WONDER #192: What Are Sakura?

Question 1 of 3

Cherry blossoms are an icon of the cultural identity of which country?

  1. Japan
  2. England
  3. Ecuador
  4. Russia

Question 2 of 3

The Japanese tradition of picnicking under a blooming cherry tree to view its natural beauty is known as what?

  1. sakura
  2. hanami
  3. harikari
  4. picnicki

Question 3 of 3

In 1912, Japan gave over 3,000 cherry trees to which country as a gift to celebrate the countries’ friendship?

  1. Ecuador
  2. Brazil
  3. Canada
  4. United States

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