How Much Do You Know About China?

 China is one of the oldest and most influential cultures in the world. These days, China has become the awakening giant, with a big hand to play in global politics and, these days, also ground zero for the Covid-19 virus. How much do you know of this huge country? This trivia quiz will challenge your knowledge of China with 20 interesting questions...
 
 
In China, each year is represented by...
We are currently in the year of the Rat.
An Animal
A Plant
A Constellation
An Emperor
 
 
The Capital of China is...
Beijing
Shanghai
Guangzhou
Hangzhou
 
 
The Current President of China is...
Hu Jintao
Xi Jinping
Jian Zemin
Jet Li
 
 
China is the ______ biggest country by area.
China is the 3rd largest country by area at 9,706,961 sq km (3,747,879 sq miles).
First
Second
Third
Fourth
 
 
In 2020, it was estimated that there are 30-40 million more _______ in China.
Due to the one child policy a lot of couples only had a boy and now there are more men than women.
Women than men
Men than women
 
 
Due to the Chinese population, roughly 1 in every _______ people in the world is Chinese.
10
9
7
5
 
 
True or False: Fortune Cookies are originally a Chinese Custom.
They were actually invented in San Francisco. The Chinese have no such tradition.
True
False
 
 
Which of these countries does NOT share a border with China?
Pakistan
Russia
India
Iran
 
 
China is the __________ economy in the world.
China is the 2nd biggest economy after the United States
Largest
Second Largest
Third Largest
Fourth Largest
 
 
In ________, China became the third country to send a person to space.
1983
1993
2003
2013
 
 
True or False: In China it's illegal not to visit your elderly parents.
Indeed, as long as they are over 60 years old.
True
False
 
 
In Chinese, China is referred to as 'Zhōngguó' - What does that mean?
The Middle Country
Kingdom of God
The Only Kingdom
Kingdom of Men
 
 
The name of the Chinese currency is _______
Renminbi
Yen
Won
Ringgit
 
 
True or False: The summit of Mount Everest marks the border between China and Nepal.
True
False
 
 
The National sport of China is ___________
Table Tennis
Soccer
Basketball
Baseball
 
 
Which of these is NOT a Chinese invention?
Soccer
Paper
Gunpowder
Democracy
 
 
True or False: China has over 15 official time zones.
China uses only one time zone officially, so some areas have their official sunrise as late as 10am!
True
False
 
 
China's National animal is __________
A Giant Panda
A Phoenix
A Macaw
A Tiger
 
 
The Chinese consider the number _______ as especially lucky
The luckiest number is 8, because it sounds similar to the Chinese word for prosperity. 4 is the most unlucky.
8
4
1
3
 
 
In China, the color red is the color of ____________
Happiness
Rage
Vengeance
Family
You May Need a Visit to China!
It doesn't seem like you know much about China, as your scores were low. Maybe it just doesn't interest you, or maybe you want to learn more. In any case, China is a big player in everyone's lives these days, so a little knowledge doesn't hurt! Check your answers below to see your mistakes or try again!
You're Welcome Anytime!
You definitely have some good knowledge of China. You probably have some intellectual curiosity or you pay attention to the pieces of the puzzle you hear about this country. Whether you've been or not, I'm sure you'd be appreciated in China for what you know, and you can check what you don't know in the mistakes and the correct answers shown below.
You're An Honorary Chinese!
Wow, you aced this test! Are you Chinese? Or maybe you've been to this giant country before? In any case, you have an impressive knowledge of this country, its culture and various important facts about it. We're super impressed and we guess you're either a person of the world with huge amounts of knowledge or you know a lot about China or both! We bow before your glory.
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