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

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How well versed are you?

Are you a world history buff? Now is your chance to prove that you really know all about the world by acing this Asian history quiz!

 Apr 08, 2019

1 of 18Which Asian country invented fireworks?

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Mongolia
China
Vietman

2 of 18Japanese warrior ___ carried two swords. One for combat & one for suicide

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Samurai
Soldiers
Kingsmen

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

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Hou Zhu
Genghis Khan
Alexander the Great

4 of 18Which man-made Chinese structure is supposedly visible from space?

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Taj Mahal
Temple of Artemis
Great Wall of China

5 of 18Where would you go to eat Dim Sum?

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Korea
China
Cambodia

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

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Jewish
Christian
Shinto

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

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North Korea
South Korea

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

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Dynasties
Successions
Periods

9 of 18Originating from China, ___ focuses on moral conduct and social harmony.

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Christianity
Confucianism
Hinduism

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

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China
South Korea
Japan

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

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India
Thailand
Taiwan

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

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Siddhartha Gautama
Abraham
Muhammad

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

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Mt Fuji
Mt Everest
Matterhorn

14 of 18Which prominent figure helped India gain independence from the UK in 1947?

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Mandela
Dalai Lama
Gandhi

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

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Japan
Indonesia
Russia

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

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Burma
Aztec
Maya

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

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Ramen
Pho
Tom Yum

18 of 18Chinese New Year, or ___, is honored each spring with vibrant festivities.

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Lunar New Year
Solar New Year
Celestial New Year
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