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
  damage, loss, disadvantage, hurt, injure
  ability, talent, skill, capacity
  property, money, wealth, assets
  beckon, invite, summon, engage
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  substance, quality, matter, temperament
  thick, heavy, rich, kind, cordial, brazen, shameless
  boundary, border, region
  defense, protection
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  deposit, custody, leave with, entrust to
  valve, petal, braid, speech, dialect, discrimination, dispose of, distinguish
  sex, gender, nature
  protect, guarantee, keep, preserve, sustain, support
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  fertilizer, get fat, fertile, manure, pamper
  politics, government
  mix, blend, confuse
  create, make, structure, physique
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  outburst, rave, fret, force, violence, cruelty, outrage
  tongue, reed, clapper
  cherry
  lend
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  publish, carve, engrave
  expert, teacher, master, army, war
  discipline, conduct oneself well, study, master
  investigate
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  again, twice, second time
  too much, myself, surplus, other, remainder
  reside, to be, exist, live with
  ratio, rate, proportion, %, coefficient, factor
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  cotton
  fluid, liquid, juice, sap, secretion
  assets, resources, capital, funds, data, be conducive to, contribute to
  printing block, printing plate, edition, impression, label
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  ability, talent, skill, capacity
  discontinue, beyond, sever, cut off, abstain, interrupt, suppress
  beckon, invite, summon, engage
  damage, loss, disadvantage, hurt, injure
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  miscellaneous
  boundary, border, region
  defense, protection
  substance, quality, matter, temperament


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)