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
  circumference, circuit, lap
  wheel, ring, circle, link, loop, counter for wheels and flowers
  full, enough, pride, satisfy
  plum
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  gain, get, find, earn, acquire, can, may, able to, profit, advantage, benefit
  utensil, vessel, receptacle, implement, instrument, ability, container, tool, set
  emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race
  failure, defeat, reversal
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  chronicle, account, narrative, history, annals, geologic period
  fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit
  build
  hundred million, 10**8
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  end, close, tip, powder, posterity
  achievement, merits, success, honor, credit
  vein, pulse, hope
  simple, one, single, merely
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  lack, gap, fail
  elect, select, choose, prefer
  godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury
  regiment, party, company, squad
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  old man, old age, grow old
  transmit, go along, walk along, follow, report, communicate, legend, tradition
  lumber, log, timber, wood, talent
  signpost, seal, mark, stamp, imprint, symbol, emblem, trademark, evidence, souvenir, target
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  request, want, wish for, require, demand
  separate, branch off, diverge, fork, another, extra, specially
  diameter, path, method
  laugh
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  guess, presume, surmise, judge, understand
  fly, skip (pages), scatter
  fond, pleasing, like something
  newborn babe, child, young of animals
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  wheel, ring, circle, link, loop, counter for wheels and flowers
  kill, murder, butcher, slice off, split, diminish, reduce, spoil
  plum
  circumference, circuit, lap
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  intestines, guts, bowels, viscera
  emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race
  failure, defeat, reversal
  gain, get, find, earn, acquire, can, may, able to, profit, advantage, benefit


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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