Ultra Handy Kanji Tester - Grade 3

Test your knowledge of the Kanji characters that Japanese children learn in grade 3 of elementary school
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For each of the following 10 randomly selected Grade 3 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
  prefecture
  pick up, gather, find, go on foot, ten
  iron
  fall, drop, come down
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  inn, lodging, relay station, dwell, lodge, be pregnant, home, dwelling
  section, bureau, dept, class, copy, part, portion, counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine
  badge, chapter, composition, poem, design
  agriculture, farmers
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  period, time, date, term
  station
  guard, protect, defend, obey
  sunshine, yang principle, positive, male, heaven, daytime
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  plank, board, plate, stage
  blood
  wait, depend on
  move, motion, change, confusion, shift, shake
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  decide, fix, agree upon, appoint
  learn
  inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy
  guest, visitor, customer, client
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  icicle, ice, hail, freeze, congeal
  end, finish
  state, province
  salute, bow, ceremony, thanks, remuneration
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  extinguish, blow out, turn off, neutralize, cancel
  surface, table, chart, diagram
  jail cell, grieve, sad, deplore, regret
  committee, entrust to, leave to, devote, discard
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  practice, gloss, train, drill, polish, refine
  discuss, talk
  true, reality, Buddhist sect
  business, vocation, arts, performance
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  pick up, gather, find, go on foot, ten
  escort, send
  fall, drop, come down
  prefecture
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  sake, alcohol
  badge, chapter, composition, poem, design
  agriculture, farmers
  inn, lodging, relay station, dwell, lodge, be pregnant, home, dwelling


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)