Type
Crossword
Description

Which is Japan’s national dress? Kimono
What is ikebana? Art of flower arrangement
When did Hirohito rule Japan? 1926-1989
Which country was defeated by Japan in 1904-1905? Russia
Which is the capital of Japan? Tokyo
Which Japanese film was remade as The Magnificent Seven? Seven Samurai
Who became the Prime Minister of Japan on 26 April 2001? Junichiro Koizumi
How is Japanese Emperor’s Throne known? Chrysanthemum Throne
Which is National Foundation Day? 11 February
Which is Japan’s national legislature? Diet

Medieval Japan Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hunter gatherer
kyushu
shikoku
honsju
hokkaido
hot springs
korea
russia
china
abdication
ainu
buddha
daimyo
earthquake
edo
emperor
enlightenment
feudalism
fish
geyser
haiku
heian
isolation
japan
jomon
kamakura
kana
karma
katana
kimono
monk
mount fuji
nara
ninja
nirvana
origami
pacific ocean
pagoda
puja
puppet ruler
reincarnation
rice
ronan
samurai
shinto
shoen
shogun
stupa
sword
tatami
taxes
tokyo
volcano
yayoi
zen

Japan Culture Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What Japanese city is the largest in the world? Tokyo
The longest river in Japan. Shinano
Food made with raw fish and vinegar rice. Sushi
Area in Tokyo famous for its colourful, cute fashion. Harajuku
Mt. Fuji's height is ____m. (In numbers) 3776
Popular machine that sells drinks, and sometimes snacks, alcohol, or cigarettes. Vending machine
Chocolate bar which is famous for its many flavours. kitkat
This theme park in Tokyo is the most visited park in the world. Disneyland
This theme park has many record-breaking roller-coasters. FujiQ Highland
Many Japanese people think this tells us information about somebody's personality. blood type
Japan will host this in 2020. Olympics
These are special photo booths which make you look cute. Purikura
These stores such as Lawson, Family Mart, and 7/11 are open 24 hours. combini
These are light kimono worn to summer festivals. Yukata
This city in Hokkaido is very famous for its beer and snow festival. Sapporo
This is a famous dog with a statue in Shibuya. Hachiko
Shizuoka will host the world cup for this sport next year (2019). Rugby
This is a Japanese traditional sport with very fat players. Sumo
This is the name for Japanese comics. Manga
This is the name for Japanese flower arrangement. Ikebana
How many prefectures are there in Japan? (In numbers) 47
What is the name of Nintendo's newest game console? Switch

Japan Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A Japanese dish of shellfish, fish, or vegetables that have been fried in batter Tempura
A Japanese dish that is made of small balls or rolls of cold cooked rice that has been flavored with vinegar and served with vegetables, egg, or raw fish Sushi
Traditional Japanese masked drama with song and dance that originated in Shinto rites of passage Noh
A Japanese quilted mattress that is rolled out on the floor for use as a bed Futon
A Japanese form of fencing with two handed bamboo swords that started as a safe way to train a samurai Kendo
The basic monetary unit of Japan Japanese Yen
Japanese Military Ruler Shogun
The Japanese art of folding paper into shapes and figures Origami
The smallest main island of Japan Hokkaido
A Japanese form of heavyweight wrestling in which a person wins by pushing is opponent out of the ring Sumo
Is the official language of Japan Japanese
Japan Capital Tokyo
Japan's most famous monument Mount Fuji
Traditional Japanese robe with wide sleeves Kimonos
Three line poem with 5,7 and 5 syllables per line Haiku
Japanese Warrior Samurai
Japanese phonetic script Hiragana
Japanese instrument with three strings (shaped like a banjo) Shamisen
Traditional form of unarmed fighting using hands and feet as weapons Karate
The art of growing miniature trees Bonsai

Pearl Harbor Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Island where Pearl Harbor is located oahu
Battleship that exploded at Pearl Harbor killing 1,000 men USSARIZONA
Empire that launched the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor Japanese
First use of torpedo bomber's that attacked ships in shallow water Battleoftaranto
The sunken USS Arizona battleship is now a memorial
The amount of times the Japanese attacked twice
Emperor of japan during the attack on pearl harbor Hirohito
Japan surrendered by signing a treaty on the USS Missouri
The grouping of 8 ships at Pearl Harbor Battleshiprow
Aircraft ________: naval vessel that is designed to act as a mobile air base carrier
"A date which will live in ______." infamy

Medieval Japan Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the Capital of Japan. Tokyo
Warriors of Japan Samurai
Warlords who lead Japanese army Shoguns
The highest ranked person on the feudal pyramid Emperor
The lowest ranked people on the feudal pyramid Eta
The sword that the Samurai uses Katana
A hierarchy of social structure Feudalism
common towns people Chonin
a place of drama and dance Kabukai Theatre
Wealthy land owners Daimyo's
US Commodore that landed on Japan Commodore perry
people who invaded Japan Mongols

WELCOME TO JAPAN! Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ramen noodles
teriyaki
origami
Hirohito
kite
calligraphy
haiku
bamboo
world war two
emperor
anime
gardens
koi
carp
island
sumo
shinto
ninja
karate
dojo
pearl harbor
ancestor
panasonic
toyota
kimono
dragon
pokemon
samurai
tea
wasabi

Unit 5 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region. Imperialism
Area in which an outside power claims exclusive investment or trading privileges. Sphere of influence
Country with its own government but under the control of an outside power. Protectorate
Capital of Japan Tokyo
Reign of Japanese emperor Meiji from 1868 to 1912 which was marked by rapid modernization and industrialization. Meiji Restoration
Assembly or legislature Diet
Powerful banking and industrial families in Japan Zaibatsu
Society that has a common culture and language Homogeneous society
Conflict between Russia and Japan in 1904-1905 over control of Korea and Manchuria Russo-Japanese war
American Commodore who sailed to Japan to deliver a letter from American President, commanding the Japanese to open its ports to diplomatic and commercial exchange Matthew Perry

Medieval Japan Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A religion based on teaching on how to become a Buddha. BUDDHISM
The farthest south of Japan's four main islands. KYUSHU
The birth name of the founder of Buddhism. SIDDHARTHA
An Emperor could be a ... KAMI
The smallest island of Japan's four main islands. SHIKOKU
The chain of islands = ARCHIPELAGO
A minority group gradually adapts to the customs of their new home. ASSIMILATION
The Japanese monarch. EMPEROR
Served a Daimyo and was usually paid in rice. SAMURAI
One of the great lords who were vassals of the Shogun. DAIMYO
The biggest island of Japan's four main islands. HONSHU
To separate the grain from the plant. THRESH
The farthest north of Japan's four main islands. HOKKAIDO
Public shrines devoted to worship of a multitude of gods. SHINTO
A military general with absolute power over territories. SHOGUN
Goddess Of The Sun. AMATERASU
The syllabic Japanese scripts. KANA
The characters used in Japanese writing. KANJI
The dry outer covering of some fruits or seeds. HUSK
The period in Japan from 12000 BC to 300 BC. JOMON

Japan Under the Shoguns Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the earliest shogun era Kamakura
the shogun era that came second after the kamakura era Muromachi
the latest shogun era Tokugawa
Warriors, allegiance to one daimyo Samurai
Military leader, ruler of the country Shogun
Leader (ceremonial) Emperor
The strongest early emperor Kammu
the family that took power from the emperors after Kammu Fujiwara
where japan's first capital was declared Nara
territorial lords Daimyo
farmers peasants
lower order, sold goods merchants
what Tokyo used to be named edo
the maion religion of the heian shanto

feudal japan Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what was the emperors/empress role religious figure
what was the samurai main weapon katana
who was the true leader of japan shogun
who was in control of the samurai daimyo
Which of the following was NOT included in a Daimyo's territory? ronin villages
When not engaged in battle most samurai were busy Living peacefully
Why would a samurai arrange flowers or participate in a tea ceremony To help focus his mind
In ancient Japan the emperor was seen as a The descendant of the sun goddess
who was Tokugawa Leyasu the first shogun
what did Tokugawa do open trade routes with euorpe
who were the ninjas Assassins