5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Heian Period
- Toyotomi Hideyoshi
- Sengoku Period
- Zen Buddhism
- a Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army
- b The "Warring States" period that lasted from 1467-1590 during which the daimyo gain autonomous power and challenged the shoguns.
- c Shogun who ended the "Warring States" period and expelled the European missionaries.
- d A sect that emphasizes enlightenment through meditation and stresses simplicity and discipline.
- e (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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Ritual suicide or disembowelment in Japan; commonly known in West as hara-kiri; demonstrated courage and a means to restore family honor.
- Period in which a Buddhist monk married into the Royal family, bringing Chinese influence to Japan.
- Period in which the government wished to give the emperor more power, similar to the Chinese emperor.
- Supreme military commander
- The 'divine wind' that repelled the Mongolian threat.
5 True/False questions
Tokugawa Ieyasu → The 'divine wind' that repelled the Mongolian threat.
Alternate Attendance → The practice of each diamyo having to spend every other year in Edo.
Taika Reforms → Period in which a Buddhist monk married into the Royal family, bringing Chinese influence to Japan.
Ronin → Supreme military commander
Fujiwara Clan → Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy