Short essay questions about history of Japan

Choose 4 topics and write 4 short essays.
The length of each one is up to you as long as you can answer the question clearly.
There is no need for citation because this is for my in class exam.
The book I read for this class is Everyday life in traditional Japan; by Charles J. Dunn. If you need to read it I can sent it to you. Just provide me an email. You can also find the ebook on

Added on 03.03.2015 00:28
Attached is the list of the questions. Just choose 4 from the list.
And there is the cover of the book.