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Countries that Border China Quiz

Name the 14 countries that border China.
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Last updated: July 23, 2019
First submittedApril 10, 2012
Times taken81,683
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Border Length
Country
4,677 km
Mongolia
3,605 km
Russia
3,380 km
India
2,185 km
Myanmar
1,533 km
Kazakhstan
1,416 km
North Korea
1,281 km
Vietnam
Border Length
Country
1,236 km
Nepal
858 km
Kyrgyzstan
523 km
Pakistan
470 km
Bhutan
423 km
Laos
414 km
Tajikistan
76 km
Afghanistan
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level 21
Apr 13, 2012
Done with 3:23 to go. I'm surprised so little get Bhutan. :D
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level 66
Apr 17, 2019
I’m not, it’s a pretty small country. It helps that I always think of it as being paired with Nepal.
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
And it isnt really familiar and there are a lot of those not too familiar b's most of which are small. Bahrain, brunei, benin, I am sure i am missing atleast one.
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level 44
Apr 13, 2012
nice quiz. got all. nearly forgot Tajikistan though
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level 39
Apr 13, 2012
Ahh I spelled Kyrgyzstan wrong.....
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level 28
Jun 21, 2014
Think Kyr-gyz-stan. Helps a lot. :)
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level 56
Jan 14, 2017
great
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level 76
Oct 27, 2014
Thought I spelled it correctly but it wasn't accepted, so maybe I didn't.
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level 67
Jan 11, 2017
Yeah, another who missed it despite trying a few different spelling combinations. Not sure if I typoed or not, but I was trying the spelling I normally use (that I though was correct, obviously not) and it has been accept on all other quizes. Did you import Jet Punks type-ins, because it looks like you're a bit stricter on what is acceptable than a lot of other quizes. Fine if that's intentional, just a tad frustrating.
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level 49
Jan 13, 2017
The spelling "Kyrgyrstan" is accepted in Countries of the World, but not on this one. I missed that one too, because of spelling.
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level 59
Sep 26, 2019
I know the struggle.... But since I did my master thesis about an area in Kyrgyzstan, I know now how to spell it :D must have written it million times by now :D
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level 58
Apr 13, 2012
D'oh... spelled tajikstan instead and was wondering why it wouldn't take it :[
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level 44
Apr 13, 2012
i definitely did not know all the answers. But with that much time allowed, it game me a chance to type in every "--------stan" country I could come up with - eventually getting them all right.
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level 18
Apr 16, 2012
@geographygal, really? vietnam was the first one i got xD
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level 35
Apr 30, 2012
OMG. Dead. As if i forgot Veitnam.
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level 20
Oct 10, 2012
I didn't know it touched all those stans'
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level 48
Oct 10, 2016
It touches a few stans. Interestingly at the point where the west of China borders Kazakhstan, there is a four hour time difference. All of china runs at the same time as Beijing.
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
That is fascinating when you think about it. I allready knew about the one time zone, but never really thought about what it would be like crossing a border.
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level 51
Oct 10, 2012
missed Bhutan and couldn't spell Tajikistan.
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level 56
Jan 14, 2017
tadijikistiaijian
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level 22
Dec 2, 2012
Would have gotten them easily if I could spell Kyrgyzstan right.
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level 28
Dec 28, 2012
Got em all with 3:11 left....WOOT!
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level 8
Apr 1, 2013
got them all but I almost forgot North Korea. I only got them because of my parents adoption(s) from china and teaching us everything about china because of the adoption(s)
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level 12
Jul 3, 2013
Soo Fun... I missed 3 :(
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level 19
Jul 31, 2013
I am Chinese and I forgot Laos :(
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level 7
Jan 26, 2014
In the top 10 under 30 2nd's
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level 21
Apr 23, 2014
3:05 Left. Perfect, all of them.
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level 46
Jun 1, 2014
Done with 3:27 to go. Why does no one get kyrgyzstan?
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level 80
Jul 16, 2014
Huh? 67% of people get Kyrgyzstan, as of today.
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level 32
Sep 3, 2014
I spelled Tajikistan wrong I thought it was spelled Tajikstan
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level 23
Aug 7, 2018
That’s because that’s the correct spelling
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level 57
Oct 8, 2018
Ts nt becase ts th corrct spellng - ts actully th wrng on.
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level 45
Sep 26, 2019
You what mate?
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level 22
Sep 23, 2014
Got them all.4:37 time to spare
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level 22
Oct 25, 2014
lol you forgot the 2nd k in kazakhstan
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level 33
Oct 25, 2014
So close, I couldn't spell three of the stans!
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level 62
Oct 27, 2014
So close! I got all of them except Burma.
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level 2
Oct 28, 2014
aced it too easy
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level 67
Dec 6, 2014
Just realised that total borders for China = 22,077 km .... quite a stretch!
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level 62
Jan 4, 2015
100% with 3:05 left
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level 62
Jan 21, 2015
2:54
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level 36
Jan 26, 2015
3:33 to go! just like the Russia one....
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level 8
Feb 22, 2015
Oh i finished with 2:22 to go!
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level 58
May 13, 2015
3:12 left
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level 24
Aug 12, 2015
2:41 left, but I though Hong Kong and Macau were also borders?
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
They arent considered countries
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level 20
Aug 26, 2015
All correct with 3:20 left.
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level 49
Feb 8, 2016
Thanks for the 5 points
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level 19
Feb 21, 2016
2:04 left! Forgot about India and did it last
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level 47
Mar 30, 2016
1:30 left.
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level 57
May 13, 2016
North Korea does not share a very big border with China. LOL!!!!!!!!!
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
That makes you laugh that hard?
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level 32
Jun 28, 2016
Great quiz, but i recommend giving people less time
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level 16
Sep 21, 2016
were is thailand
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level 80
Jan 11, 2017
In Southeast Asia.
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level 25
Oct 1, 2016
you spelled kazakistan
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level 45
Jun 6, 2019
You mean Kazakhstan, or did you just have a stroke?
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level 25
Oct 1, 2016
wrong
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level 43
Oct 8, 2016
Try 1 minute sprint version here.
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level 41
Oct 17, 2016
done with 2:14 left
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level 65
Nov 12, 2016
I missed Kyrgyzstan because I tried using "Kirghistan" which is generally accepted and easier to spell.
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level 26
Jul 31, 2017
Missed Bhutan... how?? I'm just glad I got Kyrgyzstan with one second remaining...
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level 24
Aug 10, 2017
all this time on the world quiz ive been spelling Tajikistan wrong and it has never pulled me up
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level 43
Nov 25, 2017
Same here
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
Now you know
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level 38
Feb 19, 2018
I can't believe that I missed Nepal! -
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level 32
Mar 11, 2018
did it with 2:46 remaining. fun quiz! it took me a hot second to get nepal
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level 33
Mar 29, 2018
Where is Tibet on the list?
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level 38
Apr 18, 2018
Tibet isn't a country. It was annexed in 1950 and has been part of China ever since.
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level 50
Apr 30, 2018
Completed with help from a map. Speed is just bragging by sad people
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level 49
May 29, 2018
Almost forgot Nepal and Bhutan but got India pretty much right away.
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level 53
Jul 10, 2018
can you accept DPRK for North Korea? if you accept ROK for South Korea than you should accept the DPRK.
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level 25
Jul 10, 2018
I put kazakistan so I didn't get perfect lol
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level 4
Jul 11, 2018
I have completed it with my first try at 1 minute
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level 23
Jul 11, 2018
How did I forget Myanmar?!
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level 25
Oct 25, 2018
It's funny, the ones who do these kinds of quizzes are usually the ones who pretty much know geography. because in the countries of the world quiz, no one knows Mongolia.
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
That makes me wanna look at that quiz, because it really isnt an obscure country, unlike some stans, a lot of african countries and most of oceania. And most islands in general
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level 61
Jul 28, 2019
I checked, it is actually 40th guessed out of 196, so that is pretty high up. Especially since most (I estimate atleast 90%) start either at the americas or europe.
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level 77
Sep 26, 2019
How could you forget about China bordering Mongolia? They didn't build that giant wall just for decoration.
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level 77
Sep 26, 2019
spoiler alert Trump administration: it didn't work
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level 69
Sep 26, 2019
You couldn't wait to bring politics into the quiz.
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level 77
Sep 26, 2019
I waited 7 years. What's the appropriate waiting period?
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level 80
Sep 28, 2019
Politics is a bit of a stretch. What tbolt meant to say is “You couldn’t wait to bring Trump into this quiz.” If it was anyone else he wouldn’t have complained.
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level 43
Jan 15, 2019
3:20 left
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level 42
Jan 27, 2019
Almost forgotten Kazakhstan
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level 60
Aug 9, 2019
Interesting, I did not know afghanistan borders china, seems weird.
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level 77
Sep 26, 2019
It's that little piece of Afghanistan that sticks out at the top and stretches eastward. That part borders China. it's actually part of the ancient Silk Road, though currently the main pass is closed on the Chinese side.
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level 17
Sep 26, 2019
For some reason I've struggled with Afganistan for like a minute :D