← Feudal Japan Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Tokugawa Ieyasu
- Alternate Attendance
- a Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army
- b Japanese overlord who established a shogunate headed by his family for more than 250 years, isolated Japan from the world and restricted marriage to members of the same class.
- c The practice of each diamyo having to spend every other year in Edo.
- d Religion located in Japan and related to Buddhism, focuses particularly on nature and ancestor worship.
- e The 'divine wind' that repelled the Mongolian threat.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A sect that emphasizes enlightenment through meditation and stresses simplicity and discipline.
- The position the Fujiwara will take over which is like prime minister
- Period in which the government wished to give the emperor more power, similar to the Chinese emperor.
- Ritual suicide or disembowelment in Japan; commonly known in West as hara-kiri; demonstrated courage and a means to restore family honor.
- First shogun of Japan; he started the tradition of shogunates; he passed all his land to his oldest son.
5 True/False Questions
Samurai → Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy
Nara Period → Period in which a Buddhist monk married into the Royal family, bringing Chinese influence to Japan.
Fujiwara Clan → Masterless samurai
Heian Period → (794 - 1100) Classical period which involved 300 years of developing a new culture; growth of large estates; arts and literature of china flourished; elaborate court life; personal diaries moved away from Chinese culture.
Toyotomi Hideyoshi → Japanese overlord who established a shogunate headed by his family for more than 250 years, isolated Japan from the world and restricted marriage to members of the same class.