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100
This Asian nation, found in the region of East Asia, is the most populated nation on the planet. This nation has the 2nd largest economy and a powerful military. Many nations of the world import their products from this Asian nation.
What is China?
100
This mountain chain, found in South Asia, is home to the world's tallest mountain, Mt. Everest. Nepal and Bhutan exist entirely within this chain of mountains.
What are the Himalayas?
100
Japan specializes in __________________, producing products like Nintendo, Sony, Toyota, Nikon.
What is Technology?
100
This incredibly valuable good, for which a major trading route between China and Europe is named, is spun by a worm in China. It is then dyed and turned into fabric.
What is silk?
100
When analyzing a map, this is the first thing you should look for to understand the map.
What is a map key?
200
This Asian nation, found in region of South Asia, is home to the world's second largest population. This nation is bordered by the Arabian Sea to its west, the Indian Ocean to its south, and the Bay of Bengal to its east.
What is India?
200
This weather phenomenon, relatively unique to Southern and Southeastern Asia, is a seasonal wind that often brings with it large amounts of rain, resulting in seasonal flooding.
What is a Monsoon?
200
Three nations in Asia are considered economic tigers. They are South Korea, Taiwan, and _____________.
What is Singapore?
200
This is the major religion in India.
What is Hinduism?
200

This kind of map represents countries, states and towns. Often they are painted different colors so we can see them better. This map shows names and boundaries.

What is a political map?

300
This Southeast Asian nation, home to the Angkor Wat, is nestled between the nations of Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the north and east, and Vietnam to the southeast.
What is Cambodia?
300
This natural physical feature is at the center of the Kashmir conflict. It is found almost entirely within Pakistan and is the major source of that nation's fresh drinking water.
What is the Indus River?
300
China's slow emergence as the second largest economy is largely to its past affiliation and style of government known as _________________. Similar to the style of government of the Soviet Union, this style of government focused on a command economy, where all economic decisions were made by the central government.
What is Communism?
300
This conflict, between India and Pakistan, is centered around a northwestern region of India. This conflict is representative of one of the most deadly disputes on the planet and is a major concern to the world due to both nations possessing nuclear weapons.
What is the Kashmir Conflict?
300

This is the name of the line located at 0 degree longitude:

What is the Prime Meridian?

400
This Asian nation, a close ally of the United States, is involved in a political dispute with its northern neighbor, with which it fought a war with in the 1950s. This Asian nation is found on the Korean Peninsula.
What is South Korea?
400
This mountain, found in Japan, is the highest within that nation. This mountain is an active volcano, though it remains snow capped year round.
What is Mt. Fuji?
400

What is the main cash crop grown throughout China?

What is Rice?

400
This building, a perfect example of Mughal architecture, is a major tourist destination in northern India, attracting more than 3 million visitors each year. This building was originally built as a tomb for the deceased wife of Mughal emperor Jahan.
What is the Taj Mahal?
400

What is the capital city of Iraq?

What is Baghdad?

500
This Asian nation is home to the world's 3rd largest economy. This Asian nation is a very close ally with the United States, having been defeated by them during World War II. This Asian nation, an chain of islands in the Pacific Ocean, was struck by a deadly Tsunami in 2011.
What is Japan?
500
This area, found in the Pacific Ocean, is home to a very active area of volcanoes and earthquakes, largely due to its position on the edges of the Pacific tectonic plate.
What is the Pacific Ring of Fire?
500

This economic alliance, similar to the European Union, was formed to promote economic growth between Southeast Asian nations.

What is ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)?

500
This Asian city was the host of the 2008 Summer Olympics. It faces incredible environmental issues, like smog, and has a similar air quality to Mexico City in the 1980s. With a population of over 20,000,000 people, this Asian capital is home to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall. This city also serves as the capital of China.
What is Beijing?
500

What is the most populated city in the entire world today?

What is Tokyo, Japan?

37.4 million people

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