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  1. Nara Period
  2. 17 Article Constitution
  3. Seppuku
  4. Kamakura Period
  5. Prince Shotoku
  1. a Period spanning from 1185- 1333 A.D. Feudal Japan began in this period, and the first shogunate was appointed.The Mongols invaded twice but were repelled by Kamikaze Typhoon. Zen Buddhism Flourished and wars drained the economy.
  2. b A document written by Prince Shotoku written in the Yamato Period which had Buddhist and Confucian influences.
  3. c Japanese 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
  4. d Ritual suicide or disembowelment in Japan; commonly known in West as hara-kiri; demonstrated courage and a means to restore family honor.
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A journal written in the Heian period that described court life.
  2. code of the warrior; obligation to honor & defend emperor, country, and family; willing to volunteer in suicide missions(kamikaze)
  3. Japanese Characters
  4. The shogun for emperor Go-Toba in the Kamakura Period.
  5. Woman given credit for writing the world's first novel, The Tale of Genji.

5 True/False questions

  1. Heian PeriodPeriod 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.

          

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

          

  3. Kamikazea Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy

          

  4. ShogunateSupreme military commander

          

  5. Tale of Genjistory of Prince Genji and his lovers, written by Lady Murasaki Shikibu at end of 11th century, world's first full novel