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5 Matching questions

  1. Asuka Period
  2. Kampaku
  3. Samurai
  4. Daimyo
  5. Kofun Period
  1. a Period in which the government wished to give the emperor more power, similar to the Chinese emperor.
  2. b The position the Fujiwara will take over which is like prime minister
  3. c Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy
  4. d During the _____ period writing, culture, ideas, and governmental policies were all adopted from Korea. The population grew, a written language was established, and Buddhism was introduced to Japan from China. The Yamato family/clan became the most important family in the nation, and started the line of Japanese Emperors. The _____ period lasted from 250 - 538.
  5. e Japanese feudal lord who commanded a private army

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. The practice of each diamyo having to spend every other year in Edo.
  3. A sect that emphasizes enlightenment through meditation and stresses simplicity and discipline.
  4. First shogun of Japan; he started the tradition of shogunates; he passed all his land to his oldest son.
  5. Religion located in Japan and related to Buddhism, focuses particularly on nature and ancestor worship.

5 True/False questions

  1. SeppukuRitual suicide or disembowelment in Japan; commonly known in West as hara-kiri; demonstrated courage and a means to restore family honor.

          

  2. Toyotomi HideyoshiJapanese 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.

          

  3. KamiOne the Shinto deities (including mythological beings, spirits of distinguished men, forces of nature)

          

  4. KamikazeOne the Shinto deities (including mythological beings, spirits of distinguished men, forces of nature)

          

  5. Taika ReformsAttempt to remake Japanese monarch into an absolute Chinese-style emperor; included attempts to create professional bureaucracy and peasant conscript army.