Why do you think the area of the Yuan dynasty of Kublai Khan is smaller than the extent of the Mongol empire in 1227 or 1294?

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Mar 17, 2017

area under genghis khan's mongol empire-24million squre miles
area under kublai khan's yuan dynasty- 19 million square miles


though genghis khan had a large area under control, he lost many lands again most of them immediately,like areas near tajikistan and near present day uzbekistan. he passed the remaining land to his grandson kublai khan which was confined to china

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