Think You Know Asian History? Try Passing This Quiz That 75% Of People Fail

How well versed are you?

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 Apr 08, 2019
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Question: 1/18Which Asian country invented fireworks?


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China
Mongolia
Vietman

Question: 2/18Japanese warrior ___ carried two swords. One for combat & one for suicide


samurai
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Kingsmen
Samurai
Soldiers

Question: 3/18What Asian warlord conquered more of the world than anyone else in history?


terracotta warriors
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Genghis Khan
Alexander the Great
Hou Zhu

Question: 4/18Which man-made Chinese structure is supposedly visible from space?


China
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Taj Mahal
Temple of Artemis
Great Wall of China

Question: 5/18Where would you go to eat Dim Sum?


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Cambodia
China
Korea

Question: 6/18Native to Japan, the ___ religion has no established doctrine or scripture.


Shinto
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Christian
Shinto
Jewish

Question: 7/18Which Korean country touches the borders of China and Russia?


korea
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South Korea
North Korea

Question: 8/18China's history is broken into ___, aka the ruling family at the time.


China
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Periods
Successions
Dynasties

Question: 9/18Originating from China, ___ focuses on moral conduct and social harmony.


chinese temple
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Confucianism
Hinduism
Christianity

Question: 10/18___ has many regional styles of ramen, such as miso and tonkotsu.


food, ramen
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China
Japan
South Korea

Question: 11/18Buddhism arose in the eastern part of Ancient ___.


buddhist temple
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Taiwan
India
Thailand

Question: 12/18___ is regarded by Muslims to be the last of the prophets sent by God.


islamic temple
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Siddhartha Gautama
Abraham
Muhammad

Question: 13/18___, aka the tallest mountain in the world, lies on top of Nepal and China.


nepal
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Mt Everest
Matterhorn
Mt Fuji

Question: 14/18Which prominent figure helped India gain independence from the UK in 1947?


holi festival india
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Gandhi
Dalai Lama
Mandela

Question: 15/18Kamikaze, also known as suicide pilots during WWII, were from what country?


World War II
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Indonesia
Russia
Japan

Question: 16/18What is the country of Myanmar historically known as?


bago
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Aztec
Maya
Burma

Question: 17/18What Vietnamese street food consist of a rich broth, rice noodles and meat?


vietnamese, pho
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Ramen
Pho
Tom Yum

Question: 18/18Chinese New Year, or ___, is honored each spring with vibrant festivities.


Chinese New Year
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Celestial New Year
Lunar New Year
Solar New Year
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