Japan History Quiz #7

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  1. According to mythology, which Japanese emperor was a descendant of the sun goddess, Amaterasu?
    1. Emperor Ōjin
    2. Emperor Suizei
    3. Emperor Kaika
    4. Emperor Jimmu
  2. Emperor Taisho ascended to the throne of Japan in which year?
    1. 1972
    2. 1932
    3. 1912
    4. 1952
  3. How many Articles are there in the Constitution of Japan?
    1. 104
    2. 203
    3. 103
    4. 76
  4. In 2000 became elected as the first female governor in the history of Japan?
    1. Musae Mota
    2. Fusae Ota
    3. Nusae Nota
    4. Lusa Lota
  5. In what year did Emperor Seimu assume the throne?
    1. 310
    2. 71
    3. 191
    4. 131
  6. In what year was Japan's first bullet train constructed?
    1. 1964
    2. 1970
    3. 1908
    4. 1995
  7. Invented in Japan, what type of weapon is a Katana?
    1. Sword
    2. Cannon
    3. Gun
    4. Shield
  8. Out of the following, what is found in the Kojiki?
    1. A list of popular foods
    2. Love letters
    3. Various songs and poems
    4. 21st century historical facts
  9. The Atomic Bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in which year?
    1. 1955
    2. 1965
    3. 1945
    4. 1978
  10. The Great Kanto Earthquake hit Japan in what year?
    1. 1943
    2. 1923
    3. 1983
    4. 1963
  11. The Ritsyuro system was the political centre of which people?
    1. Lara
    2. Dara
    3. Fara
    4. Nara
  12. Uneki was a great sculpture whose work depicted what period?
    1. Kamakura
    2. Todaji
    3. Nara
    4. Edo
  13. What was the magnitude of the Tohoku earthquake?
    1. 5.2
    2. 9
    3. 7.9
    4. 8
  14. When did Takahiro Hachigo become the CEO of Honda?
    1. 2009
    2. 2015
    3. 2010
    4. 2011
  15. When was the Convention of Kanagawa signed?
    1. 1854
    2. 1754
    3. 1954
    4. 1654
  16. Which Article in the Constitution of Japan prohibits forced marriage?
    1. Article 12
    2. Article 24
    3. Article 25
    4. Article 20
  17. Which music device was first introduced in Japan in 1982?
    1. Minidisc
    2. MP3
    3. CD
    4. Cassette
  18. Which of the following was Japan's first nuclear power plant?
    1. Tokai
    2. Fukushima
    3. Onagawa
    4. Fugen
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    1. Fummimaro Konoe
    2. Mitsumasa Yonai
    3. Kiichiro Hiranuma
    4. Nobuyuki Abe
  20. Which war preceded the Sengoku Period?
    1. Second Sino-Japanese War
    2. First Sino-Japanese War
    3. Onin War
    4. Battle of Sekigahara
  21. Who overthrew the Kamakura Dynasty?
    1. Ashikaga Takauji
    2. Fashiawa Masultke
    3. Martha Rudientero
    4. Manido Banielanke

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Interactive Quiz

  1. According to mythology, which Japanese emperor was a descendant of the sun goddess, Amaterasu?
    Emperor Jimmu
  2. Emperor Taisho ascended to the throne of Japan in which year?
    1912
  3. How many Articles are there in the Constitution of Japan?
    103
  4. In 2000 became elected as the first female governor in the history of Japan?
    Fusae Ota
  5. In what year did Emperor Seimu assume the throne?
    131
  6. In what year was Japan's first bullet train constructed?
    1964
  7. Invented in Japan, what type of weapon is a Katana?
    Sword
  8. Out of the following, what is found in the Kojiki?
    Various songs and poems
  9. The Atomic Bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in which year?
    1945
  10. The Great Kanto Earthquake hit Japan in what year?
    1923
  11. The Ritsyuro system was the political centre of which people?
    Nara
  12. Uneki was a great sculpture whose work depicted what period?
    Kamakura
  13. What was the magnitude of the Tohoku earthquake?
    9
  14. When did Takahiro Hachigo become the CEO of Honda?
    2015
  15. When was the Convention of Kanagawa signed?
    1854
  16. Which Article in the Constitution of Japan prohibits forced marriage?
    Article 24
  17. Which music device was first introduced in Japan in 1982?
    CD
  18. Which of the following was Japan's first nuclear power plant?
    Tokai
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    Fummimaro Konoe
  20. Which war preceded the Sengoku Period?
    Onin War
  21. Who overthrew the Kamakura Dynasty?
    Ashikaga Takauji