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__________ is the art of fine hand­ writing?

Calligraphy

1

Chinese calligrapher _______ ______ is credited for being the father of Calligraphy.

Wang Xizhi

2

This is a large group of scattered islands. (japan)

Archipelago

3

The four main islands of Japan are:

Hokkaido
Honshu
Shikoku
Kyushu

4

Before clans, two early immigrant tribes that settled in Japan were:

Jomon: "cord pattern" shown in art

Yayoi: brought farming and metalwork to Japan

5

This important large clan developed cities, a government, social classes, and a written language

Yamato

6

Part of the Yamato period was also known
as the ______ period, named after the giant
tombs they built.

Kofuns

7

The Yamato emperors claimed ti be a descendant of _________ _______ the mythical ancestor of all Japanese emperors. (descendant of the sun goddess)

Jimmu Tenni

8

This prince developed the Seventeen Article Constitution to govern Japan. He tried to being Chinese culture and Buddhism to Japan.

Prince Shotoku

9

The main religion of Japan was ________. It teaches every object or creature in nature has a spirit that should be worshiped as a god. It also believes the emperor is a God

Shintoism

10

These gods, or nature spirits, are called _____. The most important kami is the sun goddess, Amaterasu

Kami

11

In the year 645, A lot of changes came to Japan. This was known as the “Great Change” or ______ _______.

Taika Reform