Qin Shi Huang Speech

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History: Performance Task Bow down to me as I stand before you as the greatest emperor of Ancient China. I, Emperor Qin Shi Huangdi, am the most outstanding emperor of Ancient China. Hear me as I enroll my greatest achievements, but first a little background information of your ‘first’ emperor. Being Zhao Zheng, I was king of the Chinese State of Qin from 246 BC to 221 BC, during the Warring States Period. He became the first emperor of a unified China in 221 BC. He ruled until his death in 210 BC at the age of 49.Calling myself the First Emperor (Qin Shi Huangdi) after China's unification, I was known as a pivotal figure in Chinese history, ushering in nearly two millennia of imperial rule. After unifying China, my chief advisor Li Si and I passed a series of major economic and political reforms. Here are some of my greatest achievements. I had set up an efficient system that loyalty was not an option. I created a Spy system to make sure everyone did his or her job correctly. I influenced people to spy on each other by making it a law. People had to spy on each at work and at home in their neighborhood or village. If people turned in lawbreakers, they were rewarded. If they did not, they were executed. This organized system gave me great power. That power allowed me to make huge changes and have great control over China. Although this is cruel, as no one can trust anyone, this system created a sense of peace within China. The Great Wall of China that stands before you as it was just a thought in my brilliant mind. It was intentionally to protect against harassment by the Hun aristocrats, I ordered the Great Wall be built. I command MengTian general and thousands people to build the new city walls, it stretch more than five thousand kilometer in an unbroken chain. It was start of the construction of the immense defensive wall. This wall, for whose

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