Cbaw Pmo Multicultural Event Trivia - Asia

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  • 1. 

    The name of which Indian River means "the son of the creator"?

    • A.

      Krishna

    • B.

      Sutlej

    • C.

      Ganga

    • D.

      Brahmaputra

    Correct Answer
    D. Brahmaputra
    Explanation
    "Brahma", in Sanskrit the ancient Indian language, means Creator and "Putra" means son.

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  • 2. 

    What is the official language of Vietnam?

    • A.

      Mandarin

    • B.

      Vietnamese

    • C.

      French

    • D.

      Cantonese

    Correct Answer
    B. Vietnamese
    Explanation
    The official language of Vietnam is Vietnamese. This is because Vietnamese is the most widely spoken language in the country and is used in all official government communications, education, and media. Mandarin, French, and Cantonese are not official languages of Vietnam and are spoken by smaller communities within the country.

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  • 3. 

    How does Qatar get most of its fresh water?

    • A.

      Rainfall

    • B.

      Desalination plants

    • C.

      Glacier

    • D.

      Bore wells

    Correct Answer
    B. Desalination plants
    Explanation
    Rainfall is negligible in Qatar, averaging 100 mm (3.9 in) a year. The combination of these two facts restricted both the population that could be supported and the extent of agricultural and industrial development in Qatar before the desalination plants were established. (There are no glaciers in Qatar!)

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  • 4. 

    The city of Sylhet and the Sylhet Division of Bangladesh are important parts of which beverage industry that were an important part of the British Empire and still are an important part of every day life in Britain?

    • A.

      Coffee

    • B.

      Milk

    • C.

      Tea

    • D.

      Beer

    Correct Answer
    C. Tea
    Explanation
    The Sylhet Division is known for its tea gardens and tropical forests. Most of the tea estates are located in a region called Sri Mangal or Srimangal, "The land of two leaves and a bud". The region is the tea capital of the country.

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  • 5. 

    A trip to which of the following cities would allow you to visit the St. George Maronite Cathedral, the Mohammad al-Amin Mosque and the Sursock Museum?

    • A.

      Beirut

    • B.

      Ankara

    • C.

      Tripoli

    • D.

      Cairo

    Correct Answer
    A. Beirut
    Explanation
    Located on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut is the capital and cultural center for the country of Lebanon. A visit to Beirut will allow you to see the St. George Maronite Cathedral which stands right beside the Mohammad al-Amin Mosque. These two beautiful houses of worship are symbols of the great religious diversity to be found in Lebanon.

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