Geography of Asia questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography of Asia. Play geography of Asia quiz and see all the questions. What is that?Yardang. A yardang is a streamlined protuberance carved from bedrock or any consolidated or semiconsolidated material by the dual action of wind abrasion by dust and sand, and deflation which is the removal of loose material by wind turbulence. They can be found in most deserts across the globe.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 29% barchanbarchan60yardangyardang95ripple markripple mark61mogotemogote106deserts riddles » K2 lies on the border of ...China and Pakistan. K2 is the second highest mountain in the world, after Mount Everest,It is on the border between China and Pakistan. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the extreme difficulty of ascent. It has the second-highest fatality rate among the eight thousanders. With around 300 successful summits and 77 fatalities, about one person dies on the mountain for every four who summit.Created by: Tschukavery hard 35% Nepal and ChinaNepal and China3293Bhutan and NepalBhutan and Nepal1490China and PakistanChina and Pakistan3837India and NepalIndia and Nepal2131Himalayas riddles » What is the dominant religion in Kazakhstan?Islam is the largest religion in Kazakhstan, followed by Eastern Orthodoxy. After decades of religious suppression by the Soviet Union, the coming of independence witnessed a surge in expression of ethnic identity, partly through religion. Hundreds of mosques, churches, and other religious structures were built in the span of a few years.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% christianitychristianity3423islamislam11806folk religionfolk religion1468buddhismbuddhism1580Central Asia riddles » What is the dominant religion in Uzbekistan?Islam. Muslims constitute 90% of the population of Uzbekistan. During the Soviet era, Uzbekistan had sixty-five registered mosques and as many as 3,000 active mullahs and other Muslim clerics. For almost forty years, the Muslim Board of Central Asia, the official, Soviet-approved governing agency of the Muslim faith in the region, was based in Tashkent.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 79% christianitychristianity1292islamislam15272folk religionfolk religion994buddhismbuddhism1580religions riddles » What is the dominant religion in Cambodia?Buddhism. Around the 13th century, monks from Sri Lanka introduced Theravada Buddhism to Southeast Asia. The religion spread and eventually displaced Hinduism and Mahayana Buddhism as the popular religion of Angkor. It became the official state relifion in 1295.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% christianitychristianity2040islamislam2810folk religionfolk religion2133buddhismbuddhism10941countries riddles » What is the dominant religion in Thailand?Buddhism. Thailand's national religion, Theravada Buddhism, is central to modern Thai identity. 94% of Thais are Buddhists.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 79% christianitychristianity737islamislam2180folk religionfolk religion1031buddhismbuddhism15502Thailand riddles » What is the dominant religion in Sri Lanka?Buddhism. Sri Lanka has the longest continuous history of Buddhism of any predominately Buddhist nation (about 70% of the population are Buddhists). Buddhism is given special recognition in the Constitution which requires Sri Lankan to "protect and foster the Buddha Sasana"Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% christianitychristianity2372islamislam3986folk religionfolk religion1553buddhismbuddhism10211Asia riddles » What is the name of this lake?Balkhash. Lake Balkhash is the 13th largest lake in the world. The lake is divided by a strait into two distinct parts. The western is a fresh water half, while the eastern half is saline.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 27% BaikalBaikal2252BalkhashBalkhash1282BalatonBalaton653OntarioOntario478satellite photos riddles » Which of the two Korean countries is more populous?South Korea. With a population of 50.2M, South Korea is more than twice as populous as North Korea (24.5M). Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 58% North KoreaNorth Korea3453South KoreaSouth Korea15447Both have comparable populationsBoth have comparable populations978Unknown due to lack of information about North Korean populationUnknown due to lack of information about North Korean population6506Korea riddles » Which city is associated with cremated bodies lying on the banks of a river?Varanasi. Hindus believe that bathing in the Ganges remits sins and that dying in Varanasi ensures release of a person's soul from the cycle of its transmigrations. Those who are lucky enough to die in Varanasi, are cremated on the banks of the Ganges, and are granted instant salvation. Thus, many Hindus arrive here for dying.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 45% HyderabadHyderabad1702KanpurKanpur5867VaranasiVaranasi8259LuxorLuxor2168death riddles » Play geography of Asia quiz and see all the questions.