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because he wanted to rule forever and kepp China.!!.

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Q: Was Qin Shi Huang Di obsessed with immortality?
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Was qin shi Huang di a philosopher?

No. he only searched for a potion for immortality which he failed to do, instead he drank mercury which helped kill him.

What did qin shi Huang die from?

he died from eating the mercury pills. since the mercury cant be absorbed then Chinese alchemists chemically turned mercury to a solid form as a pill for immortality. the more qin shi huang ate the more damage was done to his body

Which dynasty was qin shi-Huang from?

The Qin Dynasty.

How did Qin Shi Huangdi die?

In his later years, Qin Shi Huang became obsessed with becoming immortal. To this end, he congested mercury pills made for him by his court scientists. He was killed after taking too many of them.

Is Qin Shi Huang still alive?

Qin Shi Huang was the founder of Qin dynasty in China. He was the emperor of Qin dynasty from 220-210 BC. He died in 210 BC.

When did shi Huang die?

Emperor Qin Shi Huang died on 10 September 210 BCE.

Is Shi Huangdi and Qin Shi Huang the same person?

no Shi Huangdi means first empire Qin Shi Huangdi was the first empire

What was the age of qin shi Huang when he died?

he was 58

What was the name of the dynasty that Shi Huang was in?

Qin dynasty

Who built the terracotta army and why did he?

They were built to honor the First Qin Emperor Shi Huang. The warriors were comissioned either by Shi Huang himself or his heirs. The belief is that they were created by local artisans.

Who was Emperor Chin's son's name?

Emperor Qin Shi Huang's son's name was Qin Er Shi. He was the second emperor of the Qin dynasty.

Who is directing the great wall of china's construction?

Qin Shi Huang in Qin Dynasty.