Asia - General Knowledge Question and Answer

Asia - Question and Answer

The highest mountains on earth namely Mount Everest, K2, Kanchenjunga are located in  


The Lesser Himalayas
The Greater Himalayas
The Outer Himalayas
None

Answer:

The highest mountains on earth namely Mount Everest, K2, Kanchenjunga are located in The Greater Himalayas.


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What is the highest mountain on Earth (from sea level to top)?  


Kangchenjunga
Mount Everest
K2
Mount Moulton

Answer:

Mount Everest, also known in Nepali as Sagarmatha and in Tibetan as Chomolungma, is Earth's highest mountain. Its peak is 8,848 meters (29,029 ft) above sea level. Mount Everest is in the Mahalangur Range. The international border between China (Tibet Autonomous Region) and Nepal run across Everest's summit point. Nearby peaks include Lhotse, 8,516 m (27,940 ft); Nuptse, 7,855 m (25,771 ft), and Changtse, 7,580 m (24,870 ft) among others. Another nearby peak is Khumbutse, and many of the highest mountains in the world are near Mount Everest.


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What is Earth's largest continent by population?  


Africa
Asia
North America
South America

Answer:

Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres. It shares the continental landmass of Eurasia with the continent of Europe and the continental landmass of Afro-Eurasia with both Europe and Africa. Asia covers an area of 44,579,000 square kilometers (17,212,000 sq mi), about 30% of Earth's total land area and 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area. The continent, which has long been home to the majority of the human population, was the site of many of the first civilizations. Asia is notable for not only its overall large size and population but also dense and large settlements as well as vast barely populated regions within the continent of 4.4 billion people.


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Turkmenistan has a land border with which of these countries?  


Tajikistan
Pakistan
Afganistan
Kyrgyzstan

Answer:

Turkmenistan is a country in Central Asia, bordered by Kazakhstan to the northwest, Uzbekistan to the north and east, Afghanistan to the southeast, Iran to the south and southwest, and the Caspian Sea to the west.


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This is the shape of which country?  



Pakistan
Uzbekistan
Afganistan
Kazakhstan

Answer:

This is the shape of Pakistan.


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This is the flag of which country?  



Russia
South Korea
China
Japan

Answer:

This is the flag of China.


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What is the name of this country or territory?  



Nepal
Bhutan
Bangladesh
Tibet

Answer:

Nepal


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What is the name of this country or territory?  



Jordan
Syria
Oman
Lebanon

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Vientiane lies on the banks of which river?  


Mekong
Yongding
Buriganga
Kura

Answer:

Vientiane is the capital and largest city of Laos, on the banks of the Mekong River near the border with Thailand. Vientiane became the capital in 1563 due to fears of a Burmese invasion but was later looted then razed to the ground in 1827 by the Siamese (Thai). Vientiane was the administrative capital during French rule and, due to economic growth in recent times, is now the economic center of Laos.


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Which of these cities is the most western?  


Manila
Shanghai
Beijing
Guangzhou

Answer:


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What is the main currency of Afghanistan?  


Afghani
Rupiah
New Shekel
Baht

Answer:

Afghani is the main currency of Afghanistan.


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This is the flag of which country?  



Maldives
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Kazakhstan

Answer:

This is the flag of Maldives.


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The Ringgit is the main currency of which of these countries or territories?  


Brunei
Turkmenistan
Malayasia
Thialand

Answer:

The Ringgit is the main currency of Malaysia.


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What is the capital of Syria?  


Damascus
Aleppo
Beirut
Cairo

Answer:

Damascus is the capital of Syria.


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This is the flag of which country?  



Thailand
Malaysia
Laos
Mayanmar

Answer:

This is the flag of Thailand.


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What is the capital of China?  


Tianjin
Shanghai
Beijing
Hong Kong

Answer:

Beijing is the capital of China.


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What is the main currency of Pakistan?  


Won
Rupee
Dinar
Yuan

Answer:

Rupee is the main currency of Pakistan.


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