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Which Asian Country?

Can you answer these multiple choice questions whose answers are Asian countries?
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Last updated: April 17, 2019
First submittedMarch 23, 2019
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1. What country is considered the birthplace of Siddhārtha Gautama, aka Buddha?
Nepal
Japan
China
Vietnam
2. Which country possesses nuclear weapons?
Iraq
Vietnam
Saudi Arabia
Pakistan
3. Which country shares a border with Afghanistan?
India
North Korea
Russia
Iran
4. Where is Tagalog commonly spoken?
Turkmenistan
Bangladesh
Singapore
Philippines
5. In what country would you find the lowest elevation (on land) in the world?
China
South Korea
Kazakhstan
Israel
6. In what country would you find the city of Mandalay?
Japan
Iraq
India
Myanmar
7. Where does the Mekong River meet the sea?
Bangladesh
China
Laos
Vietnam
8. Which country has the larger population?
Myanmar
Indonesia
United Arab Emirates
Malaysia
9. What country was formerly known as Ceylon?
Bangladesh
Sri Lanka
Bhutan
Tajikistan
10. Where is the Kaaba located?
Thailand
Saudi Arabia
Turkey
India
11. Which country's territory was NOT occupied by Japan in World War II?
Thailand
Indonesia
Singapore
North Korea
12. Which of these countries borders the Caspian Sea?
India
Azerbaijan
Syria
Turkey
13. Which of these countries is mostly Christian?
Mongolia
Georgia
Cambodia
Taiwan
14. Which of these countries has a capital that DOESN'T start with T?
Japan
Iran
Uzbekistan
North Korea
15. Which of these countries is a monarchy?
Philippines
Bangladesh
Oman
South Korea
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level 72
Apr 17, 2019
Thailand was invaded by Japan in 1941, and of course the Bridge over the River Kwai, where Japan constructed a railway to Myanmar using POW forced labour, is in Thailand.
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level 74
Apr 17, 2019
Invasion, five (5) hours of fighting, ceasefire, a few days that could be called occupation I guess, after that alliance that allowed Japan to operate in Thailand and build railways among other things, but wasn't formally an occupation. Dunno, I'd still put it on the not-occupied list.
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level ∞
Apr 18, 2019
Plus all the other countries were obviously occupied.
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level 60
May 29, 2019
They were only "allowed entry" because they were invaded. It was a de facto occupation at the end of a gun barrel
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level 52
May 29, 2019
That is only known as the death Railway
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level 56
May 29, 2019
Jerry my man, Thailand wasn't occupied. While Japanese troops marched through Thailand and Myanmar to get to Malaysia, occupy is way too strict of a term to use to describe their action.
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level 67
May 29, 2019
I guess Thailand could have refused entry ..... Ha Ha Ha
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level 60
May 29, 2019
They were invaded, and capitulated. How is that not occupation? How is that different from, say, Holland?
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level 20
May 29, 2019
Japan forced Siam to join the Axis (Siam is Thailand)
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level 64
Apr 17, 2019
Ah I had that the only thing between the British empire and the Russian Empire was Afghanistan. Keyword being empire....
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level 76
May 29, 2019
This comment is whistling pass the graveyard...
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level 80
Apr 18, 2019
I would have thrown India in as a possible answer for the Buddha birth question (instead of, say Vietnam). It might have gotten a lot of votes.
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level 71
Apr 18, 2019
It also would have been terribly confusing, because the area was in India then, but is in Nepal now.
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level 71
Apr 18, 2019
Is it safe to say that there was an India back then?
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level 71
Apr 22, 2019
I agree, would have been good to put India as an option.
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level 28
May 29, 2019
India has a border with afghanistan
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level 67
May 29, 2019
Jammu and Kashmir is Indian and it does indeed border Afghanistan.
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level 55
May 30, 2019
The part that does border Afghanistan is recognized as Pakistani on Jetpunk.
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level 74
May 29, 2019
Actually, Tagalog is not uncommon in Singapore ;)
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level 64
May 29, 2019
Easy, 3:07 left
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level 58
May 29, 2019
Please change 'Which country has the larger population' to largest for Question 8.
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level 57
Jul 18, 2019
I think technically Oman is a sultanate, not a monarchy (which would have a king).
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level 28
Jul 24, 2019
I’m Filipino :D Kumusta ka? (If you know what it means, you can answer lol) Edit: And speak in Tagalog to answer hehe
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level 77
Jul 24, 2019
mahal kita