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Which religion is the most popular in the world?
Christianity. The CIA's World Factbook gives the distribution of religions as Christian 33.39%, Muslim 22.74%, Hindu 13.8%, Buddhist 6.77%, Sikh 0.35%, Jewish 0.22%, Baha'i 0.11%, other religions 10.95%, non-religious 9.66%, atheists 2.01%. (2010 est.)
What is the world's most densely populated country?
Monaco is far the world's most densely populated country with a population of just 32,410 per 2 cubic kilometers. Singapore is the next most populated mostly because of tourists, but only has about half of Monaco's population per sq. kilometer.
Who's the compositor of "Swan Lake" ballet?
Pyotr Tchaikovsky. Swan Lake is a ballet composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in 1875–76. Despite its initial failure, it is now one of the most popular of all ballets. The scenario, initially in two acts, was fashioned from Russian and German folk tales and tells the story of Odette, a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer's curse.
Which of the following highly developed countries has the lowest population density?
Australia. Apart from Norway (13 persons / km2), the differences between the remaining three are minimal: Australia 3 people / km2; Iceland 3.1; Canada 3.4
Who wrote "Adventures of Huck Finn"
Mark Twain. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "The Great American Novel".
In which country is the Potala Palace?
In China. Potala Palace was the seat of the nominal rulers of Tibet until 1959, when the Dalai Lama XIV fled from Tibet as a result of a failed uprising. It is located in the capital of Tibet, Lhasa, at an altitude of about 3,700 m. It is the highest situated palace in the world. The name '' Potala '' probably comes from the holy mountain of Tibetan Buddhism, Putuo in southern China, the mythical residence of Bodhisattva Chenrezig. Tibetans think that Potala is the work of the gods, and people would never be able to bring such a magnificent building. According to legend, it was built in just one day.
Which major division within Christianity is the most popular in the world?
Roman Catholic. The Roman Catholic Church is the world's largest Christian church, with 1.2 billion members worldwide. There are about 600 millions of Protestants and 350 million of Orthodox Church members.
How many stars are on the Chinese flag?
5. The red background symbolizes the revolution and the golden colours were used to "radiate" on the red background. The five stars and their relationship represents the unity of Chinese people under the leadership of the Communist Party of China. In the original description of the flag by Zeng, the larger star symbolizes the Communist Party of China, and the four smaller stars that surround the big star symbolize the four social classes (the working class, the peasantry, the urban petite bourgeoisie and the national bourgeoisie) of Chinese people.