The difference between china and japan are very different.
Unlike china, japan took a while to civilize because it was one of the farthest island from Europe. The most important period was the Yamato period, it was established from 200-646 AD. They also claimed that they are descendents of the Amaterasu, which was a Japanese God. Even to this day the emperors of japan can still trace their line back to Yamato.
Now lets move on to China, China was one of the best civilization in the world but of course there was one period in the history of china that was horrible, that period was ruled by an extreme dictator named Shi Huangdi.
Shi Huangdi took things to the extreme:
After the Qin dynasty was the Han dynasty which started at 202 BC, the Han dynasty was like a relaxing state for china because Shi Huangdi was so rueful and horrible that It felt very relaxing. Any ways the Han Dynasty also had a few accomplishments:
The Han Dynasty also found a few things:
Of courses there are a lot more Dynasty but I can't go over all of them in this essay.
Any ways you can see china and japan are very different but are similar in very little ways.