WONDER #2369: Who Were the Samurai?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. why Japan’s government is no longer ruled by the samurai.
  2. the pros and cons of having a private army.
  3. the rules laid out for samurai in the bushido.
  4. the samurai, a group of Japanese warriors who ruled Japan for several hundred years.

Question 2 of 3

Women trained as samurai warriors were called ________________.

  1. Xena-senshi
  2. onna-bugeisha
  3. onna no hito
  4. Amazons

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a value of the bushido?

  1. Justice
  2. Courage
  3. Wealth
  4. Loyalty

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