Random facts from around the world

A quiz on places and culture from interesting parts of the world.
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You should know your world facts, make sure you know countries that are off the beaten path and a good knowledge of capitals, government and languages may come in handy on the test. Thank you for taking it and good luck?
1
Festivals in the land of the Thunder Dragon take place in what country?
  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • Bhutan
  • 2
    In what country is the thumbs-up gesture an insult?
  • Syria
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Iraq
  • Albania
  • 3
    Colombo is the capital of what country?
  • Trinidad
  • Sri Lanka
  • Mynamar
  • Brunei
  • 4
    Which is not in the middle east?
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Bahrain
  • Turkey
  • Jordan
  • Israel
  • Iran
  • Oman
  • 5
    Istanbul is the capital of Turkey
  • True
  • False
  • 6
    What landforms is northern India known for?
  • plains
  • mountains
  • desert
  • plateaus
  • valleys
  • shield
  • 7
    Beijing was once known as Peking
  • True
  • False
  • 8
    Quito is the capital of what country?
  • Ecuador
  • Brazil
  • El Salvador
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • 9
    In what city in England can you stand on the line separating the east and west hemispheres
  • London
  • Bath
  • Fiumicino
  • Greenwich
  • 10
    The Gobi desert is relatively cold
  • True
  • False
  • 11
    When did the communist party begin in China?
  • 1965
  • 1889
  • 1913
  • 1921
  • 12
    Bishkek is the capital of what country?
  • Uzbekistan
  • Mongolia
  • Lebanon
  • Tajikistan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • 13
    The Kayapo tribe of Brazil live on what connecting river that flow into the amazon
  • Xingu
  • Panama canal
  • Rimbodte
  • Harcacces
  • Jikieo
  • 14
    What is the most northern city in Morocco
  • Fez
  • Rabat
  • Tangier
  • Victoria
  • 15
    Kazahkztan is a Presidential republic
  • True
  • False
  • 16
    What language do people from Andorra speak
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Catalan
  • Ongota
  • Birale
  • Unanswered questions will be marked as wrong