Ultra Handy Kanji Tester - Grade 4

Test your knowledge of the Kanji characters that Japanese children learn in grade 4 of elementary school
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For each of the following 10 randomly selected Grade 4 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
  sort, kind, variety, class, genus
  fee, materials
  lower, short, humble
  cool, cold (beer, person), chill
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody
  war, battle, match
  end, close, tip, powder, posterity
  godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  surround, besiege, store, paling, enclosure, encircle, preserve, keep
  laugh
  mirror, speculum, barrel-head, round rice-cake offering
  reign, be at peace, calm down, subdue, quell, govt, cure, heal, rule, conserve
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  breed, care for, shepherd, feed, pasture
  separate, branch off, diverge, fork, another, extra, specially
  graduate, soldier, private, die
  yesterday, previous
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  pipe, tube, wind instrument, drunken talk
  toil, diligent, as much as possible
  failure, defeat, reversal
  convenience
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  healthy, health, strength, persistence
  turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach
  test, try, attempt, experiment, ordeal
  instruction, Japanese character reading, explanation, read
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  boulevard, street, town
  mechanism, opportunity, occasion, machine, airplane
  printing, print
  flourish, prosperity, honor, glory, splendor
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  England, English
  elephant, pattern after, imitate, image, shape, sign (of the times)
  bottom, sole, depth, bottom price, base, kind, sort
  celebrate, congratulate
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  fee, materials
  volume, product (x*y), acreage, contents, pile up, stack, load, amass
  cool, cold (beer, person), chill
  sort, kind, variety, class, genus
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  side, lean, oppose, regret
  end, close, tip, powder, posterity
  godown, warehouse, storehouse, cellar, treasury
  node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody


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)