Ultra Handy Kanji Tester - Grade 5

Test your knowledge of the Kanji characters that Japanese children learn in grade 5 of elementary school
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For each of the following 10 randomly selected Grade 5 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
  standard, measure
  assurance, firm, tight, hard, solid, confirm, clear, evident
  bag, bale, sack, counter for bags
  retreat, withdraw, retire, resign, repel, expel, reject
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  forehead, tablet, plaque, framed picture, sum, amount, volume
  cheerful, pleasant, agreeable, comfortable
  art, technique, skill, means, trick, resources, magic
  fabricate, build, construct
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  expert, teacher, master, army, war
  semi-, correspond to, proportionate to, conform, imitate
  tongue, reed, clapper
  grace, kindness, goodness, favor, mercy, blessing, benefit
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  congratulations, joy
  crime, sin, offense
  tree trunk
  evaluate, criticism, comment
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  can, passable, mustn't, should not, do not
  domesticate, raise, keep, feed
  system, law, rule
  tax, duty
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  unravel, notes, key, explanation, understanding, untie, undo, solve, answer, cancel, absolve, explain, minute
  safeguard, protect
  compilation, knit, plait, braid, twist, editing, completed poem, part of a book
  contain, form, looks
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  cottage, inn, hut, house, mansion
  reside, to be, exist, live with
  fluid, liquid, juice, sap, secretion
  easy, ready to, simple, fortune-telling, divination
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  attitude, condition, figure, appearance, voice (of verbs)
  prohibition, ban, forbid
  increase, add, augment, gain, promote
  discriminating, know, write
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
退
  assurance, firm, tight, hard, solid, confirm, clear, evident
  overdo, exceed, go beyond, error
  retreat, withdraw, retire, resign, repel, expel, reject
  standard, measure
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  flock, group, crowd, herd, swarm, cluster
  art, technique, skill, means, trick, resources, magic
  fabricate, build, construct
  forehead, tablet, plaque, framed picture, sum, amount, volume


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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