Top 10 China facts Selected as the most interesting among China related questions in China quiz Which number is considered unlucky in East Asia?4. Words "four" and "Death" have very similar pronunciation in Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean and Japanese. In East Asia many buildings do not have a 4th floor. Some high-rise residential buildings omit all floor numbers with "4", e.g., 4, 14, 24, 34 and all 40–49 floors. Created by: Sumit TamangSouth Korea facts » Where is karate from?Ryukyu Kingdom. Karate developed from the indigenous martial arts of Ryukyu Islands (today Japanese) under the influence of Chinese martial arts. The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom from the 15th to 19th century, and despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East Asia. Until the 19th century, it has had much more in common with China, than with Japan.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport of Japan facts » Which European country was a close ally of People's Republic of China in 1960s?Albania was a communist country which decided to stand on the Chinese side during the Soviet-Chinese split. Afterwards, relations between both countries improved greatly. Albanian newspapers were reprinted in Chinese newspapers and read on Chinese radio. Albania led the movement to give the People's Republic of China a seat in the UN, replacing the Republic of China's (Taiwan) seat in 1971.Created by: globalquiz.orgEurope facts » When was the One-Child Policy introduced in China?1979. The One-Child Policy was implemented in China in 1979, which limited most Han Chinese couples to having only at most one child. Couples who do not abide by this law would have to pay fines or be forced to go for abortion.Created by: LINGAsia facts » What is the profession of the man on the photo?The Fisherman. Fishing with cormorants is a very old and popular practice in Japan and China. Today more oriented towards tourism. In Gifu, Japan, Japanese cormorant (P. capillatus) is used; Chinese fishermen often use the big cormorants (P. carbo). Anthracnose (anhinga), related to cormorants, are also used for this fishing technique.Created by: Katarzyna DąbrowskaFar East facts » Where did the tofu cheese originate?In China. Chinese legend ascribes its invention to prince Liu An, who was suppoted to invent it in 164 B.C. o Japan the cheese arrived at the beginning of the second millennium.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskacuisine facts » Whose quotations are contained in the famous "Little Red Book"?Mao Tse-Tung. In 1966, all regions across China were ordered to build hundreds of new printing houses to publish the "Quotations of Chairman Mao Tse-Tung". The most popular versions were printed in small sizes that could be easily carried and were bound in bright red covers, becoming commonly known in the West as the Little Red Book. The book was printed in about 1 billion copies, which makes its second only to the Holy Bible.Created by: Tschukacommunism facts » The brown and white color of Panda is:Subspecies feature. Qinling Panda - Ailuropoda melanoleuca qinlingensis is the only subspecies of the giant Panda. Brown and white Qinling Pandas they are usually smaller and live only in the mountains Qinling in Shaanxi province. There have been only 7 documented brown Pandas in the last 25 years, among about 300 Qinling Pandas living in the wild. Created by: dyl3kmammals facts » What is the population of the Republic of China?23 million. Officially, the government of Republic of China, known as Taiwan, has claimed sovereignty over all of China. From 1949 to the 1970s, the primary mission of the military was to "retake the mainland", but it has shifted to defense now.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of China facts » Which city has the largest number of buildings taller than 100m?Hong Kong lost its leadership to Dubai if only high-rise skyscrapers above 300m are counted. But in category "over 100m", its position is safe with over 2300 buildings. It is followed by New York City with less than 800.Created by: globalquiz.orgskyscrapers facts » Play China quiz and see all the questions.