Japan History Quiz #22

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  1. Daisen-Kofun is considered to be the tomb of which emperor?
    1. Emperor Buretsu
    2. Emperor Ninken
    3. Emperor Hanzei
    4. Emperor Nintoku
  2. For how many years did Emperor Seimu rule?
    1. ~101
    2. ~82
    3. ~56
    4. ~60
  3. How many representatives did the New Party Nippon gain in the Diet in 2012?
    1. 23
    2. 121
    3. 332
    4. 0
  4. In joining the Iraq war, Japan deployed its first troops since when?
    1. Cold War
    2. Falklands War
    3. Korean War
    4. World War 2
  5. In what year did Japan withdraw from the Siberian Intervention?
    1. 1941
    2. 1920
    3. 1914
    4. 1922
  6. In what year was the Imperial Diet convened?
    1. 1892
    2. 1889
    3. 1946
    4. 1945
  7. Katsuya Okada began 2015 as President of which party?
    1. Social Democratic Party
    2. Democratic Party of Japan
    3. Peoples New Party
    4. New Party Nippon
  8. Seong of Baekje introduced which religion to Japan?
    1. Islam
    2. Buddhism
    3. Hindusim
    4. Judaism
  9. The D-pad, also known as the control pad, was invented by which company?
    1. Sony
    2. Nintendo
    3. Sega
    4. Microsoft
  10. The Jokyu War was fought tomb gain independence from which shogunate?
    1. Lamakura
    2. Kamakura
    3. Mamakura
    4. Samakura
  11. The sword, Kusanagi, is commonly associated with which virtue?
    1. Power
    2. Courage
    3. Benevolence
    4. Wisdom
  12. What is the minimum age age requirment to be a member of the House of Concillors?
    1. 25
    2. 30
    3. 21
    4. 35
  13. When acting as PM, Junichiro Koizumu represented which party?
    1. LDP
    2. Socials
    3. Communist
    4. DDP
  14. When did the Jokyu War break out?
    1. 1331
    2. 1441
    3. 1551
    4. 1221
  15. When was the infamous Siege of Osaka?
    1. 1614
    2. 1714
    3. 1814
    4. 1914
  16. Which country did Japan renounce its rights in the Treaty of Taipei?
    1. Taiwan
    2. Russia
    3. South Korea
    4. China
  17. Which of the following is one of the three Imperial Regalia of Japan?
    1. Kaze no Kagami
    2. Yata no Kagami
    3. Kaze no Kizu
    4. Yume no Kagami
  18. Which of the following was the third emperor of Japan?
    1. Emperor Kogen
    2. Emperor Korei
    3. Emperor Koan
    4. Emperor Annei
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    1. Kakuei Tanaka
    2. Takeo Miki
    3. Takeo Fukuda
    4. Zenko Suzuki
  20. Who currently holds the world record for the fastest 100 metre running on all fours?
    1. Usain Bolt
    2. Kenichi Ito
    3. Ashiq Baluch
    4. Katsumi Tamakoshi
  21. Who was vital in the development of the TV?
    1. Shuji Nakamura
    2. Jun-ichi Nishizawa
    3. Takeo Nakasawa
    4. Yasujiro Niwa

Questions & Answers

Interactive Quiz

  1. Daisen-Kofun is considered to be the tomb of which emperor?
    Emperor Nintoku
  2. For how many years did Emperor Seimu rule?
    ~60
  3. How many representatives did the New Party Nippon gain in the Diet in 2012?
    0
  4. In joining the Iraq war, Japan deployed its first troops since when?
    World War 2
  5. In what year did Japan withdraw from the Siberian Intervention?
    1922
  6. In what year was the Imperial Diet convened?
    1889
  7. Katsuya Okada began 2015 as President of which party?
    Democratic Party of Japan
  8. Seong of Baekje introduced which religion to Japan?
    Buddhism
  9. The D-pad, also known as the control pad, was invented by which company?
    Nintendo
  10. The Jokyu War was fought tomb gain independence from which shogunate?
    Kamakura
  11. The sword, Kusanagi, is commonly associated with which virtue?
    Courage
  12. What is the minimum age age requirment to be a member of the House of Concillors?
    30
  13. When acting as PM, Junichiro Koizumu represented which party?
    LDP
  14. When did the Jokyu War break out?
    1221
  15. When was the infamous Siege of Osaka?
    1614
  16. Which country did Japan renounce its rights in the Treaty of Taipei?
    Taiwan
  17. Which of the following is one of the three Imperial Regalia of Japan?
    Yata no Kagami
  18. Which of the following was the third emperor of Japan?
    Emperor Annei
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    Kakuei Tanaka
  20. Who currently holds the world record for the fastest 100 metre running on all fours?
    Katsumi Tamakoshi
  21. Who was vital in the development of the TV?
    Yasujiro Niwa
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