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20 terms
Japan
bushido
shogun
Japan
bakufu
code of conduct for samurai
head of Japan's military
group of 4 islands
feudalism in Japan
bushido
code of conduct for samurai
shogun
head of Japan's military
18 terms
Japan
Noh
Kabuki
Archipelago
Kami
A drama that appealed to nobles and samurai. It was serious,…
A drama aimed at farmer and other commoners. It has stunning…
a chain of islands.
a holy being that represent a spirit of nature, sacred place,…
Noh
A drama that appealed to nobles and samurai. It was serious,…
Kabuki
A drama aimed at farmer and other commoners. It has stunning…
45 terms
Japan
Amaterasu
Jimmu
Hirohito
Prince Shotoku
Sun godess
Descendant of the gods and first emperor of Japan.
Emperor of Japan after WWII
Born in 572. Exceptional talents. Regent of Japan
Amaterasu
Sun godess
Jimmu
Descendant of the gods and first emperor of Japan.
25 terms
Japan
Honshu
Archipelago
Atoll
36
Largest island of Japan
chain of small islands
Doughnut shaped coral reef
Active volcanoes in Japan
Honshu
Largest island of Japan
Archipelago
chain of small islands
9 terms
Japan
sumo
sushi sashimi
bullet train
Tokyo
sumo
sushi sashimi
15 terms
Japan
Katakana
Zen Buddhism
Shogun
Feudalism
Part of Japanese alphabet- symbols for sounds
Japanese branch of Buddhism
emperor's chief general- most powerful person in Japan from 1…
Japanese system for society and land ownership
Katakana
Part of Japanese alphabet- symbols for sounds
Zen Buddhism
Japanese branch of Buddhism
12 terms
Japan
Shinto
Buddhism
Archipelago
Four Main Islands of Japan
Japanese Religion... Connection to nature... Kami
Came to Japan from China... Blended with Shinto
Chain of Islands
Kyushu, Shikoku, Honshu, and Hakkaido
Shinto
Japanese Religion... Connection to nature... Kami
Buddhism
Came to Japan from China... Blended with Shinto
japan
Shinto
Regent
Prince shotoku
Embassy
the traditional religion of japan, based on worship of and re…
a person who rule in place of an absent or underage monarch
a regent who ruled japan from A.D. 593 to 622 and brought ele…
`an office of one countrys government in another country
Shinto
the traditional religion of japan, based on worship of and re…
Regent
a person who rule in place of an absent or underage monarch
Japan
regent
prince shotoku
embassy
Zen
This official would rule until the child was old enough.
the first ruler to be ruler to act as her regent.
is an office of a government in another country.
zen became more and more common.
regent
This official would rule until the child was old enough.
prince shotoku
the first ruler to be ruler to act as her regent.
19 terms
Japan
Shinto
regent
Prince Shotoku
embassy
The traditional religion of japan, based on worship of and re…
A person who rules in place of an adsent or unerage monarch.
A regent who ruled japan from A.D. 593 to 622 and brought ele…
an office of one country's government in another country.
Shinto
The traditional religion of japan, based on worship of and re…
regent
A person who rules in place of an adsent or unerage monarch.
19 terms
japan
Shinto
regent
Prince Shotoku
Embassy
The tradition religion of japan based on worship of and respe…
A person who rules in place of an absent or underae monarch.
A regent who ruled japan from A.D. 593 to 622 and brought ele…
An office of one country government in another country
Shinto
The tradition religion of japan based on worship of and respe…
regent
A person who rules in place of an absent or underae monarch.
19 terms
Japan
Shinto
regent
Prince Shotoku
embassy
The traditional religion of Japan, based on worship of the re…
a person who rules in place of an an absent or underage monar…
a regent who ruled Japan from A.D 593 to 622 and brought elem…
an office of one countryś government in another country.
Shinto
The traditional religion of Japan, based on worship of the re…
regent
a person who rules in place of an an absent or underage monar…
68 terms
Japan
Japan origin
Japanese contradiction
Ice Age theory
Asian Nomads theory
origin is hard to trace because... Japanese people are indistin…
Even with the similarities the Japanese hold with other East…
Japanese gradually evolved from ancient Ice Age people who oc…
Japanese descended from horse-riding Asian nomads who passed…
Japan origin
origin is hard to trace because... Japanese people are indistin…
Japanese contradiction
Even with the similarities the Japanese hold with other East…
8 terms
Japan
Honshu
Shogun
Samurai
Mt. Fuji
Largest Japanese Island
Generals who ruled medieval Japan
Elite Japanese warriors, like knights
Tallest mountain in Japan
Honshu
Largest Japanese Island
Shogun
Generals who ruled medieval Japan
20 terms
Japan
Mountain
arable land
appearance of capsule hotels in Japan
arable land area
Physical features that has most affected Japan's population d…
Land that can be farmed
Scarcity of land for building
the way to calculate a country's physiologic population densi…
Mountain
Physical features that has most affected Japan's population d…
arable land
Land that can be farmed
17 terms
Japan
traditional and modern
land of the rising sun
coast.
capital
traditional and modern
land of the rising sun
19 terms
Japan
Shinto
Regent
Prince Shotoku
Embassy
The traditional religion of Japan, based on worship of and re…
A person who rules in place of an absent or underage monarch.
A regent who ruled Japan from A.D. 593 to 622 and brought ele…
An office of one country's government in another country.
Shinto
The traditional religion of Japan, based on worship of and re…
Regent
A person who rules in place of an absent or underage monarch.
20 terms
Japan
archipelago
constitution
Ri-ben
clan
a group of tightly clustered islands usually found in an arc…
a written plan of government
a Chinese term that means "land of the rising sun"
a social structure of native people in Japan consisting of ex…
archipelago
a group of tightly clustered islands usually found in an arc…
constitution
a written plan of government
15 terms
Japan
Feudal system
daimyo
shogun
vassal
a strict social system in which landowners grant people land…
local landowning lord in feudal Japan
powerful Japanese military leader who often had more power th…
in medieval Europe and Japan, noblemen who received land from…
Feudal system
a strict social system in which landowners grant people land…
daimyo
local landowning lord in feudal Japan
10 terms
Japan
archipelago
Shinto
noh
samurai
a chain of islands
traditional Japanese religion
a play that teaches Buddhist beliefs
a warrior who served a Japanese lord
archipelago
a chain of islands
Shinto
traditional Japanese religion
10 terms
japan
Tokyo
Mount Fuji
Yen
Koi
capital of Japan
Highest mountain in Japan
Japanese currency
national fish
Tokyo
capital of Japan
Mount Fuji
Highest mountain in Japan
14 terms
Japan
Archipelago
Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
Sea of Japan
Ring of Fire
chain of islands
four main islands of Japan
body of water on the west side of Japan
semi-active volcanoes in the Pacific Ocean
Archipelago
chain of islands
Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu
four main islands of Japan
101 terms
Japan
What happened in 794
What happened in 1274 and 1281
What war did they have
The war caused a lot of what
They moved the capital to Meian
Mongolia sent a fleet of ships to take over Japan
A war with the Mongols
Taxes
What happened in 794
They moved the capital to Meian
What happened in 1274 and 1281
Mongolia sent a fleet of ships to take over Japan
18 terms
Japan
clan
feudalism
knight
samurai
a group of people, sometimes of great numbers, who are descen…
a political and economic system in which lords gave lands to…
sometimes high-born, sometimes merely tenant farmers, they ex…
a trained professional warrior; a military group in feudal Ja…
clan
a group of people, sometimes of great numbers, who are descen…
feudalism
a political and economic system in which lords gave lands to…
Japan
Shinto
Archipelago
Four Main Islands of Japan
Feudalism
Traditional Japanese religion... Connection to nature... Kami
Chain of Islands
Kyushu, Shikoku, Honshu, and Hakkaido
Exchange of land for military service
Shinto
Traditional Japanese religion... Connection to nature... Kami
Archipelago
Chain of Islands
30 terms
Japan
bushido
shogun
archipelago
vassal
code of conduct for samurai
head of Japan's military
group of islands
a person who serves a lord/noble of higher rank
bushido
code of conduct for samurai
shogun
head of Japan's military
17 terms
Japan
clan
feudalism
knight
samurai
a group of people, sometimes of great numbers, who are descen…
a political and economic system in which lords gave lands to…
sometimes high-born, sometimes merely tenant farmers, knights…
a trained professional warrior; a military group in feudal Ja…
clan
a group of people, sometimes of great numbers, who are descen…
feudalism
a political and economic system in which lords gave lands to…
21 terms
Japan
slump
a new/record/all-time low
straight
in a row
(of prices, values, or sales) to fall suddenly... Car sales have…
the lowest level:... The dollar has hit an all-time low against…
following one after another without an interruption:... They're…
one after another
slump
(of prices, values, or sales) to fall suddenly... Car sales have…
a new/record/all-time low
the lowest level:... The dollar has hit an all-time low against…
19 terms
Japan
Samurai
Ninjas
Bushido
Clans
A Japanese trained professional warrior class that stressed l…
Expected to protect the home of a samurai family while the me…
The code of values that Samurai must live by.
Extended families that ruled small farming villages in early…
Samurai
A Japanese trained professional warrior class that stressed l…
Ninjas
Expected to protect the home of a samurai family while the me…
15 terms
Japan
archipelago
animism
isolate
constitution
an expanse of water with many scattered islands
Belief in spirits that are outside the body
to set apart from others
basic laws of a state that define the role of government and…
archipelago
an expanse of water with many scattered islands
animism
Belief in spirits that are outside the body
13 terms
Japan
daimyo
structure
kamikaze
clan
Japan's large landowners
way something is organized or set up
divine wind
extended families
daimyo
Japan's large landowners
structure
way something is organized or set up
19 terms
Japan
Shinto
regent
Prince Shotoku
embassy
The traditional religion of Japan.
A person who rules in a place of an .
A regent who ruled Japan.
An office of one country's government in another country.
Shinto
The traditional religion of Japan.
regent
A person who rules in a place of an .
43 terms
Japan
Pacifism
Trade imbalance
Haiku
Kabuki
Japan is generally against war and with its US influenced con…
Japn is now importing more goods than it exports; for decades…
Short poem of 17 syllables divided into 3 lines of 5, 7, and…
Form of Japanese theater that uses elaborate stage settings,…
Pacifism
Japan is generally against war and with its US influenced con…
Trade imbalance
Japn is now importing more goods than it exports; for decades…
103 terms
Japan
Samuri
Regent
Kami
Mainland
Highly trained warriors
Someone who governs a country for someone that is under age o…
a holy being representing a spirit of nature
An area that is part of a continent
Samuri
Highly trained warriors
Regent
Someone who governs a country for someone that is under age o…
41 terms
Japan
Pacific Ocean
Sea of Japan
Korea Strait
Mt. Fuji
Which body of water is located east of Japan?
Which body of water is located west of Japan?
Which body of water separates Japan from Korea?
What is the largest mountain peak in Japan and is an active v…
Pacific Ocean
Which body of water is located east of Japan?
Sea of Japan
Which body of water is located west of Japan?
54 terms
Japan
しま
ほっかいどう
ほんしゅう
しこく
island
hokkaido (island & region)
Honshu island
shikoku (island & region)
しま
island
ほっかいどう
hokkaido (island & region)
14 terms
Japan
Japan's Geography
Shintoism
Zen Buddhism
Cultural diffusion
An archipelego - made up of 4,000 islands... Surrounded by water…
Polytheistic religion - belief in many gods... Respect for natur…
Emphasis on nature... Practice by many Samurai... Zen means meditat…
Japan recieved writing, Buddhism, fashion, tea, food, music,…
Japan's Geography
An archipelego - made up of 4,000 islands... Surrounded by water…
Shintoism
Polytheistic religion - belief in many gods... Respect for natur…
15 terms
Japan
What did the warrior code require of S…
What was one of the major influence on…
Describe the lord-vassal system in Jap…
Daimyo
Bushido was an unwritten code that required honor, loyalty, a…
Thanks to the help of Prince Shotoku, Buddhism spread rapidly…
This system increased the power of the large landowners. Some…
These daimyos were estate owners, they paid no money to the g…
What did the warrior code require of S…
Bushido was an unwritten code that required honor, loyalty, a…
What was one of the major influence on…
Thanks to the help of Prince Shotoku, Buddhism spread rapidly…
12 terms
Japan
clan
Shinto
Prince Shotoku
regent
an extended family
the traditional religion of Japan
important regent who brought Chinese ideas like Confucianism…
a person who rules a country for someone who is unable to rul…
clan
an extended family
Shinto
the traditional religion of Japan
8 terms
JAPAN
Japan Jomon vase
yayoi period bell
kofun nintoku
kofun haniwa warrior
JOmon vase ... terracotta
dotaku bell
tomb of emperor nintoki
haniwa warrior
Japan Jomon vase
JOmon vase ... terracotta
yayoi period bell
dotaku bell
22 terms
Japan
Hokkaido
Mt.Fuji
Tokyo
Kyoto
北海道
富士山
東京
京都
Hokkaido
北海道
Mt.Fuji
富士山
103 terms
Japan
archipelago
mainland
clan
kami
a chain of islands
area that is a part of a continent
group of people with a common ancestor
a holy being that represents a spirit in nature
archipelago
a chain of islands
mainland
area that is a part of a continent
45 terms
Japan
archipelago
physical features
Japan
clans
a group of tightly clustered islands, often found in an arc p…
*formed by nearly 4,000 islands... *exposed peaks of undersea mo…
*comes from Chinese term, ri-ben, "origin of the sun" or "lan…
extended families
archipelago
a group of tightly clustered islands, often found in an arc p…
physical features
*formed by nearly 4,000 islands... *exposed peaks of undersea mo…
23 terms
Japan
Shinto and Buddhism
Shogun
Geographic Features of Japan
20%
two religions practiced in Japan
the person who held the real power in Japan
mountains, islands, volcanoes, and typhoons
the amount of land that is able to be farmed
Shinto and Buddhism
two religions practiced in Japan
Shogun
the person who held the real power in Japan
31 terms
Japan
Minamoto Tametomo
harakiri
seppuku
Kaishakunin
greatest archer in samurai history and right arm longer than…
Belly cutting
ritual suicide to prove honor
helps samurai perform seppuku by beheading the samurai
Minamoto Tametomo
greatest archer in samurai history and right arm longer than…
harakiri
Belly cutting
17 terms
Japan
Shinto
Kami
Code of Bushido
samurai
traditional religion in Japan that emphasizes the worship of…
spirits in nature
"The Way of the Warrior". Samurai Code of Conduct: Loyalty, B…
Class of warriors in feudal Japan who pledged loyalty to a no…
Shinto
traditional religion in Japan that emphasizes the worship of…
Kami
spirits in nature
19 terms
Japan
die
samurai
bushido
loyalty
What a samurai would rather do than face dishonor
They showed endurance, cunning, physical strength, and courage.
Traditional code of the Japanese samurai which stressed coura…
What the bushido stressed.
die
What a samurai would rather do than face dishonor
samurai
They showed endurance, cunning, physical strength, and courage.
23 terms
Japan
archipelago
isolate
animism
constitution
an expanse of water with many scattered islands
to set apart from others
belief in spirits that are outside of the body
basic laws of a state that define the role of government and…
archipelago
an expanse of water with many scattered islands
isolate
to set apart from others
31 terms
Japan
foliage
scarcity
comparative advantage
interdependence
leaves
Not having enough resources to satisfy every need.
The ability of a country to produce a good at a lower cost th…
A relationship between countries in which they rely on one an…
foliage
leaves
scarcity
Not having enough resources to satisfy every need.
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