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21 Japan History quizzes and 250 Japan History trivia questions.
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  Japan - A Tour Through Its History best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Let's take a tour around Japan through its rich and long history. Place the events in order, think about the clues, and have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Oct 18 22
Easier
LeoDaVinci editor
Oct 18 22
138 plays
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  Historic Realms The Tokugawa Shogunate Historic Realms: The Tokugawa Shogunate top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A little rusty on your history? Come learn a little about the world's historic realms in this photo quiz series. Here we will talk about the Tokugawa Shogunate. (If you would like to have a better view of the images/maps, please click on them to enlarge!
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Sep 02 14
Average
trident editor
427 plays
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  So You Want to Be a Samurai top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Do you like standing with your legs apart and your hands on your hips? Do you frequently find yourself yelling "banzai" for no apparent reason? Maybe you should have been a samurai. Take this quiz to find out.
Average, 10 Qns, deputygary, Jan 13 10
Average
deputygary
684 plays
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  Japanese History Review best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a fairly difficult Japanese history quiz. It is designed as a challenge for experts in the history of Japan, and as a learning experience for non-experts. Please enjoy.
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Aug 17 05
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
3241 plays
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  Tokyo - A History popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Tokyo, Japan has a long history stretching back to at least the 3rd millennium BC. Today, it is one of the most populous and modernized cities in the world. This quiz explores Tokyo's rich history from humble village to bustling metropolis.
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Aug 25 14
Average
Joepetz gold member
2495 plays
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  History of Japan, 1615-1868 best quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
Continuing further this general history of Japan, from the end of the civil wars in 1615, to the revolution of 1868.
Tough, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, Oct 21 08
Tough
Finduskeepus
796 plays
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  History of Japan, 1868-Present great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
Completing this general history of Japan, from the end of the feudal era to the present day.
Tough, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, May 27 19
Tough
Finduskeepus
May 27 19
918 plays
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  History of Japan, 1333-1615 great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 8 mins
Continuing this general history of Japan, from the fall of one Shôgunate in 1333, to the rise of another in 1615.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, Jul 10 09
Difficult
Finduskeepus
642 plays
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  The Reunification Period great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
By the mid-16th century, central authority in Japan had been broken down for nearly 100 years. With the rise of Oda Nobunaga, and after him Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Tokugawa Ieyasu, the country was reunified. A quiz on the three great unifiers of Japan.
Average, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, Jun 15 09
Average
Finduskeepus
425 plays
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  The Samurai popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I love the Samurai. I hope this quiz will aid in learning about the culture and traditions of these warriors.
Average, 10 Qns, Bdawg89, May 12 12
Average
Bdawg89
1442 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In 1701, the legendary Ako Incident occurred which saw the ritual suicide of how many ronin?

From Quiz "Japan in the 18th Century"




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  The Bakumatsu Period - 15 questions - 6 mins
This quiz deals with the period 1853-1867 when, following the arrival of American ships, the Japanese struggled over the great question of how Japan should face the future and who should lead her. It requires some familiarity with the subject.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, Mar 01 08
Difficult
Finduskeepus
445 plays
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  Sengoku Jidai - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Sengoku Jidai, or Warring States Period of Japan is one of the best known topics in Japanese history. I'm not going to make this easy for you, though. So, do you think you have what it takes to fight with the samurai?
Tough, 10 Qns, sanguo, Feb 13 10
Tough
sanguo
398 plays
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  Japan in the 18th Century popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Japan has a very long history but this quiz just focuses on the 18th century. Enjoy.
Tough, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Aug 16 17
Tough
Joepetz gold member
Aug 16 17
139 plays
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  The Edo Period of Japan: 1603 - 1868 - 15 questions - 4 mins
The Edo period is a fascinating time in Japanese history.
Average, 15 Qns, LuH77, Jul 20 21
Average
LuH77
Jul 20 21
93 plays
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  The Japanese Abductions popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In the 1970s and 1980s, Japanese citizens were abducted from their homeland and while overseas. This quiz is about this international incident and the fates of those abducted.
Tough, 10 Qns, albinerhawk, Apr 07 09
Tough
albinerhawk
397 plays
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  History of Japan to 1333 - 15 questions - 8 mins
A general history of Japan, from prehistoric times until the momentous year of 1333.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Finduskeepus, Jun 18 08
Difficult
Finduskeepus
492 plays
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  The Imperial Japanese Army, 1868-1945 - 15 questions - 7 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of the personnel, institutions, and policies of the IJA, with less emphasis on battles and weapons. Names of people are in Japanese (and Chinese) order, family name first.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Guiguzi, Jan 14 14
Difficult
Guiguzi
228 plays
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  The Imperial Japanese Navy, 1868-1945 - 15 questions - 7 mins
Like the companion quiz on the Imperial Japanese Army, this gives more attention to policies, politics, and people than to weapons and battles. Names are in Japanese order, family name first.
Difficult, 15 Qns, Guiguzi, Apr 15 14
Difficult
Guiguzi
186 plays
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  The History of Okinawan Martial Arts - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is a mix bag of questions about Okinawan martial arts. History, people and the martial arts themselves.
Tough, 10 Qns, NewBudo, Dec 18 15
Tough
NewBudo
171 plays
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  Famous Japanese Samurai - 10 questions - 5 mins
All questions included in this quiz relate to famous Japanese samurai from the Heian (Fujisawa) period through the modern era.
Tough, 10 Qns, fleecyewe, Jun 19 22
Tough
fleecyewe
Jun 19 22
1293 plays
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  Five Japanese History Stumpers - 5 questions - 6 mins
Japanese history was filled with civil wars during the Shengoku Period, leading to the final unification with Tokugawa Ieyasu. Here are some tidbits of earlier Japanese people.
Difficult, 5 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Mar 07 14
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
1251 plays
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