Japan History Quiz #17

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  1. By what other name is the Sino-Japanese Peace Treaty known as?
    1. Treaty of Portsmouth
    2. Treaty of Taipei
    3. Tanggu Truce
    4. Boxer Protocol
  2. For how many years did Emperor Koan rule?
    1. ~101
    2. ~75
    3. ~38
    4. ~90
  3. How many members make up the House of Councillors?
    1. 342
    2. 442
    3. 542
    4. 242
  4. In 2013 Shinzo Abe received an honorary doctorate from Rangist University in which nation?
    1. Russia
    2. Fiji
    3. France
    4. Thailand
  5. In what year did Japan first host the Olympic games?
    1. 2012
    2. 1998
    3. 1964
    4. 1972
  6. In what year was the first Blu-ray disc player launched in Japan?
    1. 2006
    2. 2003
    3. 2010
    4. 2002
  7. Japan's national flag was first adopted in what year?
    1. 1870
    2. 1999
    3. 1914
    4. 1875
  8. Roughly when did the Jomon period end?
    1. 1200BC
    2. 900BC
    3. 300BC
    4. 600BC
  9. The Constitution of the Empire of Japan is also known by what name?
    1. Meiji Constitution
    2. Meiji Restoration
    3. Constitution of Japan
    4. Boxer Protocol
  10. The Japan Post privatisation bill encouraged the formation of which party?
    1. Social Democratic Party
    2. Democratic Party of Japan
    3. New Party Nippon
    4. Peoples New Party
  11. The siege of Kamakura that marked the end of the power of the Hojo clan took place in what year?
    1. 1331
    2. 1333
    3. 1477
    4. 1419
  12. What is another name for the Peking Protocol?
    1. Yihetuan Protocol
    2. Boxer Protocol
    3. Boxer Rebellion
    4. Peking Rebellion
  13. What was the name of the Japanese Foreign Minister who signed the Treaty of Portsmouth?
    1. Komura Jutaro
    2. Henri Diutaro
    3. Kima Butaro
    4. Lima Sutaro
  14. When did the Genko War begin?
    1. 1221
    2. 1551
    3. 1441
    4. 1331
  15. When was the fukushima disaster?
    1. 2009
    2. 2006
    3. 2013
    4. 2011
  16. Which company was et up by Masayoshi Son in 1981?
    1. Stuffbank
    2. Hardbank
    3. Softbank
    4. Toughbank
  17. Which of the following games was introduced to Japan in the 1980s?
    1. <i>Shogi</i>
    2. <i>Monopoly</i>
    3. <i>Sudoku</i>
    4. <i>Futoshiki</i>
  18. Which of the following was the ninth emperor of Japan?
    1. Emperor Sujin
    2. Emperor Jimmu
    3. Emperor Kaika
    4. Empress Jingu
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    1. Nobusuke Kishi
    2. Hayato Ikeda
    3. Ichiro Hatoyama
    4. Tanzan Ishibashi
  20. Who called an election in 2009 after a heavy defeat?
    1. Daro Naso
    2. Taro Aso
    3. Saro Laso
    4. Maro Faso
  21. Who was the last Tokugawa shogun?
    1. Tokugawa Ieyasu
    2. Tokugawa Yoshimune
    3. Tokugawa Ieyoshi
    4. Tokugawa Yoshinobu

Questions & Answers

Interactive Quiz

  1. By what other name is the Sino-Japanese Peace Treaty known as?
    Treaty of Taipei
  2. For how many years did Emperor Koan rule?
    ~101
  3. How many members make up the House of Councillors?
    242
  4. In 2013 Shinzo Abe received an honorary doctorate from Rangist University in which nation?
    Thailand
  5. In what year did Japan first host the Olympic games?
    1964
  6. In what year was the first Blu-ray disc player launched in Japan?
    2003
  7. Japan's national flag was first adopted in what year?
    1870
  8. Roughly when did the Jomon period end?
    300BC
  9. The Constitution of the Empire of Japan is also known by what name?
    Meiji Constitution
  10. The Japan Post privatisation bill encouraged the formation of which party?
    Peoples New Party
  11. The siege of Kamakura that marked the end of the power of the Hojo clan took place in what year?
    1333
  12. What is another name for the Peking Protocol?
    Boxer Protocol
  13. What was the name of the Japanese Foreign Minister who signed the Treaty of Portsmouth?
    Komura Jutaro
  14. When did the Genko War begin?
    1331
  15. When was the fukushima disaster?
    2011
  16. Which company was et up by Masayoshi Son in 1981?
    Softbank
  17. Which of the following games was introduced to Japan in the 1980s?
    <i>Sudoku</i>
  18. Which of the following was the ninth emperor of Japan?
    Emperor Kaika
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    Ichiro Hatoyama
  20. Who called an election in 2009 after a heavy defeat?
    Taro Aso
  21. Who was the last Tokugawa shogun?
    Tokugawa Yoshinobu