English
1. http://www.asianart.com/articles/rubin/
2. http://students.ou.edu/T/Amanda.E.Theaker-1/worldlitstorybook.html

Azuchi-Momoyama period
1. http://www.japan-101.com/history/history_timeline.htm
2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azuchi%E2%80%93Momoyama_period

Project A
1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Meiji
2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/It%C5%8D_Hirobumi
3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukuzawa_Yukichi
4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saig%C5%8D_Takamori
5. http://www.pbs.org/empires/japan/timeline.html
6. http://meijiemperor.net/#The_Last_Shogun
7. http://www.japan-101.com/history/history_timeline.htm

Project B
1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Sino-Japanese_War
2. http://www.google.com/#q=the+first+sino+japanese+war&hl=en&sa=X&tbo=p&tbs=tl:1,tl_num:100&prmd=b&ei=HN31S7_cGIjRcaKt3fcL&oi=timeline_navigation_bar&ct=timeline-navbar&cd=3&ved=0CGoQywEoBA&fp=244bc79c41741c3

Project C
1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russo_Japanese_War
2. http://www.google.com/#q=the+russo-japanese+war&hl=en&prmd=ib&tbs=tl:1&tbo=u&ei=2t71S8yhLIz-7APivJTwBQ&sa=X&oi=timeline_result&ct=title&resnum=15&ved=0CFYQ5wIwDg&fp=e566b05060ea9f2e

Vocab
biwa-hoshi - Were travelling performers in the era of Japanese history preceding the Meiji period. They earned money by reciting literature to the accompaniment of biwa music. Most of the time they were blind, and they also adopted the shaved heads and robes similar to Buddhist monks.

acolyte - attendant, follower, assistant

retainers - a person who has served a certain family for many years

conjecture - the interpertation of omens and signs

reticence - reluctant or restrained.

bewitched - spooked, mystified

sutra - any of the sermons of buddha

The ghost story



Graph
1. Using the information on the restoration pp.258 - 264 explain the bar graph at the bottom of p.261


2. Using Excel could present this information in another format. Please state the format you plan to use and insert the pie chart, line chart, histogram or other chart or graph format on your own page within this wiki.


3. Like parts of the U.K. Japan went through Industrialisation rapidly. However Japan's Industrialisation was later than the U.K. Read the section titled "Economic policies and the beginnings of Industrialisation" p.p. 270- 280. Using Excel, graph (using a different graph format for each) the following statistics:

The graph is below:

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What was the easiest program to use in relation to displaying statistics? Why?
Excel, since i was used to using this program.

What would you like a graphing programme to do for you that you currently cannot access?
To do things that i dont know how to do and that it would do anything automatically.