Ultra Handy Kanji Tester - Grade 4

Test your knowledge of the Kanji characters that Japanese children learn in grade 4 of elementary school
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For each of the following 10 randomly selected Grade 4 Kanji, select the correct English meanings from the multiple choice answers.

Handy hint Many Kanji are derived from pictures of the things which they represent. Allegedly.

 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
1
  unusual, change, strange
  failure, defeat, reversal
  co-, cooperation
  contraption, fetter, machine, instrument
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  celebrate, congratulate
  bottom, sole, depth, bottom price, base, kind, sort
  vegetable, side dish, greens
  special
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  lower, short, humble
  fishing, fishery
  mechanism, opportunity, occasion, machine, airplane
  hundred million, 10**8
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  focus, government ministry, conserve
  take along, lead, join, connect, party, gang, clique
  fruit, reward, carry out, achieve, complete, end, finish, succeed
  prize, reward, praise
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  flourish, prosperity, honor, glory, splendor
  quantity, measure, weight, amount, consider, estimate, surmise
  go-between, relationship
  faith, truth, fidelity, trust
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  by means of, because, in view of, compared with
  poles, settlement, conclusion, end, highest rank, electric poles, very, extremely, most, highly, 10**48
  retainer, subject
  bureaucrat, the government
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  salvation, save, help, rescue, reclaim
  newborn babe, child, young of animals
  foster, bring up, rear, develop, nurture
  people, nation, subjects
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  labor, thank for, reward for, toil, trouble
  end, close, tip, powder, posterity
  healthy, health, strength, persistence
  sort, kind, variety, class, genus
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  failure, defeat, reversal
  surround, besiege, store, paling, enclosure, encircle, preserve, keep
  contraption, fetter, machine, instrument
  unusual, change, strange
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  curriculum, continuation, passage of time
  vegetable, side dish, greens
  special
  celebrate, congratulate


The Kanji Data used in these tests is provided courtesy of a download from the KANJIDIC/KANJD212 Project - thanks dudes! The grade levels are as specified by the Japanese Ministry of Education for kanji that are to be taught in elementary school (according to the notes on the Kanjidic website)

   


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