10 most difficult Japan riddles A list of ten (out of 79) Japan related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Japan quiz What was the name of the sword used by the Ninja?Ninjatō. The ninjatō or shinobigatana, are allegedly the preferred weapon that the Shinobi of feudal Japan carried. It is portrayed by modern ninjutsu practitioners as the weapon of the ninja, and is prominently featured in popular culture. Replicas of this sword have also been prominently on display at the Ninja Museum of Igaryu located in Igavery hard 16% KatanaKatana56%NinjatōNinjatō16%KunaiKunai12%Ninja did not use swords.Ninja did not use swords.14%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 543 answers in 2 languages »Far East riddles » What was the favorite dog breed of the Japanese court was? Japanese Chin . The Japanese Chin is unique in that they are owned strictly for companionship. Their distinct appearance and personality eventually captured the hearts of Japanese royalty and resulted in ownership being restricted to those of royal and noble bloodvery hard 17% PekingesePekingese51% Japanese Chin Japanese Chin 17%Tibetan SpanielTibetan Spaniel8%Japanese inuJapanese inu22%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 768 answers in 2 languages »dogs riddles » What was the name of the Japanese flagship during the Battle of Tsushima? (currently a museum ship in Yokosuka)Mikasa is a pre-dreadnought battleship built for the Imperial Japanese Navy. After 1922, Mikasa was decommissioned in accordance with the Washington Naval Treaty and preserved as a museum ship at Yokosuka. Mikasa is the last remaining example of a pre-dreadnought battleship anywhere in the world.very hard 18% MikasaMikasa18%MusashiMusashi16%YamatoYamato40%YamamotoYamamoto24%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 466 answers in 2 languages »wars riddles » Where is karate from?Ryukyu Kingdom. Karate developed from the indigenous martial arts of Ryukyu Islands (today Japanese) under the influence of Chinese martial arts. The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom from the 15th to 19th century, and despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East Asia. Until the 19th century, it has had much more in common with China, than with Japan.very hard 21% JapanJapan49%ChinaChina20%Ryukyu KingdomRyukyu Kingdom21%TaiwanTaiwan8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4152 answers in 4 languages »sport of Japan riddles » How many mountain chains are there in Japan?29. About 73% of Japan is mountainous, with a mountain range running through each of the main islands. Japan's highest mountain is Mount Fuji, with an elevation of 3,776 m (12,388 ft). The mountainous islands of the Japanese archipelago form a crescent off the eastern coast of Asia. They are separated from the mainland by the Sea of Japan, which historically served as a protective barrier. very hard 22% 3317%5524%111136%292922%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 433 answers in 2 languages »mountains riddles » On August 9, 1945, B-29 bomber Bockscar lifted off, carrying the nuclear weapon "Fat Man". Which city was it heading to?Kokura. The crew was under orders to only bomb visually. When they got to Kokura they found the haze and smoke obscuring the city as well as the large ammunition arsenal that was the reason for targeting the city. They made three unsuccessful passes, and eventually headed for Nagasaki and its torpedo factory, the alternative target. In Japan, the phrase "Kokura luck" was coined to describe lucky avoidance of the great misfortune without being aware of it.very hard 23% HiroshimaHiroshima39%NagasakiNagasaki33%KokuraKokura23%MoscowMoscow3%Created by: Sophie Letherman. Statistics based on 6315 answers in 4 languages »World War II riddles » Which of these countries has the highest level of afforestation?Japanese inu. Among developed countries, Japan has one of the highest levels of afforestation, over 68% of the area - beign surpassed only by Sweden and Finland.very hard 23% RussiaRussia47%NorwayNorway11%BrazilBrazil17%Japanese inuJapanese inu23%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 246 answers in 2 languages »trees riddles » When the Japanese high speed train Shinkansen began service?1964. The Tōkaidō Shinkansen began service on 1 October 1964, in time for the first Tokyo Olympics. The first Shinkansen trains, the 0 series, ran at speeds of up to 210 km/h. Now the maximum operating speed is 320 km/h, with a test run of a world record 603 km/h reached in 2015.very hard 25% 1964196425%1974197431%1984198428%1994199413%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2560 answers in 2 languages »technology riddles » Which of the Japanese motorcycle manufacturers is the largest?Honda is the largest motorcycle manufacturer in Japan and has been since it started production in 1955. In 1960, Honda was also the first among them to begin exporting to the U.S. very hard 27% SuzukiSuzuki15%KawasakiKawasaki23%YamahaYamaha32%HondaHonda27%Created by: Bùi Đình Luật. Statistics based on 6773 answers in 2 languages »car brands riddles » What is the name of Japanese general and politician that was called "The Hitler of the Far East" during WW II?Hideki Tojo was a general of the Imperial Japanese Army and the Prime Minister of Japan during much of WW II. He was responsible for ordering the attack on Pearl Harbor. After the war, Tojo was arrested, sentenced to death by the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, and hanged on December 23, 1948.very hard 27% Iwane MatsuiIwane Matsui4%Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi12%Isoroku YamamotoIsoroku Yamamoto55%Hideki TojoHideki Tojo27%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 655 answers in 2 languages »history of Japan riddles » Play Japan quiz and see all the questions.