Japan Constitution

Priya J.
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Priya J.
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Quiz on Japan Constitution, created by Priya J. on 02/14/2015.

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Question 1

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When was the Constitution of Japan passed?
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  • May 3, 1947
  • May 3, 1847

Question 2

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When was the Constitution of Japan made?
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  • During World War I
  • After World War II
  • Before the Vietnam War

Question 3

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True or False? Shotoku wanted to build a powerful government, and he looked at Vietnam to see what to do.
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  • True
  • False

Question 4

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True or False? The Constitution of Japan was intended to not replace Japan's monarchy and warlike system.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 5

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Where were the rules for working in the government taken from?
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  • Laozi
  • Confucius
  • Buddha

Question 6

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What power did the emperor get in Shotoku's constitution?
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  • To choose all the officials.
  • To write all the rules of working in the government.
  • All of the above.
  • None of the above.

Question 7

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True or False? This is an excerpt from Shotoku's constitution. "When an imperial command is given, obey it with reverence. The sovereign is likened to heaven and his subjects are likened to Earth. With heaven providing the cover and earth supporting it, the four seasons proceed in orderly fashion, giving sustenance to all that which is in nature. If earth attempts to overtake the functions of heaven, it destroys everything.”
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 8

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What type of government did Shotoku create?
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  • Meritocracy
  • Bureaucracy
  • Democracy

Question 9

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True or False? Shotoku’s constitution stated that you needed to follow any command from the emperor with respect as the emperor is like a God from Heaven. You need to respect God and follow what God says.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 10

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How much power did the emperor receive?
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  • All power.
  • Very little power.
  • No power.
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