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  1. Sei Shonagon
  2. Zen Buddhism
  3. Feudalism
  4. Shogun
  5. Ronin
  1. a type of Buddhism that emphasized meditation and self-discipline. Used by the Samurai
  2. b a political and social system that developed during the Middle Ages; nobles offered protection and land in return for service
  3. c lady in waiting at the heian court. she painted a vivid picture of life at the heian court in her dairy The Pillow Book
  4. d samurai that lost his Daimyo; they carry great shame and roam about the land.
  5. e Supreme military commander

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army of samurai
  2. Period Spanning from 710-794 A.D. The government consisted of an imperial court with Buddhist priests as a part of the courts. This period was influenced by China with a written writing system and a capital city modeled after the Chinese Capital. Literature became important during this period, and the economy became more structured with minted coins, taxes and a new system of agriculture.
  3. story of Prince Genji and his lovers, written by Lady Murasaki Shikibu at end of 11th century, world's first full novel
  4. A Japanese religion (the original Japanese religion) whose followers believe that all things in the natural world are filled with divine spirits
  5. 1183-1198 A.D.(years of reign) A Kamakura period emperor.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Bushido CodeA Japanese religion (the original Japanese religion) whose followers believe that all things in the natural world are filled with divine spirits

          

  2. Prince ShotokuJapanese regent, he was one of Japan's greatest leaders. He was influential in bringing Buddhism and Chinese ideas to Japan. He also wrote the 17 Article Constitiution

          

  3. SamuraiDivine Wind that saved the Japanese from the Mongol invasion.

          

  4. ShogunateThe Japanese system of centralized government under a shogun, who exercised actual power while the emperor was reduced to a figurehead.

          

  5. Minamoto YorimotoPeriod Spanning from 710-794 A.D. The government consisted of an imperial court with Buddhist priests as a part of the courts. This period was influenced by China with a written writing system and a capital city modeled after the Chinese Capital. Literature became important during this period, and the economy became more structured with minted coins, taxes and a new system of agriculture.

          

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