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Shimane Prefecture Quiz

Choose the correct answer.

1.Shimane Prefecture is located in the _______________ part of the Chugoku Region.

a)southern

b) northern

c) western

2.Shimane Prefecture is located in the Sea of __________.

a) Pacific

b) Ohoutsuku

c)Japan

3.The climinate in the eastern part of Shimane Prefecture is closer to that of ____________.

a)Hokuriku

b) Okinawa

c)Kanto

4.Shimane Prefecturefs symbol flower is ________ .

a) Tulip

b) Peony

c)Lily

5.Shimane Prefecturefs capital is ____________.

a)Hyogo

b)Nara

c) Matsue

6.Shimane Prefecture was once called __________.

a)Izumo

b) Owari

c)Echigo

7.The most famous novelist in Shimane Prefecture is ______________________.His most famous work is a collection of lectures entitled Japan:An Attempt at Interpretation.

a) Souseki Natsume

b) Yakumo Koizumi

c) Ryunosuke Akutagawa

8.The shrine of ___________is a national treasure and famed as the god of marriage in Shimane Prefecture.

a) Sumiyoshi

b) Kasukabe

c)Izumo

9.The lake _____________ in Shimane Prefecture is the fourth greatest lake in Japan.

a) Shinji

b)Biwa

c)Inawashiro

10.The whole of the ________Island in Shimane Prefecture is appointed as a national park, in which you can fully enjoy the stunning views of the Kokuga Seashore and the Shirashima Seashore.

a)Miyake

b)Hachijyo

c) Oki

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