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Beauty and harmony. These are probably the two main characteristics of Japan. It is a place where traditions are still followed today and yet they are mixed with many more elements of modern society. It is the place where the samurai where once the masters and yet that has changed and it is also the country that gave us companies like Nintendo or Sega. What was the period in which Japan was ruled by shoguns? What was the name by which Tokyo was referred to in the past?

What is the total number of prefectures that can be currently found in Japan? Japan has approximately how many islands? What is the total population of Japan now? Prepare your katana and slash through another one of our quizzes.
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Learn what animal you are from the Japanese folklore. Oni (demons) and yurei (ghosts) have played a reviving role in the spiritual and folk background of Japan, and many tales continue to be told today with the same spirits:...

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    What do you like to eat?

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    Vehicles may partially cross or entirely cross to the right half of the road in which case:

Japanese History

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 2046   |  Last updated: Mar 9, 2016
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                                      According to legend, the Shinto Sun Goddess ______ was the Great-Grandmother of  Emperor Jimmu, the mythical founder of Japan and the Japanese Imperial family.

Japan consists of several thousands of islands, of which Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku are the four largest. A long ridge of rugged mountains runs through the heart of Japan adding to the beauty of this place. What...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 2770   |  Last updated: Feb 20, 2020
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    Japan is comprised of 3,000 islands called an __________ .

Year 8 History Shogunate Japan Quiz

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 3146   |  Last updated: Aug 21, 2020
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    In ancient Japan the emperor was seen as:

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Japan Questions & Answers

What are the advantages and disadvantages of Japan being an island nation?
There are numerous advantages to Japan being an island. Advantages: The island geography means that Japan was fairly isolated and developed a distinct culture. The threat of invasion was very less considering the fact that seas surrounding Japan
Is Japan a developed country?
Japan is considered to be a first-world country, which means that this is more developed as compared to the other countries that are found in the world. This comes with one of the most developed economies in the world. It has a stable economy, and it
Why is Japan called the land of rising sun?
Japan is called “The Land of the Rising Sun.” The original name of Japan is actually “Nihon” This is a word that stands for “The origin of the sun.” Over the years, it started to be called “the land of the ri
Are Japanese really hard working?
A portion of it has to do with the diverse expectations of Japanese families concerning working hours. It has to do with the expectations of Japanese corporations, in which long working hours is the highest sign of devotion and effort, which might be
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