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
  severance, decline, refuse, apologize, warn, dismiss, prohibit, decision, judgement, cutting
  publish, carve, engrave
  poverty, poor
  wife, spouse
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  contain, form, looks
  weave, fabric
  old times, old things, old friend, former, ex-
  becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)
  increase, add, augment, gain, promote
  jurisdiction, dominion, territory, fief, reign
  precipitous, inaccessible place, impregnable position, steep place, sharp eyes
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  usual, ordinary, normal, regular
  restore, return to, revert, resume
  duplicate, double, compound, multiple
  examination, investigate
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  grave, tomb
  forces, energy, military strength
  permit, approve
  tongue, reed, clapper
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  assets, resources, capital, funds, data, be conducive to, contribute to
  affair, case, matter, item
  occupation, camp, perform, build, conduct (business)
  domesticate, raise, keep, feed
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  create, make, structure, physique
  discipline, conduct oneself well, study, master
  politics, government
  ticket
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  undefiled, pure, clean, righteous, gallant
  crime, sin, offense
  statue, picture, image, figure, portrait
  limit, restrict, to best of ability
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  publish, carve, engrave
  impart, instruct, grant, confer
  wife, spouse
  severance, decline, refuse, apologize, warn, dismiss, prohibit, decision, judgement, cutting
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  safeguard, protect
  old times, old things, old friend, former, ex-
  becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable
  contain, form, looks


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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