Japan History Quiz #29

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  1. Due to the 2011 earthquake, which nuclear reactor is permanently offline?
    1. Chernobyl
    2. Fukushima Daini
    3. Three Mile Island
    4. Fukushima Daiichi
  2. Founded in the late 1980s, the Supreme Truth cult combined Buddhism with which religion?
    1. Judaism
    2. Islam
    3. Christianity
    4. Catholicism
  3. How many years did Emperor Jimmu rule Japan?
    1. ~15
    2. ~75
    3. ~59
    4. ~90
  4. In what decade did Japan surpass West Germany to become the second largest economy in the world?
    1. 1930s
    2. 1960s
    3. 1950s
    4. 1940s
  5. In what year did the Ghibli Museum open?
    1. 2005
    2. 2003
    3. 2001
    4. 2000
  6. In what year was the Tokyo Tower built?
    1. 1958
    2. 2000
    3. 1995
    4. 1945
  7. Kenzo Tange designed which record breaking tower in Tokyo, completed in 1994?
    1. Winjuku Park
    2. Minjuku Park
    3. Linjuku Park
    4. Shinjuku Park
  8. Shoko Ashara founded which cult in 1987?
    1. Supreme Truth
    2. Supreme Law
    3. Supreme Joy
    4. Supreme Hate
  9. The family whom invented the first powered form of flight had which surname?
    1. Wright
    2. Orville
    3. Wilbur
    4. Langley
  10. The leader of Momoiro Clover Z is which of the following?
    1. Tagaki Reni
    2. Takai Tsukina
    3. Kagawa Miyuu
    4. Momota Kanako
  11. The Tohoku earthquake is also known by which name?
    1. 3.11 earthquake
    2. Great earthquake
    3. Fukushima earthquake
    4. March earthquake
  12. What is the official name of the Japanese flag?
    1. Bisshoki
    2. Disshoki
    3. Nisshoki
    4. Lisshoki
  13. When did Honda announce its first car building operation in the USA?
    1. 1995
    2. 1985
    3. 1980
    4. 1990
  14. When did the War of Wa end?
    1. 480
    2. 980
    3. 780
    4. 180
  15. When was the Plaza Accord signed?
    1. 1997
    2. 1992
    3. 1988
    4. 1985
  16. Which Emperor was proclaimed in 858?
    1. Meiwa
    2. Seiwa
    3. Leiwa
    4. Feiwa
  17. Which of the following legendary emperors most likely existed?
    1. Emperor Koan
    2. Emperor Kogen
    3. Emperor Jimmu
    4. Emperor Sujin
  18. Which of these is best described as a Conservative party?
    1. New Party Nippon
    2. Social Democratic Party
    3. Peoples New Party
    4. Democratic Party of Japan
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    1. Kiichi Miyazawa
    2. Ryutaro Hashimoto
    3. Yoshiro Mori
    4. Tsutomu Hata
  20. Who founded the Sanyo company?
    1. Toshio Iue
    2. Kikuane Ikeda
    3. Mamoru Imura
    4. Kazuo Hashimoto
  21. Yasuo Fukuda resigned as Prime Minister in what year?
    1. 2008
    2. 2014
    3. 2012
    4. 2010

Questions & Answers

Interactive Quiz

  1. Due to the 2011 earthquake, which nuclear reactor is permanently offline?
    Fukushima Daiichi
  2. Founded in the late 1980s, the Supreme Truth cult combined Buddhism with which religion?
    Christianity
  3. How many years did Emperor Jimmu rule Japan?
    ~75
  4. In what decade did Japan surpass West Germany to become the second largest economy in the world?
    1960s
  5. In what year did the Ghibli Museum open?
    2001
  6. In what year was the Tokyo Tower built?
    1958
  7. Kenzo Tange designed which record breaking tower in Tokyo, completed in 1994?
    Shinjuku Park
  8. Shoko Ashara founded which cult in 1987?
    Supreme Truth
  9. The family whom invented the first powered form of flight had which surname?
    Wright
  10. The leader of Momoiro Clover Z is which of the following?
    Momota Kanako
  11. The Tohoku earthquake is also known by which name?
    3.11 earthquake
  12. What is the official name of the Japanese flag?
    Nisshoki
  13. When did Honda announce its first car building operation in the USA?
    1980
  14. When did the War of Wa end?
    180
  15. When was the Plaza Accord signed?
    1985
  16. Which Emperor was proclaimed in 858?
    Seiwa
  17. Which of the following legendary emperors most likely existed?
    Emperor Sujin
  18. Which of these is best described as a Conservative party?
    Peoples New Party
  19. Which of these served as Prime Minister of Japan BEFORE the others?
    Kiichi Miyazawa
  20. Who founded the Sanyo company?
    Toshio Iue
  21. Yasuo Fukuda resigned as Prime Minister in what year?
    2008