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
  acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive
  detain, fasten, halt, stop
  restore, return to, revert, resume
  entertain, revive, retrieve, interest, pleasure
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
2
  thick, heavy, rich, kind, cordial, brazen, shameless
  pressure, push, overwhelm, oppress, dominate
  defense, protection
  responsibility, duty, term, entrust to, appoint
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
3
  benevolence, virtue, goodness, commanding respect
  lady, woman, wife, bride
  cherry
  till, plow, cultivate
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
4
  apologize, thank, refuse
  burn, blaze, glow
  system, law, rule
  enemy, foe, opponent
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
5
  posture, build, pretend
  branch, support, sustain
  usual, ordinary, normal, regular
  occupation, camp, perform, build, conduct (business)
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
6
  elementary, principle, naked, uncovered
  guidance, leading, conduct, usher
  task, duties
  belong, genus, subordinate official, affiliated
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
7
  standard, measure
  miscellaneous
  show, indicate, point out, express, display
  Buddha, the dead, France
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
8
  safeguard, protect
  propose, take along, carry in hand
  create, make, structure, physique
  intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
9
  detain, fasten, halt, stop
  coin, .01 yen, money
  entertain, revive, retrieve, interest, pleasure
  acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive
 Japanese KanjiSelect English Meaning
10
  exploits, unreeling cocoons
  defense, protection
  responsibility, duty, term, entrust to, appoint
  thick, heavy, rich, kind, cordial, brazen, shameless


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)