What Do You Know About North Korea?

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What Do You Know About North Korea? - Quiz

What do you know about the asian country North Korea? Who are its neighbours and who is the president of this country? You think you know something about North Korea take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the official language of North Korea?

    • A.

      Korean

    • B.

      Chinese

    • C.

      English

    • D.

      French

    Correct Answer
    A. Korean
    Explanation
    The official language of North Korea is Korean. This is because the majority of the population in North Korea speaks Korean as their native language. Korean is also the language used in official government documents, education, and media in the country. Chinese, English, and French are not the official languages of North Korea.

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  • 2. 

    Which part of Asia is North Korea?

    • A.

      South

    • B.

      North

    • C.

      East

    • D.

      West

    Correct Answer
    C. East
    Explanation
    North Korea is located in the eastern part of Asia. It shares its borders with China to the north and northwest, and with Russia to the northeast. Additionally, it is situated on the eastern coast of the Korean Peninsula, facing the Sea of Japan (East Sea). Therefore, the correct answer is East.

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  • 3. 

    What is the capital of North Korea?

    • A.

      Pyongyang

    • B.

      Seoul

    • C.

      Wonsan

    • D.

      Nampo

    Correct Answer
    A. Pyongyang
    Explanation
    Pyongyang is the capital of North Korea. It is the political, economic, and cultural center of the country. The city is located on the Taedong River and is known for its iconic landmarks such as the Juche Tower and the Mansudae Grand Monument. Pyongyang is also home to numerous government buildings, museums, and universities. It plays a crucial role in the administration and governance of North Korea.

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  • 4. 

    What is the largest city in North Korea?

    • A.

      Rason

    • B.

      Sariwon

    • C.

      Hamhung

    • D.

      Pyongyang

    Correct Answer
    A. Rason
  • 5. 

    Who is the president of North Korea?

    • A.

      Vladmir Putin

    • B.

      Donald Trump

    • C.

      Kim Il-sung,

    • D.

      Kim Jong-un

    Correct Answer
    D. Kim Jong-un
    Explanation
    Kim Jong-un is the correct answer because he is the current president of North Korea. He assumed office in 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong-il. Kim Jong-un is the third generation of the Kim dynasty to rule North Korea and has been in power for almost a decade. His leadership is characterized by a strict authoritarian regime and a focus on nuclear weapons development.

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  • 6. 

    Who was the country's first leader?

    • A.

      Kim Il-sung

    • B.

      Kim Jong-un

    • C.

      Kim Jong-un

    • D.

      Kim Jong-il

    Correct Answer
    A. Kim Il-sung
    Explanation
    Kim Il-sung is considered the country's first leader because he was the founder and first Supreme Leader of North Korea. He established the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in 1948 and held the position of leader until his death in 1994. Kim Il-sung played a crucial role in shaping North Korea's political system and ideology, known as Juche, and his leadership laid the foundation for the Kim family dynasty, with his son and grandson succeeding him as leaders.

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  • 7. 

    Where is most of the foreign embassies accredited to North Korea  located?

    • A.

      Beijing

    • B.

      Pyongyang

    • C.

      Seoul

    • D.

      Tonga

    Correct Answer
    A. Beijing
    Explanation
    Most of the foreign embassies accredited to North Korea are located in Beijing. This is because Beijing is the capital city of China, which is a neighboring country to North Korea. Beijing serves as a major diplomatic hub and has the necessary infrastructure and resources to accommodate foreign embassies. Additionally, having embassies in Beijing allows for easier communication and coordination between North Korea and other countries.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these countries is widely accused of having perhaps the worst human rights record in the world?

    • A.

      North Korea

    • B.

      Russia

    • C.

      China

    • D.

      Poland

    Correct Answer
    A. North Korea
    Explanation
    North Korea is widely accused of having perhaps the worst human rights record in the world. The country has been criticized for its oppressive regime, lack of political freedom, and widespread human rights abuses. Reports of forced labor, torture, and arbitrary detention have raised serious concerns among international human rights organizations. The government tightly controls all aspects of its citizens' lives, limiting their freedoms and suppressing dissent. North Korea's human rights record has been a subject of global attention and condemnation for many years.

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  • 9. 

    North Korea is borded to the North by which other Asian Country?

    • A.

      South Korea

    • B.

      Japan

    • C.

      China

    • D.

      Thailand

    Correct Answer
    C. China
    Explanation
    North Korea is bordered to the North by China. China shares a border with North Korea, making it the neighboring country to the north.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these countries has  the fourth largest  active duty  army in the world ?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      North Korea

    • D.

      USA

    Correct Answer
    C. North Korea
    Explanation
    North Korea has the fourth largest active duty army in the world. This means that out of the given countries, North Korea has the fourth highest number of active duty military personnel.

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