Japanese Homelog
 
Population:127 million  (Tokyo 12.6 million)
Quiz Time <ul><li>When compared to Japan, California’s size is…. </li></ul><ul><li>Larger </li></ul><ul><li>Smaller </li><...
4 main islands & 7000 islands 372,000km ²  (×0.9 of CA)
 
 
 
 
 
Quiz Time <ul><li>Japanese people are considered as adults at age…. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>16 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>20...
<ul><li>Seijin-no-hi        ( 成人の日 ) </li></ul><ul><li>Coming-of-Age Day </li></ul><ul><li>Second Monday in January </li><...
Valentine’s Day
White Day – 3/14
Hinamatsuri – 3/3 <ul><li>Girl’s Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Display dolls wearing traditional court dress of the Heian per...
Children’s Day – 5/5 <ul><li>Boy’s Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Koinobori </li></ul><ul><li>Associates carps  with boys </li...
Quiz Time <ul><li>Koinobori represents… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Friends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Family </li></ul></ul><ul...
 
O-bon – 8/13 to 8/15
 
Quiz Time <ul><li>To welcome spirits of their ancestors, Japanese people use… </li></ul><ul><li>Water </li></ul><ul><li>Fi...
 
 
 
 
 
Quiz Time!! <ul><li>Which one is true?? </li></ul><ul><li>To become a geisha you have to…. </li></ul><ul><li>Be younger th...
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quiz Time <ul><li>True or False? </li></ul><ul><li>You enter an onsen wearing a bathing suit. </li></ul>
Look! They’re naked too ☺
 
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Japanese Homelog Presentation - Traditional Japan

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Powerpoint presentation detailing the history, geographics, and the traditional culture of Japan.

Held on April 16, 2007 at Asante Hall, UCSD.

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Japanese Homelog Presentation - Traditional Japan

  1. 1. Japanese Homelog
  2. 3. Population:127 million (Tokyo 12.6 million)
  3. 4. Quiz Time <ul><li>When compared to Japan, California’s size is…. </li></ul><ul><li>Larger </li></ul><ul><li>Smaller </li></ul><ul><li>Same </li></ul>
  4. 5. 4 main islands & 7000 islands 372,000km ² (×0.9 of CA)
  5. 11. Quiz Time <ul><li>Japanese people are considered as adults at age…. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>16 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>20 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>21 </li></ul></ul>
  6. 12. <ul><li>Seijin-no-hi       ( 成人の日 ) </li></ul><ul><li>Coming-of-Age Day </li></ul><ul><li>Second Monday in January </li></ul>
  7. 13. Valentine’s Day
  8. 14. White Day – 3/14
  9. 15. Hinamatsuri – 3/3 <ul><li>Girl’s Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Display dolls wearing traditional court dress of the Heian period (794-1192). </li></ul><ul><li>Dolls protect the owner. </li></ul>
  10. 16. Children’s Day – 5/5 <ul><li>Boy’s Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Koinobori </li></ul><ul><li>Associates carps with boys </li></ul>
  11. 17. Quiz Time <ul><li>Koinobori represents… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Friends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Family </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teachers </li></ul></ul>
  12. 19. O-bon – 8/13 to 8/15
  13. 21. Quiz Time <ul><li>To welcome spirits of their ancestors, Japanese people use… </li></ul><ul><li>Water </li></ul><ul><li>Fire </li></ul><ul><li>Special instrument </li></ul>
  14. 27. Quiz Time!! <ul><li>Which one is true?? </li></ul><ul><li>To become a geisha you have to…. </li></ul><ul><li>Be younger than 18 years old. </li></ul><ul><li>Be rich and from a good family </li></ul><ul><li>Have hair 3 feet long </li></ul>
  15. 34. Quiz Time <ul><li>True or False? </li></ul><ul><li>You enter an onsen wearing a bathing suit. </li></ul>
  16. 35. Look! They’re naked too ☺

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