Japan History Quiz #7

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

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Interactive Quiz

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