Week 2: Geography
Estimated Time: 1 hour
Download and print the map at the link below for use in this course.
Japan with Ryukyu Islands free map, free blank map, free outline map, free base map boundaries, prefectures, main cities (white)
Map Japan with Ryukyu Islands boundaries prefectures main cities (white) Japan with Ryukyu Islands - prefectures Aichi, Akita, Aomori, Chiba, Ehime, Fukui, Fukuoka, Fukushima, Gifu, Gunma, Hiroshima, Hokkaido, Hyogo, Ibaraki, Ishikawa, Iwate, Kagawa, Kagoshima, Kanagawa, Kochi, Kumamoto, Kyoto, Mie, Miyagi, Miyazaki, Nagano, Nagasaki, Nara, Niigata, Oita, Okayama, Okinawa, Osaka, Saga, Saitama, Shiga, Shimane, Shizuoka, Tochigi, Tokushima, Tokyo, Tottori, Toyama, Wakayama, Yamagata, Yamaguchi, Yamanashi.
Using the map below, label the following geographical locations:
- South Korea
- North Korea
- Pacific Ocean
- Sea of Japan
Japan Maps & Facts
The archipelago of Japan contains over 4,000 islands stretching along the Pacific coast of East Asia, with four major islands (sometimes referred to as the "Home Islands"): Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu and Shikoku. These four islands can be seen on the physical map of the country above.
Watch this video to learn about the prefectures of Japan.
What did you learn?