By Shota B., Grade 4

Have you ever wondered how fast bullet trains go? Have you wondered how much trains are used in Japan? if you have, this is the perfect article for you!

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These are some fun facts and a quiz about the bullet train.

True or false: In Japan the train comes every three minutes.
True or false: Trains are used the same amount as cars in Japan.
True or false: Bullet trains hold the speed record at 480 miles per hour.Fun fact:

When the trains are really crowded, they have pushers or “oshiya” who push as many passengers on the train as possible.



Answers:  1. True  2. False, they are used more.   3. True, it holds the record at 480 miles per hour.