Japan History Quiz #17

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

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