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
  branch, support, sustain
  un-, mistake, negative, injustice, non-
  examination, investigate
  disaster, calamity, woe, curse, evil
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive
  posture, build, pretend
  weave, fabric
  river
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  jurisdiction, dominion, territory, fief, reign
  old times, old things, old friend, former, ex-
  intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling
  forces, energy, military strength
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  judgement, signature, stamp, seal
  ancestor, pioneer, founder
  inverted, reverse, opposite, wicked
  feelings, emotion, passion, sympathy, circumstances, facts
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  elementary, principle, naked, uncovered
  expert, teacher, master, army, war
  touch, contact, adjoin, piece together
  reside, to be, exist, live with
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  unravel, notes, key, explanation, understanding, untie, undo, solve, answer, cancel, absolve, explain, minute
  assurance, firm, tight, hard, solid, confirm, clear, evident
  till, plow, cultivate
  lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  benevolence, virtue, goodness, commanding respect
  journey, chase away, let go, going, travel
  mix, blend, confuse
  eyeball
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  permit, approve
  easy, ready to, simple, fortune-telling, divination
  tree trunk
  printing block, printing plate, edition, impression, label
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  un-, mistake, negative, injustice, non-
  bough, branch, twig, limb
  disaster, calamity, woe, curse, evil
  branch, support, sustain
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  article, clause, item, stripe, streak
  weave, fabric
  river
  acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive


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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