Japanese Prefectures

Can you name all 47 of Japan's prefectures?
Technically 43 prefectures or "ken", 2 "fu", 1 "to" and 1 "dō"
Quiz by shiraishi722
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Last updated: December 22, 2019
First submittedFebruary 12, 2013
Times taken46,712
Average score51.1%
Rating4.94
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Prefecture
Aichi
Akita
Aomori
Chiba
Ehime
Fukui
Fukuoka
Fukushima
Gifu
Gunma
Hiroshima
Hokkaido
Hyōgo
Ibaraki
Ishikawa
Iwate
Prefecture
Kagawa
Kagoshima
Kanagawa
Kōchi
Kumamoto
Kyoto
Mie
Miyagi
Miyazaki
Nagano
Nagasaki
Nara
Niigata
Ōita
Okayama
Okinawa
Prefecture
Osaka
Saga
Saitama
Shiga
Shimane
Shizuoka
Tochigi
Tokushima
Tokyo
Tottori
Toyama
Wakayama
Yamagata
Yamaguchi
Yamanashi
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Level 48
Nov 1, 2014
+1 to the above comments!
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Level 48
Apr 25, 2015
Also, if this happens, as someone who knows Japanese, it'd be cool if when you typed in the answer, the name written in Kanji was shown.

1600+ how has this not gotten the star treatment?!

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Level 48
Apr 28, 2015
I made a post in JetPunk's subreddit recommending it for the front page: http://www.reddit.com/r/JetPunk/comments/2trgoe/how_do_i_rec_a_quiz_for_the_front_page/cqqzc9z
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Level 76
May 9, 2015
Good stuff, hopefully they will do it.
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Level ∞
Sep 20, 2015
You wore me down @NZRugbyQuizzes. Map added!
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Level 76
Sep 21, 2015
Thanks Quizmaster!
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Level 42
Oct 11, 2015
Thanks for the map! Finally I can learn the locations aswell.+++
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Level 65
Oct 16, 2015
yay map! thanks.
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Level 76
Nov 4, 2015
Close to 400 takes since the map was in place. Justifies the quizmaster's inspired decision to make a map quiz!
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Level 56
Nov 12, 2015
Thank you for adding the map, quizmaster! Otsukaresama!
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Level 50
Dec 21, 2015
一発!
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Level 68
Jan 3, 2016
This map scares me...
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Level 35
Aug 6, 2016
Why?
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Level 76
Feb 23, 2021
Why?
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Level 37
Sep 13, 2021
Why?
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Level 65
Jan 9, 2022
どうして?
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Level 56
Jan 25, 2022
?yhW
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Level 54
Mar 22, 2022
hi
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Level 76
Oct 22, 2016
New quiz. Top 10 prefectures in Japan by population.

http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/83115/10-most-populous-prefectures-of-japan

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Level 60
Feb 7, 2017
I got zero because I gave up after one second. But it was a thrill ride, I tells ya.
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Level 69
Mar 28, 2017
Time to finally learn all of those prefectures!
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Level 76
Oct 3, 2017
For a slightly different version of this quiz where you choose the highlighted prefecture, please click Here
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Level 76
Oct 28, 2017
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Level 76
Nov 20, 2017
Japanese Prefectures in Alphabetical Order
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Level 69
Feb 10, 2018
Could Gumma be allowed for Gunma? There are many ways to transcribe Japanese after all.
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Level 28
May 30, 2018
Fun quiz and great for learning the locations of the prefectures. Now when I hear a prefecture mentioned in the news or a drama/anime, I have an idea where it lies.
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Level 85
Dec 30, 2018
I could have used maybe ONE more minute... there are lots of these!
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Level 17
Mar 9, 2020
done in 1.04
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Level 51
Jun 25, 2020
Can I use this map for a quiz please?