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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Samurai
  2. Shintoism
  3. Kampaku
  4. Nara Period
  5. Daimyo
  1. a Period in which a Buddhist monk married into the Royal family, bringing Chinese influence to Japan.
  2. b The position the Fujiwara will take over which is like prime minister
  3. c Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army
  4. d Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy
  5. e Religion located in Japan and related to Buddhism, focuses particularly on nature and ancestor worship.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Ritual suicide or disembowelment in Japan; commonly known in West as hara-kiri; demonstrated courage and a means to restore family honor.
  2. Period in which the government wished to give the emperor more power, similar to the Chinese emperor.
  3. The practice of each diamyo having to spend every other year in Edo.
  4. First shogun of Japan; he started the tradition of shogunates; he passed all his land to his oldest son.
  5. Masterless samurai

5 True/False questions

  1. Kofun 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.

          

  2. Sengoku PeriodThe "Warring States" period that lasted from 1467-1590 during which the daimyo gain autonomous power and challenged the shoguns.

          

  3. 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.

          

  4. Fujiwara ClanJapanese 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.

          

  5. Toyotomi HideyoshiShogun who ended the "Warring States" period and expelled the European missionaries.