Ultra Handy Kanji Tester - Grade 2

Test your knowledge of the Kanji characters that Japanese children learn in grade 2 of elementary school
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For each of the following 10 randomly selected Grade 2 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
  location, place
  near, early, akin, tantamount
  cut, cutoff, be sharp
  wide, broad, spacious
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to
  picture, drawing, painting, sketch
  pedestal, a stand, counter for machines and vehicles
  week
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  color
  autumn
  ground, earth
  hit, right, appropriate, himself
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  pond, cistern, pool, reservoir
  map, drawing, plan, unexpected, accidentally
  run
  boulder, rock, cliff
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  time, hour
  plump, thick, big around
  barley, wheat
  bright, light
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  long, leader
  morning, dynasty, regime, epoch, period, (North) Korea
  mingle, mixing, association, coming & going
  cow
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  voice
  consider, think over
  distant, far
  tall, high, expensive
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  write
  strong
  think
  know, wisdom
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  near, early, akin, tantamount
  daytime, noon
  wide, broad, spacious
  location, place
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  sell
  pedestal, a stand, counter for machines and vehicles
  week
  pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to


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)