What Do You Know About The Kirin/Qilin?

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What Do You Know About The Kirin/Qilin?

The kirin/qilin is a mythical creature in East Asian cultures known to appear during the death of a ruler or a sage. This fun quiz tests your knowledge of the kirin.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Kirin is also the Japanese word for?
    • A. 

      Goat

    • B. 

      Elephant

    • C. 

      Giraffe

    • D. 

      Monkey

  • 2. 
    The kirin has been physically described as?
    • A. 

      Lion-like

    • B. 

      Unicorn-like

    • C. 

      Harmful

    • D. 

      Huge

  • 3. 
    Kirin is depicted as?
    • A. 

      Metal

    • B. 

      Chimerical

    • C. 

      Staggy

    • D. 

      Toy-like

  • 4. 
    Which of these is present on the body of a kirin?
    • A. 

      Lightning

    • B. 

      Scales

    • C. 

      Spikes

    • D. 

      Hair

  • 5. 
    The kirin is believed to occasion?
    • A. 

      Creativity

    • B. 

      Healing

    • C. 

      Prosperity

    • D. 

      Life

  • 6. 
    The kirin is also a Japanese?
    • A. 

      Beer

    • B. 

      Shoe

    • C. 

      Attire

    • D. 

      Outfit

  • 7. 
    The kirin is characterized as?
    • A. 

      Tamed

    • B. 

      Saggy

    • C. 

      Hooved

    • D. 

      Pterodactyl

  • 8. 
    A Ming Dynasty depiction of the qilin from the Sancai Tuhui was published in?
    • A. 

      1666

    • B. 

      1422

    • C. 

      1500

    • D. 

      1609

  • 9. 
    In The Twelve Kingdoms anime series, based on the fantasy novels by Fuyumi Ono, the kirin chooses the?
    • A. 

      Bride

    • B. 

      Monarch

    • C. 

      Sage

    • D. 

      Headmaster

  • 10. 
    In the video game series Final Fantasy, Kirin is one of the?
    • A. 

      Modifiers

    • B. 

      Fighters

    • C. 

      Espers

    • D. 

      Rulers