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Answer each question below related to Japan's History.

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1.

Which city became the capital of Japan in A.D. 794 and continued to be the seat of the throne for about 1000 years ?

  Nara

  Kobe

  Tokyo

  Kyoto

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Which city was established in A.D. 710 as the first capital of Japan ?

  Kobe

  Kyoto

  Nara

  Tokyo

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

In which year were the Summer Olympics hosted in Tokyo, Japan ?

  1960

  1972

  1968

  1964

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

Who held the administrative power in Japan from the 12th century to the middle of the last century ?

  Shogun

  Samurai

  Prime Minister

  Priest

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

What was Tokyo's name in ancient times ?

  Edo

  Kyoto

  Formosa

  Nihon

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

When did Japan attack Pearl Harbor ?

  December 7, 1951

  December 7, 1931

  December 7, 1961

  December 7, 1941

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

Which island came under United States rule as a result of World War II ?

  Kyushu

  Okinawa

  Tottori

  Shikoku

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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