The Ultimate Quiz On China

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 129

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China Quizzes & Trivia

A fun quiz to test your knowledge on China


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In what year did the Qing (Ching) dynasty of China end?
    • A. 

      1900

    • B. 

      1911

    • C. 

      1644

    • D. 

      1949

  • 2. 
    For approximately how many years did the British rule the city of Hong Kong?
    • A. 

      About 250

    • B. 

      About 50

    • C. 

      About 150

    • D. 

      About 350

  • 3. 
    What year did the British officially return the city of Hong Kong to China?
    • A. 

      1996

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      1999

    • D. 

      1997

  • 4. 
    In 1999, what city was returned to China from Portuguese rule?
    • A. 

      Hong Kong

    • B. 

      Taipei

    • C. 

      Shanghai

    • D. 

      Macau (Macao)

  • 5. 
    What does the name "Hong Kong" literally mean?
    • A. 

      Port Of Beauty

    • B. 

      Port Of Fragrance

    • C. 

      Port Of Pearl

    • D. 

      Port Of Dragons

  • 6. 
    For approximately how many years did Japan occupy Taiwan?
    • A. 

      About 100

    • B. 

      About 50

    • C. 

      About 300

    • D. 

      About 200

  • 7. 
    What is the most widely known Chinese contribution to medicine?
    • A. 

      First Heart Transplant

    • B. 

      Acupuncture

    • C. 

      Plastic Surgery

    • D. 

      Pharmaceutical Companies

  • 8. 
    What is the nickname given to the Huang He River?
    • A. 

      Mother Of Waters

    • B. 

      Great Provider

    • C. 

      Xi

    • D. 

      China's Sorrow

  • 9. 
    What do the complementary forces of yin and yang represent?
    • A. 

      Wealth And Health

    • B. 

      Good And Evil

    • C. 

      Right And Wrong

    • D. 

      Female And Male

  • 10. 
    What did Chinese astronomers discover 1600 years before European astronomers?
    • A. 

      Sunspots

    • B. 

      Comets

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Meteors

  • 11. 
    What were the Chinese the first people known to use?
    • A. 

      Names

    • B. 

      Two Names

    • C. 

      Tools

    • D. 

      Horses

  • 12. 
    Many historians believe Confucius was China's first what?
    • A. 

      Monk

    • B. 

      Professional Teacher

    • C. 

      Priest

    • D. 

      Celebrity

  • 13. 
    What were Chinese civil service exams based on?
    • A. 

      Knowledge About The Emperor

    • B. 

      Lessons Of Laozi

    • C. 

      Teachings Of Confucius

    • D. 

      Common Sense

  • 14. 
    Who was China's first emperor?
    • A. 

      Laozi

    • B. 

      Shi Huandi

    • C. 

      Confucius

    • D. 

      Lui Bang

  • 15. 
    What did Emperor Shi Huandi order to be built?
    • A. 

      Forbidden City

    • B. 

      Great Wall

    • C. 

      Dams

    • D. 

      A Mountain