Bangladesh factsAsia quiz
Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?
Pakistan. Noted for her charismatic authority, Benazir Bhutto was nicknamed "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetorical opposition to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state.
What is the capital city of Bangladesh?
Dhaka is one of the world's most populated cities, with a population of 17 million people in the Greater Dhaka Area. It is the largest city in the Bengali-speaking world. The old city of Dhaka was the Mughal capital of Bengal and the hub of the worldwide muslin and silk trade, regarded as one of the wealthiest and most prosperous cities in the world.
What is the currency of Bangladesh?
Bangladeshi taka. The Bangladeshi taka is the currency of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. The most commonly used symbol for the taka is "৳" and "Tk", used on receipts while purchasing goods and services. ৳1 is subdivided into 100 poisha.