 to ...

  5. 4 days ago · China is a country of East Asia. It is the largest of all Asian countries and has one of the largest populations of any country in the world. Occupying nearly the entire East Asian landmass, it covers approximately one-fourteenth of the land area of Earth. Learn more about China, including its history and culture.

  6. The history of the People's Republic of China details the history of mainland China since 1 October 1949, when CCP chairman Mao Zedong proclaimed the People's Republic of China (PRC) from atop Tiananmen, after a near complete victory (1949) by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in the Chinese Civil War.The PRC is the most recent political entity to govern mainland China, preceded by the ...

  7. www.wikiwand.com › en › ChinaChina - Wikiwand

    China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia. With a population exceeding 1.4 billion, it is the world's second-most populous country after India, representing 17.4% of the world population. China spans the equivalent of five time zones and borders fourteen countries by land. With an area of nearly 9.6 million square kilometers (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the ...

  8. History of China; ANCIENT: Neolithic c. 8500 – c. 2070 BC : Xia dynasty c. 2070 – c. 1600 BC : Shang dynasty c. 1600 – c. 1046 BC : Zhou dynasty c. 1046 – 256 BC Western Zhou Eastern Zhou Spring and Autumn Warring States IMPERIAL: Qin dynasty 221–206 BC : Han dynasty 206 BC – 220 AD Western Han Xin dynasty Eastern Han Three Kingdoms 220–280

  9. China is a megadiverse country, lying in two of the world's major ecozones: the Palearctic and the Indomalaya. China is home to over 500 species of mammals, over 1,000 species of birds, over 400 species of reptiles, and over 300 species of amphibians.. Hundreds of animal species are threatened, vulnerable, or in danger of local extinction in China, due mainly to human activity such as habitat ...

  10. hif.wikipedia.org › wiki › ChinaChina - Wikipedia

    The People's Republic of China (Chinese bhasa: Simplified Chinese: 中华人民共和国, Traditional Chinese:中華人民共和國), eastern Asia me, ek communist des hae. China ke north me Mongolia aur Russia ke Siberia hae, south me Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar Bhutan aur Nepal aur west me Khazakistan hae. Iske east me South China Sea hae jiske uu paar Taiwan, Korea, aur Japan hae.

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