Internal Factors For The Rise Of Fascism In Japan

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    From the 1890s, the education system in Japan emphasized ________________, loyalty to the Emperor, self-sacrifice and obedience.
  • 2. 
    This education system produced youths who were:
    • A. 

      Very disciplined in their studies.

    • B. 

      Very happy.

    • C. 

      Blindly loyal to the nation and Emperor

  • 3. 
    Members of the Japanese Diet were virtually powerless as
    • A. 

      They did not have the power to discuss important national issues

    • B. 

      They were not able to make decisions and policies

  • 4. 
    Why were the Army and Navy ministers more powerful than the rest of the ministers in the Cabinet?
    • A. 

      They had direct access to the emperor

    • B. 

      They had veto power (the ability to block laws from passing)

    • C. 

      A & B

  • 5. 
    Rumours of corruption dogged the democratic government in Japan as the democratic parties obtained election funding from the _______________, who then influenced the government to pass laws which would benefit them.
  • 6. 
    In addition to the limited power of the Diet and corruption, what other problem did the democratic government in Japan have?
    • A. 

      Failure to improve the lives of workers and farmers

    • B. 

      Failure to resolve Japan's trade imbalance with other countries

    • C. 

      Failure to tackle the negative impact of the Great Depression

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The military became very popular in Japan because:
    • A. 

      It underwent a successful modernization program.

    • B. 

      It had many military successes from 1894-1915, gaining Japan many territories and resources.

  • 8. 
    Which of Japan's ministers were subjects of assasination attempts for trying to counter the rise of militarism in Japan?
    • A. 

      Prime Minister Hamaguchi

    • B. 

      Prime Minister Inukai

    • C. 

      Prime Minister Naoto Kan

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      A and B