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
  obey, order, turn, right, docility, occasion
  bundle, sheaf, ream, tie in bundles, govern, manage, control
  godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury
  junior, emptiness, vanity, futility, uselessness, ephemeral thing, gang, set, party, people
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  bake, burning
  side, lean, oppose, regret
  county, district
  Dr., command, esteem, win acclaim, Ph.D., exposition, fair
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  laugh
  harden, set, clot, curdle
  labor, thank for, reward for, toil, trouble
  guess, presume, surmise, judge, understand
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  sort of thing, so, if so, in that case, well
  accomplished, reach, arrive, attain
  first time, beginning
  mirror, speculum, barrel-head, round rice-cake offering
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  newborn babe, child, young of animals
  work, (kokuji)
  fee, materials
  promise, approximately, shrink
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  salvation, save, help, rescue, reclaim
  mechanism, opportunity, occasion, machine, airplane
  scatter, disperse, spend, squander
  nonplussed, three, going, coming, visiting, visit, be defeated, die, be madly in love
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  bureaucrat, the government
  memorize, learn, remember, awake, sober up
  simple, one, single, merely
  harm, injury
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  resign, word, term, expression
  soldier, private, troops, army, warfare, strategy, tactics
  un-, not yet, hitherto, still, even now, sign of the ram, 1-3PM, eighth sign of Chinese zodiac
  England, English
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  bundle, sheaf, ream, tie in bundles, govern, manage, control
  reformation, change, modify, mend, renew, examine, inspect, search
  junior, emptiness, vanity, futility, uselessness, ephemeral thing, gang, set, party, people
  obey, order, turn, right, docility, occasion
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  orders, ancient laws, command, decree
  county, district
  Dr., command, esteem, win acclaim, Ph.D., exposition, fair
  bake, burning


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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